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Kingsgate Hotel Wellington

3.5 of 5 24 Hawkestone St | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotter than hell in the room, and no fan or cooling ...and neither the desk person or maintenance guy had any idea whether there was any cooling capability. Windows open only a crack, not enough to help cool the room. Don't stay here if the outside temp is > 18C.

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great central location, quiet, comfortable and very affordable. The room a little on the small side but was tidy, clean and modern. It had everything you would expect. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I highly recommend the Kingsgate and will be back to stay in the future.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night, it happened to be Christmas day. We were a little unsure of what would be open on Christmas day, but the staff at the front desk was very helpful in finding restaurants and activities that were open. The rooms were a little older, but were comfortable and clean. The hotel is located a little... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed one night while in Wellington for business and was not overly impressed. It is near the edge of town so a little away from the main city, but right near parliament buildings which was pretty cool. The staff didn't seem overly helpful or enthusiastic, I asked one of them to call me a cab and I waited for 30mins... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have stayed at the Kingsgate in Hawkestone Street for many years and back in the days it was the Portland hotel. It provides easy comfortable middle-of-the-road accommodation at a most affordable tariff. Ono and Amy were welcoming in reception, and Zac was outstanding in the restaurant. Sooo courteous even when we tipped the full mug of coffee all over... More 

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Kingsgate in November last year (2014) with some friends, staff where outstanding very friendly and welcoming, nothing was a problem. Rooms were comfortable, clean and tidy and perfect for what we wanted, would recommend a stay at this hotel to anyone. It's close to town, restaurants, pubs and other attractions, great for families, couples or for what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we were part of a large convention group we were well looked after. The check in team were great. The room was close to the lift and was clean, comfortable and had a view of the harbour and city. Did not eat 'in house' as it was VERY busy [due to conventioneers]. It is easy walking to rail, buses,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Kingsgate hotel in April 2014 and did not write a reveiw then however given I it was just suggested to me for another trip my expericence has come back to me. Firstly the room looked okay on first sight although it was opposite the lift and there was no ability to use the switch for the... More 

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Waihi, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On a group business trip we were well catered for, very good meals, rooms were quite adequate, and we had no complaints. We have returned more than once. We found this hotel clean, quiet and comfortable. It was central enough to visit Te Papa and the lovely waterfront.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reservations for a room but checked in later in the day. They were out of rooms and put us in a handicapped room which was difficult to navigate around since we were not in a wheelchair. We stayed there for 2 nights and we were not offered a different room for our second night. The room did not... More 

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Address: 24 Hawkestone St | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kingsgate Hotel Wellington 3.5*
Number of rooms: 108
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