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    CityLife Wellington

    300 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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          • Excellent37%
          • Very good44%
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          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          “city life” (61 reviews)
          “lambton quay” (125 reviews)
          “cable car” (78 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 7 November 2016

          Place was average at best. Bed was on wheels, so if you set up in bed to read, the bed would roll away from the wall. The room was very though. Carpet in room and lobby had rolls in it that gave the place a...More

          Thank blueflamingo58
          Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington

          Dear Blueflamingo58, 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 my sincere apologies...More

          Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

          Had a good stay here our 2 bedroom apartment was very comfortable and the staff on check in were very friendly right in the middle of the main shopping area and so close to all the dining options around the harbor I would happily stay...More

          Thank Erica A
          Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington

          Dear Erica A, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we exceeded your expectations. It is part of our culture...More

          Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

          Central location and quiet to sleep. Bed is comfortable and I was put in a suite so very spacious but at the same time the bathroom is cramped so I don't understand the old constructions or designs! Feels stuffy as you can't open any windows...More

          Thank ComfyGourmetSeeker
          Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington

          Dear ComfyGourmetSeeker, 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 my sincere apologies...More

          Reviewed 4 November 2016

          A great little place that is close to everything and has great rooms. Only downside was a booking error - but that *eventually* got resolved. There was plenty of choice of things to do and places to eat locally.More

          Thank MT_The_cook
          Response from CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington

          Dear MT_The_cook, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We also appreciate your feedback and apologise for the booking error ....More

          Reviewed 31 October 2016

          We always stay at City Life when visiting Wellington, the service is great, the rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable and it's a great location for us. We stayed with another couple so it was great to have the two bathrooms as well. We will...More

          Thank Glenn C
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          Dear Glen C, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we exceeded your expectations. It is part of our culture...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$104 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Family Hotel in Wellington
          • #5 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
          • #9 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
          • #13 Business Hotel in Wellington
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 70
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          • Citylife Hotel Wellington ,
          • Wellington Citylife Hotel
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          Hollway
          We are booked to stay with you from 8th to 10th December under the name "Pilkington" in an Exec.2 bedroom unit. Will this have a balcony (one of us smokes!) Also we shall be hiring a car, so will you please book us a carpark for the nights of 9th and 10th. I understand there is a $20 charge - is this per night of for the duration? Thanks.
          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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          Aimee B
          Hi! Can we park our small camper van and is the cost still the same as a car? $20? Thanks!
          5 November 2016|
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          Response from CityLifeWLGMgr | Property representative |
          Dear Aimee B, Our parking charges for a camper van are the same $20. If the camper van requires additional space then the charges may vary. Please do let us know if you have further questions. Kind Regards Akash Sood... More
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          greenbean3
          Hi there, we are looking to stay with our 6 month old son. Is it possible to get a late check-out so that we can accommodate his sleeps (maybe midday or 1pm check-out). Is there a charge for this? Thanks, Vanessa
          10 June 2016|
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          Response from CityLifeWLGMgr | Property representative |
          Dear Vanessa, We can accommodate your request for late check out till midday at no charge. Please let us know your booking details and we will update the booking accordingly. Kind Regards, Akash Sood
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          "great location in downtown wellington"
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          "Great to have a lounge to relax in after exploring Wellington."
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          "Rooms on street side have a nice lookout but those on the opposite could be a little quieter."
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          "Ring directly to City Life, there rates where comparable and they have room configurations that may not be..."
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