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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was having one of those days from hell, where nothing was in my favor so was expecting it to continue on where i was staying. Upon arrival i was greeted by the most beautiful and friendly smiles and service of Kelly and Aimee. Instantly my day was transformed, the girls even offered to order me anything i required as...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The room itself is great with your own washer in room. The washer has a drying feature but doesn't dry well. Clean and good size room. The only negative is that you have to walk through a parking garage and elevator to get to anything. Once you do it, it's easy. The wifi is excellent for my work on the...

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Aimee J, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we're so happy you've enjoyed your stay. The dryers work best with small loads as when they are piled up they can take some time to dry however we also offer a commercial dryer also within the property. We do have alternative options to walk to the city centre including the Plimmer steps however...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, beautifully appointed room, friendly service plus flawless late arrival check-in system, quiet, spotlessly clean, coffee and tea. Only one very small downside and that is the very noisy fan light in the bathroom. Would highly recommend. Great value too!

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GilmerGM, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Comfy bed and great cleaning staff! The laundry facilities were amazing and a great kitchen. Good location although it was a bit hard to find at first. The blond girl in the reception is kinda rude and not very willing to help, but that was pretty much the only bad thing.

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GilmerGM, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Being the blonde staff member you've mentioned, I do recall speaking to you regarding the directions and certainly never meant to offend. The leaflet we provide is to assist with the directions for the short cut if guests choose to use this method into the main city centre....

Bingley, West Yorkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at the Gilmer Apartments and we're surprised by how lovely and roomy it was. We had a two bedroom apartment and there was ample living space, with adequately sized double bedrooms. The shower in the bathroom was lovely and we also had a washer/dryer which was useful as we were in New Zealand for three...

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GilmerGM, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us.

Timaru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

two night stay in a top floor apartment. Room had plenty of room but was a bit noisy from air con(?) above room. Others staying on the same floor didnt seem to have the same issue so maybe it was directly above my room (311). Room had all the things required, although shower was a bit small. Would stay again.

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Aimee J, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we are happy you enjoyed your stay. We have listened for the air conditioning unit since your stay in 311 and haven't heard any noise that resembles what you have heard however we appreciate you letting us know. Thanks again and we hope to see you again.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the money I paid it was an exceptional room. There was a full kitchen, a washing machine and the bathroom had quality toiletries. The environment is fairly quiet as the street is mainly the car park entries of office buildings. It is interesting to get to as the way you are directed is through the James Cook Arcade, up...

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Aimee J, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we're happy you enjoyed your stay. The James Cook Hotel elevator short cut is given as an option for those guests who prefer this other than the Plimmer steps however it is purely up the guest which route they are more comfortable taking. Thanks again and we hope to see you again in the...

Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is a little dated, but our room was spacious and the location and value were too good to be beat. We enjoyed our two night stay here. We had a laundry machine in our unit which was really convenient.

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GilmerGM, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. We have emailed you for further feedback regarding your thoughts on the rooms being dated as they are just recently refurbished and the feedback has been very positive around these. Thanks again and we hope you enjoy your time here in New Zealand.

Nelson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights over the Wellington Sevens weekend. The hotel did not seem overly busy and was nice and quiet. Easy access off Lambton Quay through the James Cook arcade. Even though the hotel is up a small hill, it is only a 1 minute walk after exiting the elevator from LQ. The ladies on reception when...

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natashap350, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We really appreciate your positive comments about our staff and our comfortable room facilities. We are currently updating our information so that it reflects the recent price increase capital taxis now charge, I'm sorry we also hadn't been made aware of their new pricing. We look forward to...

Mogadishu, Somalia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With a midnight arrival it was a pleasure to access the apartment hassle free and settle down for some rest after a long travel day. The apartment was immaculate with a high standard of all round service.

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natashap350, General Manager at Gilmer Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I really appreciate your positive feedback. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Kind regards, Natasha Pennell

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
AS OF 31st JANUARY 2017 Gilmer Apartment Hotel is under new management I'd like to thank all our guests for their wonderful feedback and repeat business during my past 6 years as General Manager and a special thanks to our amazing staff. The hotel is in safe hands with Aimee Jeffrey being appointed as the new General Manager. Thanks again! kind regards, Natasha Pennell Located in the heart of Wellington's vibrant CBD, Gilmer Apartment Hotel is the perfect place to stay a night, a month or even a year!Gilmer offers guests who book direct access to the exclusive Habit Health and Fitness club which boasts a spa, sauna, steam room, salt water pool and excellent gym facilities(located a short walk away) . All guests have access to UNLIMITED FREE WIFI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gilmer Apartment Hotel

Address: 10 Gilmer Terrace | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand (Formerly Gilmer Serviced Apartments)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $129 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gilmer Apartment Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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“Id go for floor 1 or 2”
 of 5 bubbles nzfargo, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one which doesn't face offices”
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“do not book on ground floor - the noise walking along the corridor will drive you nuts. Book the second or third floor”
 of 5 bubbles carnabombers, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Read the directions they send you after you've made your booking! Very clear and easy to follow”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Watch your shower time!”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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