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The Cambridge Hotel

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“courtney place”(50 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(36 reviews)
“single room”(27 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a shame the noise from the bar downstairs is so loud in the rooms, even on the second floor. Otherwise good, cheap accommodation. The staff were really lovely and the location is great. Would be great if it had free WiFi for longer than...More

Thank MoNeek23
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello MoNeek23, Allow me to extend to you a warm thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on TripAdvisor. I know our other guests certainly enjoy the close proximity of our hotel to town and I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a hotel/motel/youth hostel ... Kind of confusing actually. The rooms are quite simple and there are not so much place to put you bag (so when you are 8 in the room, it becomes complicated). The kitchen is a mess and the bathrooms...More

Thank bcadgrt
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello bcadgrt, 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 the location of our hotel and its close proximity to town. We offer a wide...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good old fashioned hotel in Wellington! For one night its ok. Breakfast in the sportsbar of the hotel with eggs on toast an bacon, good price. The rooms are small and less clean. Service every day. Staff is very friendly. In the night very loud...More

Thank DietmarGruber
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello DietmarGruber, We’re glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and that you found our staff to be friendly! It’s unfortunate that the noise outside affected your stay with us. Thank you again for giving us your feedback which will allow...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018

Only used it to crash after a good night in Wellington before catching an early flight - ideal. Apparently my review has to be 200 characters long otherwise the system wouldn't accept it!! Beer was cheap compared to other bars in Courtney Place!!!More

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Thank mwbe85
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 10 July 2018

Hello there, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time (and including 200 characters! :)) to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed the your quick stop over with us, and found time...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018

There are quite a few reviews here that give five stars and say they were written in exchange for free wifi. This might give you an idea about the place. I was astonished that wifi was a paid extra, if you travel most places (Europe,...More

Thank Elmo_Putney_00
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 10 July 2018

Hello Elmo_Putney_00, Thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed our great location, and found the communal bathrooms to be clean and spacious. I will pass on your feedback to our housekeeping team, who will be...More

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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$18 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#14 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$18 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#14 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Giovanna D
24 October 2015|
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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
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tripgeorgia
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
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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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"Ask for quiet room, not facing the street"
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"Nice,clean, tidy,t.v"
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"106 has a dodgy door handle in the bathroom :)"
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"If you require lots of sleep or are a light sleeper I recommend a room not facing the street."
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