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    Rowena's Lodge

    115 Brougham Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    • Excellent4%
    • Very good6%
    • Average14%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible58%
    5 May 2017
    “Cheap for a city stay! ”
    26 Apr 2017
    “If you like stained dirty carpets look no further”
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    Reviewed 9 February 2014

    Whilst a lot of the reviews on here are quite 'strong', this certainly isn't a great hostel. The backpacker areas seem quite nice but we booked a double room and ended up in a very small room in corridor that stank of cigarettes and cooking...More

    1  Thank Ben W
    Reviewed 7 February 2014

    We stayed at the lodge for one night. We were travelling by camper van so used this to sleep in but we were welcome to use all the facilities. There was a really big living area and kitchen and there were lots of bathrooms and...More

    2  Thank Amy B
    Reviewed 15 January 2014

    I have stayed 2 nights at Rowena's! I was shocked when I arrived. The whole place stinks. Most of the single rooms are occupied by longterm residents/worker. They keep there working boots in the hallway and they smell very bad. Other than that the smoke...More

    1  Thank Antaris1981
    Reviewed 3 January 2014

    Don´t go in this hostel! I wouldn´t recommand it at all! I was there over New year, just because every other hostel was booked out. The good things first about this hostel: quite cheap (15$ per night to sleep in a van or in a...More

    Thank Fel S
    Reviewed 5 October 2013

    First I was worried before our arrival as I read reviews after we booked ;) but I was positively surprised! Yes, it is an old house, basic,but clean! Murray greeted us friendly and was very helpful! It is a good kiwi style stay, close to...More

    3  Thank Charlotte T
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    • 50
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Greater Wellington >
    • Wellington
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    • Rowena`s Hotel Wellington
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    "Avoid this property"
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    "Great views of Wellington city. Safe parking away from the street. Extensive camping area. Front deck and..."
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    "Get a room somewhere else!"
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    "Take a tent so you can keep your distance by paying for a plot in the garden"
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