The Cambridge Hotel - Wellington

28 Cambridge Terrace , Wellington, New Zealand, 6011  show map
 3 stars
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The Cambridge Hotel - Wellington

 Paid Wi-Fi
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Cambridge Hotel is located in the heart of Wellington overlooking Oriental Bay.

Many Wellington sights, including Wellington Botanic Garden, Old Government Buildings and National Archives are 20 minutes away from the hotel. This budget property is 5 minutes' to St James Theatre, Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa) and Mount Victoria.

Due to the hotel's central location, it will only take you a 5-minute drive to get to Wellington International airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 50 rooms featuring air conditioning, a small fridge, satellite TV, a closet and ironing facilities as well as shared bathrooms with a hairdryer and a shower. They boast fantastic decor and offer a washing machine, a fridge and an electric kettle.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the bar each morning. Beers can be savored in the beer bar.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests will benefit from 24-hour reception, tour assistance and wake up service and also appreciate a lift, a cash machine and a luggage storage available on-site.

Relax

Leisure facilities in Cambridge Hotel include BBQ facilities and a cocktail lounge.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at NZD 10 per day.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until 10:00 - 10:00 hours

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NZD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

28 Cambridge Terrace , Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

Get directions
City Center
  • Wellington
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Wellington Station
    1.1 mi
  • Kaiwharawhara Station
    2.5 mi
Bus stop
  • 400 ft
Restaurants
  • Strawberry Fare Restaurant (cuisine: Dessert)
    200 ft
  • Sweet Mother's Kitchen
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Oriental Bay
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until 10:00 - 10:00 hours
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen Size bed or 2 Single beds or King Size bed
Size: 130 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Cambridge Hotel - Wellington Wellington location
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    Hotel Address:

    28 Cambridge Terrace , Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Wellington
      3000 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Wellington Station
      1.1 mi
    • Kaiwharawhara Station
      2.5 mi
    Bus stop
    • 400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Strawberry Fare Restaurant (cuisine: Dessert)
      200 ft
    • Sweet Mother's Kitchen
      400 ft
    Beaches
    • Oriental Bay
      1800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until 10:00 - 10:00 hours
    • Number of rooms:
      50

    The Cambridge Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Cable Car - 4300 ft
    • Ascot Street - 1.3 mi
    • Wellington Zoo - 1.7 mi

    Popular areas

    • Cuba Street - 2000 ft
    • City Center - 2700 ft

    Places of interest

    • Old Government Buildings - 1.1 mi
    • Parliament Buildings - 1.2 mi
    • Wind Turbine - 1.7 mi

    Convention centers

    • Queen's Wharf Event Centre - 4000 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    Stadiums

    • Basin Reserve Cricket Ground - 2000 ft
    • Westpac Stadium - 1.6 mi

    Museums

    • Te Papa - 1400 ft
    • Colonial Cottage Museum - 3700 ft
    • Carter Observatory - 1.1 mi
    • Archives New Zealand - 1.2 mi
    • Katherine Mansfield Birthplace - 1.7 mi

    Parks

    • Civic Square - 3000 ft
    • Botanical Gardens - 1.2 mi

    Local Attractions

    • Carter Observatory - 1.1 mi
      40 Salamanca Road, Wellington
    • St Andrew's on the Terrace - 1.1 mi
      30 The Terrace, Wellington
    • Tonga Island Marine Reserve - 1.2 mi
      Abel Tasman National ParkNew Zealand
    • Old Government Buildings - 1.1 mi
      Cnr Lambton Quay & Whitmore St, Wellington
    • Reserve Bank Museum - 1.2 mi
      2 The Terrace, Wellington

    Near the hotel

    • Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa) - 1400 ft
      55 Cable St, Wellington
    • New Zealand Cricket Museum - 1900 ft
      Museum Stand, Wellington
    • City Gallery Wellington - 2700 ft
      101 Wakefield St, Wellington
    • Frank Kitts Park - 3000 ft
      Jervois Quay, Wellington
    • Oriental Bay - 1800 ft
      Oriental Parade, Wellington
    • Cuba Street District - 2300 ft
      Access from Wakefield Street and, Wellington
    • St. Peter's Anglican Church - 3000 ft
      211 Willis street, Wellington

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Strawberry Fare Restaurant - 200 ft

      Address: 25 Kent Terrace
      Phone: 385-2551

      61% likes this, based on 56 reviews
      Cuisine: Dessert

    • Chow Tory Street - 800 ft

      Address: 45 Tory Street
      Phone: 04 382 8585

      71% likes this, based on 272 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian

    • The Tasting Room - 500 ft

      Address: 2 Courtenay Place
      Phone: 04 384 1159

      68% likes this, based on 116 reviews

    • Sweet Mother's Kitchen - 400 ft

      Address: 5 Courtenay Place
      Phone: 04 385 4444

      70% likes this, based on 149 reviews

    • Peking House - 300 ft

      Address: 15 Kent Terrace

      63% likes this, based on 6 reviews
      Cuisine: Chinese

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until 10:00 - 10:00 hours
    • Number of rooms:
      50

    The Cambridge Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Cambridge Hotel

    Individual guest reviews

    • Single
      7.8

      Was a good location, handy to entertainment and shopping and sports. Good kitchen and meal initiatives. Good place to watch the test with friends.

      Parking was a problem for an out of towner.

    • Couple
      8.8

      The Staff Were Really Friendly :) Only Problem With Our Room Was The Window Kept Banging About From The Wind So We Stuck SOme Pamphlets In The Window. But Thats To Be Expected With The Wind In Wellington. The Room Was Really Really Clean And The Bed Was Quite Comfy. Thankyou :)

      The Banging Window..

    • Single
      6.6

      The bed was comfortable and the bathroom very nicely done up.

      I did not realise that the hotel had a pub on the bottom story - the very loud music was not much fun at 4am!

    • Single
      10.0

      The Cambridge Hotel is in the centre of Wellington. Just around the corner of Courtney place, which is well known for its restaurants and bars. The airport bus is close to the hotel. It is easy to walk to Te Papa, Oriental Bay, Cuba street and all the shopping you possibly wish to do. The hotel has a good priced breakfast and the paper to read in the morning. The service is excellent and I would go back.

      If I had to say anything it would be the loud music on Saturday night. The band played well in the night. This is to be expected, I guess, because you are in the middle of the City. This was the only night it happened. I stayed Thursday till Monday.

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      great location good service could come and go as we pleased and easy to get nice breakfast in the morning. Staff were very friendly and helpful

      Great service

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      The location is great and central to everything. Loved the friendliness of all staff and how helpful they were. Room was comfortable clean and tidy.

      Was a little disappointed in a couple of things.Firstly I went to have a shower and the soap from the previous customers was in the soap holder which I thought was a bit gross.Second one of the windows didn't lock which didn't make us feel that secure with our belongings as it opened on to a fire escape and third the main light to the room was very dull and the connection had come away from the ceiling which I would register as a hazard. On saying this I would happily come back these things are minor and can be fixed

    • Single
      5.8

      The room wasn't properly cleaned--there was a dirty wine bottle in the room when I got there. Also, the towel rack was broken and had fallen on the floor. The bed was too soft. The window could have better insulation as the street noise was readily heard

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The accomodation was perfect and at a very affordable price! The staff were friendly and helpful. I would love to stay there again!

    • Single
      7.8

      They didn't have free WiFi. I could get it outside on the street with no trouble.

    • Single
      9.2

      First that reception was staffed at all hours. Next that the reception was prompt and courteous. Third that I was given an upgrade of my room (N/A when I had booked) at no extra cost which was a nice surprise. Next is the cnetral handy location in the city. And I had two big towels just for me (I did nt use them both) with soap and shampoos plus shgower cap. The day before I had just listened to a friend who had been to expensive hotels and said you don't even get these at some of those hotels. The bathroomn was clean and tiled with modern tiles. At $61 this was great value. My son-in-law who comes to Wellington more often said they may well stay there in the future.

      Only the rubbish collection at around 5 am in the rear yard. It is just a city thing.

    • Single
      7.0

      The company, the convenience, the price

      A bit noisy, but not a problem

    • Single
      6.2

      Very close to the city center

      Not just Cambridge, but all hotels in nz that check in time is too late!

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      Close to downtown area and reasonable rates.

      TV didn't work properly.

    • Single
      6.2

      Easy access 24 hours. Very good breakfast prices!

      It needs some general maintenance and a better approach to room cleaning.

    • Single
      4.6

      Room could have been much cleaner, There is a cooking smell in the halls and my room and told clerk I thought smoke was coming into room and he said, Oh, I will have the cleaning crew check on it when they do the rounds.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Cambridge Hotel - Wellington Wellington location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    28 Cambridge Terrace , Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Wellington
      3000 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Wellington Station
      1.1 mi
    • Kaiwharawhara Station
      2.5 mi
    Bus stop
    • 400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Strawberry Fare Restaurant (cuisine: Dessert)
      200 ft
    • Sweet Mother's Kitchen
      400 ft
    Beaches
    • Oriental Bay
      1800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until 10:00 - 10:00 hours
    • Number of rooms:
      50
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