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Rydges Wellington

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  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located close the the harbour, the Rydges is a superb base from which to explore Wellington. Our room overlooked the harbour and was very well appointed. The fridge, microwave, double hob, kitchen sink and toaster have the opportunity to cook for ourselves rather than eating...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We chose this hotel essentially because it was close to the railway station and we had an early morning train to catch. Both at arrival and departure there was no help available, or offered, with our luggage. When checking in there was a general lack...More

Thank LancashireDavid63
Reviewed 4 days ago

While this hotel promotes valet parking (subject to availability) they don't say how limited it is, and don't expect to get any useful parking alternatives if this is not available. You can park on the street, which is free at night, but you have to...More

Thank Milly_Molly_Mandy63
Response from Morgan-McGhee, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges WellingtonResponded yesterday

Dear Milly_Molly_Mandy63, Thank you for your feedback. Wellington CBD lost over 3000 Car Parks after the Earthquake in November 2016 with less than half of these car parks now back in use. This has made parking a scarce commodity in Wellington. I do appreciate you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Driving from the airport, and lucky to have the mobile set to GPS, we found the address. But then the problem arose, where is the parking entrance? Once around the block, then parked out front in a loading zone to enquirer at reception. Valet parking...More

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Response from Alana P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges WellingtonResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ralphbart, Thank you for your feedback. It was great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us especially the staff being helpful and informative. I have passed on your concerns to our Management Team. We Thank you for choosing to stay with Rydges Wellington...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the reception is going through major renovation but it was ok, no disruption within our stay. Location of the hotel is handy and central, walking distant toward many eateries. Beds were on a smaller scale but comfortable, bathroom clean, kitchenette clean, helpful staff, buffet...More

Thank Michelle L
Response from Alana P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges WellingtonResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle, Thank you for your feedback. It was great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us especially how good our buffet breakfast was and helpful our staff are. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Thanks Brendon R

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
$127 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Wellington
#6 Family Hotel in Wellington
#8 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#12 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$127 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Wellington
#6 Family Hotel in Wellington
#8 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#12 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Jennifer H
August 28, 2017|
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Response from MoniqueVincent | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but the railway station is literally a block away. Maybe a two/three minute walk.
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leastsaidthebetter
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Jeantash | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about 30-45 NZ a night from memory when we stayed in November.. it was underground and the staff valet it for you :)
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erichleinchen
January 18, 2017|
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Response from owlcath | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a call the staff are very good and will I am sure give you what you wont
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"Away from the lift otherwise rooms can be noisy"
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"Specifically, ask for a view of the waterfront if you wish one."
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"Ask how noisey is theIsairconditioner?"
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"book a room with water views, most of the others seem to look out on a construction site at present."
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