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West Plaza Hotel
4 out of 5
0.099 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $85 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,121 reviews)

"Very central in location and secure parking. Did not like the bed, very hard."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

West Plaza Hotel
Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel and Apartments
4 out of 5
0.3 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $84 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,289 reviews)

"We spent two weeks while our family, who had just returned from the UK, were self-isolating at the family home. Given the difficulties of a nation-wide lockdown, the staff could not have done more to make our stay as easy as possible. They were always pleasant and obliging."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 8, 2020

Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel and Apartments
Boulcott Suites
5 out of 5
0.4 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $121 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,557 reviews)

"A lot of stairs but a great place to stay for our group!"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 13, 2020

Boulcott Suites
Quest Wellington
4 out of 5
0.4 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $69 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (795 reviews)

"The staff. Very pleasant and professional. However the street noise at night was unbearable."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 4, 2020

Quest Wellington
Novotel Wellington
4.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $107 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,947 reviews)

"Customer service - attentive, friendly, professional and available."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

Novotel Wellington
ibis Wellington
3.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $81 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,778 reviews)

"Closeness to town and comfort. Very friendly and attentive staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

ibis Wellington
InterContinental Wellington
5 out of 5
0.4 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $147 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,475 reviews)

"Great central location just steps away from the water front, business district, restaurants, and ferries. Very friendly staff throughout the entire stay."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 29, 2020

InterContinental Wellington
Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman
3.5 out of 5
0.4 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $72 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,679 reviews)
Good central city option

"Well located close to central shopping and restaurant areas. Easily walkable. Older building, but rooms well presented. Typical sized rooms and room appointments for large chain city hotel. No issues with returning in future if it was the best option available."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 15, 2020

Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman
QT Wellington
5 out of 5
0.6 km from Civic Square
The price is CA $157 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,901 reviews)

"If you enjoy modern art and decor this is the type of hotel that might pique your interest"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

QT Wellington
Oaks Wellington Hotel
4.5 out of 5
0.5 km from Civic Square
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The price is CA $95 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (154 reviews)

"Very good location. Our room view wasn’t the one in the photos, and the view was the reason we payed extra for that room thinking we where going to be looking down onto Courtney Place"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

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Civic Square is located in a welcoming area of Wellington known for its beautiful island views and top museums. Wellington is home to 123 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Civic Square

There are 89 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Civic Square, including these options:

  • James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor: This 4.5-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location.
  • Rydges Wellington: This 4.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and beach locale.
  • West Plaza Hotel: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a bar, along with WiFi. Our customers like its bar and central location.

Things to See and Do Near Civic Square

Now that you've visited Civic Square, you can explore the sights and attractions within a few miles of the area.

Study the collections at Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand), City Gallery Wellington, or Museum of Wellington City and Sea. While you're exploring, swing by Courtenay Place, City-to-Sea Bridge, and Bucket Fountain to learn a bit about the area. You can catch a show at Michael Fowler Centre, St James Theatre, and Embassy Theatre.

Interislander Ferry Terminal and Wellington Waterfront are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. You might also stop by Cuba Street Mall, located 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Civic Square, or Victoria University of Wellington which is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Civic Square?
Civic Square is located in a welcoming area of Wellington CBD known for its beautiful island views and top museums. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 101 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near Civic Square?
Adjacent to Civic Square, Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel and Apartments is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers free WiFi and parking. Other good options within a short distance include DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington and Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Civic Square, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available near Civic Square.
What can I see and do near Civic Square?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand), City Gallery Wellington, or Museum of Wellington City and Sea. Courtenay Place, Old St Paul’s, and Wellington Wind Turbine are monuments to see when you’re exploring the area around Civic Square. You can watch performances at Michael Fowler Centre, Embassy Theatre, and St James Theatre if you’re interested in local theater.

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