Sofitel Wellington

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Overview of Sofitel Wellington

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Sofitel Wellington

5.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
11 Bolton Street, Wellington, 6011

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWellington Central Business District1 min walk
  • Popular LocationTe Papa (Museum of New Zealand)20 min walk
  • Popular LocationCuba Street Mall20 min walk
  • AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)14 min drive

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About this area

Wellington

Sofitel Wellington is located in Wellington CBD, a neighbourhood in Wellington, and is in the business district and near the beach. St Paul's Cathedral and Old St Paul's are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Botanic Gardens and Mount Victoria Lookout. Enjoy an event or a match at Sky Stadium, and consider making time for Wellington Zoo—a top attraction that's not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Wellington Central Business District - 1 min walk
  • New Zealand Parliament Buildings - 3 min walk
  • Beehive - 3 min walk
  • Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) - 20 min walk
  • Cuba Street Mall - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Station - 8 min walk
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jardin Grill — 1 min walk
  • Yoshi Sushi & Bento - 2 min walk
  • The Old Bailey - 3 min walk
  • Seize - 4 min walk
  • Rise - 4 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Wellington

Luxury Wellington hotel in Wellington CBD, near New Zealand Parliament Buildings
A restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a conference centre, a coffee shop/café and valet parking. All 129 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, premium bedding and rainfall showerheads.
Sofitel Wellington offers 129 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. 48-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Wellington hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (third-party expert - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (NZD 40.00 per night)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily: NZD 39 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms - 4

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 48-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.
The following facilities are closed on Monday:
  • Restaurant

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 39 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 40.00 per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 337 out of 444 reviews
5 - Excellent 76%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 444 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 19 out of 444 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 444 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 444 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very high spec and had a luxury feel. Didn’t stay long enough to enjoy the facilities unfortunately
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great hotel. Very very nice. Comfy bed. Top service.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautifully appointed rooms. Staff friendly and experienced.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful rooms, convenient in CBD, very friendly helpful staff. Well appointed room with high level of decor.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service
Have been to this location before . However the customer service was below average this time . A smile might work
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021