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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had 4 nights here, arriving in Wellington on one of the windiest days I have ever experienced in my life. The concierge had to leave the suitcase trolley in the hotel and hold the car door whilst we tried to unload. Otherwise I could see serious damage being done to the car. It may be a NZ thing but...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Checkin was easy with friendly helpful staff Two free drinks on arrival Room was great with a balcony fridge microwave and cook top - the bed was very nice and a good sized TV Great bathroom with a nice shower WE LOVED IT

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our group had a table reservation for 7.30, but ended up having to wait in the bar until gone 9.00. Eventually finished at 11.05 (having waited a ridiculous amount of time for our desserts to arrive - how difficult is it to put 2 scoops of ice-cream in a bowl?) No apologies (just tried to blame other guests), no compensation...

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Bognor Regis
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel was great and because the weather was not great it was even more important that it was comfortable. Room overlooking the harbour, great restaurant and helpful staff. The food was really good and the waiting staff really helpful. Concierge service also good.

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UK
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We drove right past on our first attempt to find it as limited pull in area to off load everything and no signs for the car park, which was full on our first night but in street parking is free from 18:00-08:00. Helpful reception staff. Room was clean and spacious with a kitchenette area which was very useful. Requested extra...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent just one night at Rydges Wellington but quite enjoyed it. The room was clean and comfortable. It was within excellent walking distance of everything in downtown Wellington, but the main reason we chose it is that it is just one block from the train station -- perfect for an early start on the Northern Explorer. The breakfast buffet,...

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Surrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 1 night en route to South Island. Decent room with fridge and small kitchenette. Safe , free wi fi, iron etc. Easy to walk to harbour and shops from here. Not easy to park, had to circle hotel to wait for space as only a small bay to unload luggage. Glad we were returning hire car as only valet...

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Auckland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed on Level 14 with a snippet of a waterfront view. Easy walking distance to waterfront and city centre. The room was luxurious and the service excellent. Food in the restaurant for dinner and breakfast, and drinks at the bar, just outstanding!

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1Thank TrishAuckland
New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed here for the last four New Year's Eve celebrations which are easy to watch from the high floor harbor vies rooms - or you can simply walk along the waterfront and join them. We took our own car this year and found parking not so easy, we couldn't book parking at the hotel as it has a first...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked into a 'superior king', upgraded to a deluxe harbour view ( actually it was a view of a building site but I guess we can't blame the hotel for that). The room was snug to say the least - the bed just about filled the room with just about enough space for one armchair in the corner...

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rydges Wellington is located on downtown Featherston Street with a unique combination of harbour views and city outlooks. Ideally situated in New Zealand's capital city, Rydges Wellington is within close distance to the Westpac Stadium, Queens Wharf, Wellington Railway Station, both the Interislander and Bluebridge Ferry terminals and Lambton Quay for shopping.This 4+ Star hotel offers 280 accommodation rooms for business and leisure guests with the benefits of modern facilities including wireless internet throughout, iPads for guests and fantastic leisure facilities. All rooms feature flat screen televisions, free unlimited Wi-Fi, iPod docking stations and kitchenettes. There are 19 apartment style suites, perfect for your long stay requirements with washer and drier facilities available. Rydges Wellington is your landmark hotel in the Capital. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rydges Wellington

Address: 75 Featherston Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: ₹ 8,459 - ₹ 15,410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges Wellington 4.5*
Number of rooms: 280
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Also Known As:
Rydges Wellington Hotel Wellington
Holiday Inn Wellington
Wellington Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Wellington
#6 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#7 Family Hotel in Wellington
#12 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
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