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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

4.5-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
147 The Terrace, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near St Paul's Cathedral
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Very Good8.2
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Amenities
Amenities are not the best
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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

from A$132
  • Terrace Room
  • Double Room, 1 King Bed (Lambton)
  • Twin Room (Lambton)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Family Studio, 2 Double Beds

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
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Extended parking (surcharge)

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

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

WiFi rated good

  • Great for browsing, email and videochat

Transport

Parking

  • Valet parking *

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
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Built in 1972
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • 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
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

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

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor’s small print

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.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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 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.

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Optional extras

Onsite 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

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 1,026 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Good
Nice place to stay in city
Ujjwal, au1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Concierge and front of house staff were brilliant.
au2 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Friendly and helpful staff
The hotel is in a great location, right in the city centre but the bed is a bit too soft to my liking
Yat Man, au1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Top Location, top hotel
This was probably our best quality hotel we stayed in on our road trip around both islands. Excellent value for money, all top notch, and pretty much right in middle of city.
Heikki, au1 night romance trip

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