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The Cambridge Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   28 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand
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Ranked #26 of 50 hotels in Wellington
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was fine, room clean and tidy,but have to say the hotel clerk who was on duty the night i stayed was a far from satisfactory face of the Cambridge..when i arrived he checked my booking presented me with my key,when i pulled out cash to pay for my room(a very reasonable $58) he said don't worry fix me up... More

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were decent and the bathroom was okay. More importantly, the kitchen was very small and filthy as a result of being overcrowded. Management responded by making you check out dishes, cutlery, and food labels at reception for a $10 deposit. This was an unnecessary pain on guests, and there were still dirty dishes everywhere. If the facilities were... More

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MightyCambridge, Front Office Manager at The Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review. We value any comments made by our customers. I am sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay as much as you should have. We unfortunately have had some people not cleaning their dishes. We do supply everything but cutlery and crockery within our kitchen, this is to ensure it is kept... More

Siena, Toscana, Italy
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location for central Wellington. The staff was friendly, and the place was clean enough, but common spaces like the shared kitchen could have been cleaner. It has a pub atmosphere, so if that's your thing you'll love it (cheap drinks at the bar, lively night scene) but if you are wanting to have a good night's sleep bring ear... More

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timaru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed at the Cambridge for the weekend rugby,if you want good pub atmosphere with tidy rooms at a good price then this is the place,great discount on drinks great bar,and amazing staff from desk to service,its always a pleasure to stay there. looking forward to going back.

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MightyCambridge, Front Office Manager at The Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We look forward to seeing you again Cambridge Team More

Waihi Beach, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very central clean comfortable. Will stay again a bit old but very clean. Different sorts of prices and rooms. Had a roast very good value for money. Staff are great and very helpful.The service in the rooms is done every day nice warm homely hotel...

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

The cambridge hotel is a good location for every visitor in Wellington: convenient to go to every attraction and eating or shopping place. If the kitchen could be improved, more tidy and organized, it would be better place to recommend. P.S.: It will be very very very noisy at night.

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a couple of nights whilst visiting friends for a birthday. Hostel is centrally located. We had a 4 bed dorm with a shared bathroom...although given the time of year the hostel was quiet and I never actually saw anyone else!! The room was relatively clean and tidy, although the mattresses are in need of updating and were... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Have stayed here twice over the past week mainly to catch early morning overseas flights and late night returns. Find the place very convenient and not far from the airport, nice and clean and room facilities for the price more than adequate. No reason why we will not continue to use the Cambridge as a stopping off point.

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MightyCambridge, Front Office Manager at The Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We look forward to seeing you again Cambridge Team More

Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Hi We had a short stopover in Wellington with our two children. We shared a room with an ensuite. Everything was clean and tidy and relatively quiet. Great location. Breakfast great value for money. Would recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Stayed at the Cambridge hotel recently during a trip over to Wellington. Overall it was a very positive experience, the room was sizeable, clean and very good value. As an added bonus they had Sky TV which was great for watching the FA Cup! The hotel staff were all really friendly and the building is quite grand with a central... More

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Address: 28 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Cambridge Hotel 2.5*
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Wellington #8 Business Hotel in Wellington
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Beautiful heritage building.Immensely popular for our value accommodation and our central location in the heart of the city. From traditional rooms upstairs, to state of the art backpacker facilities.Come, join us in the bar for a free kiwi BBQ every Wednesday,or our fab menus with breaky starting from only $3 for eggs on toast! ... more   less 
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