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Bay Plaza Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   40 Oriental Parade | PO Box 9470, Wellington 6141, New Zealand
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Ranked #36 of 49 Hotels in Wellington
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed over night. Room not very big. We were on the 8th floor and overlooked the back. Kettle and fridge in room. No free wifi. Parking available at a cost. Nothing fancy - just a room. Staff friendly.

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Melbourne, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
51 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a good hotel in it’s time. Unfortunately there has never been the investment required to maintain any part of the hotel. All facilities and locations are in a poor state and to their credit, the staff carry out a difficult job well with this tired old hotel. There is nothing we could say in favour of this hotel... More

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Waipukurau, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WE stayed here because of the tour we were on, to go to WOW. The staff were all very friendly and our breakfast was wonderful. The room was comfy if a little over heated for my taste, however the opening window meant we could soon fix that particular problem. Great location within walking distance of our show and the shops.

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your lovely review and feedback. The Team and I are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay; in particular our central location and the level of service provided. We are well located for the TSB Arena, and glad you enjoy the show. We look forward to welcoming... More

Hastings, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed with our three children and an au pair in interconnecting rooms and it was perfectly comfortable. Kids loved breakfast and staff were so friendly throughout the hotel.... The only hiccup was the horrendous noise from the wind in the night... Ok it's wellington but I think the windows need replacing. The bathrooms are older style but the showers... More

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Kate Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor and understanding our commitment to offer value for money. We are glad to hear that our restless effort to provide memorable experience was noted and appreciated. We would love to welcome your back in near future, to the Bay Plaza Hotel when you need a central city, affordable... More

wellington
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60 reviews 60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very tired rooms are pokey corridor very smelly first room was also musty here for a conference as lots of happenings in Wellington this weekend so shortage of accomodation so had to take what was available! $145 per night & $18 for parking !

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Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We initially chose this hotel as they accepted flybuys and they also had carparking. But now we have stayed here, we will be coming back! Fantastic location, so close to everything, shopping, restaurants, cafes and of course our daughters accommodation! Staff were very helpful and servicing of rooms was great. Comfy bed and room had everything a hotel room should... More

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Vicki Customer service is a major focus of the hotel, and it is pleasing to read your comments about the staff members, we have a great team at the Bay Plaza Hotel, and your comments have been passed on to the staff members. Yes we are fortunate to have a great central city location, with excellent views, in... More

Rotorua, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Each time we go to Wellington we end up near the Terrace somewhere, which can be a bit of a trek and after hours you end up going into these weird closed off mall areas to get back to your hotel. Decided to try this place, the location handy to the Courtenay Pl end of the CBD and therefore all... More

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon SamArgh Thank you for posting such great feedback, we really appreciate the comments you made. I am pleased to see that you enjoyed many of the Hotel facilities. Yes we have a great central city location within walking distances of all the main attractions, with wonderful views. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Bay Plaza... More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

City central location, NZ supermarket opp the road. I stayed at 9th floor, wonderful view:Te Papa, Lambton Harbour are just outside the window. The room is good enough for a couple. Bathroom is a bit small.

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Lily Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have a great central location with stunning views of NZ's coolest little capital. I trust you enjoy the rest of your South Island trip and we look forward to welcoming you back to the... More

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights as I was attending a conference at TSB Bank arena, great location within walking distance to shops, pubs ect around 5min walk and around a 15min walk to the arena. had no problems with noise, bed was comfy and the room had everything you would expect a room to have. staff polite and... More

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Nathan, Great to see you enjoyed your recent stay at the Bay Plaza Hotel. Yes we are fortunate to have a great central city location within walking distance of all the major attractions, and we have rooms with great city view. Customer service is a major focus of the hotel, and it is pleasing to read your comments... More

Wellsford, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Chose Bay Plaza for one night based on price. It is good value compared to most Wellington hotels. Front desk staff were friendly and helpful. Room allocated had nice view over Oriental Bay. Bed was comfortable and all facilities worked though the bathroom was very dated and in need of a makeover. I remember this hotel as the Travelodge back... More

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Bay Plaza H, General Manager at Bay Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your lovely review and feedback. The Team and I are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay; in particular our central location and the level of service provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bay Plaza Hotel for another memorable stay. Regards Eileen More

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Address: 40 Oriental Parade | PO Box 9470, Wellington 6141, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bay Plaza Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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