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Overview of Sofitel Wellington

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Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, blackout curtains

Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
337 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Map

What's nearby

Popular LocationLambton Quay2 min walk
Popular LocationNew Zealand Parliament Buildings3 min walk
Popular LocationSt Paul's Cathedral7 min walk
AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)25 min drive

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  • Classic Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Luxury Room (Club access)

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Wellington

Located in Wellington, Sofitel Wellington is in the business district and near the beach. St Paul's Cathedral and Old St Paul's are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Botanic Gardens and Mount Victoria Lookout. Enjoy an event or a match at Westpac Stadium, and consider making time for Wellington Zoo—a top attraction that's not to be missed.

Map
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lambton Quay - 2 min walk
  • New Zealand Parliament Buildings - 3 min walk
  • St Paul's Cathedral - 7 min walk
  • Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) - 7 min walk
  • Old St Paul's - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Station - 8 min walk
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jardin Grill — 1 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Wellington

5-star luxury hotel, walk to Wellington Central Business District
A restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a conference centre and valet parking. All 129 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, premium bedding and rainfall showerheads.
Sofitel Wellington offers 129 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. 48-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.
This Wellington hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Valet parking: NZD 40.00 per night

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily: NZD 39 per person
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Fitness centre

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities

Conveniences

Lift
Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English
French

Business services

4 meeting rooms
Business centre
Computer station
Conference centre

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible business centre
Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
Wheelchair-accessible lounge
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Shower

Entertainment

48-inch LCD TV
Digital channels
Premium channels

Food and drink

Minibar

More

Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Safe
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 1:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 0 per day.

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 39 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 40.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Sofitel Wellington Opening July 2016 Hotel
Sofitel Opening July 2016 Hotel
Sofitel Wellington Opening July 2016
Sofitel Opening July 2016
Sofitel Wellington Hotel
Sofitel Wellington (Opening July 2016)
Sofitel Wellington (opening June 2016)

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sofitel Wellington and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sofitel Wellington offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sofitel Wellington cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Sofitel Wellington?
As of Jun 6, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sofitel Wellington on Jun 7, 2020 start from CA $137, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Valet parking is available for NZD 40.00 per night.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 1:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is this property located?
Situated in the business district, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of New Zealand Parliament Buildings, St Paul's Cathedral and Old St Paul's. Carter Observatory and Botanic Gardens are also within 15 minutes. Wellington Station is 8 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
263
4 - Good
52
3 - Okay
13
2 - Mediocre
5
1 - Poor
4
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Some nice touches to welcome me to my room including the aircon being set when I got to my room, and also a tray with a couple of cups ready for a tea before bed, with water in the kettle ready to boil. Staff were attentive in all areas without bugging me for a tip.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Amenities

Location easy to walk around The toiletries were good too

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very helpful staff in a good location. Very nice room.

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020