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The Cambridge Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“courtney place”(51 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(36 reviews)
“great location”(69 reviews)
AMENITIES
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only used it to crash after a good night in Wellington before catching an early flight - ideal. Apparently my review has to be 200 characters long otherwise the system wouldn't accept it!! Beer was cheap compared to other bars in Courtney Place!!!More

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Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello there, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time (and including 200 characters! :)) to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed the your quick stop over with us, and found time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are quite a few reviews here that give five stars and say they were written in exchange for free wifi. This might give you an idea about the place. I was astonished that wifi was a paid extra, if you travel most places (Europe,...More

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Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Elmo_Putney_00, Thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed our great location, and found the communal bathrooms to be clean and spacious. I will pass on your feedback to our housekeeping team, who will be...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

A group of us stayed here during a weekend out in Wellington. As a kiwi, I'm disgusted in the hotel and the live in residence that are there. All of our rooms smelt bad. There was the smell of weed that had been smoked on...More

Thank Tegan C
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 21 May 2018

Hello Tegan, Thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on Trip Advisor. I am sorry to hear that your recent stay was affected by other guests being inconsiderate. We are completely non-smoking hotel, and if guests are found to be breaking these...More

Reviewed 19 May 2018

really loved this place. very central, walking distance to downtown. room was clean and very nice. i had a private room en suite and it was clean, and relaxing. the manual elevator was quirky and very fun. i would recommend this hotel/hostel to anyone!More

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Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 21 May 2018

Hello mwhite7436, 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 relaxing atmosphere and historic character of the building. We hope if you return to...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Heather, who works at the Cambridge Hotel reception desk, and is from the fine old UK country of bagpipes, haggis, and men wearing tartan skirts, is a truly charming "wee Scots lass" and went above and beyond the "call of of duty" to make sure...More

Thank Hanoisi
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 11 May 2018

Hello Hanoisi, 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 time at the Cambridge Hotel. I'll be sure to pass on your kind words...More

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Amenities
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Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$19 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#14 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$19 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#14 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (89)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (6)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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 Watermannz | Reviewed this property |
A less expensive alternative to a taxi is the Airport Flyer Bus service which departs from the lower level outside of the baggage claim area of Wellington airport. Take the bus to the Courtenay Place stop and walk a short... More
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Room Tips
"Ask for quiet room, not facing the street"
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"Nice,clean, tidy,t.v"
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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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