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Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel merits 4.5 stars but there is no provision for half stars. CityLife Hotel is very centrally located in Wellington. While the reception area is based on the 6th Floor of the building with street access from Gilmer Terrace the lift will take you...More

Thank Trevor F
Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife WellingtonResponded yesterday

Dear Trevor F, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with a comprehensive and valuable feedback following your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it gives us an opportunity to improve upon our service and product. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was clean, staff friendly and knowledgeable and the location was perfect for this family holiday. We were in walking distance of every CBD attraction, museums, theatres parks and right next door to the cable car. The usual suspect (maccas) was almost next door...More

Thank Gemma747748
Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife WellingtonResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gemma747748, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback following your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it gives us an opportunity to improve upon our service and product. We are delighted that we...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Very easy to miss Gilmer Terrace when driving as it is sharp leaft as you go round a corner, but once you know where it is it is straightforward. Very limited parking outside but have reserved parking spaces on a lower floor of a nearby...More

Thank paulwithcheryl
Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife WellingtonResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Paulwithcheryl, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback following your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it gives us an opportunity to improve upon our service and product. We are delighted that we...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

We stayed here as nothing else was available last minute. I was hoping we have may been surprised but no it was a 1996 hotel with 2018 prices. Good location I'll give it that, but this style of hotel is very outdated and amenities were...More

1  Thank thewhiteduke
Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife WellingtonResponded 17 April 2018

Dear thewhiteduke, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback following your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it gives us an opportunity to improve upon our service and product. Please accept our apologies for...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

This hotel is very centrally located for the city center activities. We had a little difficulty arriving at the proper spot, is was rush traffic and the end of a long driving day. The staff was exceptional, very friendly and helpful. Our room was great,...More

1  Thank Tom S
Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife WellingtonResponded 27 March 2018

Dear Tom S, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your valuable feedback following your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as it gives us an opportunity to improve upon our service and product. We are delighted that...More

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Amenities
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Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$105 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Wellington
#5 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
#11 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#13 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Wellington
#5 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
#11 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#13 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ashleigh M
7 July 2017|
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Response from Gerry K | Reviewed this property |
From my recollection there's facilities in the room. We had a two bedroom apartment.
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Marley-Ray
6 July 2017|
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Response from Yvonne M | Reviewed this property |
As everyone has said, there is a New World supermarket within easy walking distance - no more than 10 mins on foot.
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Hollway
21 November 2016|
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Response from CityLifeWLGMgr | Property representative |
Dear Holloway, Thank you for your query, Unfortunately the room booked does not have a balcony, you can upgrade to our balcony suite for an additional $40 per night. We do have a parking space for our guests and we will... More
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"Room 407 was at the end of a passageway so extra quiet as no-one walking past."
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"Make sure the oven works before you decide to use it... I sohuld have told reception but as i was staying..."
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"Room looking onto Lambton Quay wasn't noisy, very nice."
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"My room was not street facing so had very little noise from outside"
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