The Cambridge Hotel & Backpackers
The Cambridge Hotel is a newly restored heritage building. It is immensely popular for its value accommodation in the capital city. The fantastic central location and carefully restored decor, combined with hard-to-match prices, has made The Cambridge Hotel the first choice for many travellers and returning guests.
Accommodation options to suit you & your budget
The Cambridge hosts a variety of hotel rooms to suit your budget. All Hotel rooms have Sky TV, fridges, tea/coffee making facilities and internet access. You can expect quality accommodation and the best value in Wellington.
The backpackers section of the hotel sets a new standard in backpacker accommodation and enables guests to backpack in style. The boutique experience has amazed guests with its luxury feel. There are 52 dorm beds, ranging from 4-8 bedded dorms, all equipped with linen and heating.
The hotel reception is operated 24 hours a day, allowing you to come and go as you please at your convenience.
The Cambridge provides quality, low cost accommodation, right in the centre of town!
Dining or self catering
Whether you are looking for an excellent dining facility or a place to cater for yourself, The Cambridge provides quality facilities for your convenience.
With a hotel bistro that offers a great range of breakfast, lunch and dinner options, all your dining needs are catered for. We also provide a fully equipped kitchen if you would prefer to cater for yourself.
Perfect for all functions
The Cambridge has a free hire function room in the hotels bistro. All functions from small celebrations to large corporate events are welcome. We can cater to all your needs, minimising any undue stress.
The Cambridge is a Wellington icon. We say dont judge the Cambridge as the Cambridge will never judge you. Everyone is welcome!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- Age Restriction
- Breakfast not included
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Key Card Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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We are centrally located - just off Courtenay Place. A taxi from the airport is around $30. From the railway station or ferry terminals a taxi is approximately $20, or a bus to Courtenay Place is only $3. The Airport Flyer is a bright orange bus that leaves Courtenay Place for the airport every half hour at a cost of $9.
Te papa, oriental parade, Courtenay place, Bars Restaurants, Theatre and cafes all only 2 minutes walk.