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3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCourtenay Place4 min walk
    Popular LocationNew Zealand Film Archive6 min walk
    Popular LocationTe Papa (Museum of New Zealand)9 min walk
    AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)11 min drive
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  • Single Room, Ensuite

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 8 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSingle Room, Ensuite
  • Single Bed in a 6 Bed Dorm

    Room amenities

    • 15 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More detailsSingle Bed in a 6 Bed Dorm
  • Single Room, Shared Bathroom (1 Single Bed only)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 7 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSingle Room, Shared Bathroom (1 Single Bed only)
  • Triple Room, Ensuite

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 17 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds
    More detailsTriple Room, Ensuite
  • Quadruple Room, Ensuite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More detailsQuadruple Room, Ensuite
  • Double Room, Ensuite

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 12 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Ensuite
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 12 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Single Bed in a 8 Bed Dorm

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 17 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More detailsSingle Bed in a 8 Bed Dorm
  • Single Bed in a 4 Bed Dorm

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 13 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More detailsSingle Bed in a 4 Bed Dorm
  • Standard Room, 2 Single Beds, Shared Bathroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 12 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Single Beds, Shared Bathroom

About this area

Wellington

Located in Wellington, The Cambridge Hotel is in the city centre and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Waitangi Park, while Embassy Theatre and St James Theatre are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at TSB Bank Arena or Westpac Stadium.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Wellington Waterfront - 4 min walk
  • Courtenay Place - 4 min walk
  • New Zealand Film Archive - 6 min walk
  • Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) - 9 min walk
  • Cuba Street Mall - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station - 6 min drive
  • AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Ortega Fish Shack - 3 min walk
  • The Ambeli - 3 min walk
  • Five Boroughs - 3 min walk
  • Fratelli - 3 min walk
  • Hawthorn Lounge - 3 min walk

About this property

The Cambridge Hotel

Wellington hostel in Te Aro, walk to Courtenay Place
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. All 58 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus wireless Internet access (surcharge) and TVs with cable channels. Phones and free toiletries are also available to guests.
The Cambridge Hotel offers 58 forms of accommodation with free toiletries. Cable televisions are provided. This Wellington hostel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (NZD 10 per 24-hour period)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (NZD 10 per 24-hour period)

Parking and public transport

  • Free nearby parking
  • Street parking

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–1:00 PM: NZD 4.50-35.0 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 0.00 per stay

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 4.50 and NZD 35.0 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 40.00 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 0.00 per stay
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.8 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note that guests may experience noise from the bar and hotel building on Saturday nights/early Sunday mornings from 9 PM to 3 AM.

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Backpacker Cambridge
Cambridge Backpacker
Cambridge Backpacker Wellington
Cambridge Hotel Backpacker
Cambridge Hotel Backpacker Wellington
Cambridge Hotel Wellington
Cambridge Hotel
Cambridge Wellington
The Cambridge Hotel Wellington
The Cambridge Hotel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
The Cambridge Hotel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Wellington

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Cambridge Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Cambridge Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Cambridge Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Cambridge Hotel?
As of 30 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Cambridge Hotel on 4 Nov 2020 start from NZ$66, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Cambridge Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Cambridge Hotel?
There is free parking nearby.
What time is check-in at The Cambridge Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Cambridge Hotel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for NZD 40.00 (subject to availability).
Where is The Cambridge Hotel located?
Located in Te Aro, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Embassy Theatre and Courtenay Place. St James Theatre and Waitangi Park are also within 10 minutes. Wellington Station is 26 minutes by foot.
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3.9/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, quiet, and affordable hotel with excellent staff. Located 1 minute away from Courtenay Place, and a short walk to Cuba St and Te Papa. Would stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
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Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Not as good as usual
Usually enjoy the Cambridge Hotel cheap and cheerful but great location and close to CBD, my room on this occasion stunk of a combination of puke and disinfectant carpet was disgusting
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Superb
The stay was really nicre, beautiful heratige building. Felt like you were taken back to what luxury felt like 100 years ago
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

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