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The Cambridge Hotel

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“courtney place”(50 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(36 reviews)
“great location”(66 reviews)
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The staff and people really make this historic hotel a nice place to stay. Can't say enough nice things about how helpful the desk staff were, thank you!. When we checked in, the clerk told us all about local restaurants and attractions within walking distance,...More

Thank Alice W
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded yesterday

Hello Alice, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed the Historic features of the Cambridge Hotel during your recent stay with us. Thank you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the feel and smell of hotel. Old wood and kind staff made a nice stay will stay again if ever visiting Wellington again. Nice hotel bar also with old features that makes hotel stand out. Bar tended this night told us all the...More

Thank seeingitallagain
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello seeingitallagain, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed the old fashioned feel of our building. We're quite fond of it ourselves! Our team...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed Friday and Saturday night last week in a twin room with bathroom. Fantastic location being so close to Courtney place and a great build your own breakfast. For $125 per night this is a great budget hotel ideally located in Central Wellington. I will...More

Thank kkiwichc
Response from MightyCambridge, Reception Team at The Cambridge HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello kkiwichc, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed our great central location and our value for money; we do our best to accommodate...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

I stayed here one night and was upgraded to a single room with a bathroom. What more do you want at that price. The room was clean and bed comfortable. Had a pint in the bar which was a bit dated but excellent service.More

Thank Ross B
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Hello Ross B First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed the upgraded room. I'm glad that we could do this for you! We will...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great stay there! Neat bathroom and showers. Tidy dorm rooms and beds. Kitchens was a bit dirty, but was cleaned regularly, so they couldn't really do anything about that, since it's the customers.More

Thank dennie96
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 3 December 2017

Hello, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. It's great to hear you enjoyed the shared bathroom facilities. It's...More

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US$23 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#15 Business Hotel in Wellington
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US$23 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#15 Business Hotel in Wellington
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Giovanna D
24 October 2015|
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Response from Finnbarr K | Property representative |
Hi Giovanna, No we do not have any female dorms. However we do have 4 bed dorms which given the right circumstances we can make sure that it is only females that go in but there are no guarantees. Kind Regards, Finnbarr... More
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tripgeorgia
30 July 2015|
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Response from MightyCambridge | Property representative |
Street parking is free for two hours in the weekend. The best option to park your car for free would be the coupon parking area, it is free in the weekend. It is easier to show you on the map when you get here. If you are... More
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Cristeen L
13 February 2015|
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Response from Caro S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cristeen, when we stayed the staff were more than happy to book a taxi for us. Just told them the night before when we wanted the taxi for. As the entrance to the hotel is on a side street not every taxi driver know to... More
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"Ask for quiet room, not facing the street"
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"106 has a dodgy door handle in the bathroom :)"
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"If you require lots of sleep or are a light sleeper I recommend a room not facing the street."
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