We use server virtualisation to run thousands of "container" instances. Your WordPress site has its own web-server container and database container. "Containers" are highly-optimised and they run your website better and faster. See our Technical page for more info.


  • Great for starting out
  • Personal onboarding assistant
$37/mth Host My Site


  • Higher memory allocation and CPU priority
  • Personal onboarding assistant
$57/mth Host My Site


  • More dedicated resources
  • Multiple workers for better response times
  • Great for Woocommerce stores
  • Personal onboarding assistant
$87/mth Host My Site

The one and only true worry-free WordPress hosting solution in New Zealand, with real support—From only $37/mth. Check Plans & Pricing.

Included with Medieval hosting plans

PHP 7.X, 5.6

Choose from a range of PHP versions all the way up to the latest and fastest 7.2

HTTP/2 + Brotli

Take advantage of full HTTP/2 support, along with next generation server compression for a much faster website browsing experience.

Dedicated Resources

Serve all page requests under your own steam. Dedicated computing power and memory reserved just for your website.

Regular Backups

Full and incremental backup schedules to ensure the safe integrity of your data.

Free Migration

Move your WordPress site to Medieval for free.


Our web servers interact with the Let’s Encrypt service to obtain certificates, and will automatically take care of renewal too.

Full SSD

Get incredible SSD performance with mission-critical data integrity.

Fast Database Backend

Ultra-fast database backend to compliment your WordPress website.

Uptime Guaranteed (99.95%)

24/7 robust uptime monitoring, our engineers are alerted if your site goes down.

Legendary Support

20 years of web hosting experience, and 10+ years WordPress development experience.

Guarded against harmful plugins

Automatic shutdown protection for compromised WordPress installations.

Super-charged WordPress admin area performance. Testing the speed of the admin area is the best measurement for testing server performance. This is actual footage of the WordPress admin area running on Medieval. Try it out for yourself, you can request a free trial.

Enjoy a Faster Website

Medieval specialises in bringing to you the very best experience. You'll get the right support and advice from experts who've worked with WordPress for over 10 years. Our robust hosting platform provides the latest technology for your website so that it can perform at its best.

Free Migration

Move your WordPress site to Medieval for free! Our knights-in-really-shiny-armour will take care of everything for you, installing WordPress, the database migration, data transfer, copying files etc. You even get a temporary URL to test your site with before pointing your domain name to Medieval’s servers.

Legendary Customer Support

We have over 20 years of web hosting experience, and 10+ years WordPress development experience. We know our service upside down, inside out and are ready, willing and able to provide you with a level of support which is second to none.

Are you a WordPress developer?

We're developers too. Every day, developers are crafting a masterpiece for their clients using our platform.

Medieval provides developers with a standardised and predictable hosting environment which means issues are easier to diagnose and your latest creation, just works. View our technical page for the juicy bits.

Solid hosting and support.

“I can’t say enough about the service we receive from Medieval. If you want solid hosting and support for your website that works and is effective – Medieval has got you covered.”

- Miles Jackson, Grey Power Federation New Zealand Ltd

Their technical knowledge is incredible.

“I have worked with many hosting companies, and Medieval is without question the best WordPress hosting company I have ever worked with. Medieval took control of transferring my websites and made the whole process easy. They are always available to answer questions, and their technical knowledge is incredible. Honestly, do your self a favour and get Medieval to host your WordPress site, you will not regret it!”

-Chris, The House Painters

Fast & Secure Hosting.

“I can highly recommend these guys for fast & secure hosting keeping everything up to date behind the scenes without you even knowing it been done”

- Gerry Roiall, #1hospo
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