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The Cambridge Hotel

3-star Hotel with Restaurant

3 stars

28 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington

+64 4974 2229

based on 1,883 reviews

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About The Cambridge Hotel, Wellington

Value for money
The 19th-century The Cambridge Hotel offers accommodation in the heart of Wellington’s city centre, just 3 minutes’ walk from the Courtenay Place entertainment district. It features a bar and restaurant. Free WiFi is available. The Cambridge Wellington is located only 10 minutes’ walk from the renowned Te Papa Tongarewa Museum. The beautiful Oriental Bay Beach is a 15-minute walk away. The Cambridge offers a range of accommodation options, including mixed dormitory rooms and private guestrooms with en suite bathrooms. Most rooms come with SKY TV, a refrigerator and tea and coffee making facilities. Facilities at The Cambridge Hotel include a communal kitchen and a guest lounge with a large plasma-screen TV. The front desk is manned from 8 am - 9 pm and can arrange laundry services and luggage storage. The Bistro serves a range of New Zealand favourites for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The bar is the perfect place to enjoy a glass of local beer with friends.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Washing machine


  • Electric blankets
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Family rooms
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Darts


  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Places of interest near The Cambridge Hotel

Attractions in Wellington, New Zealand curated by momondo

The Cambridge Hotel location: 28 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington

Top landmarks

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa0.3 mi
Basin Reserve Stadium0.4 mi
Bucket Fountain0.4 mi
Cuba Street Mall0.4 mi
City Gallery Wellington0.5 mi
Byrd Memorial0.6 mi
Mount Victoria Lookout0.6 mi
Colonial Cottage Museum0.7 mi
Carter Observatory1.1 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Oak & Vine Wellington0.2 mi
Two Grey0.8 mi
Guest Centre - AU Ops 10.8 mi
Chameleon - InterContinental Wellington0.8 mi
The Lobby Lounge - InterContinental Wellington0.8 mi
Steps Restaurant0.8 mi
Frankies1.4 mi

The Cambridge Hotel Reviews

GoodBased on 1,883 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very helpful and friendly staff (in 248 reviews)
  • Great price and great location. (in 203 reviews)
  • good location. (in 163 reviews)
Cons -
  • A little noisy from traffic. (in 151 reviews)
  • Broken panel heater for room. (in 133 reviews)
  • View from the room. (in 112 reviews)

The Cambridge Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does The Cambridge Hotel compare to other 3 star hotels in Wellington?

    The Cambridge Hotel is typically below the average price of 3 star hotels in Wellington. On average, you can expect to pay $175 per night in Wellington. The Cambridge Hotel typically costs $30 per night, which is $145 cheaper than the Wellington average.

  • How far is The Cambridge Hotel from Wellington?

    Drive distance from Wellington to The Cambridge Hotel and vice versa is 2.6 mi and the overall drive time is about 7min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to The Cambridge Hotel from Wellington?

    A very popular option for travelers staying at The Cambridge Hotel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Wellington directly to the hotel.

  • Are there food options at The Cambridge Hotel?

    Yes, The Cambridge Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Wellington for those looking for something different.

  • Does The Cambridge Hotel have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at The Cambridge Hotel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +64 4974 2229.

  • How close is The Cambridge Hotel to Wellington city center?

    When staying at The Cambridge Hotel there is just 0.7 mi between you and Wellington city center. While making your way to the center of Wellington, you should plan to visit Wellington Museum, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for The Cambridge Hotel?

    The best contact number for The Cambridge Hotel is +64 4974 2229.

  • Does The Cambridge Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Cambridge Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for The Cambridge Hotel?

    10:00 AM is the check-out time at The Cambridge Hotel. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • How much is a room at The Cambridge Hotel?

    The cheapest deals found start from only $26 per night. The average rate for rooms at The Cambridge Hotel is currently around $73/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

  • Is there laundry service in The Cambridge Hotel?

    Yes, you can do your laundry at The Cambridge Hotel. Irons and ironing boards are included as featured amenities.

  • What is the distance from The Cambridge Hotel, Wellington to Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa?

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