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2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

On a 2 day trip to Wellington with a busy schedule ahead we chose to stay in style booking an executive suite at the City Life apartments. We were checked into what felt like a bunker - an underground room with little or no natural light. My wife has gone into more details in another review. For me the $800... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Average for the cost. The rooms were clean and tidy, There was a distinct lack of TV channels and they didn't work that well as remotes were of a poor quality. Not a good booking experience via the phone,

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Check in started well overhearing the three people in front of me all receive a complementary room upgrade. I was then granted access to what was by far the smallest hotel room I have had in anywhere in NZ. Travelling for business I am relaxed about just having a comfortable place to sleep so that wouldn't have been the end... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a 2 bedroom apartment on the 2nd floor. Very spacious for 5 adults (using rollaway. Great to have kitchen and laundry. There was a full bathroom and a second toilet ensuite. Staff were excellent with assisting to keep a surprise for my husband for his birthday of our two daughters arriving as well. Thank you all! Birthday gift... More 

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CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear Dhowe_243269, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed the service from our friendly staff, size of our rooms, laundry , kitchen facilities and the beds in the room. It is part of our culture to celebrate success and... More 

Auckland New Zealand
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69 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here this weekend for a birthday weekend with friends and family. We had booked a 2 bedroom suite. When we got to our room on the third floor it was quite dark and felt below ground. My friends family had a similar room on the 6thfloor and it was so much brighter. I went to reception and spoke... More 

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Thank ClareZ24
CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear ClareZ24, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed the service from our friendly staff, our Directors Suite and amenities in the room. I will share your kind words with the Clemance and the team. We also appreciate you... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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17 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My adult son and myself needed to stay one night in Wellington and opted needed to stay somewhere with 2 bedrooms. The room was actually great, spacious and has everything one would need, although ours was a little dark. The staff were pleasant and welcoming and very friendly, but I had opted and paid for the playful package deal.. which... More 

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CityLifeWLGMgr, Front Office Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear Whereintheworldru, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed our spacious rooms, coffee and friendly staff. I will share your kind words with the team. Please accept my sincere apology for failing to deliver the services you had arranged... More 

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38 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this hotel was booked for me and only found out was staying here the night before I checked in. Got super shuttle $40 return from Wellington airport and was delivered to the reception where I got a friendly greeting and given advice to how to get to Lambton Quay, elevator location etc. My room was 606 and a studio. I... More 

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CityLifeWLGMgr, Front Office Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear AndAkiAnd, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed our spacious rooms, friendly staff and location of the hotel. I will share your kind words with the team. Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience faced due to the... More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights to attend a family funeral and appreciated being upgraded to a suite, which we've stayed in before as a family so knew it was spacious and full of useful things - washing machine & dryer, pretty good kitchen with crockery, glassware, cutlery, etc. Parking was no problem and we were undercover outside the hotel both days.... More 

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CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear Twokiwis2014, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you very much for your valuable feedback on staff and the tiredness of the rooms. I can assure you that I have discussed your points... More 

Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time in Wellington, stayed at CityLife as very centrally located in the middle of town. We stayed in 2 x 2 bedroom executive suites for two nights. Took shuttle from airport $40 (around 15 minutes) to CityLife arriving at 1:15am and the staff couldn't have been more helpful getting us checked in quickly and efficiently (all 5 of... More 

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CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear Nodd, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we exceeded your expectations. We certainly appreciate your feedback on service from staff and amenities in the room. It is part of our culture to celebrate... More 

Napier, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

City Life Wellington is a part of the Heritage Hotel chain. It is above Lambton Quay in the centre of Wellington. Despite this, it is quiet and private. Rooms are well appointed. The staff are friendly and helpful and practically everything is only a short walk away. Carparking is $20 for 24 hours but may not be undercover, however it... More 

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CityLifeWLGMgr, General Manager at CityLife Wellington, responded to this review

Dear Melody H, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We very much appreciate your valuable feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you very much for your feedback on service from the staff , location of the hotel and quiet rooms. It is part of our... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about CityLife Wellington

Address: 300 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $126 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — CityLife Wellington 4.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Citylife Wellington Hotel Wellington
Citylife Hotel Wellington
Wellington Citylife Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Wellington
#5 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
#6 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#13 Business Hotel in Wellington
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