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Top Rated Hotels for your Wellington Vacation

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Rydges Wellington Airport
Rydges Wellington Airport
4.5 out of 5.0 28 Stewart Duff Drive, Rongotai, Wellington
Free Cancellation
$68
4.7/5 (3 reviews)

The check in was fast and professional. All my questions were answered in single sentences with a smile. I would stay here again.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2019
Situated in Wellington, this luxury hotel is 2 mi (3.3 km) from The Weta Cave and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Wellington Zoo. Mount Victoria Lookout and Courtenay Place ...
Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay
Copthorne Hotel Wellington, Oriental Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 100 Oriental Parade, Oriental Bay, Wellington
Free Cancellation
$91
4.7/5 (6 reviews)

Great location on Orient Bay with nice views of the bay. Very convient to city center.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2019
This family-friendly Wellington hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 5-minute walk of Oriental Parade, Wellington Central Business District, and Wellington ...
Rydges Wellington
Rydges Wellington
4.5 out of 5.0 75 Featherston St, Wellington
Free Cancellation
$73
4.2/5 (23 reviews)

Great location, restaurant, and staff. Highly recommend.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2018
Located in the heart of Wellington, this luxury hotel is steps from Old Government Buildings, Wellington Central Business District, and Wellington Waterfront. ...
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
4.5 out of 5.0 147 The Terrace, Wellington
Free Cancellation
$85
4.0/5 (21 reviews)

Great check in process and friendly staff. I really enjoyed staying there

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2019
This family-friendly Wellington hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of St Paul's Cathedral, Carter Observatory, and Te Papa (Museum of ...
Park Hotel Lambton Quay
Park Hotel Lambton Quay
4.0 out of 5.0 101 The Terrace, Wellington
Free Cancellation
$66
4.0/5 (1 reviews)
Located in the heart of Wellington, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Lambton Quay and Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station). New Zealand Parliament ...
The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges
The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges
3.5 out of 5.0 24 Hawkestone St, Thorndon, Wellington
Free Cancellation
$58
4.0/5 (2 reviews)

We stayed overnight before taking ferry to South Island. It took us just couple of minutes to the ferry terminal. Not much to eat around, but fortunatelly it was a nice night for a walk to the retaurants in town. When we arrived hotel parking was full, but reception desk explained street parking ...

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2018
This family-friendly Wellington hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of National Library and St Paul's Cathedral. Old St Paul's and Old ...

Things To Do during your Wellington Vacation

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Wellington Travel Guide

Where is Wellington?

Plane tickets? Check. Bags packed? Yep. Wait... where exactly are we going again? Before you hop in the airport cab, it'll be handy to know just where Wellington is.

Wellington is the nation's capital and is situated in New Zealand.

This area of North Island has a population of approximately 380,000 people.

Places to Visit in Wellington

Wellington is home to a number of terrific tourist attractions, including the Botanic Gardens and St Paul's Cathedral. Additional noteworthy options are the Wellington Zoo and Civic Square. You should definitely try to visit them all.

Take in the overwhelming beauty of space at Carter Observatory. Seeking some more options? Old St Paul's really leaves a lasting impression. This significant, old building is a must-see for traveling history nerds. But there's more! If you're searching for a sweeping view of the surrounding area, be sure to head on up to Mount Victoria Lookout.

Car Rentals in Wellington

Your escape starts with car rentals in Wellington. Whether you’re eager to jump off the standard tourist trail or just want the convenience of having your own transportation, Orbitz can help you find the keys to your ride.

If you're flying into Wellington International Airport, you can just about rent a vehicle on the tarmac. Firefly and Avis are both a short walk from baggage claim.

You might like to rent a car from Avis at 25 Dixon St. They're right in the heart of the city. If there isn't anything for you there, Budget at 81A Ghuznee Street should be the next place you contact.

Where to stay in Wellington – Hotel Accommodation

All set to start working on your travel plan for New Zealand's capital? There are 99 hotels in Wellington listed on Orbitz.

Renowned high-end accommodations in Wellington include the Ohtel and the InterContinental Wellington. On the other hand, try The Cambridge Hotel (28 Cambridge Terrace) or the Base Wellington - Hostel (21-23 Cambridge Ter) if you're traveling on a tighter budget.

Nearest Airports to Wellington

After being stuck in a cramped seat for hours, you'll be glad to hop off the plane and stretch out at Wellington International Airport (WLG). Situated 3 miles southeast of the downtown area, this is the main arrival point for those traveling via air.

Popular Places to Visit Near Wellington

Plimmerton is loved by travelers. It can be found 16 miles from Wellington, and there's no lack of things to do. Plimmerton Beach is a fantastic place to start learning the story of this area. The Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture and the Cricket Museum are also well worth visiting. Want more options? Paekakariki is 20 miles from Wellington. Make your way to this destination for attractions including Paekakiri Beach, Coastlands Shoppingtown and Queen Elizabeth Park. You have all the choice in the world!

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