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Overview of Sofitel Wellington

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Interior entrance
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

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLambton Quay2 min walk
    Popular LocationNew Zealand Parliament Buildings3 min walk
    Popular LocationBeehive3 min walk
    AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)21 min drive
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Classic Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsClassic Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Superior Room, 2 Single Beds

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed (Club access)

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Room, 1 King Bed (Club access)

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.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Wellington Central Business District - 1 min walk
  • Lambton Quay - 2 min walk
  • New Zealand Parliament Buildings - 3 min walk
  • Beehive - 3 min walk
  • Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jardin Grill — 1 min walk
  • The Old Bailey - 3 min walk
  • Sushi B - 5 min walk
  • Dillinger's Brasserie & Bar - 5 min walk
  • The Backbencher - 5 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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

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 any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

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

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 48-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

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.

Payment types

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
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • 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
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

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

National rating

This Hotel property has been rated 5 stars.

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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.
Is Sofitel Wellington pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sofitel Wellington?
Valet parking is available for NZD 40.00 per night.
What time is check-in at Sofitel Wellington?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 1:30 AM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Sofitel Wellington?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Sofitel Wellington 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.
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
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This place is away from the noise of the busy streets yet in walking distance to restaurants and bars.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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The service was excellent. The staff really went out of their way to make sure your stay was comfortable. Jardin Grill is exquisite. We wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Staff at the reception wasn't good enough to receive the guest .
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely property handy location and nice friendly staff
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing as always!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020