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City Cottages

4.0 of 5 5 - 7 Tonks Grove | Cuba Quarter, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

Very nicely renovated cottage with full kitchen - and a laundry: much appreciated after staying in hotels for 10 days. Absolutely right in the city centre on Cuba Street with a dedicated car parking space, which was a massive bonus. Easy walk to loads of restaurants and bars. Recommended for those who want to be very central but perhaps bring... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic cottage that was very clean, with a very comfortable bed, fully equipped and in a brilliant location. Easy walking to restaurants, Te Papa and other Wellington sights. Wellington is a great place to visit and this cottage is a must stay for us when we visit again. My husband loved the coconut biscuits , nice touch. Thanks for a... More 

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Glad your husband enjoyed the biscuits. Hope the rest of your holiday went well too. More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Uniquely-styled, comfortable, well-equipped, self-catering accommodation that is ideally situated within walking distance of most of the main city sights and Cuba Street's cosmopolitan restaurants. Loved the hassle-free booking in system and on-site parking. Only down side was the lack of air conditioning.

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review. To be honest you are first person to ever suggest air conditioning! Sadly Wellington weather is not usually so good but this year we have had a few hot days. We now have fans in the room in case we get another heatwave (unlikely)! More 

Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A comfortable and stylish blend of modern and historic character, located just off Cuba St and within easy walking distance of cafés, restaurants and central city shops. Beautifully clean with a every comfortable queen bed. Would definitely stay here again.

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. It is great to have so many fabulous cafes and restaurants literally on our doorstep. More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Fantastic location ,just off Cuba Street(with its many restaurants,cafes ,shops and nightlife!).Had so much fun exploring,the day before our ferry crossing.We wish we had spent longer here.The cottage is very clean ,tidy ,nicely renovated and has great space saving ideas.It has character and we really enjoyed our stay here.

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for your generous review. Next time come and stay longer - one night just isnt enough! More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed from 27th December '14 to 4th January '15 & we were so pleased with the cottage. Central location within walking distance to shops, cafes and bars. Wifi and parking space were great extras for the price and hard to find elsewhere in Wellington. The cottage had everything we needed for the week long stay.

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Really pleased that you had a great stay and a happy new years eve in Wellington! More 

Nelson, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We spent 5 nights at City Cottages in mid December and rate the quality of the accommodation & convenience very highly. Such a smart concept - historic cottages in the heart of one of Wellington's most vibrant areas, with really thoughtful, modern features, off street parking & even a charming courtyard garden! We happened to bump into the owner when... More 

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a great review. I'm pleased that I bumped into and that you had a good stay. More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We had just a short stop in Wellington before catching the ferry to Picton, but City Cottage really met all expectations! Nicely furnished, large space livingroom/bedroom and had all you avsked for. Very good location - right by hip Cuba Street with all its bars, restaurants and cafés. Would surely book it again!

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

MAPLETON
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

City Cottages offer an apartment type setting in a trendy area of Wellington. We found the location to be great for our exploration of the city. The cottage offers not only a kitchen but washer/dyrer in the room which was most convenient. The keyless entry with no staff person worked great. We liked the courtyard and traditional architecture. it was... More 

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed the garden - it is a especially good in the late afternoon. The train station is about a 40 minute walk - or a shorter bus ride. We would suggest the $12 cab fare! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Couldn't ask for more in terms of the way the cottages are appointed but we struck a noisy night with gales rattling the windows, sirens, and even exploding fireworks nearby in the middle of the night! Shame but the price to pay for handy in the city location

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CityCottages, Owner at City Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about the cottages. I am sorry that you struck a noisy night. Luckily fireworks are only available for sale a few days each November and we dont usually have strong gales. Many guests have commented on how quiet the cottages are - hopefully you will experience this during your next stay. More 

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Address: 5 - 7 Tonks Grove | Cuba Quarter, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — City Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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