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Capital View Motor Inn
Ranked #24 of 46 Hotels in Wellington
Bremerton, Washington
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41 reviews
39 hotel reviews
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“Excellent Value”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2014

Located in walking distance to most places you would want to visit in Wellington, this inn is a great value. Helpful hosts, large room, spotlessly clean, great kitchenette, quiet, comfortable, with off-street free parking. Only negative was no free wifi.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2014 via mobile

We really wondered what this motel would be like. It turned out to be like a 1 room furnished council flat in a block of flats and that was fine. The room was large, quiet and well equipped. There was a heater. The bathroom was ok and the shower was adequate. The beds were fine. There seemed to be an enormous quantity of electrical sockets. There was a lift which was great except that after 9 30 you had to walk to the first floor to catch it. This wouldn't matter except after the climb up the street and then up to the motel well... The other blemish was I really couldn't get the tv to work except to play sports or vacuous breakfast shows. The laundry was cheap. The parking was free though awkward in certain spots. But finally what makes it a winner is it was 5 minutes from the top of Cuba Street.

Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

Walking distance from the city. Close to cafes and resteraunts on Cuba st. Free off road parking.
Fantastic city views,large rooms with comfortable beds. Xtra pillow and blankets if needed.big kitchen area, well equipped with 2 rings, pans and range of utensils.helpful owner Mark. Good value in this price range.

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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014

We stayed here for three nights on the third floor. Although the building was surrounded by scaffolding, we weren't disturbed at all. Rooms were bright and well equipped, if a touch dated. Kevin, our host, was really helpful and ensured our stay was first class. Handy location for everything, with Cuba Street's many restaurants almost on your doorstep, and the harbour/cbd area a reasonable 10-15 minute walk away. Great restaurant around the corner The Bistro on Willis where Tom serves a lovely meal and is happy to chat to diners about what Wellington has to offer. Te Papa is a 'must visit' if in Wellington. We spent six hours there and still didn't see it all. Lovely food in the cafe too so every reason to make a day of it.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2014

We stayed in the Penthouse suite. Getting up there was a bit of a mission due to the ancient lift and then a flight of stairs at the end. However, the journey was worth it once you got to the room as the facilities are very comfortable and the views are amazing.
The location is excellent with the cafe, restaurants of Cuba street just a stone's throw away. We enjoyed 4 days of perfect sunny weather which made it great to stroll around the city.
Car parking available on site is a little tight but the location is also great for driving with easy access to the motorway, the airport and the Kilbirnie Pool (where we spent a lot of time attending the NZ Junior Swimming Champs).
The accommodation was spacious, comfortable and very clean.
The only downsides where the noise of the city but I guess that is what you get for staying close to town. Also, the shower pressure was pretty mediocre.
All in all, a great weekend.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with family
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2014

Enjoyed watching the views of Wellington from the large windows at night. Towels in bath room were some of the best we have come across while staying at motels. Clean and well serviced, the layout of a double bed in one room and 2 singles in the living room meet our requirements nicely . The original reason for selecting Capital View was because of it's on site parking and this worked out well as did it's location. Would certainly stay there again.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2014 via mobile

This is the 2nd time my family and I have stayed here. The rooms are a little dated but there is plenty of natural light, making the rooms light and bright. It is clean and serviced daily. The host is welcoming and the location is good, because we walked everywhere! Being right in town is excellent. My 2 daughters got stuck in the lifts for a short time, but this just added to their experiences! We all had a little chuckle when we left. We think it's a great place for families too.

Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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Property: Capital View Motor Inn
Address: 12 Thompson Street, Wellington 6141, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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Hotel Style:
#18 Business Hotel in Wellington
#18 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Number of rooms: 21
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