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Wellington Underground Market

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I think the food on offer was just as interesting as the stuff that was being sold! Big pots of... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Elgin, United Kingdom
via mobile
A Mixed Bag

Situated along the waterfront of Wellington harbour the market features a variety of traders... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Belfast, United Kingdom
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An Underground market hidden on the picturesque Wellington Waterfront! There are arts, crafts, clothes, unique finds, things of interest for all ages, plenty of room to walk around and a good choice of food stalls. Stay for lunch or grab an organic...more
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Jervois Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 21 389 369
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to choose from and quite a nice walk around to fill in time but most items are expensive and clearly aimed at tourists. You may find something you want there.

Thank Herbie15
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We had a quick wander through these markets. Some interesting things to buy at reasonable prices. After visiting markets worldwide, there was nothing outstanding about these ones, but they were also certainly not the worst we have visited. Your experience totally depends on what you...More

Thank Randall K
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

It was just by chance that we called in after being to Te Papa, we hadn't been here before and was amazed at all the different things that we could buy, the food stalls were amazing so indulged in some dumplings, this place is amazing

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I think the food on offer was just as interesting as the stuff that was being sold! Big pots of paella being cooked up! The stuff on sale was quite random , but still worth a walk around.

Thank heatherad_69
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This market is in the car park on the waterfront, and is just a series of artisan stalls selling clothing, food and local items. It is much the same as any other market, and not really worth a special visit.

Thank raymondb944
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Situated along the waterfront of Wellington harbour the market features a variety of traders offering local crafts, artisan goods and food. Some of the stalls were interesting others less so. Right at the back of the market(closest to the city) we found a food vendor...More

Thank Baylander
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

A great place to visit: versatile, well organised and a pleasant buying “atmosphere”. Worth going there on a Saturday morning.

Thank John v
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Walked here from cruise ship shuttle bus drop off location. wandered through the car park. lots of great stuff for sale. unfortunately I did not have any local currency or room in my luggage. sigh.

Thank captmom
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The market has a good range of crafts and food for sale and as it's in an underground carpark can be enjoyed whatever the weather. We took a leisurely stroll along the Wellington Writers Walk, City to Harbour Bridge, Frank Kitts Park and the Civic...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

There are various things to see and experience. So most of are filled with artistic atmosphere as globally.

Thank 466sivasankars
Underground M, other at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Glad you had a good day out, pop back next time you're in the area.

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1 March 2018|
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Response from Anne D | Reviewed this property |
There is no designated parking at the market which is at Frank Kitts Park. Check on line for parking in that area. The walk around the waterfront is lovely so if you have to park a bit further away enjoy a walk, there's... More
4 May 2017|
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Response from UndergroundMarket | Property representative |
Hi there, yes thank you Robbo. We are on Jervois Quay, Wellington Waterfront. In the carpark, next to Frank Kitts playground. Open every Saturday 10-3