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Hypo-allergenic bedding, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
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Guest reviews

3.8/5 Good
982 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available
Business Services
Parking Available

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Social distancing

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Explore the area

Popular LocationOld St Paul's7 min walk
Popular LocationNew Zealand Parliament Buildings8 min walk
Popular LocationBeehive9 min walk
AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)18 min drive

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  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 21 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 17 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    3.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 17 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsFamily Room

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Wellington

Located in Wellington, The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges is in the city centre and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Botanic Gardens and Mount Victoria Lookout, while Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) and Wellington Zoo are popular local attractions. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Westpac Stadium. Kayaking and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking nearby.

Visit our Wellington travel guide
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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 - 8 min walk
  • Beehive - 9 min walk
  • Westpac Stadium - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Station - 9 min walk
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Glasshouse Restaurant — 1 min walk

About this property

The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges

Eco-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.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: NZD 20 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

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • 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
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • 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)
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 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

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 35 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

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 20 per day
  • 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)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 35 per night
  • 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 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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-out is available

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 3 star plus, which is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Thorndon Hotel Wellington Rydges
Thorndon Hotel Rydges
Thorndon Wellington Rydges
Thorndon Rydges

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges?
As of 7 Aug 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges on 23 Aug 2020 start from NZ$94, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for NZD 20 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 3 AM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges located?
Located in Thorndon, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Old St Paul's and Beehive. Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) and Botanic Gardens are also within 1 mi (2 km). Wellington Station is 9 minutes by foot and Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station is 28 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges

3.8
5 - Excellent
219
4 - Good
442
3 - Okay
220
2 - Mediocre
71
1 - Poor
30
3.8
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.6
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Good location. Nice staff. Parking onsite. Small basic room & bathroom.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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

Great to have accomodation so close to ferry terminal. Excellent room and helpful front desk staff. Will stay here next time travelling north/south.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

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

Very nice place and staff, nice rooms. Disappointed about the parking as its first in first serve as there is no designated parking, basically not enough spaces to for all guests

Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

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

Close to the Cake Tin.Easy access from motorway for out of towmers.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

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

Good price, close to motorway, not a lot of parking, but just right for overnight.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020