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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

4.5-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
147 The Terrace, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near St Paul's Cathedral
  • Free WiFi
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From 3,934 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Vibe
Vibe is not too good

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

from A$148
  • Terrace Room
  • Double Room, 1 King Bed (Lambton)
  • Club Room, 1 King Bed
  • City Suite, 1 Bedroom, Business Lounge Access, City View
  • Premium Room
  • Twin Room (Lambton)
  • Family Studio, 2 Double Beds
  • Executive Double Room
  • Executive Twin Room
  • Club Studio Suite, Harbour View

What’s around James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Carter Observatory (5-minute walk)
  • Botanic Gardens (7-minute walk)
  • St Paul's Cathedral (9-minute walk)
  • Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) (9-minute walk)
  • Old St Paul's (10-minute walk)
  • Courtenay Place (12-minute walk)
  • Westpac Stadium (15-minute walk)
  • Mount Victoria Lookout (20-minute walk)
  • Wellington Zoo (38-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 17 min drive
  • Paraparaumu (PPQ) - 42 min drive
  • Wellington Station - 10 min walk
  • Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station - 4 min drive
  • Wellington Crofton Downs Station - 7 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 268 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 14 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-2 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The property is renovating its guestrooms until December 2020 (completion date subject to change). For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Valet parking *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Free use of nearby fitness centre
Working away
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built – 1972
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Absolute Bliss has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic.

The spa is open select days.

Dining

Whitbys Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Sojourn Cafe and Bar - This café serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open select days.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities

Nearby

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

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Policies

A credit card imprint is required at check-in. If a valid credit card cannot be produced, a $100 NZD cash bond must be paid at check-in.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Valet parking costs NZD 30.00 per night with in/out privileges

Extended parking is available for an extra charge

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 50.0 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 32 for adults and NZD 16 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Dial-up Internet access is available in guestrooms for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very good 8.2 From 1,165 reviews

Very good 8.0
Slightly Dated but Great Location!
Overall, was quite satisfied with our stay. The location of the hotel was quite central - next to the Cable Car and walkable distance (5-15mins) from popular cafes/shops around the area. However, the room was slightly dated, but was generally comfortable. There was a few minor minor issues: - the flushing toilet in the room - which we raised during checkout - and I hope that it will get addressed. - during checkout - there was a complication with the minibar bill - but luckily it was addressed promptly. Overall - happy to come back or recommend people to stay!
Mark, au2 night romance trip

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