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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington

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
  • Free WiFi
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From 3,878 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

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

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington

from $83
  • 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, Harbor View

What’s around James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Carter Observatory (5-minute walk)
  • Botanic Gardens (6-minute walk)
  • St Paul's Cathedral (8-minute walk)
  • Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) (8-minute walk)
  • Old St Paul's (9-minute walk)
  • Courtenay Place (11-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

Transportation

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 center
Working away
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built - 1972
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas

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
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping

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, Wellington’s small print

Also known as

  • James Cook Chancellor
  • James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor Wellington
  • James Cook Wellington
  • James Cook Chancellor Hotel
  • James Cook Grand
  • James Cook Grand Chancellor
  • James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel
  • James Cook Grand Chancellor Wellington
  • James Cook Hotel
  • James Cook Hotel Grand
  • James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

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

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

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 1,060 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Great location. Clean and comfortable room.
us3 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Great location for TSB Arena shows
Always easy & comfortable - handy to all amenities
Rochelle, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Helpful and accommodating staff
Very cozy and friendly and homey for a large hotel! We would definitely come back.
Rachelle, us1 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
Nice hotel in a good location. The room was clean and well appointed. The room rate was reasonable. I would stay again.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great location. Wonderful atmosphere.
We were very pleased with our stay. The location can't be beat. The staff was welcoming and helpful.
Lori, us1 night romance trip

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington

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