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
 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

The Cambridge Hotel is a 3-star business property, set just minutes away from the beach front.

It lies within 5 minutes' walk of Oriental Bay, National War Memorial and Te Papa. The center of Wellington is 1 km away from the venue.

The hotel is situated near a museum and a war memorial.

Wellington International airport can be reached in 5 minutes by car from The Cambridge Hotel.

Rooms

This property comprises 50 rooms featuring Dormitory Room, Private Double Room and Private Triple Room with TV with satellite channels, a minibar, heating, a wardrobe and plasma TV. Some rooms come with a view of Oriental Bay. They offer private bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. Guests can unwind in the Bistro And bar with a favourite drink. The dessert Strawberry Fare Restaurant is just about 5 minutes’ walk from the property.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers 24-hour reception, laundry and newspaper service together with a designated smoking area, a safe deposit box and a baggage storage for guests' comfort.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at NZD 8 per day.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • 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

Leisure facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel The Cambridge Hotel - Wellington Wellington location
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Hotel Address:

28 Cambridge Terrace , Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

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City Center
  • Wellington
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Wellington Railway Station
    1.1 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Strawberry Fare Restaurant
    200 ft
  • Sweet Mother's Kitchen
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Oriental Bay
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Rooms and availability

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Standard Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
Size: 130 sq. feet
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    Shared Bathroom Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 130 sq. feet
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      Dormitory Room
      Bed type: Bed in shared room
      Size: 205 sq. feet
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        Private Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 130 sq. feet
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          Private Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
          Size: 185 sq. feet
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            Private Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
            Size: 220 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 Railway Station
                1.1 mi
              • Train Stations
                400 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Strawberry Fare Restaurant
                200 ft
              • Sweet Mother's Kitchen
                400 ft
              Beaches
              • Oriental Bay
                1800 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Number of rooms:
                50

              The Cambridge Hotel Location

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 2700 ft

              Places of interest

              • Department of Conservation - 2700 ft
              • Wellington Central Library Branch - 3000 ft
              • Accident Compensation Corporation - 3700 ft
              • Wellington City Council - 3700 ft
              • Wellington Institute of Technology - 3700 ft
              • Medical Research Institute of New Zealand - 3700 ft
              • Department of Child, Youth and Family - 3700 ft
              • University of Canterbury - 3700 ft
              • University of Canterbury - 3700 ft
              • Wellington Magistrates’ Court - 3700 ft
              • Massey University Wellington Campus - 3700 ft
              • Department of Internal Affairs - 3700 ft
              • Otago University Wellington Campus - 3700 ft
              • New Zealand Defence Force – Trentham Camp - 3700 ft
              • TSB Bank Arena - 4000 ft

              Convention centers

              • Cuba Street - 2000 ft
              • Queen's Wharf Event Centre - 4000 ft

              Shopping areas

              • Te Papa - 1400 ft
              • Museum of Wellington City and Sea - 3700 ft
              • Colonial Cottage Museum - 3700 ft

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • National War Memorial - 1700 ft

              Museums

              • Civic Square - 3000 ft
              • Frank Knitts Park - 3000 ft
              • Kelburn Park - 4300 ft

              Parks

              • Basin Reserve Cricket Ground - 2000 ft
              • TSB Bank Arena Wellington - 3700 ft

              Golf courses and Country clubs

              • Cable Car - 4300 ft

              Public parking

              • Victoria University - 4300 ft

              Marina

              • Clyde Quay Marina - 2000 ft

              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

              • 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 am
              • Number of rooms:
                50
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              The Cambridge Hotel Reviews

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

              Average guest rating

              7.4out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 209 reviews

              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 Railway Station
                1.1 mi
              • Train Stations
                400 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Strawberry Fare Restaurant
                200 ft
              • Sweet Mother's Kitchen
                400 ft
              Beaches
              • Oriental Bay
                1800 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Number of rooms:
                50