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ThorndonWellington

Venture to sights like Lambton Quay and Katherine Mansfield Birthplace as you discover Thorndon.

Top Hotels in Thorndon

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges
The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges
3.5 out of 5
24 Hawkestone St, Thorndon, Wellington
The price is ¥5,697 per night

This family-friendly Wellington hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Old St Paul's and Beehive. Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) ...

3.8/5Good! (986 reviews)

"Everything is fine, this is a good middle of the road hotel"…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

The Thorndon Hotel Wellington by Rydges
Stay at St Pauls
Stay at St Pauls
3.5 out of 5
37 Pipitea Street, Wellington
The price is ¥6,575 per night

Located in Thorndon, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Archives New Zealand, Wellington Central Business District, and Wellington Waterfront. ...

3.8/5Good! (292 reviews)

"easy to check, nice apartment and beautiful kitchen"…"

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Stay at St Pauls
The Dwellington - Hostel
The Dwellington - Hostel
3 out of 5
8 Halswell Street, Thorndon, Wellington
The price is ¥5,395 per night

Located in Thorndon, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Katherine Mansfield Birthplace, Old St Paul's, and Parliament House. Wellington Cable Car (Lambton ...

4.2/5Excellent! (187 reviews)

"Literally everything — people, location, amenities, kitchen, outdoor area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

The Dwellington - Hostel
Oaks Wellington Hotel
Oaks Wellington Hotel
4.5 out of 5
89 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington
The price is ¥7,919 per night

Located in Te Aro, this luxury aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Courtenay Place, Cuba Street Mall, and Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand). Michael Fowler ...

4.3/5Excellent! (165 reviews)

"Friendly staff, nice size rooms - recommend for Expedia members as they offer VIP benefits"…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Oaks Wellington Hotel
DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
4.5 out of 5
Corner of Lambton Quay and Grey Street, 28 Grey Street, Wellington, NZ
The price is ¥9,577 per night

This family-friendly Wellington hotel is located in a shopping district, just steps from Lambton Quay and Wellington Central Business District. Te Papa (Museum ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (470 reviews)

"We enjoyed our overnight stay here. Building has been beautifully restored. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
InterContinental Wellington
InterContinental Wellington
5 out of 5
2 Grey Street, Wellington
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥12,189 per night

Located in the heart of Wellington, this luxury hotel is steps from Lambton Quay, Wellington Central Business District, and Wellington Waterfront. Te Papa (Museum ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (988 reviews)

"A professional yet warm and welcoming place to stay. Perfect location in the CBD"…"

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

InterContinental Wellington

Popular places to visit in Thorndon

St Paul's Cathedral
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St Paul's Cathedral

4.5/5(14 reviews)

Built over nearly half a century, this earthquake-proof cathedral is filled with stunning works of art and is among the most sacred sites in Wellington.

National Library
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National Library

See the vast collection of books and use the interactive exhibits to learn about a young nation’s history at New Zealand’s most important library.

Te Papa
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Te Papa

4.5/5(160 reviews)

See, smell and touch the exhibits at New Zealand’s hi-tech and interactive free national museum.

Victoria University of Wellington
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Victoria University of Wellington

4/5(16 reviews)

Explore the campus of Victoria University of Wellington, a well-known college in Wellington. Discover the top-notch restaurants and fascinating museums in this walkable area.

Wellington Central Business District
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Wellington Central Business District

4/5(81 reviews)

Wellington Central Business District is just one of the places to see in Wellington, so why not enjoy the other things to explore during your travels? Experience the acclaimed art scene and fascinating museums in this walkable area.

Courtenay Place
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Courtenay Place

4/5(61 reviews)

Shop, wine and dine in this culinary hot spot on one of Wellington's most fashionable streets.

Top things to do in Thorndon

3-Day Wellington to Auckland Tour
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3-Day Wellington to Auckland Tour

¥57,110
Per adult
Martinborough Winery Tour
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Martinborough Winery Tour

90% of travellers recommend
¥7,021
Per adult
From Cave to Coast Wellington Highlights Tour
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From Cave to Coast Wellington Highlights Tour

100% of travellers recommend
¥8,525
Per adult
Wellington Adrenalin Forest Adventure Park
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Wellington Adrenalin Forest Adventure Park

¥2,859
Per adult
Weta Cave Workshop Tour: There & Back Again
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Weta Cave Workshop Tour: There & Back Again

92% of travellers recommend
¥4,547
Per adult
Guided Wellington Electric Bike Tour
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Guided Wellington Electric Bike Tour

100% of travellers recommend
¥7,941
Per adult

Other neighborhoods in Wellington

Courtenay Place featuring a bar and interior views as well as a small group of people

Te Aro

4.5/5Wonderful!(150 area reviews)

Travelers to Te Aro praise its popular shops. If you've got some more time to explore, be sure to make a stop by Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Cuba Street Mall.

Te Aro
Oriental Bay Beach which includes a small town or village and a house

Oriental Bay

4.5/5Wonderful!(20 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in Oriental Bay, Oriental Parade and Embassy Theatre are top sights worth seeing.

Oriental Bay
Wellington showing heritage architecture and street scenes

Aro Valley

3.5/5Good!(10 area reviews)

If you're spending time in Aro Valley, you might enjoy its restaurants and shopping. If you've got time to venture a little farther, you can make a stop by Cuba Street Mall or Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand).

Aro Valley
Zealandia showing forest scenes

Karori

While Karori isn't home to many top sights, Zealandia and Wellington Wind Turbine are some notable places to visit nearby.

Karori
Sunrise looking out over the south coast, on The Esplanade, Island Bay.
Genevieve Lacombe on trover

Houghton Bay

Travelers like the beaches in Houghton Bay, and Princess Bay is a top attraction you might want to visit.

Houghton Bay
Korokoro Waterfall
Paul Billaney on trover

Korokoro

Korokoro might not have many top sights, but Petone Foreshore and Dowse Art Museum are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

Korokoro