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City Cottages

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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Perfect! Amazing accomodation! Cute house conveniently located off Cuba st., walking distance to everything Welly has to offer. Spent there 2 nights in late May with boyfriend and mom; we had our own private room and mom slept in comfy sofa bed in the lounge. Spotless and beautiful, it has all u need for a pleasant and perfect stay in... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Spotlessly clean and tidy, tastefully decorated, and perfectly located in the coolest part of town. Stand-alone "home" in a historic setting with its own car park. Perfect! Have recommended to our friends, and now you.

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Perfect location, close to everything, really cute and comfortable accommodation. Car parking available but could walk to everything including museum, restaurants and bars etc. Host was really easy to work with too. Would definitely stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I chose City Cottages for our trip to Wellington rather than a hotel. It wastThe perfect location for exploring Wellington on foot. Laundry and free parking a definite plus. Private. Very clean and comfortable. Couldn't have been happier with our stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The cottage exceeded our expectations! I have nothing negative to say about this location - only positives! Excellent location, right off Cuba street, but still quiet. Free Wi-Fi and free parking. Very clean! Outdoor sitting area. Even included free laundry facilities, which was most helpful! I would highly recommend you stay at the cottages during your visit. Great for both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here late Feb for a night for a double celebration. Really handy to the vibrant Cuba quarter of the CBD. For us it was a five minute walk to Logan Brown - hence why we stayed here. Well presented and very well restored cottages. Very tidy and not a bad nights sleep despite it being... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This is an excellent cottage right in the heart of Wellington. with almost everywhere you would want to go being walkable. The cottage is clean and spacious, has excellent internet and its own private parking spot. There are any number of restaurants and bars within a 5 minute walk. We would have no problem recommending this property to other travelers... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

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 

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