Sofitel Wellington - Luxury hotel

Sofitel Wellington

Nau mai Haere mai ko toku kainga

Bonjour, Kia ora, Beinvenue, Nau mai Haere mai.

Welcome to the heart of New Zealand, Wellington.

A vibrant capital city where you can enjoy experiences from elegant funky bars to bohemian art communities, and the Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa

Sofitel embraces this spirited atmosphere and rests harmoniously within the shadow of the Botanic Gardens and rugged windswept coastlines.

Live the French way and enjoy modern luxury with authentic and lively experiences.

Nau mai Haere mai ko toku kainga. Welcome to my home.


Raymond Faulkner
General Manager
11 Bolton St
6011 Wellington
Tel: +64 4 472 2001
Fax: +64 4 472 2550

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Live the French Way

Each Sofitel draws inspiration from local culture and tradition while celebrating innovation and the French art de vivre to offer a one-of-a-kind, luxurious hotel experience. From design details to exhibitions and events, discover what makes our hotel so unique.

  • Encore of Fabulous tripadvisor

    Sofitel Wellington is my favourite destination in Wellington where Raymond leads a wonderful team who ensure the best getaway experience ever. The hotel was the perfect spot to have my family and...

    karenwattie05Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Stunning hotel with great service tripadvisor

    I overnighted at the Sofitel. Newly built, it was beautifully decorated and well fitted out. Bathroom had shower, no bath. Nespresso in room, very comfy bed, large flat screen TV, desk and separate...

    julieeballantyneChristchurch, New Zealand
  • Style but some improvements needed tripadvisor

    An early arrival usually means a long wait for a room to be ready, however we were pleasantly surprised when at 7.30am our room was ready. We had booked a club room which was spacious, clean and...

    steveht1971Howick, New Zealand
  • Great stay tripadvisor

    We always stay at the Sofitel when in Wellington, the rooms are very comfortable and quiet , staff are friendly and helpful and we love eating in the restaurant where the food is contemporary tasty...

    600DavidLPalmerston North, New Zealand
  • Enjoyable as always tripadvisor

    We miss the full menu at the Jardine Grill but the service continues to be great. We enjoy the turn down service and are looking forward to when it is reinststed. Staff service is excellent. Look...


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Surrounded by lush botanicals and ideally positioned in Wellington’s business and government hub, Sofitel Wellington blends the French ‘art de vivre’ with the pure beauty of New Zealand’s capital.

Sofitel Wellington is in close proximity to Wellington’s exciting attractions: The Beehive and Parliament Buildings, Te Papa Museum, Wellington Botanical Gardens, Cable Car, Westpac Stadium, Mount Victoria, Wellington Zoo, the Zealandia Sanctuary, Weta Workshop and Cuba Street.

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