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    The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges

    24 Hawkestone St | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    • Excellent18%
    • Very good33%
    • Average29%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This is a slightly odd little Hotel. It’s OK but it’s certainly not luxury. Location wise there are some up sides. Has free parking for hotel guests and a reception area and breakfast that is quite OK. The Bar and meals are also acceptable in...More

    Thank Ham M
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Small, zero amenities, I'm not sure of the room rates in Wellington however do not be taken in by the Rydges name. This is in no way a Rydges property. I would've been better served in a hostel. Only positive is free wifi. Luckily my...More

    Thank katlat29
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I have stayed in Wellington a few times now and this is the quietest room I have found, it might have been the time of the year as the students had finished or maybe because it was a bit further out. Close to the beehive,...More

    Thank John W
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    All meals beyond great. Room nice for price. Would be 5 stars if not for when leaving we went to fix our night before bar tab and the lady wouldn't except my travel x card cause it didn't have my name on it. Even though...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed one night at The Thorndon as part of our road trip around New Zealand. The price was very reasonable at only NZ$127 for the night. You do get what you pay for however. The room was clean and modern however very small. We...More

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    • US$ 62 - US$ 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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