Your Apartment

The Cube Hall has 86 self-contained apartments with the options of 5 bedroom, 3 bedroom, and studio units. We have an apartment that has been modified for students with disabilities.

Inside Your Aparment

Each apartment has a bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen with all the appliances (microwave, refrigerator/freezer, stovetop and oven). Five bedroom and three bedroom apartments have a separate living area furnished with a dining table, chairs, couch, TV stand and coffee table. Studio apartments have a dining table and chairs and a TV stand. We have single sex and mixed gender apartments.

Tenants pay a Chattel Fee of $140 for items you receive on arrival. Each apartment has a set of chattels which the tenants make take with them when they leave. Your chattels will include the following items:

  • Electric jug and toaster
  • Cutlery, crockery and dish rack
  • Cooking utensils, pots and pan
  • Plunger, toilet brush and rubbish bin
  • One mattress protector each

Inside Your Bedroom

Bedrooms are furnished with a double bed (singles in studios), a wardrobe, a desk and office chair, and a pin board. They all have a window with a blind.

You may bring small items of furniture with you, such as small sets of shelves and under-bed storage (there is a 135mm high gap between the floor and bed). Apart from a mattress protector, bedding is not provided, and you will need your own towels and bathmats, coat hangers, drawing pins, and cleaning materials.

There is one power socket in each bedroom, so we suggest you bring a multiboard with you. If you would like to bring a heater with you, it must comply with the safety inspection requirements AS/NZS 3760. No liquid fuelled or gas heaters are permitted. Please take energy effiiciency into consideration when choosing a heater.

Building Facilities

Vistagate Wireless Internet

Vistagate is a wireless service provider installed throughout The Cube. It is a prepaid service offering a variety of plans to cater to both individual and group/flat users. It offers various plans from apartment to individual packs. 

Laundry

Laundry facilities are available on the ground floor of The Cube. Our commercial quality washing machines require laundry powder and cost $3 per cycle. Dryers are also available and cost $3 per 45min cycle.

Bicycle storage

There is a bicycle shed on site. It has limited space available. If you will need to store a bike, email Cube Hall prior to your arrival to guarantee your space. This service attracts an additional fee of $50 for 42 weeks of storage.

Games and Entertainment

We have an events room equipped with a pool table, a ping pong table, large TV and bean bags. We also have a recreation room with a kitchenette and lounge space.

Parking

There are privately owned car parks available for rent at The Cube. These can be leased directly from the car park owners. We can provide interested residents with the owners' contact details. Car parking is also available on the street with the purchase of a residential parking coupon directly from the Wellington City Council.

Mail Collection and Notification

Each apartment has its own letterbox.

A note on parcels: We have limited space for parcel storage. Oversized items will have to be placed outside the office. The office staff receives parcels throughout the day. At 4:30pm the duty RA will organise these parcels for pick up and notify tenants via Facebook. Parcels can be picked up from 5:30pm to 7:30pm Monday to Friday.

Summer Rentals

We offer students the opportunity to stay in residence over December and January at very special discounted rates. Click here for more information.

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