• City view
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe
  • Baggage storage

Offering direct access to the Lambton Quay shopping area, just half a mile from Wellington Station, this hotel features rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and panoramic views. Guests can enjoy a fitness center and 8MB of free Wi-Fi in the lobby per day. Novotel Wellington is a one minute walk from Lambton Quay Cable Car Station, which provides access to the Wellington Botanic Gardens. The famous Te Papa Museum is a 15 minute walk away. It is a 15 minute drive from Wellington International Airport. All rooms offer a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and an iPod docking station. Each room has a minibar, an electric kettle and a private bathroom with a bathtub and shower. The Caucus Restaurant serves modern New Zealand cuisine and the Caucus Bar offers a range of beverages, light snacks and tapas. Wellington Novotel also offers 24-hour room service.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Novotel Wellington has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 25, 2008
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Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Wellington, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.9

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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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


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  • Amanda
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    We always return because the accommodation is lovely and through buffet breakfast is fantastic.
  • A
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The food was pretty good and the room was very comfortable. I loved the bath!
  • Georgina
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Bed was super comfy. Nice view, which was unexpected.
  • Kay
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Upgraded so was a wonderful experience for myself and my two 7 years old grand daughters. They loved the large jar of Nutelle!
  • Joy
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The room is so super clean, Bed is really comfy. And the staff are super nice and friendly.
  • John
    Most enjoyable stay, would recommend it to others and will likely stay again.
  • Radhika
    Comfortable, clean rooms, nice bed, and views with a good restaurant for breakfast. Pretty quiet and overall a pleasant stay
  • Jiten
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The rooms were clean, comfortable and well looked after. The hotel is well connected to cbd sights via lambton quay lift. Staff were so awesome to deal with and did their best to help us celebrate our special day.
  • Doug
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    It was a decent size room, very clean, comfortable bed (soft but still firm enough) & staff were consistently professional. The ramp access from the street to the foyer was much appreciated, along with the sitting area inside, which is great while...
  • Amy
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Breakfast was excellent Arranged parking for my disabled mother was very useful We were given a great room, thank you Amit organized an accessible shower for Mum when she couldn’t shower in our room, awesome thank you Only issue - very slack...
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is breakfast still included with rooms? Just want to check it is still available (due to Covid 19) before booking a room.

    Our Caucus Restaurant is open for Breakfast. You can add Breakfast which is served A’ la Carte due to Covid 19 for the time being.
    Answered on 16 June 2020
  • Bond when paying by debit card?

    A bond of $50 per day will be required if you do not have a credit card.
    Answered on 15 January 2020
  • Hi is a vaccine pass required for bookings? Many thanks

    We do not currently require a vaccine pass to stay at our hotel however, this will be required to access some public areas of the hotel including the ..
    Answered on 14 February 2022
  • what kind of breakfast do you provide when it is included in the room rate?

    It is a buffet which includes both hot and cold food choices
    Answered on 2 December 2020
  • Hi is there a balcony?

    We don't have rooms with balcony.
    Answered on 19 April 2022
  • Hiya I see you have parking in the building next door is this an actual carpark building, could you please provide the address. We have a large hilux ..

    Yes there is parking available at the public parking building next door which is called Prime Parking. The address is 139 The Terrace
    Answered on 6 October 2021
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Caucus Restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Amenities of Novotel Wellington
Great facilities! Review score, 8

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • 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 not possible) 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
  • Indoor play area
  • Babysitting/Child services
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Mandarin
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Korean
  • Malayalam
  • Marathi
  • Maltese
  • Punjabi
  • Tamil

House rules

Novotel Wellington takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of NZD 200 is required on arrival. That's about 120.17USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 16 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
NZD 50 per child, per night
Crib upon request
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
NZD 50 per person, 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 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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

The fine print

Please note, there is a 1.4% credit card surcharge when using a credit card.
Please note that all bookings must be guaranteed with a credit card which is valid at the date of the start of your stay. If this cannot be provided, the booking may be canceled without prior notice.

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

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.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

A damage deposit of NZD 200 is required on arrival. That's about 120.17USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Novotel Wellington

  • Novotel Wellington has 1 restaurant:

    • Caucus Restaurant

  • Novotel Wellington is 1,950 feet from the center of Wellington. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Novotel Wellington can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet

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

  • Room options at Novotel Wellington include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Quad

  • Novotel Wellington offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Fitness
    • Happy hour

  • Check-in at Novotel Wellington is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.