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Wellington Icon Since 1883

Welcome to the Cambridge Hotel – A Wellington icon in the heart of the city.

Whether you’re just discovering New Zealand’s capital for the first time or are a regular visitor, you’ll love our unique blend of old-world character and modern style, excellent value and the friendliest service is how we’ve been “Keeping it real since 1883”.

Experience true New Zealand hospitality and enjoy comfortable accommodation in a historic hotel right in the heart of Wellington. Within walking distance of all Wellington’s major attractions. Including Te Papa and the Waterfront; sports, shopping, entertainment, and nightlife precincts.


Located in the heart of Wellington and within walking distance all the major attractions, The Cambridge Hotel offers both Hotel and Backpackers accommodation with all the facilities that ensure you have everything for a comfortable and memorable stay.

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Christmas Trading hours

21st Dec - 23rd Dec 8:00am - Late
24th Dec 8:00am - 11:00pm
Christmas Day Closed
26th Dec - 17th Jan 10:00am - Late