Welcome to the website of  The New Railway Hotel. For your overnight stay at discount prices, whether an en-suited room, bunk room bed, or a longer term stay. We are very centrally situated with everything within walking distance. All rooms are fully furnished & Air conditioned. We have no hidden costs like a lot of Hostels do.


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 If you're a backpacker set to head through Palmerston North, located in the beautiful Manawatu region of New Zealand, come stay at The New Railway Hotel for comfortable full service accommodation on a budget. Whether it is for one night or one week, our rates and services are unbeatable. 

The Ideal Location for Exploring New Zealand

Palmerston North is the perfect stop for backpackers looking to explore both the North and South Islands of New Zealand, but while you're here there's plenty to see and do. The New Railway Hotel is located right in the heart of Palmerston North, seconds away from the Intercity bus Terminal. The friendly owner Garry lives to serve tourists and will set you up with all the tips you need to make your New Zealand backpacking trip unforgettable.

Comfort and Convenience at a Fraction of the Cost

At the New Railway Hotel we always offer great rates on the most comfortable, yet cheap, backpackers accommodation in Palmerston North. From time to time we even offer special promotions. During your stay, feel free to visit our internet cafe to keep in touch with family and friends, or simply unwind. For the best choice in Palmerston North accommodation get in touch with Garry and he'll sort you out.



You simply can't beat The New Railway Hotel, so why not join us?
Click to book your backpacker stay today. We look forward to seeing you soon.
  Cancellation Policy:
For a cancellation refund to be paid we require a full 24 hours notice by noon the preceding day to check-in: No refund will be paid if request is less than the 24 hours required on any cancellation day: No refunds are payable on a room given at a 33% discount or more of the advertised overnight room rate. Group bookings will differ.