QT Wellington

Location: Wellington & Wairarapa | New Zealand

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

The QT Wellington is a city-centre boutique with a charmingly quirky edge. A lobby laden with one-off sculptures, grand portraits, and striking chandeliers welcomes guests to a contemporary Wellington address that is equal parts luxury hotel and alternative art house. Set just an easy walk to downtown and the waterfront, you’re ideally positioned to explore New Zealand’s cool capital city.
Perfect forCreative types and art-loving couples.
In the knowHigh tea at the Hippopotamus restaurant takes the biscuit – save an afternoon to try this fancy classic custom with a modern twist.

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  • Boutique Hotel
  • Chic Design
  • City Hotel
  • Food & Wine

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

QT Wellington is a few minutes from downtown Wellington, near Wellington Harbour.

Rooms at QT Wellington

Pick from a selection of plush rooms, luxury suites, and apartments, all beautifully appointed with comfy contemporary furnishings and mod-cons. Sleek and stylish, many rooms come with balconies overlooking Wellington’s harbour or downtown, but if you splash out on one of the plushest suites, you’ll get the best views over both.

Food & Drink

The highly-acclaimed Hippopotamus restaurant is a French-themed haven of gourmet dining and fine wine, and is QT Wellington's piece de resistance. Browse the list of superbly-blended cocktails for your choice of after-dinner sundowner. 


Enjoy an evening dip in the pool or visit the spa for some pampering. 

Activities at QT Wellington

Once you’ve finished gawping at all the artwork lining this hotel’s corridors and communal areas, take a tour of Te Papa, the National Museum of New Zealand, which is just round the corner; scale nearby Mt. Victoria for pretty harbour views; ride the iconic Cable Car to Carter Observatory; or taste your way around the city sampling coffee houses and gourmet eateries – some of our favourites are dotted along the waterfront on the way to Oriental Bay.

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Hotel location

QT Wellington is approximately a 20-minute drive from the airport.

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