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Abel Tasman Hotel

169 Willis Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand (Formerly Leisure Inns Abel Tasman)
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Ranked #29 of 48 Hotels in Wellington
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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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
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A long weekend in Wellington with adult son. Good location & Triple room was large for everyone. No bath, only a shower. there was a charge for wifi. Free wifi is an expectation now. Staff friendly & helpful. There was some noise from other rooms.

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Ballarat, Victoria
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel was in a central part of Wellington and had a lovely (but VERY expensive) restaurant. We were allocated a small room with an extra bed taking up way too much space. We did not have any room for our luggage and had to store our suitcases on this spare bed. The bed we had was comfortable though. The... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel not far from the center of town and the university is up the hill.... Some steep steps and you are there. Welcoming front entrance and helpful front desk staff. Hotel was clean and the lifts readily available. Rooms everything you need for an overnight stay and the option of a triple room (3 x singles) was a bonus. Sound... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is situated on a corner in the middle of a one way system. This makes it difficult to find for stranger to the city. Frustrating. WE were charged $25 dollars for the privilege of parking in a very small underground car park. A lovely receptionist welcomed us and when we said we were surprised there was no free... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is nowhere near as good as it ought to be for $200 a night. It is little more than a backpacker's place and certainly less fun. Our room had walls so paper thin that I could hear every syllable and consonant of the banter between the blokes in the next room. The bathroom was clean but otherwise awful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
34 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here over a weekend in march. Good sized rooms and comfortable beds. Hotel situated very centrally so easy to walk around places like cuba street and central Wellington. Only real issue was street noise. Would definitely use again.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed in Abel Tasman just one night. The facilities were clean and the room was large enough; but corridor could be a little bit noisy sometimes. Had no problem putting my bike into their underground car park, but not free of charge of course. Arrived very late due to Bluebridge ferry delay from Southern Island, no problem of... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed the night recently and would recommend this hotel. Handy to town so easy to walk where we wanted to go. Restaurant pleasant and good menu. Parking our vehicle was a bit tricky, limited spaces available and a tight fit.

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not bad for a city centre hotel, clean with good friendly staff, and although it looks a bit aged that's OK for such an established hotel. The location is spot-on, very central for eating, drinking and shopping. Main reason for not higher than average rating is that the rooms were stuffy and quite hot in early March - without air... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hotel is very central in Wellington with good location to restaurants and shops but unfortunately it was very tired, hot and stuffy with no air conditioning. To have the windows open at night meant listening to a very noisy Wellington city throughout the whole night. We had to pay $25 for the parking and were charged for Wifi because... More 

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