Rydges Wellington Hotel

ex. Holiday Inn Wellington

75 Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6000  show map
 4 stars
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Rydges Wellington Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

NZD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Private dining services

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Overview

The contemporary Rydges Wellington Hotel is situated in the heart of Wellington close to National War Memorial, The Embassy Theatre and ZEALANDIA: The Karori Sanctuary Experience. Rydges Wellington Hotel has been welcoming guests to its modern rooms since 2007.

The city center is 20 minute walking distance from the hotel. There are restaurants and a stadium in the area.

Trade fairs and convention centers are only several minutes away.

Rydges Wellington Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to Wellington International airport.

Rooms

Rydges Wellington Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with a personal safe, individual climate control, a mini bar, a writing table and a fridge. Guests will admire views across Oriental Bay from the rooms. In-room self-catering facilities include a dishwasher, a microwave and an electric kettle.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the dining area. The on-site casual restaurant tempts guests with seasonal dishes. There is an onsite Portlander bar to relax in. Guests can enjoy a meal in Portlander Bar & Grill and Sakura Restaurant, which are located in a business area, just about 5 minutes’ walk from Rydges Wellington Hotel.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

There are such business facilities as secretarial services, a business centre and a conference room on the premises.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature a lap pool and barbeque grills. The hotel offers a fitness center and a gym available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at NZD 30 per day.

The hotel staff speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian.

Number of floors:   17.  Number of rooms:   280.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Private dining services
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view
  • Harbor view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NZD 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 

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Hotel Address:

75 Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6000

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City Center
  • Wellington
    1.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Wellington Railway Station
    300 m
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Portlander Bar & Grill
    20 m
  • Sakura Restaurant
    140 m
Beaches
  • Oriental Bay
    1.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    17
  • Number of rooms:
    280

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              How to reach hotel

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              Hotel Address:

              75 Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Wellington
                1.4 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Wellington Railway Station
                300 m
              • Train Stations
                100 m
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • Portlander Bar & Grill
                20 m
              • Sakura Restaurant
                140 m
              Beaches
              • Oriental Bay
                1.2 km
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                280

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Cable Car - 400 m

              Places of interest

              • Wellington Supreme Court - 100 m
              • Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment - 100 m
              • ANZ National Bank - 200 m
              • Wellington High Court - 200 m
              • Ministry for Primary Industries - 200 m
              • TSB Bank Arena - 400 m
              • New Zealand Ministry of Social Development - 400 m
              • New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 400 m
              • New Zealand Ministry of Justice - 400 m
              • New Zealand Ministry of Education - 500 m
              • Wellington Magistrates’ Court - 600 m
              • Wellington Institute of Technology - 600 m
              • Department of Child, Youth and Family - 600 m
              • Medical Research Institute of New Zealand - 600 m
              • University of Canterbury - 600 m
              • Wellington City Council - 600 m
              • University of Canterbury - 600 m
              • New Zealand Defence Force – Trentham Camp - 600 m
              • Accident Compensation Corporation - 600 m
              • Otago University Wellington Campus - 600 m

              Train stations

              • Wellington Railway Station - 200 m

              Convention centers

              • Queen's Wharf Event Centre - 400 m

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Parliament Buildings - 200 m
              • Old Government Buildings - 200 m
              • Beehive Parliament Building - 300 m
              • Old St Paul's Church - 400 m

              Stadiums

              • TSB Bank Arena Wellington - 500 m

              Museums

              • Museum of Wellington City and Sea - 400 m
              • Archives New Zealand - 400 m

              Local attractions

              • New Zealand Cricket Museum - 2.1 km
                Museum Stand, Wellington
              • Otari - Wilton's Bush Native Botanic Garden - 2.3 km
                160 Wilton Rd, Wellington
              • Government House - 2.8 km
                1 Rugby St, Wellington
              • ZEALANDIA: The Karori Sanctuary Experience - 2.3 km
                31 Waiapu Road, Wellington
              • Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre - 2.5 km
                Terrace Road, Mt. Cook Village

              Near the hotel

              • Old Government Buildings - 180 m
                Cnr Lambton Quay & Whitmore St, Wellington
              • Reserve Bank Museum - 330 m
                2 The Terrace, Wellington
              • National Library - 430 m
                Corner Molesworth and Aitken streets, Wellington
              • Old St Paul's Cathedral - 510 m
                34 Mulgrave St, Wellington
              • St Andrew's on the Terrace - 300 m
                30 The Terrace, Wellington
              • National Archives - 420 m
                10 Mulgrave Street, Wellington
              • Museum of Wellington City & Sea - 500 m
                Queens Wharf, Wellington

              Restaurants nearby

              • Portlander Bar & Grill - 20 m

                Address: 75 Featherston Street
                Phone: 0064 4 498 3762

                78% likes this, based on 88 reviews

              • Trade - 140 m

                Address: 2 Ballance St

                66% likes this, based on 39 reviews
                Cuisine: New Zealand
                Price Range: CAD 17 - CAD 22

              • Trade Kitchen - 170 m

                Address: 10 Customhouse Quay

                73% likes this, based on 41 reviews
                Cuisine: European

              • Sakura Restaurant - 140 m

                Address: Featherston St
                Phone: (04) 499 6912

                76% likes this, based on 25 reviews

              • Maginnity's - 150 m

                Address: 2-8 Maginnity Street

                81% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                Cuisine: English

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                280

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              Rydges Wellington Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rydges Wellington

              Average guest rating

              8.2out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 115 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              8.0
              Service
              10.0

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                We were only there for the night, but the location was excellent for our needs and a very comfortable room with all you would require for a nights stay

                There is nothing to comment here, everything was to the standard expected

              • Couple
                10.0

                That housekeeping found my phone charger and couriered it to me on Monday morning - with no fuss.

              • Single
                8.8

                This hotel is really centrally situated in Wellington CBD. A comfortable hotel for a business trip

              • Couple
                7.0

                Location was great

                We paid for a upgrade king with balcony. Room had no balcony so they moved us to another. Balcony was awful windows so dirty it looked like frosted glass. And was just a budget room. Didn't get any discount and paid for upgrade for nothing was pretty disappointed. Staff were great and hotel was really nice, location great but was quite noisy.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                The staff on the reception desk were excellent- they couldn't do enough to help us settle in. They dealt immediately with the car parking and gave us advice on where to go, what to see, where to eat. The room was much better than expected and very good value for money. We had an executive suite on the top floor of the hotel with views to die for. The hotel was ideally situated as far as shopping, culture, Inter Islander ferrry etc were concerned.

                We hadn't been informed that the hotel had changed from the Holiday Inn to Rydges.

              • Single
                7.8

                Convenient location.

                No comfortable chair in room. No paper and pencil near phone for writing notes.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                The Hotel is located to all major tourist attractions and is extremely well located to and in walking distance for rail, ferry and bus transport and for shopping in CBD. The hotel is well situated for the wellington harbour to stroll along and enjoy the scenary and cafes. The room was very comfortable and the hotel restaurant meals exceptional. Staff were very friendly and helpfull. We would highly recommend you stay you will not be disapointed as we will be booking Ridges Wellington on our next stop over.

              • Family with children
                9.2

                Overall a pleasant stay

                The only negative was the beds. Too soft for two people as you rocknroll all night and pillows not good either. had to use one of the decorator cushions as there was only one extra pillow for 3 people

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Location was perfect for my needs, close to city harbour area and taxis for getting to suburbs..

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Close to everything and easyaccess to transport system.Great breakfasts - thankyou

                No information hotel information booklet and the air con units to noisey during night.

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                Balcony Room and a great breakfast included. Great being able to leave my car their and not worry about it.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                The room was clean and comfortable . very handy for central city visit. I felt very safe there.

                the glass wall between the toilet and bedroom. No privacy to your room mate.

              • Single
                9.6

                Very friendly staff, especially Benjimen. The room I stayed in had the wow factor, i loved it. Lots of extras offered if you wanted them eg pillows, sauna etc. I think this was the nicest room I had ever had in a hotel

                The computer was down when i got there and they couldnt give me a room.after waiting 20 mins i went for a walk instead. But staff were apologetic and helpful, took my bags and they were in my room when i got back later.

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                Die Lage nahe dem Stadtzentrum und der Waterfront

                Although breakfast buffet was included in the rate booked with Booking, NZD 52 for breakfast were billed. My demand to refund this amount to my credit card has not been honored up to now.

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                It wasconvenient for the waterfront

                Trafiic noise

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Rydges Wellington Hotel Wellington location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              75 Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand, 6000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Wellington
                1.4 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Wellington Railway Station
                300 m
              • Train Stations
                100 m
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • Portlander Bar & Grill
                20 m
              • Sakura Restaurant
                140 m
              Beaches
              • Oriental Bay
                1.2 km
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                280

              Hotel Awards

              New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedWellingtonRydges Wellington

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

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