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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

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The James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor is located in the heart of Wellington City and features a unique thoroughfare between the leading retail district of Lambton Quay and business hub of The Terrace. The hotel features 268 accommodation rooms, two restaurants and bars, and a complimentary in-house gymnasium. High-speed internet connectivity is available throughout the hotel and the exclusive 26th floor Club Lounge offers the pinnacle of executive comfort with complimentary full buffet breakfasts, evening bar service and a business centre with spectacular harbour views. Lift Upgrade Schedule Please note, the hotel is currently replacing all elevators until later in 2018. The schedule has allowed at least one working elevator for each hotel wing throughout the duration of the upgrade. All floors will still be accessible by guests however please note that some delays may be expected during peak times.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Special Price:10% off room rate
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Generally a nice hotel, in a convenient location within easy walking distance of the Quay. The rooms are a bit small, and would be better with one king size bed rather than 2 smaller ones. The breakfast buffet was OK, but I was surprised that there was no fresh fruit, only
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Convenient to both offices and shops. The lift from the Terracee to Lambton Quay makes access easy. Quiet room, well appointed. Free wifi.bchoice of restaurant or cafe. Both excellent. Will return in future.
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Fabulous time. Staff were excellent - very obliging and helpful. Our room was clean and comfy. Plenty of hot water for our daughters to try out the bath. A/C a bit noisy and a sticky bathroom door but this would not distract us from staying again.
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Room had all the facilities you require. Sky TV only had two channels (only sports). I will ask for to add Movie channel on my next trip. Great breakfast. good service from staff. enjoyed my stay at the hotel.
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Found this stay very pleasant ... all aspects were great. No issues with anything .. pleasant checkin and was allowed an hour later checkout. Had answered a checkin survey which asked if we got an upgrade .. i answered no and got an email that they were sorry that we did not
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Room 2507
In the room - basic room no upgrades
View from the top
Few Tolietries
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Does the hotel have car parking?
Yes valet parking
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Thank you for your question. We offer a dry cleaning laundry service only, where your items are picked up and delivered, after being laundered. There are no coin-operated washing machines at the Hotel.
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Hi, is there a pool and/or a water spa in this hotel?
Hi Kurt, Thanks for your message. There is no pool at the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor. Our leisure facilities include a day spa and fitness room.
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Is there separate shower or shower over bath, is the shower have a hand held option? Joy
Shower over bath and no hand help. Good pressure
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Hello. Does the room come with a refrigerator and safe?
There is a small fridge in the room - don't know about the safe as we didn't need one.
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"Higher floors have nice views."
"Some rooms only have an outlook to a very close building - check when booking if you want a reasonable outlook from your room."
"Although in the CBD this hotel is quiet"
"Rooms facing inward have views of walls."
"Great views of the harbour side from rooms at high floor levels."
US$ 80 - US$ 206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
james cook wellington
New ZealandNorth IslandGreater WellingtonWellington
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