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Overview
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible61%
  • 14 Aug 2018
    “Not that great”
  • 5 Mar 2018
    “Not the place I was expected, but what can you expect for a Hostel packed of backpackers?”
152 Taranaki Street, Wellington 6011 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
2.5 Star accommodation
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$11 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lodge In The City Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed in this hostel for 5 nights with a friend. We didn’t pay too much but it still wasn’t that great. Our hostel room stunk of smoke even when we kept the window shut. Plus the one pane of glass didn’t do much to block...More

Thank Paige M
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

The hostel was very cheap so you can't expect too much. The toilets and public rooms get cleaned every day, but it's a very old building so everything is already a little bit dirty or used. I stayed there for a few weeks and the...More

Thank CarolynR1634
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The staff are nice, the mattresses are ok but that depends if you like bed bugs. Worst is that there is a Malaysian Guy and Skinny Italy an guy selling drugs in the hostel. Children are present and 25% if the guests are working illegally...More

1  Thank AlOlBE
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Lodge In The City is neither a hostel nor a lodge but a permanent residence for squatters, human gutter rats and society's most ferevent deniers of germ theory. The majority of the guests are long term stayers who have turned the already quasi-derelict building into...More

3  Thank Clopin G
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

No car park really noisy indoor and outdoor dusty everywhere!! bathroom mix and very bad. lot of people drunk at 7pm you can have better close to this one... never come back and i'm sure you need'nt to try to be persude

1  Thank Julien B
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Craig M
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Response from Craig M | Reviewed this property |
thanks lodge management.I now await your assurance that I will be re-funded
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Craig M
11 August 2016|
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Response from Dee706 | Reviewed this property |
Lodge In The City 152 Taranaki Street,Wellington 6011 04 385 8560
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Room Tips
"If you are booking a single room, make sure that is the correct one!"
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"Go for a double or single room if you can afford it!"
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"Try to get a room not facing the main street"
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"dont stay here."
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