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Econo Lodge City Central

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37 Wellesley Street | Corner Wellesley & Albert Streets, Auckland 1010, New Zealand (Formerly City Central Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a great location in Auckland.It is the perfect option for a budget traveler. The rooms are very clean. All staff members I encountered were very helpful. I appreciated that I was able to store my luggage upon check out. The rooms are a bit cold, so you may wish to ask for extra blankets during the... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was visiting some friends in their room. Around 11pm someone came and banged on the door. We didnt answer the door because the way the person was banging on the door. After the 2nd or 3rd band, we finally opened the door and it was a lady standing there yelling that we needed to leave the room and that... More 

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Econoldge c, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge City Central, responded to this review

We pride ourselves on the quality of custome care we provide, this is never the outcome we seek and sadden that this incident ended in such manner I had received a telephone call from the night manager at 11:45pm at this time he had been filtering quick a few complaints of noise and loud music, I never banged on the... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is pretty cheap, and if you are expecting the ritz, then you should pay a lot more and stay at the ritz. it is good value for money, clean and the staff are very friendly. if i had one complaint it would be that i couldnt open the window to let some fresh air in. location is great, parking... More 

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South Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

room was dark and old, and tooo small and felt like i was in the cheapest backpackers room and very old altogether still paid $89 nz we arived late in town but what a mistake to go for economy just to sleep

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Econoldge c, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge City Central, responded to this review

Dear Sir/madam Thank you for taking the time to submit your feedback I would like to apologise for failing to exceed youe expectations, but I can assure you I have forward your comments so we can make the improvement to ensure we provide a more pleasant experience to our future guests Kind regards MIra More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This hotel has friendly staff and it was clean, and had all you needed, even an iron and ironing board. The room was small, so it was great for one person, but if you are a bit oversized or have a lot of luggage, you may find the room too small. There was very little room to move around to... More 

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England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This hotel was situated conveniently near to Auckland harbour. When we arrived in Auckland from our cruise we didn't have far to walk from the ship to the hotel. Next time we visit we will catch a taxi as it is up hill! The staff were friendly and helpful; the room was clean and comfortable; since we hadn't come to... More 

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Honiara, Solomon Islands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Thanks to Econo Lodge for a comfortable stay - staff were friendly and room were kept clean at all times -I would highly recommend to anyone looking for just a bed to sleep and freshen up and its right in town close to everthing...

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Waipukurau
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We stayed here for one night only to attend a concert at the Aotea Centre. THe hotel is ideal for anyone looking for clean comfortable accommodation in the central city. We walked everywhere - shopping in Queen Street and environs - to the Skycity Casino and to the concert - so handy. Rooms basic and small but perfectly acceptable. Staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

I just stayed her with some mates have to admit rooms wasn't what we expected ex specially for the price but it was comfy warm great view and very tidy. Indian guy was very robotic and come off pretty rude but the ladies the older one and I think Margret was her name made our stay better helped and answered... More 

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Atlanta,Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We arrived here the day before our New Zealand/Australia cruise. We were dropped off at the hotel. There were about 10 steps to entrance. The hotel does not have any porters, so we had to struggle to get all of our luggage up the steps. there was no wheelchair ramp either. Our room was okay, no problems. Chose this hotel... More 

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