Intercontinental Wellington Hotel

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

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

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 is situated in the center of Wellington near Greek-New Zealand Memorial, Government House and Colonial Cottage Museum. Built in 2001, the hotel is a combination of international architecture and modern facilities.

The property boasts a prime location minutes away from Wellington Station train station. Nestled in the commercial district and 1km from the city center.

The excellent hotel offers quick access to a stadium and cafés.

The Lambton Quay - Cable Car cable car station is 200 meters away from the hotel. The hotel is located 10 minutes away from Wellington International airport.

Rooms

All 232 spacious guestrooms feature modern facilities. A panoramic view from the hotel reveals the harbor. Other comforts include an electric kettle, coffee/tea makers and a fridge for self catering.

Eat & Drink

Varied dishes are served in the exclusive restaurant on site. The club restaurant offers special contemporary cuisine. The adjoining bar serves a selection of cocktails.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests at Intercontinental Wellington can take advantage of a luggage storage, a lift and currency exchange and such services as 24-hour room service, shopping service and ironing service.

Relax

Intercontinental Wellington offers cribs and babysitting service to enhance the experience of parents with children.

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 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

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

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
  • Bar/Lounge

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
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • City view
  • Harbor view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

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 19 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NZD 75 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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 Station
    2300 ft
  • Kaiwharawhara Station
    1.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
    100 ft
  • Arizona Bar (cuisine: American, Grill, 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 rooms:
    232

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Rooms and availability

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Club Suite
Bed type: King Size bed
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  • Private bathroom
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    Intercontinental Wellington Club Junior Suite King ClubIntercontinental Wellington Club Junior Suite Club King View
    Club Junior Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 345 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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      Club Intercontinental 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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        Intercontinental Wellington Spa Junior Suite King ClubIntercontinental Wellington Spa Junior Suite Club King Spa
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        Bed type: King Size bed
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          Intercontinental Wellington Superior Double Room King Feature Spa Superior Room
          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: King Size bed
          Size: 435 sq. feet
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          • Private bathroom
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            Intercontinental Wellington Executive Deluxe Double RoomIntercontinental Wellington Executive Deluxe Double RoomIntercontinental Wellington Executive Deluxe Double Room
            Executive Deluxe Double Room
            Bed type: King Size bed
            Size: 345 sq. feet
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              Deluxe Double Room
              Bed type: King Size bed
              Size: 370 sq. feet
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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 Station
                  2300 ft
                • Kaiwharawhara Station
                  1.9 mi
                • Bus stop
                  400 ft
                Restaurants
                • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
                  100 ft
                • Arizona Bar (cuisine: American, Grill, 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 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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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Cable Car - 400 ft
                • Ascot Street - 2700 ft
                • Wellington Zoo - 2.4 mi

                Popular areas

                • Cuba Street - 2300 ft
                • City Center - 3000 ft

                Places of interest

                • Parliament Buildings - 2000 ft
                • Old Government Buildings - 2300 ft
                • Wind Turbine - 1.9 mi

                Convention centers

                • Queen's Wharf Event Centre - 400 ft

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Beehive Parliament Building - 2000 ft
                • Old St Paul's Church - 3000 ft
                • National War Memorial - 5000 ft

                Stadiums

                • Westpac Stadium - 5000 ft
                • Basin Reserve Cricket Ground - 1.1 mi

                Museums

                • Carter Observatory - 2000 ft
                • Archives New Zealand - 2700 ft
                • Te Papa - 2700 ft
                • Katherine Mansfield Birthplace - 1.0 mi
                • Colonial Cottage Museum - 1.1 mi

                Parks

                • Civic Square - 1400 ft
                • Botanical Gardens - 3000 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 hotelNear 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 (Te Papa Tongarewa) - 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
                  Cuisine: Bakery, Café

                • Arizona Bar - 100 ft

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

                  62% likes this, based on 108 reviews
                  Cuisine: American, Grill, 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 rooms:
                  232

                Hotel Awards

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                Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

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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
                Excellent
                Based on 46 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Value
                7.4
                Rooms
                7.8
                Service
                8.0
                Location
                8.5

                Individual 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 Station
                  2300 ft
                • Kaiwharawhara Station
                  1.9 mi
                • Bus stop
                  400 ft
                Restaurants
                • Chameleon Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
                  100 ft
                • Arizona Bar (cuisine: American, Grill, 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 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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