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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for one night and have no complaints. Check in was smooth, the room was not ridiculously small as some hotel rooms are. The bed was comfortable and the AC worked well. Breakfast (which was included in our room rate) in Whitby's Restaurant was good, espresso coffee for just an additional $3 is a great idea. The only...

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Morrinsville, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Concierge was less than friendly! Rooms are looking tired with mismatched furniture and wrinkled carpet. Location is good but having to travel up in the public elevator is rather dodgy. You don't feel very secure at night time.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy place to stay for City access. Good location with reasonable size rooms and access to Terrace and Lambton Quay. Great staff always happy to help. Reliable known quality for the business traveller.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Service from all the staff and great location in the heart of the city. Staff friendly and very helpful when asked for advice on finding places to visit in and around Wellington. Would stay there again for future vacations.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed at James Cook a number of times. The rooms well appointed, quite roomy, comfortable and always feel fresh. No city noise makes for a peaceful stay. Location excellent with the city only a lift ride away. Would definitely stay here again.

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get to, parking care free. Central to walk all over the city. Good breakfast. Friendly staff. A little noisy in the morning with doors banging etc but clean spacious rooms. We would stay here again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great short stay in the CBD, on Lambton Quay and the Terrace and only 5 minutes to the waterfront. Ideal for a conference and easy access to bars, restaurants and shopping. Staff were very helpful, would return no problem.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a special stay using my points that I have accumulated over the last 15 years and I look forward to returning one day, to Jimmy's. The Club lounge food over recent visits has not always been as good as previous years.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly welcome staff. Room was ready so allowed to check-in early. Great central location. Close to Lambton Quay for shopping, waterfront walks, conference facilities and museums. Great transport links including bus to airport. Clean comfortable rooms. Disappointed with small selection of free-to-view TV stations.

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Havelock North, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for the weekend away with my high school friend which involved watching a rugby game, within walking distance and close to shops, which is basically downstairs! Room was very comfortable and facilities were clean and tidy!!! staff were also friendly and helpful. The hotel was busy, saw a number of families but we were able to go about...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor is located in the heart of Wellington City and features a unique thoroughfare between the leading retail district of Lambton Quay and business hub of The Terrace. The hotel features 268 accommodation rooms, two restaurants and bars, and a complimentary in-house gymnasium. High-speed internet connectivity is available throughout the hotel and the exclusive 26th floor Club Lounge offers the pinnacle of executive comfort with complimentary full buffet breakfasts, evening bar service and a business centre with spectacular harbour views. For meetings and events, the Hotel has a diverse selection of eight meeting and conference rooms, catering for up to 350 delegates. The entire conference floor and Whitby's Restaurant can also be utilised for large events and tradeshows for up to 600 guests. The hotel offers fresh, modern facilities along with a state of the art sound system. The dedicated Functions team are on hand to provide advice, information and ideas along with professional and friendly assistance. Experience the highest standards of service at Wellington's definitive accommodation and conference venue; the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

Address: 147 The Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $146 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor 4.5*
Number of rooms: 268
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Also Known As:
James Cook Wellington
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Wellington
#10 Family Hotel in Wellington
#12 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
#16 Romantic Hotel in Wellington
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“Good location”
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“We did not have a view due to renovations so we asked and they kindly provided a much better option.”
alofagiai, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“be nice to the nice folks at the front desk and you might get an upgrade!”
tiger96_nz, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“We recommend the club rooms, which allow use of the club lounge.”
endurance177, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask to be away from lifts and as high as possible. Try for a view.”
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