We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Cambridge Hotel

692 reviews
Save
Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (6)
Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“courtney place”(50 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(36 reviews)
“great location”(66 reviews)
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (692)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
There are newer reviews for The Cambridge Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
645 results
Traveller rating
171
294
119
38
23
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
171
294
119
38
23
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscourtney placeshared bathroomgreat locationsingle roomcommunal kitchenbudget hotela great place to staylong termsky tvcourtenay placecity centreenjoyed my stayte papawould stay againcentral wellingtoncuba streetbackpackers
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
71 - 75 of 645 reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Staff were welcoming and very helpful, both with my booking, and on my arrival and departure. My room was clean and well presented. Hotel is conveniently located for access to Wellington Airport, and the CBD.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Geoff R
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 13 February 2017

Hello Geoff, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. It's lovely to hear you found the team to be welcoming and helpful at all stages of your stay. We're glad to...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a short night in Wellington on our way to the South Island (we would have stayed in this city for another day). The Cambridge hotel is a weird hotel. On the one hand the hotel is central, the room was huge and...More

Thank uri_fi
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 13 February 2017

Hello Uri, Thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on Trip Advisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed your spacious accommodation, and our budget conscious rates. I am sorry to hear that you experienced issues with your Wi-Fi. We do include...More

Reviewed 7 February 2017

Room was nice and clean - a bit hot though as no air-con so had to sleep with windows open - service was good though and we were able to store our bags for a whole day for free after check-out - would consider staying...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank sara_fearon
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 9 February 2017

Hello Sara, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you found your room to be nice and clean during your recent stay with us. I'm pleased...More

Reviewed 7 February 2017

The hotel was clean and I got a clean towel every day. I had a room with a sharedc bathroom and the bathroom was in a immaculate clean condition! The staff was very friendly and helpful. The bus stop was just around the corner and...More

Thank JC E
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 9 February 2017

Hello JC, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful during your recent stay with us. It's lovely...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Will definitely stay again! Really close to town, nice clean rooms, good price and easy to book. Stayed in Wellington for a concert and found The Cambridge to be a great place for a quiet nights sleep. Had a few drinks in "the kitchen" and...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank 462nickyd
Response from MightyCambridge, Manager at The Cambridge HotelResponded 7 February 2017

Hello Nick, First of all we’d like to extend a warm thank you for taking the time to review Cambridge Hotel on TripAdvisor. We’re glad to read that you enjoyed our great central location while you were recently in town for the Guns n Roses...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
11314151617129
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$ 23 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#15 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 23 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Wellington
#15 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (6)
Hotel & Grounds (72)
Bathroom (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Giovanna D
24 October 2015|
Answer
Response from Finnbarr K | Property representative |
Hi Giovanna, No we do not have any female dorms. However we do have 4 bed dorms which given the right circumstances we can make sure that it is only females that go in but there are no guarantees. Kind Regards, Finnbarr... More
0
Votes
tripgeorgia
30 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MightyCambridge | Property representative |
Street parking is free for two hours in the weekend. The best option to park your car for free would be the coupon parking area, it is free in the weekend. It is easier to show you on the map when you get here. If you are... More
1
Vote
Cristeen L
13 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Watermannz | Reviewed this property |
A less expensive alternative to a taxi is the Airport Flyer Bus service which departs from the lower level outside of the baggage claim area of Wellington airport. Take the bus to the Courtenay Place stop and walk a short... More
2
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for quiet room, not facing the street"
Read review
"Nice,clean, tidy,t.v"
Read review
"106 has a dodgy door handle in the bathroom :)"
Read review
"If you require lots of sleep or are a light sleeper I recommend a room not facing the street."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite