42B College House Hostel provides a designated area for smoking and a meeting room also offering a sunbathing terrace, a golf course and a baggage storage. The hostel serves as an example of Edwardian architecture in Whanganui.
The hostel is situated near a museum and a gallery. Serving both food and drinks, Angora and Thai House Express 2 are situated around 400 meters from the property.
Wanganui airport is 10 minutes' drive from the hostel.
Aside from heating, a seating area, a personal computer, a closet and a separate toilet, rooms have beds with foam pillows and linens. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Rooms are fitted with single beds, sofa beds and bunk beds. Guests have access to private bathrooms.
The hostel offers bicycles for rent.
Sports facilities include cycling, skiing and fishing.
Wireless internet is available in the hostel rooms for free.
Private parking is possible on site for free.