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Hotel St George

124 Willis Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand (Formerly St George Summer Hotel)
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Hotel St George
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

St George isn't a hostel/hotel designed for travellers only staying for a few days/weeks. There's a minimum stay policy as it's very much aimed at those staying in Wellington for medium-long term. It does this extremely well! I stayed there for approx 12 months so had a good year round experience of what the place is like. It's right in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

I had a great stay at HSG when I was exploring the option of moving back from the US to live in NZ. It's in a great location in the heart of Wellington's CBD, and the staff and other guests--most of them in NZ for working holidays--were welcoming and friendly. There's a big communal kitchen and lounge, where they hold... More

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Bruce C, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Lea B - Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Our Tardis is a public phone booth for our tenants to make local calls or calls using a calling card. Thank you for staying with us in this lovely city - Wellington. Regards Bruce. More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

I arrived in Wellington this past winter wanting to live the kiwi lifestyle of the capital city and since I checked into Hotel St George my luck changed; I got myself a job and got to know a lot of new people that within time became Family. If you plan to stay long In the city this is your place.... More

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Bruce C, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Hi Juan - Thanks for your review. We wish you well on the rest of your travels. Regards Bruce More

queenstown
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Hotel St George was MY PLACE in New Zealand!!! I made a lot of friends from different parts of the world. We always had fun and enjoyed meeting everybody at the kitchen and living room. The hotel is close to everywhere and you can have a double room with private bathroom...or even your own room. Thanks St George Hotel for... More

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Bruce C, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Veronica, thank you for writing us a review. I am glad you made a lot of friends here. We look forward to welcoming you back when in Wellington again and all the best on your travels. Regards Bruce and Yong. More

Tewksbury, Massachusetts
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I stayed at Hotel St. George for about 3 months while doing a working holiday in NZ and traveling around. I loved the fact that it was really quiet - I never heard noises through the walls and the neighbors were really courteous. The only noise came from outside - since the location is so amazing and all the bars/nightlife... More

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Bruce C, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Keri C - Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is always great to hear when guests have enjoyed their time with us. All the best on your travels and we look forward to welcoming you back when in NZ next. Regards Bruce More

Annecy-le-Vieux, France
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Nice place to live in, and an amazing and helpful staff! The kitchen's a great place to meet new people and the location of the hotel, in the heart of Wellington, is perfect! There's a laundry room with security cam so nobody will try to steak your stuff (same in the kitchen) fully equiped. I've spent 5 months there and... More

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Bruce C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our Accommodation on Trip Advisor. The Kitchen/Lounge common area is a very popular place to meet other people from all over the world, especially if you are travelling alone. Hotel St George is the perfect choice for accommodation for travellers working in the city like yourself. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Hotel St... More

Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I stayed at St George as a student from Feb 2013 till July 2013 because I was unable to secure a place in the school accomodation. I was glad though, its central location makes it convenient to move about anywhere. Plus points include the the card security, clean and comfortable rooms and friendly managers (Bruce and Yong)! Also both managers... More

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hotelstgeorge67, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Syikin - Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Hotel St George is now even more secure with a upgraded key-card system installed last week, and the kitchen is now more internationally welcoming with flags from all over the world. - Amy More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

We recently hired Hotel St George as a meeting space for a small seminar we were hosting. We couldn't have been happier with the space and facilities. Everything worked first time, the kitchen space was clean and tidy and on a cold blustery day the room was warm and cosy. Thanks very much for having us - we'll be back!

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hotelstgeorge67, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Amber - Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our business customers. At the Hotel St George a meeting room is available for hire. I am glad you were happy with everything and look forward to welcoming you back. Regards Bruce. More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

I loved staying at st georges hotel. It is way better than any hostel,great value for money and probably the best location you could ask for in wellington. Yong and bruce on reception are friendly and helpful.the common areas are kept clean and you never struggle for room for cooking or crockery and pans. If you are staying a few... More

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hotelstgeorge67, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Alexandra - I was great having you stay with us and thank you for writing a review for us. Bruce More

Rotorua
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We regularly book the Boardroom for our business meetings and are very happy with the facilities and supplementary services provided during our stay. The cost is also very reasonable and we thoroughly recommend Hotel St George to all prospective users/guests.

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hotelstgeorge67, General Manager at Hotel St George, responded to this review

Dear Tania - Thank you for taking the time to let others know about our conference and meeting facilities. Here at the Hotel St George we have an affordable option for a self catered meeting/conference/boardroom. Tea and Coffee making facilities, chilled water, whiteboard and flip charts are all included in a most competitive price. More

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Additional Information about Hotel St George

Address: 124 Willis Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand (Formerly St George Summer Hotel)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Wellington
Amenities:
Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 49 Specialty lodging in Wellington
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel St George – Wellington City accommodation for short term and long term city living. Affordable student and backpacker accommodation in the heart of Wellingtons CBD. All universities and schools, public transport, shops and a supermarket are at your doorstep. This historic art deco building is one of Wellingtons iconic hotels and was host to The Beatles in 1964. St George Accommodation offers a number of room types to suit couples or the single traveller wanting cheap accommodation in the heart of Wellington. Rooms are complete with bed, beside table, desk & chair, draws and a wardrobe. Every level has a small kitchenette to make tea, coffee and breakfast. A larger kitchen is available in the common area for cooking a meal or to relax and watch sky TV. Our laundry is possibly the cheapest wash and dry in Wellington at only $2 per wash. ... more   less 

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