Stern steal


Our Hostel offers accommodation in single and twin share rooms for both women and men. Accommodation is available on nightly and weekly rates.

The hostel is located at 28 Pembroke Street, Hamilton, 3240

GPS: S 37°47′ 45″ / E 175° 16′ 48″

Hostel facilities include:

  • A shared kitchen located on each floor equipped with fridge, freezer, microwave, oven, jug and toaster.
  • Each floor has a lounge with a television.
  • Bathrooms on each floor with gas/solar hot water showers and shared unisex toilets.
  • Internet computer and wifi access.
  • Coin operated laundry facilities.
  • Free ironing space and outdoor clothes drying lines.
  • Free off-street vehicle parking and covered bicycle rack.
  • Fire protection sprinklers.

Please note:  Alcohol restrictions apply and hostel rooms are smoke-free.


Our Hostel is centrally located:

28 Pembroke Street, Hamilton 3240

It is within easy walking or cycling distance (5-15 minutes) from:

  • The Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec)
  • Waikato Hospital, Braemar private hospital and Cancer Society’s Lion’s Lodge
  • Waikato Rugby Stadium and Seddon Cricket Park
  • Hamilton Central  City  – Shopping, Movies, Hood and Victoria St Restaurants & Bars, Clarence Street Pak’n Save supermarket, tennis courts and gyms.
  • Lake Rotoroa (Hamilton Lake) (Balloons lift-off point) Waikato River and Hamilton Gardens
  • Clarence Street, The Meteor and Founders’ Theatre.
  • Bus/rail connections for Hamilton’s free circle-CBD bus; the Orbiter ticketed circle-city route and Frankton Railway Station.   The Orbiter bus stops at Waikato University and Wintec Avalon/Rotokauri campuses, Westfield Chartwell and Te Awa/The Base Te Rapa shopping malls.
  • Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton East is 2 km from the YWCA.



YWCA of Hamilton New Zealand

07 838 2219