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Gilmer Apartment Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.057 km from Wellington Central Business District
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The price is CA $78 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (964 reviews)
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"Perfect location, hotel clean, efficient and the room was bigger than expected with a very comfortable king size bed. There are short cuts to the hotel if walking, great supermarkets close by"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

Gilmer Apartment Hotel
Novotel Wellington
4.5 out of 5
0.2 km from Wellington Central Business District
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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
Quest Wellington
4 out of 5
0.092 km from Wellington Central Business District
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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
ibis Wellington
3.5 out of 5
0.3 km from Wellington Central Business District
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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
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
4.5 out of 5
0.2 km from Wellington Central Business District
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The price is CA $99 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (3,145 reviews)

"Good location Staff were excellent .............................................."…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
InterContinental Wellington
5 out of 5
0.2 km from Wellington Central Business District
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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
DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
4.5 out of 5
0.2 km from Wellington Central Business District
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The price is CA $124 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (465 reviews)

"We enjoyed our overnight stay here. Building has been beautifully restored. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
Park Hotel Lambton Quay
4 out of 5
0.4 km from Wellington Central Business District
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The price is CA $72 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (689 reviews)

"Nice and clean, spacious . Bed not very comfy. Staff great"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Park Hotel Lambton Quay
Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel and Apartments
4 out of 5
0.6 km from Wellington Central Business District
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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
Rydges Wellington
4.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Wellington Central Business District
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The price is CA $98 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,703 reviews)

"Rooms were good with a comfortable bed. We were in the middle of the COVID 19 issues and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly in these difficult times, a credit to the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 27, 2020

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Wellington Central Business District is located in a welcoming area of Wellington known for its top museums and popular art scene. Wellington is home to 123 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Wellington Central Business District

There are 86 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Wellington Central Business District, including these picks:

  • 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.
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington: This 4.5-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a 24-hour fitness center. Our customers like its breakfast and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near Wellington Central Business District

Now that you've visited Wellington Central Business District, you can explore the sights and attractions within just a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Cable Car Museum, The Great War Exhibition, and Colonial Cottage Museum. While you're exploring, swing by Carter Observatory, Ascot Street, and Parliament House to learn a bit about the area. Spend some time exploring the natural beauty of Botanic Gardens, Waitangi Park, and Zealandia.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you can plan a visit to Interislander Ferry Terminal and Victoria University of Wellington. Spend some time checking out Westpac Stadium, which is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Wellington Central Business District, or make a stop by Wellington Zoo, located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Wellington Central Business District?
Wellington Central Business District is located in a welcoming area of Wellington known for its top museums and popular art scene. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 99 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay near Wellington Central Business District?
Adjacent to Wellington Central Business District, DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center. Other good options within a short distance include InterContinental Wellington and Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel and Apartments.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Wellington Central Business District, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals close to Wellington Central Business District.
What can I see and do near Wellington Central Business District?
Study the collections at Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand), Museum of Wellington City and Sea, or City Gallery Wellington. Courtenay Place, Old St Paul’s, and Civic Square are some of the local landmarks to explore. You can check out the local talent at Michael Fowler Centre, Embassy Theatre, and St James Theatre.

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