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Otago Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Walking distance & convenient to everything we needed, great off street parking, helpfull owner, would stay again. Private fenced yard. Great kitchen & bathroom facilities. Clean, modern comfortable. .

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Dunedin
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a lovely 5 day stay at the City Cottages. The cottage had everything we needed, was within easy walking distance of the city centre and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We definitely would book again and would recommend to others.

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Peregian Springs, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

City Cottages delivers a unique Wellington experience by letting you stay in a modern set dwelling, clad in a city style heratage building. Cosy, warm and inviting you can feel Wellingtons beating heart at the end of the driveway. Relaxation is guaranteed when staying in a City Cottage. 100% recommend this experience to every visitor to this city.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights in Januaury - the cottage was easy to find just off the top of Cuba street and it was set back enough from the road so that it was quiet and felt like a little oasis in the middle of the city! The cottage was perfect for a couple, open plan but the bedroom could...

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New York
Reviewed 14 January 2017

A bach is NZ term for a holiday cottage and the name derives from "bachelor" although this place would be equally suitable for a small family. It is a charming, historic and immaculately renovated little house with free parking. It located very near a really cool street but it is quiet. It is surprisingly roomy inside with all the finest...

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This has to be the best place to stay in Wellington. Tonks Grove is just off Cuba Street, couldn't be better located for exploring the city, for a great range of interesting shops and variety of eating places. We stayed in no.5: everything we could possibly want neatly fitted into a beautifully renovated cottage. Spotlessly clean, excellent shower, comfortable beds....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Could not find fault - perfect. The cottage was clean, homely and warm. It was in an excellent location just off of Cuba Street. Arriving and departing was trouble free. I would recommend this cottage to anyone.

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great location. Good for small family for couple of nights. Something a bit different to the standard old hotel chain rooms. Will look at staying here again on our next visit. Bed was really comfortable and kids found sofa bed and stretcher bed comfy too.

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Its been a few years since we last stayed there but it is still as gorgeous, spotlessly clean, very comfortable bed, great water pressure, lovely to have biscuits coffee and tea bags sugar and milk provided. Free WIFI. Very handy to walk down Cuba Street to all of the restaurants, cafes and shops. Dean knew we were arriving late so...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I love a boutique hotel, and the cottage we stayed in was absolutely lovely, with all the home comforts, including a lovely biscuit to have with a cup of tea on arrival. There was plenty of room for our family of 4, the kids sleeping on a double mattress on the floor, which was made up for our arrival. Beautifully...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two heritage cottages built in 1880 and fully renovated 2010. Each cottage sleeps up two 4 guests (total 8) and comes with a carpark and wireless internet. Located in vibrant Cuba Quarter, within a few minutes walk of most Wellington attractions. Combine with nearby City Townhouse and City Bed and Breakfast to sleep a total of 18 people! ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Cottages

Address: 5 - 7 Tonks Grove | Cuba Quarter, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: €141 - €205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — City Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Spare bed/ futon needs a topper pad to be super comfortable. Large cars in small city streets don't mix.”
 of 5 bubbles simon438, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Some of the windows look out on a parking lot, but most look across a pleasant garden at the neighboring bach which looks almost identical.”
 of 5 bubbles daviddouglassmith, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Comfortable and authentic old building. Heating was good.”
 of 5 bubbles Aannej, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The window rattled with the wind but with a bit of folded tissue paper, it was soon rectified! ”
 of 5 bubbles jeeveschch, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you check your emails for entry code before you get there.”
 of 5 bubbles FlyingAussieScotsman, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
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