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Wellesley Boutique Hotel

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“gentleman's club”(17 reviews)
“claw foot bath”(12 reviews)
“masonic lodge”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

In Wellington for WOW with my best friend for a girls weekend. Just had the most delicious dinner in the restaurant on site. Staff on reception and also in the dining room delightful, friendly and helpful. The hotel exudes old world charm. Some areas a...More

Thank karenwattie05
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 9 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us. All the staff spoke of how nice you were. We look forward to your return some day

Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stayed four nights with my partner on a "getaway" ... in one of the premium rooms. Pluses - massive bathtub (my gal is an addict); we both prefer to stay away from the clinical mass-product hotels; very central to CBD and waterfront; bar with open...More

Thank Trevor K
Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 25 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel, all feedback is appreciated. Sadly as we are in the heart of the CBD we cannot get the weekends going for us in the cafe, we have tried many different options but nothing has worked....More

Reviewed 20 September 2016

We stayed just the one night having come from Auckland by train and booked on the Interislander ferry the next morning, so the Wellesley was in a great location. Our room was huge and so was the bathroom and all decorated in keeping with the...More

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Response from Stephen E, General Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your meal in Cafe 1815. We pride ourselves on our guests having a more personal experience when they stay with us, so I am happy...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed at the Wellesley for two reasons-relatively inexpensive at $140.00 NZD for two and conveniently located to the central city and the Bluebridge ferry. We had driven down from Auckland with a brand new car and took the risk on parking it across the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Step back in time in this quaint old hotel once a gentleman's club. The grand sweeping staircase is good to use, but there is a lift to assist with luggage. Our room (Hornblow) on the second floor looks straight at an office block. Large room...More

Thank ShonaMargaret
Response from KathleenWBH, Guest Relations Manager at Wellesley Boutique HotelResponded 1 September 2016

Thank you for your review. I am not sure if you stayed in this room before it was painted or after it was painted. All the rooms on the second floor have now been completed. We can also assure you that all the windows do...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
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Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$86 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$86 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#17 Business Hotel in Wellington
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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10 October 2016|
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Response from Stephen E | Property representative |
HI There, sorry for the delay in replying I did not see the question until now. For check outs outside of the reception hours just leave your keys at the reception desk and the receptionist will process your check out when... More
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"I prefer the 4th floor"
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"Request a room with a view of Wellington"
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"Was on 2nd floor, only saw our room and we only used it to shower and sleep"
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"Only view is of the middle of the spare space. Gross as there are used cigarettes on the ledge."
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