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Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel
3 stars

Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

2 Plymouth Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
Whanganui, New Zealand
See location+64 6348 2301
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₪171
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rate per night

8.6
Great
based on 535 reviews
535 reviews

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About Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Located next to the Whanganui River, Braemar House is a restored historic building, built in 1880, that offers a range of accommodation options from Deluxe Private rooms in the B&B wing through to Economy Family/Group and Private Cabins and budget-friendly shared Dormitory rooms. All rooms at Braemar House Wanganui include central heating. Some rooms in the B&B wing have access to the verandah with garden and river views. All B&B wing rooms are decorated in period design. There is a fully equipped kitchen for hostel guests’ use. Breakfast is served in the dining room for B&B wing guests. Both the hostel and B&B wing have a large lounge with TV, DVD player and a library. Free unlimited high-speed wireless internet access is available for all guests and there is free on-street parking at the front of the property. Laundry facilities are also available (charges apply). Barbecue facilities are available in the gardens. Braemar House is a 10-minute walk from cafes, restaurants and shops in Wanganui town centre. The historic restored paddle steamer Waimarie passes daily in front of Braemar House.

Latest deals for Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Additional bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Dining

  • Shared kitchen
  • Restaurant
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • No smoking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Family friendly

  • Books, DVDs, music for children

Reviews of Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

8.6
Very good535 verified reviews
5.6Couples
3.7Families
8.7Solo
2.5Friends
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What can I expect from the breakfast at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

You can expect an exceptional cooked breakfast, as highlighted in many guest reviews. The breakfast is a standout feature of the hotel, offering a delightful start to the day.

What are the common concerns about the bathrooms at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Some guests mentioned that the shower was a bit cramped, while others expressed disappointment in the supply of hot water for showers. However, the shared bathrooms were generally clean and well-maintained, as noted in the reviews.

Is the parking availability at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel convenient?

Yes, there is free parking available at the hotel, which is a convenient feature for guests. However, some guests noted that the off-street parking is limited, so street parking may be necessary.

What are the standout features of the rooms at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Guests highlighted the comfortable beds, well-furnished rooms, and the availability of electric blankets, creating a cozy and comfortable stay. Additionally, the rooms offer a unique old-world charm, adding to the overall experience.

When is the best time to visit Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

The high season at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel is in April, making it an ideal time to experience the hotel's warm and welcoming atmosphere, as mentioned in the guest reviews. However, it's important to note that the low season is in March.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Consider Room Selection

If you prefer a quieter environment, consider requesting a room with a garden view as it offers a peaceful atmosphere away from the street.

Take Advantage of the Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to Kowhai Park, Sarjeant Gallery, and Queens Park makes it an ideal location for exploring these attractions on foot.

Plan Your Visit According to Season

Consider visiting in April, which is the high season, to experience the best weather and fully enjoy the nearby outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and canoeing.

Enjoy the Quirky, Old-Fashioned Vibe

Guests appreciated the unique historical charm and decor of the property, which provides a different experience compared to modern hotels.

Utilize the Laundry Facilities

The availability of laundry facilities with detergent, clothesline, and pegs makes it convenient for guests to do their laundry at a reasonable price.

Opt for the B&B Section for a Comfortable Stay

Guests found the B&B section to offer comfortable and clean rooms, with a nice lounge area and a well-run environment.

Take Advantage of the Free Parking

The hotel offers free parking, making it convenient for guests with their own transport to explore the surrounding areas.

Consider the YHA Hostel for a Budget-Friendly Stay

The YHA hostel provides clean and well-maintained facilities, making it a good choice for budget-conscious travelers.

Enjoy the Homely Atmosphere

Many guests appreciated the homely and comfortable feel of the property, making it a welcoming place to stay.

Location

2 Plymouth Street, Whanganui 4500

What's nearby

  • Kowhai Park0.4 km
  • Sarjeant Gallery0.9 km
  • Queens Park0.9 km
  • Whanganui Museum0.9 km
  • Moutoa Gardens1 km
  • Ward Observatory1.1 km
  • New Zealand Glassworks1.2 km
  • Watt Fountain1.2 km
  • Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum1.2 km
  • Victoria Park1.4 km
  • Memorial Tower1.7 km
  • South Beach5.9 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 15:30, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

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FAQs when booking at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel

  • Where is Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel located?

    Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel is located at 2 Plymouth Street, 1.1 km from the center of Whanganui. Kowhai Park is the closest landmark to Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel?

    Check-in time is 15:30 and check-out time is 10:00 at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel.

  • Does Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel offer free parking?

    Yes, Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel offers free parking.

  • How far is Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel from the airport?

    Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel is 5 km from Wanganui. Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel is 65.2 km from Palmerston North.

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    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel in Whanganui and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Braemar House B&b And Yha Hostel.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.1

Distance to city center

1.1 km

Nearest Airport

Wanganui

Distance to airport

5.0 km