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Reviewed 31 March 2016

Perfectly located in the heart of the city, walking distance for everything! Rooms are spacious, floor 10 is quiet. Televisions need to be updated, rooms definitely need aircon though, extremely warm even during March, summer would be unbearable!

Thank Blondeoldlady
VillageAccommodation, Guest Relations Manager at Astelia Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. The location is indeed great and the reason many choose to stay with us, it’s so much easier to walk than drive! Unfortunately we don’t have air conditioning at this time but we can provide fans for our guests, you can just ask the reception for them. We hope to welcome you back for your...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 March 2016

The airport shuttle bus was only $9 to the Manners St Willis St bus stop, just a few minutes walk to the apartment. Centrally located for Cuba Street, Willis Street and Courtney Place shopping and loved the Cuba Dupa street festival :-) Easy walk to Te Papa and plenty of choices of restaurants and eateries close by. Staff were friendly,...

Thank HoarderNoMore
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This hotel is well located, in one direction you have the cafe/restaurant area with Te Papa a bit further, the other way are the downtown shops and cable car. The hotel isn't new but the floor we were on (10th) was freshly renovated, the room was spotless, small but clean bathroom, tidy kitchen area, washing machine/dryer, small wardrobe with sufficient...

Thank hughbdo
VillageAccommodation, Guest Relations Manager at Astelia Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. You've given great detail for future guests and we agree it is an amazing location very central and convenient. We look forward to welcoming you back next time you are in Wellington.

Reviewed 18 March 2016

Arrived around 20:45 on a Saturday, expected to have to use the lock box to access a key however reception was still open and we were warmly welcomed. Good night's sleep, not aware of any noise outside. Clean bathroom with nice shower gel!

Thank zambrosia
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

This one bedroom apartment is well appointed. The bathroom is small but functional and leaves more room for the bedroom & lounge/kitchen area. The king size bed was so comfy. It would have been nice to have had some air con or a ceiling fan as it was a bit warm. I was amazed at the lack of noise from...

Thank Kiwisok
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 21 February 2016

It's located bang in the middle of the city so it's very close to many bus stops and shopping malls. You can walk to the botanic garden from the hotel (it's all uphill though :)). It is easily reachable from the Airport by Super shuttle. When I reached the hotel, the reception was closed, but there was a mail communication...

Thank Sumithra R
VillageAccommodation, Guest Relations Manager at Astelia Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed the apartment and our after hour’s service was easy and stress free. The location is very central and we have a fair few uphill walks in Wellington but the other way to get to the botanical gardens is taking the cable car, the reception team are more then happy to give directions or book Wellington...

Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Accommodation was at a premium due to Wellington hosting the Edinburgh Military Tattoo so we were happy to find anything even though it was more than we'd usually pay for one night. Checking in went ok, except part of their advertising says they have parking available for $25 a day. but when we asked only 2 day parking cards were...

Thank oakford26
VillageAccommodation, Guest Relations Manager at Astelia Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear the location seems to be the highlight and downfall for your stay. For a inner city property the feedback is generally positive regarding the noise you hear in the apartments. We do have an arrangement with Wilsons parking they provide us with parking passes which are needed to enter the parking building with, a 24...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 13 February 2016

I spent two nights at this place last week. The room was simple, but well-designed and appointed. I didn't use any of the kitchen stuff, but all of it seemed there. There is even a combo washer/dryer in the bathroom. I did two loads and it worked just fine. The bed was comfortable.The desk staff were uniformly nice and helpful....

Thank Larry223
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Booked this hotel over the phone. We were not told that this was a non serviced room. We could have paid the same amount and gone elsewhere and had our room serviced. Therefore on our return the 2nd night we had to ring up afterhours reception to ask for toilet paper and soap. They said it would be delivered in...

Thank kiwicrusader2016
VillageAccommodation, Guest Relations Manager at Astelia Apartment Hotel, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your stay. We do offer room only or serviced packages and bookings over 7 days include a weekly service. We apologise the additional supplies were not delivered, for a two night stay there are additional towels and toilet paper in the bathroom so we will remind the after hours team...

Bawley Point
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Great location. Stroll across road to Central Market where you have a variety of cuisines on offer. Asian style food market. Try the handy coffee shop next door for morning wake up shot. Small kitchenette for self catering. Features compact bathroom/ laundry with washer/dryer. Short cab ride from Wellington railway station. Having traveled all day on Scenic rail from Auckland....

Thank Robyn M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Astelia Apartment Hotel

Address: 156 Willis Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $125 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Astelia Apartment Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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Central Stratford Apartment Wellington
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“If you are wanting a quiet room ask for a back room.”
 of 5 bubbles joPP419, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Apparently hotel has long stays in certain rooms. Overhead person in room below them complaining about noise to reception.”
 of 5 bubbles kpp724, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Quiet room west facing, what we asked for.”
 of 5 bubbles lptitch, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room high up and on the side to avoid early-morning road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles LadyMol, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“My room on the 7th floor was a side room away from Willis street so had no issues with noise despite the fact i had my window open all night”
 of 5 bubbles 925duncant, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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