Sofitel Wellington - Luxury hotel

Sofitel Wellington

The Hotel

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
The 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.

  • Unhygienic and unkept room tripadvisor

    This is certainly not up to standards for a 5* hotel. The superior room was dirty, urine drops around the tile in-front of toilet indicates floor was not moped/cleaned between guests. Food still...

  • Favorite Wellington hotel tripadvisor

    Awesome and very friendly staff, with great comfotable rooms and the food at the restaurant is fantastic. We always stay at the sofitel whenever we're in Wellington and always have an enjoyable stay .

    alby646Auckland Central, New Zealand
  • Rob Whyte tripadvisor

    Bedside lamp not working, only 1 milk sachet in the fridge, USB ports not working, only 1 soap in the bathroom(for 2 people). This is not what you would expect of a 5 star Hotel. Room & bathroom...

  • One night tripadvisor

    Super stoked to stay here, sooo looked forward to it .....BUT ...Check in was a bit confusing, as it was assumed we were travelling with another party with same surname, hubby was being given own...

    Wanderers66Wellington, New Zealand
  • business trip great hotel friendly courtesous staff tripadvisor

    good location, good facilities friendly staff . Well done team for your consistency here, yet again , this is our hotel of preference in the region. A well equipped gym also and a nice restaurant...


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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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