Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Bolton Hotel

Bolton Hotel is an elegant, boutique, 5-star hotel offering free WiFi on multiple devices and in-room iPad minis. Secure valet parking is available. Located in the Wellington central business district, the hotel is only minutes from Lambton Quay and Wellington Railway Station. Guests can work out in the fitness center and then relax in the spa pool. Self-check-in or check-out can be done using the iPads in the lobby/reception. Bolton Hotel Wellington offers a choice of spacious studios and suites. Most rooms feature views of the Bolton Memorial Park Park or downtown Wellington. Every suite has a separate dining and living area, laundry facilities and a fully equipped kitchen. The in-house restaurant, Artisan, serves modern New Zealand cuisine and private dining is available. There is also a lobby café serving locally roasted coffee and home made light meals and treats. Cook Strait is a 30-minute drive from Bolton Hotel. For rock-climbing and abseiling, Hutt Valley is also 30 minutes' drive away. The vineyards of Wairarapa Valley are 1 hour's drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Bolton Hotel has been welcoming guests since Aug 17, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Wellington, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.0

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room Type
1 king bed
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Mark
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    A lovely hotel with great facilities and big rooms
  • Leanne
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Loved the friendly, respectful reception team. And really comfortable rooms!
  • Leanne
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The staff were great. Friendly and very helpful. Rooms were well equipped and spacious. Comfy beds. Appreciated having both rooms on the same floor
  • Laura
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Wonderful suite with washer.dryer combo, excellent kitchen with great coffee and French press, nice suite layout and view. Very friendly staff. Very comfortable beds.
  • Jill
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We loved this hotel. It was clean, with modern decor, and the beds were very comfortable. It had all the amenities needed. We also loved the indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna. The staff was very friendly and helpful, and the parking was...
  • Ajay
    Exquisite property and very well appointed. The lift was an added bonus
  • Joanna
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Lovely quiet room overlooking green space. Very comfortable apartment.
  • Wendel
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We loved this hotel. Everyone was very helpful. If you want to park there make sure to send them a note a few days before your arrival. It was very convenient. Having a kitchen is helpful as well especially if you are doing a fair amount travel...
  • Phyllis
    The staff were friendly especially Dave who helped to organize our transportation & where to eat & places of interest.
  • April
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The staff were exceptionally friendly, welcoming and supportive of my purpose for being there. The hotel is modern and luxurious. It's very quiet which was important to me. The food was great and the Artisan restaurant has a lovely ambience. I...
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Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, Could you please let me know how much is parking? Regards, Michaela

    Good Morning, Valet parking is available at $40 per night, this can be pre booked or done on arrival. We would recommend pre booking if you have an o..
    Answered on 23 January 2020
  • If I book two studios, can they be adjoining as we are 2 adults, 2 children

    We have no interconnecting rooms on the property, we do offer two bedroom, two bathroom suites though that will easily accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.
    Answered on 13 February 2020
  • Can one of the beds be turned into twin beds

    In Our Bolton Suites, the bedding can be set as a King bed in each bedroom or a King bed in one bedroom and two single beds in the second bedroom or t..
    Answered on 5 May 2021
  • Good morning, do you have car parking and if so please let me know the price Thanks

    We have Valet parking onsite which is $40 per night. We recommend that this is pre booked as the parking numbers are limited. To pre book Valet parkin..
    Answered on 14 July 2021
  • is your swimmimg pool headted

    Our pool is kept heated at 28 degrees.
    Answered on 9 July 2020
  • is your car parking free? My husband and I plan to stay 2 nights in Fri 4 Sept out Sunday 6 Sept 2020. Also can you do late checkout say 11am or 1130..

    Good Morning, We only have Valet parking onsite which is $40 per night and our standard check out time is 11am. Kind Regards
    Answered on 27 August 2020
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Artisan
    • Open for
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Bolton Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Private Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Alarm clock
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Media & Technology
  • iPad
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs NZD 40 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fitness
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Dutch
  • Filipino

House rules

Bolton Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
NZD 40 per child, per night
Crib upon request
NZD 10 per child, per night
3 - 16 years
Extra bed upon request
NZD 40 per child, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express Cash Bolton Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 2% charge when you pay with a credit card.

Please note the cancelation policy references local, New Zealand time.

Guests should note that any vehicles over 5.2 feet height to be pre booked via email or phone to guarantee space.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Artisan: Closed from Fri, Oct 27, 2023 until Fri, Oct 27, 2023

Artisan: Closed from Thu, Nov 09, 2023 until Thu, Nov 09, 2023

FAQs about Bolton Hotel

  • Check-in at Bolton Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Bolton Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Fitness
    • Swimming pool

  • Yes, Bolton Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Bolton Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Artisan

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Bolton Hotel on this page.

  • Room options at Bolton Hotel include:

    • Studio
    • Suite
    • Apartment

  • The prices at Bolton Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Guests staying at Bolton Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan

  • Bolton Hotel is 0.7 miles from the center of Wellington. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.