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Novotel Wellington
4.5 out of 5
133 The Terrace, Wellington
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The price is CA $108 per night
0.34 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (1,947 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

Novotel Wellington
Sofitel Wellington
5 out of 5
11 Bolton Street, Wellington
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The price is CA $136 per night
0.79 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (337 reviews)

"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."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 21, 2020

Sofitel Wellington
ibis Wellington
3.5 out of 5
153 Featherston St, Wellington
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The price is CA $81 per night
0.35 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (2,778 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

ibis Wellington
Grand Mercure Wellington
5 out of 5
345 The Terrace, Wellington
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1 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (349 reviews)

"Very close to city center about 10 mins walk. but very quite, very good for relax"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

Grand Mercure Wellington
Rydges Wellington Airport
4 out of 5
28 Stewart Duff Drive, Rongotai, Wellington
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The price is CA $99 per night
5.66 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (659 reviews)

"Excellent hotel situation for early morning flights with direct access to the terminal check in and departure through the hotel lobby."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Rydges Wellington Airport
QT Wellington
5 out of 5
90 Cable Street, Wellington
The price is CA $138 per night
0.78 km from city centre
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
Bolton Hotel
4.5 out of 5
Corner of Bolton & Mowbray Streets, Wellington
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The price is CA $147 per night
0.82 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,805 reviews)

"Incredibly friendly and helpful staff. I arrived late, after the kitchen closed, they had saved some sandwiches for me, on the house."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 5, 2020

Bolton Hotel
Mercure Wellington Central City Hotel and Apartments
4 out of 5
130 Victoria Street, Wellington
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The price is CA $74 per night
0.5 km from city centre
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
75 Featherston St, Wellington
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The price is CA $98 per night
0.65 km from city centre
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

Rydges Wellington
Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay
4 out of 5
100 Oriental Parade, Oriental Bay, Wellington
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The price is CA $86 per night
1.09 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,112 reviews)

"Had an excellent view from our room of the Bay. Great area. Lots to do in walking distance. Clean, pretty room."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2020

Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay
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Wellington Hotel Guide

From the affordable to the more upmarket, Wellington features a wide selection of first-rate short- and long-stay accommodation choices. Expedia's up-to-the-minute database has 76 hotel options that are within a 0.1-kilometre (0.1-mile) radius of central Wellington.

Location is everything when it comes to vacationing, so check out the latest offers at the Boulcott Suites and InterContinental Wellington, which you'll find within 1 kilometre (0.6 miles) of Wellington's center.

With 2 Expedia-listed establishments, Newlands is the area with the biggest range of Wellington accommodation. Newlands is 8 kilometres (5 miles) from the center of town. Expedia-listed accommodations in Newlands include the Newlands Court Motel and Capital Gateway Motor Inn.

The Ohtel and the QT Museum Wellington Apartments are conveniently within strolling distance of the Botanic Gardens, while the Bolton Hotel and At Home Wellington City are positioned near St Paul's Cathedral.
 the Wellington Zoo and Civic Square are other much-visited Wellington destinations. The City Cottages and the Courtenay Village are conveniently close to the Wellington Zoo, while the CityLife Wellington and the Aspect Apartments, are near Civic Square.

The QT Museum Wellington and Amora Hotel Wellington are closest to the Central Library, while the Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay and Rydges Wellington are within a short stroll of the Cable Car Museum.
 If you plan to book accommodation close the Massey University, choose from accommodation options which include The Wellesley Boutique Hotel - Heritage Collection and Distinction Wellington Century City Hotel. Finally, if your focus is on the Victoria University of Wellington, your nearby hotel options include the Quality Hotel Wellington and Quest Wellington.

The Boulcott Lodge is 15 kilometres (9 miles) from the center of Wellington. Another accommodation option is the Bella Vista Motel Wellington, which can be found 3 kilometres (2 miles) away. You could also choose to book the Acorns Wellington Bed and Breakfast or the Novotel Wellington.

If time allows, you could travel to other places in the North Island region. Explore North Island's art museums and nature museums. You can also make the time to to admire the region's beaches, coastal plains, forests and rivers. Popular things to do in this part of New Zealand include snowboarding and skiing.

Looking for more things to do? Why not spend the day discovering the Petone Foreshore and Bolton Street Cemetery in Petone, 11 kilometres (7 miles) to the northeast of Wellington. Some of our recommended Petone accommodation options include the ASURE 83 By the Sea Motor Lodge and B-K's Esplanade Motor Lodge. 45 kilometres (28 miles) to the northeast of Wellington you'll find Paraparaumu, which is home to the Elliotts Kapiti Coast Motor Lodge and Wrights By The Sea Motel. Lindale Park and the Southward Car Museum are a couple of the popular sites to see in Paraparaumu.

Wellington International Airport is a convenient airport for arriving in Wellington. It is 6 kilometres (4 miles) away. If you choose to stay nearby, try the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor or Brentwood Hotel.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Wellington?
Pacific View Bed and Breakfast is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend BKs Premier Motel Esplanade and DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Wellington, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best options available in Wellington.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Wellington?
Based on reviews, Richmond Guest House Bed & Breakfast is a popular 2.5-star B&B for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include The Cambridge Hotel and Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman.
What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Wellington?
Willis Village is a top 3.5-star apartment on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and free WiFi. Other good choices for your stay with the kids include QT Wellington Apartments and Novotel Wellington. Attractions like Wellington Zoo and The Weta Cave are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation in Wellington?
Newlands Court Motel is a favorite 3-star property for couples, and features flat-screen TVs and free parking. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Travelodge Hotel Wellington and CityLife Wellington.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Wellington?
Ohtel is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and flat-screen TVs for its human guests. Hawks Inn Motel is another option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Wellington?
Pacific View Bed and Breakfast is a top 3.5-star beach property with free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay and ASURE 83 By the Sea Motor Lodge. Head to Scorching Bay Beach or Makara Beach for some quality time by the water.

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