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3.9 / 5Good
1,987 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Old St Paul's
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    New Zealand Parliament Buildings
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Beehive
    9 min walk
  • Airport
    Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)
    14 min drive

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  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Family Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Wellington

Located in Wellington, The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges is in the city centre and near the airport. Cuba Street Mall and Oriental Parade are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Wellington Zoo and The Weta Cave. Consider The Opera House for a night out or Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) if you're travelling with kids.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lambton Quay - 6 min walk
  • Old St Paul's - 7 min walk
  • New Zealand Parliament Buildings - 9 min walk
  • Beehive - 9 min walk
  • Westpac Stadium - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Station - 9 min walk
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Glasshouse Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar offering local cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, happy hour available. Kids' menu available.

About this property

The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges

Family-friendly Wellington hotel in Thorndon, walk to Wellington Central Business District
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a conference centre and self parking. All 108 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service (during limited hours), free weekday newspapers and hairdryers.
The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges offers 108 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and complimentary newspapers. Premium satellite televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This Wellington hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

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.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: NZD 15 per day
Limited parking spaces
Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: NZD 27 for adults and NZD 13.50 for children
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar
Room service available

Things to do

Fitness centre

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Fridge

Conveniences

Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English
French
Spanish

Business services

Business centre
Meeting rooms
Conference centre (3229 square feet of space)

Outdoors

Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Designated smoking areas
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Blackout drapes/curtains
Climate control (heating)
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower
Towels

Entertainment

32-inch TV
premium channels
satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle
Fridge

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free newspapers (weekdays)
Iron/ironing board
Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - 3 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types

American Express
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 50 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 27 for adults and NZD 13.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: NZD 15 per day
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 20 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

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 are 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.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Parking height restrictions apply.

Property is also known as

  • Thorndon Hotel Wellington Rydges
  • Thorndon Hotel Rydges
  • Thorndon Wellington Rydges
  • Thorndon Rydges
5 - Excellent
566
4 - Good
879
3 - Okay
392
2 - Mediocre
110
1 - Poor
40
3.9
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.6
Amenities
3.5
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

It was clean and tidy and within easy reach of the ferry terminal where we arrived

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

The property is dated and tired .The breakfast was luke warm and dried up .The staff were friendly .I dont think I would stay here again unless it was a reduced rate .

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Nice comfy hotel, close to restaurants and bars, very quite

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great little hotel. Awesome for events at stadium as close to everything. Motorway noise a bit much but I live rural so not used to noise

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

I liked the location. Very handy to supermarket and also to railway station

Stayed 3 nights in Jan. 2020

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