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Wellesley Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average15%
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Free Wifi
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a find. You'll either love it or hate it. We absolutely loved it. If you like all mod cons, no atmosphere and like to pay big bucks then this isn't the hotel for you. That said it's situated in the right place for visiting...More

Thank TillyMint001
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated the unique character of the hotel. Hopefully, you are in Wellington again sometime so we have the pleasure of your company again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love staying here, and do so every time I'm in town (except for one occasion, when they were fully booked). The location is perfect, between Lambton Quay and the Waterfront, it's nice and quiet, and it really is a beautiful building. The staff is...More

Thank annegX1164QQ
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

What a lovely review. Thank you for posting that, it has really made very happy. You have a lovely Christmas and we look forward to seeing you in the new year!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked direct to get the best price on accommodation. The hotel is in an excellent location and only 5 mins flat walk to the railway station. The room was large and very comfortable despite being in a heritage building. We looked on to Maginnity...More

Thank Gazmos
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I'm sorry the wifi was playing up during your visit we are working on increasing the signal throughout the building.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a unique property that cannot be compared to other hotels. This is an historic building. Our large room had a high ceiling and decent lighting. Entering the building is like stepping back in time. The woodwork, grand, spiral staircase and antiquated elevator add...More

Thank Explorer100
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

This little hotel is just stunning and full of character! The room was just gorgeous and the bed was the most comfy bed ive slept on in a hotel in a very very long time plus the staff were amazing - will definitely be back...More

Thank Connie C
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. What a lovely review! Seeing reviews like this really makes all the staff so happy and proud. Thank you again and have a merry Christmas

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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 84 - US$ 193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 84 - US$ 193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#17 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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HI There, sorry for the delay in replying I did not see the question until now. For check outs outside of the reception hours just leave your keys at the reception desk and the receptionist will process your check out when... More
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"Was on 2nd floor, only saw our room and we only used it to shower and sleep"
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"Only view is of the middle of the spare space. Gross as there are used cigarettes on the ledge."
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