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Modern and Safe

24hr access with electronic swipe key. Free locker in dorm.




Backpackers Central Hamilton has a high-speed WiFi system which provides hook-up to the Internet from anywhere in the hotel lobby.



Thinking of the comfort and safety of our guests, Backpackers Central Hamilton offers free private parking (subject to availability).


About Us

We are located in the heart of Hamiltons CBD on the main street. minutes away from Hamilton Transport Centre. Modern, safe (24hr access with electronic swipe key), clean and affordable.

We know backpackers well so have everything you need. High-speed unlimited WiFi, free big lockers, free car park, clean, modern rooms, well-appointed kitchens, guest laundry, guest computers, convenient tour/shuttle arrangement, etc.

Our backpackers' central team is always ready to provide personalized service should you need anything at all.



rick198927, via TripAdvisor
“Stayed at this hostel in march, close to the town and local amenities, staff helpful, very clean and quiet at night. Free tea and coffee available in kitchen. Would recommend. Close to Waikato river, bars and restaurants.”
Robin Censure, via facebook
“Awesome staff! Add a very central location making it super easy to visit the town and you've got a great hostel to stay in while in the area. Keep up the good work guys!”
Mauricio Kimura, via Google
“Organized, clean and great atmosphere. Less than 10min walking from the bus terminal.”
Iker, via
“The kitchen is great! Unlimited and awesome WiFi. Very good and common sense rules and advices! One of the most friendly staff I've ever seen.”