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Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is my second time at Distinction Wellington, once for a work trip and once for leisure. The front staff and very welcoming and the rooms are perfect for a couple of nights stay. It is within walking distance to Courtney Place, Cuba Street, Te Papa and Mount Victoria without busy main road noise at night. The room comes with...

Thank 1987victoria
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly air conditioning in many Wellington Hotels/Apartment doesn't seem to exist, so the only bad part is street noise if you want fresh air by leaving the window/sliding door open. No issue with room to room noise. Reasonably well equipped self contained apartment to make a hot brekky in the morning or basic dinner at night. Pretty good location to...

Thank AusJeff
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Distinction was one of the few places that provided two separate bedrooms in an apartment style living that we could find. The location is great for night clubs, bars and restaurants (as is all Wellington). We walkeda round the city from here on a number of days and it was easy. Staff were friendly and helpful (24 hr desk)....

Thank brettdtsvl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Distinction Hotel in central Wellington. My room was a lot larger than I anticipated and was very comfortable. I was also on the inside so no views but no hassle. Only downside was the lifts took a bit of time to reach you, but overall great time had, made easier by great accommodation

Thank lazzak
Tony A, Manager at Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Its great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Tony

Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Nice clean, modern room with seperate bedroom. Friendly and accommodation staff and only a short walk from everything!! Was a little disappointed that there was no tv in the bedroom and there was only one seat in the lounge area. Otherwise it was a great hotel and we will be back.

Thank mongibson
Tony A, Manager at Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. TV's in the bedrooms is something we are looking at for the future where we can put them in. Have a great Christmas. Kind regards Tony

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here on business. The room was dark with no view due to being hard up against the building next door. The one bedroom appt was comfortable, the bed a bit softer than I like but for 3 night's was ok. Shower over bath which had nice pressure and good hot water. The kitchen only had a frying...

Thank travellingrat
52 Guildford Drive Paraparaumu
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We arrived just before check in time and went straight to reception. We gave our details and it became clearly obvious, listening to reception staff, that not only was our room not ready, although we had booked a few weeks in advance, we had not even had a room allocated. We were asked to wait and a couple of minutes...

Thank Jungceylon
Reviewed 21 November 2016

There wasn't anything particularly awful about my stay, just that it wasn't quite what I expected for the price and the way they position themselves as a higher-end offering. Pros: Location is pretty good to access Te Papa, Cuba Street and Courtenay Place Size of the room was fantastic, and having all the amenities in room was great. Blackout curtains...

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful rooms which are laid out fantastically. Lounge, dining, separate bedroom and great bathroom. Highly recommended place to stay so close to town. Great service upon arrival and overall great experience.

Thank Phil W
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 November 2016

6 of us stayed in a penthouse apartment. Location brilliant for a night on the town BUT hotel room itself also great......3 bedrooms (1 with en suite)........main kitchen, lounge, dining fantastic; modern and clean. Not much on offer in Wellington when you want somewhere for a larger group to stay (when catching up with old friends you don't se that...

Thank KrisBB

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Distinction Wellington Century City Hotel provides the ideal Wellington accommodation base for business or leisure, in a vibrant location in the heart of all the action. On the doorstep of key Wellington attractions including Te Papa Museum, Distinction Wellington Century City Hotel's 89 guest rooms range from impeccably designed studios, to luxurious penthouse suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel

Address: 70 Tory Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand (Formerly Grand Mercure Wellington Century City Apartments)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $123 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
Grand Mercure Wellington Century City Apartments Hotel Wellington
Hotel Style:
#16 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#20 Business Hotel in Wellington
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“Outside rooms have a view of other buildings and could be noisy, internal rooms a little quieter”
 of 5 bubbles lazzak, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you get thr room you booked and paid for”
 of 5 bubbles Jungceylon, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can, ask for a room that doesn't face the car park next door! Would assume higher would be better too.”
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 of 5 bubbles 694leep, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think just higher up in the building gives you nicer views and possibly a bit quieter than lower down in the building.”
 of 5 bubbles onlynay, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“City view, higher up the less street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JillH241, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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