Wellington welcomes a new 5-Star kid on the block...

July has seen the opening of a new Sofitel in the Capital, which is sure to brighten up Wellington’s Terrace, blending French joie de vivre into the absolutely, positively, Wellington spirit!

This internationally recognised luxury brand, is a welcome addition to the accommodation offering in Wellington and likely to be a must-stay destination. This boutique 129-room hotel is well positioned for business travellers, in the government hub close to The Beehive, and for leisure guests, close to the botanical Gardens, and easy walk to many of the city’s major attractions with a multitude of restaurants and cafes on one aspect of the hotel.

Rooms are beautifully appointed in vintage gold and bronze tones with indulgent rain showers, complimentary WiFi internet for multiple devices, Smart TVs with Bluetooth, Bose Sound System, Espresso machines and French amenities.

Room categories start with Classic, Superior and Luxury.

The hotel offers two suites, both located on the top 14th floor, the Opera Suite can be converted to a 2-brm suite. The top suite, being the Prestige Suite interconnects to become a 2-bedroom suite.

Note to promoters/tour managers/production co-ordinators: 

  • Windows do not open,except the Opera Suite does have a sliding door onto a small balcony.
  • Discreet VIP arrival/departures can be co-ordinated via the hotel car park lift with secured direct floor access.
  • We can send you detailed floor plans to assist with principal A Party Group placements

The Green Room lounge and bar area lives up to its name as a relaxed and private atmosphere and there’s a fully equipped gymnasium.

Jardin Grill is the Sofitel’s resident restaurant or guests can bask around an outdoor fire pit in the sheltered alfresco courtyard.

Tracy Martin, the Director of Sales for Sofitel Wellington has kindly extended added value benefits (based on certain criteria with availability at the time of booking) for any reservations made via Sound Travels, so ensure you direct any enquiries and new reservations to us.