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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Bolton Hotel for a couple of nights - after turning up at the Sofitel across the road and finding that it was closed due to a fire. The staff at Bolton hotel were very helpful and were able to find me a room. I stayed in a suite which had a separate dining room and bedroom....

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Cornwall, Vermont
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Large room or rather suite. No desk but a large round table. Beds were comfortable. Close to full kitchen. It was also great to have a washer and dryer at the halfway point of our trip. Has lots of outlets for recharging. Now the negative. Air conditioning was broken which made our west facing room an oven. Front desk supplied...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff could not have been more welcoming and helpful from the first moment. The room that we had was generous and perfect for our needs. The only fault that I could pin point was the lack of a universal electrical socket. In fairness, a common failing.

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Southport, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Awesome service from the staff from the outset, great setup in rooms with iPad mini for info etc and free wifi. Rooms are on the petite side but modern and comfortable. Great location and easily accessible to city locations.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed 3 days. The staff were friendly and helpful. The king bed was 2 beds pushed together which was comfortable enough. We didn't like that the rooms were cleaned around 4 pm most days only because we had a wedding one day and another day had walked for 5 hours and wanted to relax. Questionable 5 star rating really....

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here based on Tripdvisor reviews.. the place is just nice. They had a free-drink happy hour for all in-house guests which was a nice touch. The staff was very helpful & efficient. The rooms were comfortable - we stayed in a 1-bedroom suite.. but the breakfast was very sub-standard & pricey to boot. Fantastic location.. just a few...

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Feilding, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got a wonderful mystery hotel from wotif for a couple of couples. Ended up staying in the studios that were available. Perfectly fine. Nice room, nice amenities, nice staff. Spa and pool area needed a slight upgrade, but adequate. Loved the free happy hour down in the lounge bar. I would love to stay again.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms and lobby and very nice, and hotel staff are fantastic. The gym is very small with limited equipment. The pool area is OK, but the hot tub is very small and cheap (looks like a budget backyard hot tub). Not sure if this was normal, but there it was a windy night and the room was quite loud with...

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Birchgrove, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite a surprise. Located away from the harbour, at the foot of the ridge that surrounds Wellington, opposite the Sofitel, adjacent to the Reserve Bank. This place is wonderful. A 3min walk to Lambton Quay. Our 2br apartment was better than home. Large, clean, well appointed, good kitchen, washing machine, large bathrooms, good loungeroom, new carpet. Room's tops. The dining...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All started well after check-in (albeit the car parking was a little confusing and valet parking is pretty much essential ££) Our suite on the 11th floor was very nice so we head down to the cafe for lunch; this was so disappointing when with minimal choice of sandwiches and pastries. Given it was raining outside and gale warnings were...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Artisan Dining House
Artisan Dining House
Cuisines: Contemporary, European, New Zealand
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bolton Hotel is the only Qualmark five star rated luxury boutique hotel in Wellington, New Zealand. With contemporary-styled guest rooms and suites, a fully equipped gym, heated swimming pool, spa pool, sauna and in-house restaurant, the award winning Bolton Hotel experience is like no other. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bolton Hotel Wellington

Address: 12 Bolton Street | Lambton CBD, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: ₹ 9,542 - ₹ 17,176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bolton Hotel Wellington 5*
Number of rooms: 139
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#2 Family Hotel in Wellington
#3 Business Hotel in Wellington
#3 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#4 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
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