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    Lodge in the City

    152 Taranaki Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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      2 adults
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          US$41
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          17 Mar 2017
          “Cheap & cheerful but would not recommend”
          21 Feb 2017
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 195 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          It's a very nice hostel , we had a great time staying here . We love the kitchen with a big lounge area for meeting and chilling with all the travelers . As I saw ,the hostel is cleaning up the public areas 3-4 times...More

          Thank Joy H
          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          This is the most run down hostel i have seen so far. I was also surprised with all the bad reviews. I was expected something terrible but it was not. I stayed 2 nights for 44$ in Wellington CBD at the end of the tourist...More

          Thank Philippe L
          Reviewed 20 April 2017

          I stayed here for three nights and the staff were very friendly, the hostel was very big, almost like an old hotel. We paid $19 per night in a dorm and everything was clean and organised. The location is perfect as it's only a short...More

          Thank Liane P
          Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

          Worst hostel we have ever stayed in... Never ever will stay there again and don't recommend anyone else to stay there. The rooms were filthy and old, the whole place was dark, dim and dirty and the shower rooms were mouldy. Really horrible! It needs...More

          Thank amystephensuk
          Reviewed 18 March 2017

          Best part of my two night stay was the staff. Though sparse in number, they were unfailingly cheerful, polite and patient. I hope they get paid well! Overall, I thought standards of cleanliness were okay but the owner needs to pump some money and get...More

          Thank HelenJG786
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          • Price range
          • US$19 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 80
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          Craig M
          I need to call you regarding money owed to me as per my early exit.i am leaving for employment in Christchurch
          11 August 2016|
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          Response from Craig M | Reviewed this property |
          thanks lodge management.I now await your assurance that I will be re-funded
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          Craig M
          please inform me of your desk phone number,i cant find anywhere
          11 August 2016|
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          Response from Dee706 | Reviewed this property |
          Lodge In The City 152 Taranaki Street,Wellington 6011 04 385 8560
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          Heinz L
          To: Lodge in the city, wellington Hello from Austria! I stayed in your house in November 10th 2015. We ordered a double room and as we checed in, we first payed the room. As we walked up the stairs and saw the room - it was the wrong one ! We could not take this room - it was terrible - it was a dorm. Some days later we also stayed in your house on the Camper - parking and were very satisfied !! So we got the deposit back - but not the 55.- for the room. So i try again to get my money back. Please send me my money back - to my credit card: MASTER Card: 5173 3735 5819 7514 12/18 Heinz Laengle Or my bank account: IBAN: DE0751 2308 0026 2233 5839 BIC: WIREDEMMXXX Or my other bank account: IBAN:AT3203900001903921 BIC: RLNWARWWAUE Please contact me for any questions. Greetings, Heinz Längle I have already sent you the copy of your confirmation. Bereich mit Anhängen Vorschau für Anhang "Scan_20151211_132754.jpg" ansehen [Bild]
          10 March 2016|
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          Response from Craig M | Reviewed this property |
          I think your un-happy about no re-fund?. I have been told mine will be re-funded tonite,into my master card,i do know how to help you .Have you got my G-M acc?
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          "Street side not overlooking courtyard. Take earplugs. Avoid levels and rooms next to common areas."
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          "Quieter rooms away from Vivian & Taranaki St. junction"
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          "The higher you go up the building the more peaceful it gets. Remember folks 20 bucks a night and very good..."
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