Intercontinental Wellington Hotel

2 Grey Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011  show map
 5 stars
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Intercontinental Wellington Hotel

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

NZD 35 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Editorial review:

Located near the waterfront, this hotel is a good choice for easy access to all the tourist attractions. There is a fitness center, and the service is very good. Guests that have stayed at other offerings from this chain consider this one better than most in all categories except the restaurant.

Overview

Intercontinental Wellington Hotel is placed in a commercial area of Wellington in the vicinity of Wellington Wind Turbine, Colonial Cottage Museum and ZEALANDIA: The Karori Sanctuary Experience. The excellent hotel, built in 2001, is renowned for its traditional architecture.

The hotel is right in the center of Wellington. Cafés and a stadium are stroll from the hotel.

Intercontinental Wellington Hotel offers a stunning view to its guests.

Intercontinental Wellington Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Wellington International airport.

Rooms

Intercontinental Wellington Hotel provides 232 guestrooms appointed with a laptop-size safe, individual climate control, a mini-refrigerator, a minibar and cable TV with on-demand movies for a pleasant stay in Wellington. Some rooms overlook the harbor. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a walk-in shower and a spa bathtub.

Eat & Drink

At the seasonal restaurant guests can enjoy contemporary cuisine. Guests can try cocktails and coffee served in the lobby bar. Offering a variety of dishes, Arizona Bar and Barista Cafe are just about 50 meters away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Intercontinental Wellington Hotel offers a meeting room, a business center and a photocopier to satisfy the needs of business guests.

Relax

Guests with children at Intercontinental Wellington Hotel can take advantage of babysitting and cribs. A gym and a fitness center are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at NZD 35 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Hindi, Serbian, Tagalog / Filipino.

Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   232.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Harbor view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 19 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Intercontinental Wellington Hotel Wellington location
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Hotel Address:

2 Grey Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

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City Center
  • Wellington
    3300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Wellington Railway Station
    2700 ft
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
    100 ft
  • Arizona Bar (cuisine: American, Mexican)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Frank Kitts Park
    1200 ft
Beaches
  • Oriental Bay
    2600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    232

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Rooms and availability

Intercontinental Wellington photos Room King Club
Club Intercontinental Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 370 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Standard Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
    Size: 370 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Executive Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 345 sq. feet
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      • Private bathroom
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        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Single beds
        Size: 370 sq. feet
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        • Private bathroom
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Intercontinental Wellington Hotel Wellington location
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          Hotel Address:

          2 Grey Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Wellington
            3300 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Wellington Railway Station
            2700 ft
          • Train Stations
            400 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
            100 ft
          • Arizona Bar (cuisine: American, Mexican)
            100 ft
          Parks
          • Frank Kitts Park
            1200 ft
          Beaches
          • Oriental Bay
            2600 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            232

          Hotel Awards

          New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedWellingtonIntercontinental Wellington

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

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          Intercontinental Wellington Location

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          • Museums
          • Convention centers
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          What's nearby

          Places of interest

          • New Zealand Ministry of Justice - 400 ft
          • New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 400 ft
          • Wellington Institute of Technology - 400 ft
          • Wellington Magistrates’ Court - 400 ft
          • University of Canterbury - 400 ft
          • University of Canterbury - 400 ft
          • Wellington City Council - 400 ft
          • TSB Bank Arena - 400 ft
          • Otago University Wellington Campus - 400 ft
          • New Zealand Defence Force – Trentham Camp - 400 ft
          • Medical Research Institute of New Zealand - 400 ft
          • Department of Child, Youth and Family - 400 ft
          • Accident Compensation Corporation - 400 ft
          • Massey University Wellington Campus - 400 ft
          • Department of Internal Affairs - 1000 ft
          • Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment - 1000 ft
          • Wellington Central Library Branch - 1000 ft
          • Wellington Supreme Court - 1700 ft
          • Department of Conservation - 1700 ft
          • ANZ National Bank - 1700 ft
          • Ministry for Primary Industries - 1700 ft

          Convention centers

          • Queen's Wharf Event Centre - 400 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Museum of Wellington City and Sea - 400 ft
          • Carter Observatory - 2000 ft

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Parliament Buildings - 2000 ft

          Museums

          • Frank Knitts Park - 1000 ft
          • Civic Square - 1400 ft
          • Kelburn Park - 1700 ft

          Parks

          • TSB Bank Arena Wellington - 400 ft

          Golf courses and Country clubs

          • Cable Car - 400 ft

          Local attractions

          • New Zealand Cricket Museum - 1.0 mi
            Museum Stand, Wellington
          • Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre - 1.2 mi
            Terrace Road, Mt. Cook Village
          • Otari - Wilton's Bush Native Botanic Garden - 1.5 mi
            160 Wilton Rd, Wellington
          • ZEALANDIA: The Karori Sanctuary Experience - 1.2 mi
            31 Waiapu Road, Wellington
          • Government House - 1.5 mi
            1 Rugby St, Wellington

          Near the hotel

          • Museum of Wellington City & Sea - 500 ft
            Queens Wharf, Wellington
          • Saint Mary of the Angels - 1600 ft
            15 Boulcott Street, Wellington
          • City Gallery Wellington - 1800 ft
            101 Wakefield St, Wellington
          • St Andrew's on the Terrace - 1900 ft
            30 The Terrace, Wellington
          • Frank Kitts Park - 1200 ft
            Jervois Quay, Wellington
          • Museum of New Zealand - 2900 ft
            55 Cable St, Wellington
          • Cuba Street District - 2100 ft
            Access from Wakefield Street and, Wellington

          Restaurants nearby

          • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar - 100 ft

            Address: 2 Grey Street
            Phone: 04 495 7841

            86% likes this, based on 80 reviews
            Cuisine: European, New Zealand
            Price Range: USD 19 - USD 39

          • Shed 5 - 700 ft

            Address: Jervois Quay
            Phone: (04) 499-9069

            85% likes this, based on 223 reviews

          • Smith the Grocer - 500 ft

            Address: Old Bank Arcade, Lambton Quay
            Phone: 0800 764 843

            67% likes this, based on 39 reviews

          • Arizona Bar - 100 ft

            Address: Cnr Grey & Featherston Streets
            Phone: 04 495 7867

            62% likes this, based on 108 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Mexican
            Price Range: USD 15 - USD 27

          • Pravda Cafe - 500 ft

            Address: 107 Customhouse Quay
            Phone: 04 801 8858

            73% likes this, based on 101 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            232

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          Intercontinental Wellington Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Intercontinental Wellington

          Average guest rating

          8.0out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 41 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          8.0
          Service
          6.0

          Guest reviews

          • Single
            7.8

            Great location near the waterfront. The gym facilities were good with friendly staff. Good hotel for business trips.

            Breakfast closed at 10am, which for a hotel of this brand and quality I felt was an hour too early.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            excellent hotel,close to attractions and city centre

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            The staff in the Club Lounge were very good, especially Nina. Food quality and presentation in Chameleon Restaurant was excellent. The hotel is centrally located relative to commercial activities, shops and public transport. Underground parking and a guest laundry in the same building is a plus.

            It is now getting quite tired/dated and in need of refurbishment. Attentativeness of waiters in Chameleon Restaurant could be improved. The lack of a fine dining restaurant separate from the general lobby area detracts from the dining experience. It was disappointing that the bed turn down service did not occur on 2 out of the 7 nights of our stay.

          • Single
            7.8

            Excellent location, helpful & friendly staff in all areas.

          • Older travelers
            6.6

            We liked the Hotel! And we particularly liked the Breakfast Room upstairs. It had such a nice feeling about it and also a lovely view.Thank you.

            The fact that our booking had been muddled some how and we had two separate bookings (for 2 nights). Thanks to the girls on the desk, we were upgraded and our room (though amazingly crowded with furniture!) was comfortable and had a wonderful view.

          • Single
            9.6

            High spec hotel. Sophisticated style. Excellent and attentive staff.

            I think it may need a refurb if some rooms in the near future.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            The ease of booking in and staying with you. Simple and short no fuss. also like the lounge for breakfast which as always was great

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            That guests were allowed at the rooms

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            The amenities you offered in your exec club were excellent and good value. All your staff were very good and efficient.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            The room and bathroom was rather tired looking but functunal

          • Family with children
            9.2

            Location & the executive lounge

            Bathrooms need an update

          • Single
            8.8

            Staff where exceptionally helpful and allowed me to feel comfortable and safe as I was travelling alone

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Very Friendly Stff, nothing to much trouble for the few staff we had to deal with directly. Excellent help from the concierge desk!!!

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            The location for shopping, and closeness to the waterfront, particularly the Queens Wharf bars and restaurants, can't be beat. The proximity to the harbour also means attractions such as Te Papa museum are a short pleasant stroll away along the waterfront. The hotel itself is getting on in years now, but still offers quiet, comfortable accommodation with a touch of class.

            We booked for two separate stays of two and four nights a number of months prior to our trip and were disappointed to find that the entire cost of both stays was deducted from our credit card about two months prior to us actually staying there.

          • Couple
            9.2

            I found all staff excellent

            The fact that when we arrived we did not have a room on the Thurs evening, the hotel overbooked and we then had to move to another hotel for that night away from all other conference guests, although we were compensated by not having to pay for that night, it was still inconvenient

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Intercontinental Wellington Hotel Wellington location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          2 Grey Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Wellington
            3300 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Wellington Railway Station
            2700 ft
          • Train Stations
            400 ft
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
            100 ft
          • Arizona Bar (cuisine: American, Mexican)
            100 ft
          Parks
          • Frank Kitts Park
            1200 ft
          Beaches
          • Oriental Bay
            2600 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            9
          • Number of rooms:
            232

          Hotel Awards

          New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedWellingtonIntercontinental Wellington

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

          Use Badge