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Wellington Underground Market

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I think the food on offer was just as interesting as the stuff that was being sold! Big pots of... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2018
Elgin, United Kingdom
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A Mixed Bag

Situated along the waterfront of Wellington harbour the market features a variety of traders... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2018
Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
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An Underground market hidden on the picturesque Wellington Waterfront! There are arts, crafts, clothes, unique finds, things of interest for all ages, plenty of room to walk around and a good choice of food stalls. Stay for lunch or grab an organic...more
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Jervois Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 21 389 369
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

We had a quick wander through these markets. Some interesting things to buy at reasonable prices. After visiting markets worldwide, there was nothing outstanding about these ones, but they were also certainly not the worst we have visited. Your experience totally depends on what you...More

Thank Randall K
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

It was just by chance that we called in after being to Te Papa, we hadn't been here before and was amazed at all the different things that we could buy, the food stalls were amazing so indulged in some dumplings, this place is amazing

Thank Jason E
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

I think the food on offer was just as interesting as the stuff that was being sold! Big pots of paella being cooked up! The stuff on sale was quite random , but still worth a walk around.

Thank heatherad_69
Reviewed April 6, 2018

This market is in the car park on the waterfront, and is just a series of artisan stalls selling clothing, food and local items. It is much the same as any other market, and not really worth a special visit.

Thank raymondb944
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Situated along the waterfront of Wellington harbour the market features a variety of traders offering local crafts, artisan goods and food. Some of the stalls were interesting others less so. Right at the back of the market(closest to the city) we found a food vendor...More

Thank Baylander
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

A great place to visit: versatile, well organised and a pleasant buying “atmosphere”. Worth going there on a Saturday morning.

Thank John v
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Walked here from cruise ship shuttle bus drop off location. wandered through the car park. lots of great stuff for sale. unfortunately I did not have any local currency or room in my luggage. sigh.

Thank captmom
Reviewed January 26, 2018

The market has a good range of crafts and food for sale and as it's in an underground carpark can be enjoyed whatever the weather. We took a leisurely stroll along the Wellington Writers Walk, City to Harbour Bridge, Frank Kitts Park and the Civic...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed January 3, 2018

There are various things to see and experience. So most of are filled with artistic atmosphere as globally.

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Underground M, other at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Glad you had a good day out, pop back next time you're in the area.

Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

This market has a range of locally made craft items of high quality. There is a variety of stalls in the summer. It's great this market is in a carpark so is sheltered from the wind and rain. A great place to do your Christmas...More

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Underground M, other at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thanks for reviewing us, always keen to hear how we can improve. See you next time.

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February 28, 2018|
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Response from Anne D | Reviewed this property |
There is no designated parking at the market which is at Frank Kitts Park. Check on line for parking in that area. The walk around the waterfront is lovely so if you have to park a bit further away enjoy a walk, there's... More
May 3, 2017|
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Response from UndergroundMarket | Property representative |
Hi there, yes thank you Robbo. We are on Jervois Quay, Wellington Waterfront. In the carpark, next to Frank Kitts playground. Open every Saturday 10-3