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The Cambridge Hotel

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Beautiful heritage building.Immensely popular for our value accommodation and our central location in the heart of the city. From traditional rooms upstairs, to state of the art backpacker facilities.Come, join us More in the bar for a free kiwi BBQ every Wednesday,or our fab menus with breaky starting from only $3 for eggs on toast! Less
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Refrigerator in room
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Cambridge Hotel Wellington
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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All reviews courtney place shared bathroom single room budget hotel a great place to stay courtenay place enjoyed my stay te papa city centre would stay again central wellington backpackers tv facilities sink dorm ensuite
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Convenient location. Helpful staff. Be prepared for backpackers who leave the kitchen a shambles and shout drunken/stoned rants in the corridors at 1am. The carpet/furnishing could do with replacing - carpet very worn, Level 1 smells constantly smokey, the stairwell has a garlicky hue and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a room to sleep 4 adults. The place was clean & the reception staff was excellent. The location was accessible by foot to most placesThe highlight of the hotel was the antique lift! Lovely place.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My cousin and I stayed here for two nights while in Wellington. Enjoyed our stay, it's a good place to stay as it's handy to town, a short walk to Te Papa and other places...plus a supermarket down the road. We had a meal here...More

Thank Michelle T
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Michelle, 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 recent stay with us! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to our hotel and...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Had one night here which was pleasant. It is an old-fashioned hotel with the old fashioned lift which is cool. The rooms are basic and the beds are comfy. We found it to be quiet and the staff friendly and helpful. Our room was quiet....More

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Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 7 September 2018

Hi there AucklandWiz First of all I'd like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I'm quite fond of the old lift as well!...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018

Great welcoming and helpful staff on our first day in NZ. Hearty breakfast and fun pub attached to Hotel. On the day we left (Aug 10, 2018) I accidentally left my purse in the lobby. The desk person, AK (Lionel?) went out of his way...More

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Thank Maryann M
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 4 September 2018

Hello Maryann, 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 recent stay with us. Thank you for your lovely feedback regarding AK. I am...More

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Giovanna D
24 October 2015|
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
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
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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