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

we get the information from a girl who worked there for one day (then it was too much) that the big dovays never been washed. we slept in a 12 dorm room and one of the staff members was hovering the living room next to the dorm at midnight. the showers and washing machines are only on the first and... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel isn't exactly the best. I stayed in a large room (10) in front of the street and was noisy at nights. the bed was really really uncomfortable. The common kitchen has utensils, fridge, microwaves. Good location and in front is a bus line (close to supermarket, restaurants, attractions like Te Papa Musuem), but isn't close to ferry station... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Comfy bed and quiet and great value for money .😎to all you moaners you go and stay at a 4star and I will spend my saved money on beer and food Good friendly staff who helped us store gear when we had to rush for s taxi and checked in after 11 Even got an upgrade .ha ha Recommend if... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give this place negative stars it would be too generous We made the unfortunate error of booking this place as a stop over for rugby weekend. As Wellington gets packed out on big events like this everywhere hikes up its prices and this was pretty much the only place we could find for less than triple digits... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

its important to understand the pricing to this lodge,WHAT YOU PAY FOR IS WHAT YOU GET!!! so good friends , $120.00,wich amounted to 5 days accommodation plus a $20.00 key fee.My bed was comfy and my roomies respectful.I would definitely re-stay,staff are friendly and helpful-thumbs up Lodge in my beautiful city-Wellington.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I have been traveling from Queenstown up to Auckland and after a very rough night at the Interislander we finally arrived at Lodge in the City at 2am. We booked through booking.com. $75.00 with carpark. When we arrived we found this alley with a huge rubbish bin and bags all over the entrance. It looked like a... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here at the weekend. Absolute skip. Windows are token and the bathroom was constantly flooded. The place generally stinks and has an awful kitchen. The pool table was completely bAttered. Rather stay in a bus stop then stay in this dross again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

This place is vile it just smells poisonous. I've stayed in a lot of hostels and this has to be the worst. The bathrooms, flooding, tampons on the floor, blood and goodness knows what else splattered up the doors. Mouldy and just pure rotten. The bedroom is ok, other than the mouldy cup of coffee on the window Cill and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

What an old, run down and dirty place accidentally stumbled upon. After booking the cheapest room (but not the cheapest I've ever come accross), I was given a key and ushered to the uttermost back part of the hostel where I found 4 bunk beds situated in a dilapidated and dreary room. The windows were cracked and boarded up, the... More 

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Kuching, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

I don't recommend this place event though how desperate you could be. Find other place. This place not even worth your money. The owner the management should do something about it. The building look good from outside but once you enter you knw you found a place for horror movie. My whole life, that was my 1st time experience something... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Lodge in the City

Address: 152 Taranaki Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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Price Range: $26 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Lodge in the City 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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