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City guide for Wellington

Going to Wellington soon or looking to book a trip then our destination Travel Guide to Wellington is a great place to start to find out a little more about Wellington. Read on to make your stay in Wellington perfect.

So heading for a holiday, weekend break or a business trip to Wellington then our extensive travel guide can help you get the most out of your stay. From hotels to book, best time of the year to go, activities to do and places to visit. With so much to see and do you'll be longing for more time in Wellington just to fit everything in. Even if you've been to Wellington before there will be something new to see or do and for those visiting Wellington for the first time, our guide serves as a great place to start and get familiar with the area. It could give you some inspiration about which museums, shops, markets, bars and restaurants to visit or to simply embark on a city tour. We’ll list the various tours and activities in Wellington, which you’ll be able to book right here.

To get an idea of the local area and the location of hotels in the area have a look at a map of Wellington. We’ve plotted major attractions and places of interest on the map so you can book a hotel in the ideal location and to suit your budget and all your travelling needs. Hoping for the ideal weather during your spell in Wellington then our weather stats can show you the typical weather conditions throughout the year so you can pick the perfect time to visit.

Not found the ideal hotel in Wellington yet? Then browse our hotel selection using a map, or filter to find the perfect hotel for your stay in Wellington. Our range of hotels have something for everyone, from luxury hotels, family hotels to hotels ideal for the business traveller. You can see the Expedia Guest Ratings and Trip Advisor Ratings for each hotel to get an idea of reviews from previous guests, helping you choose the right hotel for you.

If you need a flight to Wellington, we have a selection of options. Compare flights to Wellington by looking at time, day of the week and the different airlines to find the flight that suits all your travelling needs. It’s beneficial to check out our deals on flights and hotels, savings can be made when booking both together.

If you fancy exploring Wellington and the surrounding area then hiring a car can be a great way to get around. Vehicles range from small city cars, cars great for families and luxury high end vehicles, airport pick up and drop off can be arranged. Best of all book car hire with a flight and hotel for a saving. Carry on reading for some great inspiration on things to do in Wellington all courtesy of Expedia.ie.


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Rydges Wellington
Reviewed on 25 Mar 2020
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Rydges Wellington

Rydges Wellington

75 Featherston St, Wellington
     
    4.3 of 5
    4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    Property in very Good location short walk to the quayside many restaurants and Bars Close to main shopping street

    Oaks Wellington Hotel €81
    Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020
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    Oaks Wellington Hotel

    Oaks Wellington Hotel

    89 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington
       
      4.3 of 5
      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      This was our first stay & we will definitely be back.

      ibis Wellington €75
      Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020
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      ibis Wellington

      ibis Wellington

      153 Featherston St, Wellington
         
        4.2 of 5
        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

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

        Rydges Wellington Airport
        Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020
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        Rydges Wellington Airport

        Rydges Wellington Airport

        28 Stewart Duff Drive, Rongotai, Wellington
           
          4.5 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

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

          James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
          Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020
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          James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

          James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

          147 The Terrace, Wellington
             
            4.2 of 5
            4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Excellent customer service, will stay here again., the hotel staff were very welcoming. Restaurant food excellent. All up a memorable stay

            DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington €94
            Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020
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            DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington

            DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington

            Corner of Lambton Quay and Grey Street, 28 Grey Street, Wellington, NZ
               
              4.7 of 5
              4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              The room was ok. I don't think it is worth the money. Staff at the reception were all varied. Some very nice and friendly. Males were generally nicer but some girls just didn't want to be there.

              Travelodge Hotel Wellington €61
              Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020
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              Travelodge Hotel Wellington

              Travelodge Hotel Wellington

              2-6 Gilmer Terrace, Wellington
                 
                4.1 of 5
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                I stayed here in 2017, but forgot to leave a review. This was a very lux hotel, location was near lambton quay and extra points for them having the room ready almost instantly when I arrived. Will definitely stay here again once its okay to travel around again! :) Thanks

                The Setup on Manners €57
                Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020
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                The Setup on Manners

                The Setup on Manners

                57, Manners Street, Te Aro, Wellington
                   
                  3.7 of 5
                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Its primarily a backpackers but was c lean. Bit stuffy though as no window in our room but clean and suitable for overnight. Excellent cbd location

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