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Econo Lodge City Central

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   37 Wellesley Street | Corner Wellesley & Albert Streets, Auckland 1010, New Zealand (Formerly City Central Hotel)
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Ranked #38 of 76 hotels in Auckland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel price is very cheap even cheaper than budget hotel IBIS. The location is good, just next to Skycity and Queen's road. Walking to the pier is just 10 mins. The room is tiny, similar to business hotel in Japan. It is difficult to open our big luggage in the room. We stay at Winter time. The room is... More

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Bury St Edmunds
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here several times at the start of a New Zealand trip. Easy to get to the hotel and the airport taxis know it. You can spend a LOT more and not get as worthwhile a place just to get over the travel shock. Central enough, you stretch your legs nicely to get to the ferry building and... More

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Kaiwaka, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was tiny, but clean. Bed was a bit average. Shower was terrible, the shower head was so low on the wall that I had to bend to get underneath it, and I'm not tall. The continental breakfast was much better than expected. The hotel is central and everything in the CBD is pretty much walking distance. If you... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
17 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately this hotel started off on a sour note for me. The Choice website has a best online rate guarantee, however they refused to honour the cheaper price offered by Agoda ($50 less for three nights). This may have been because the Agoda price was sans breakfast and the Choice was not. However there was no offer to give me... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Location and convenience are two big factors for staying here; it's right next to Sky City and as low as $79 for a room. The lobby is decent and reception is friendly. The room feels like a hostel; the queen bed takes up nearly the entire room. Clean enough though. If you just need a place to crash its perfect.

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Palmerston North City, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

It depends what you want as to whether this hotel will suit you. The location is great next door to sky tower but the room was very noisy.The hotel is a great price but fairly basic. The room was very clean but very small. Some staff were helpful and some were not. On balance I would stay again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed in a spacious balcony room with a sofa. This place is in a great location that's walking distance to the major shopping districts/streets in Auckland. The bed was two single's pushed together which was a bit annoying - however manageable. Parking is across the road at the Atrium carpark at Crowne Plaza which was convenient. Didn't try their food... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Perfect. In fact better. I was attending a conference; I could have afforded 5 star. But location, and to use my Flybuys, persuaded me. Well next time forget 5 star, if I am on my own, without wife, I will be back. Room: small (of course), but spotless. Restaurant for breakfast, perfect, cannot be faulted. Parking arrangement with Crowne Plaza,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Being a hotel, it has very small rooms. The location is very very close to the Intercity Bus stop (i.e. Sky City), it's only a 3 minute walk for me late at night. It was very easy to find. One night's stay was ok, however if I was to stay for more than one night, I wouldn't choose this hotel.

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Address: 37 Wellesley Street | Corner Wellesley & Albert Streets, Auckland 1010, New Zealand (Formerly City Central Hotel)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Econo Lodge City Central 3*
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Hotel City Central
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