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The Cambridge Hotel

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  • Average18%
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“courtney place”(50 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(36 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’m so past the age of sharing dorm rooms. When I reserved my room, it said max number of persons was 1. So I believed it would be a room solely for me. I went out as soon as I arrived and came back in...More

Thank Bibimyeo
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hello Bibimyeo, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback on Trip Advisor. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your recent experience in a Dormitory Room. These room types definitely aren't suited to everyone's needs. We do offer a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The facility is old and shows it. That was expected and is part of its charm. Even though old, the room was comfortable and clean. The desk staff were extremely courteous to us old folk and very helpful. There is no parking available at at...More

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Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Frank 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 historic charm of the building - we love the cozy features too! Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked an ensuite room and requested one near the back so there would be less street noise. We got room 109. There are actually no quiet ensuite rooms available and as there is no air-con and you need to leave the windows open for...More

1  Thank windandsunshine
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. It’s unfortunate that the city noise and recent heat affected your stay with us. We have been experiencing exceptionally warm weather for Wellington...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel, right in the centre of Wellington, also on the same street as yha and base so would defiantly look at booking here without the kiwi. Showers and toilets hot and clean, dorm room had loads of space for bags etc. Kitchen big and...More

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

Hello Ollie, 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, and found the facilities to be clean. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff and people really make this historic hotel a nice place to stay. Can't say enough nice things about how helpful the desk staff were, thank you!. When we checked in, the clerk told us all about local restaurants and attractions within walking distance,...More

Thank Alice W
Response from MightyCambridge, General Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Alice, 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 Historic features of the Cambridge Hotel during your recent stay with us. Thank you...More

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US$22 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#15 Business Hotel in Wellington
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$22 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#15 Business Hotel in Wellington
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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
12 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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