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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star, family-friendly hotel, walk to St Paul's Cathedral

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Babysitting

Location

This family-friendly Wellington hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of St Paul's Cathedral and Old St Paul's. Beehive and Old Government Buildings are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, 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.

Room amenities

All 108 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find room service (during limited hours), free weekday newspapers and hairdryers.

Languages Spoken

The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Free use of nearby fitness centre 
  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business centre 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Restaurant 
  • Built in 1988 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 300 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3229 
  • Conference centre 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 108 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Phone 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Fridge 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Glasshouse Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 35.0 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Only service animals are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

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: NZD25 for adults and NZD12 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: NZD15 per day
  • Late check-out fee: NZD20
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD35.0 per night
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

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.

Awards & 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.

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.


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