Downtown Wellington, New Zealand

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When you purchase a Shop Downtown Discount Card for $10, you help support your neighbors, local economy and the American Cancer Society's mission to save lives, celebrate lives and lead the fight for a world without cancer. You also ensure great savings on a variety of products and services every time you patronize a participating member. It's a win/win situation.

Shop Downtown will contribute 100% of the sale price of each discount card sold through December 31, 2021, to American Cancer Society Relay For Life. The American Cancer Society does not endorse any product or service.

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Things to do in Wellington, New Zealand

Main Street of old Downtown Wellington speaks to once what was and what could be once again. As Wellington the community gathers, it leaves a pocket of opportunity for small business owners to come in and set up shop.Take a few minutes to explore what each downtown has to offer by viewing our directory below.

Downtown Wellington offers on-the-go dining when you visit your favorite food truck. Pick up some corn tortilla tacos with freshly made pico with a fresh squeeze of lemon to give your day a boost. Food trucks can offer a wide variety of niche ethnic blends.

Downtown Wellington has the perfect game shop for both young and old. Your friends and family will enjoy hours of entertainment with a wide selection of board games, card games and games of skill. A perfect stop for travellers with kids and those seeking a new adventure for game night.

Downtown Wellington is a great place to rent a bike and take it for a ride around downtown. There are many bike shops that sell bike and accessories as well as provide service and tuning on your ride. Don't forget your helmet and other protective gear such as reflective gear, headlight and horn.

Downtown Wellington brings a custom fit every time a shoe is bought locally. Nothing beats the hands on experience of shoe shopping to add to your collection of Men's, Women's and Children's shoes. Try them on, walk around and make sure you have the best fit as every manufacturer is a bit different on sizing.

Why do you love downtown?

Kimberly Turner
Shopping is fun and food is fantastic!

Randy Mazzocco
Iam on my way next month

Susan Sunday
Adorable - been 1x and going back tomorrow with my friends

Bob Puthoff
I'm sending some clients there this Summer and want to get them a discount card to shop. Thanks!

Jackie Avery
I love supporting locals, the view, and atmosphere!

Restaurants in Wellington, New Zealand

Downtown Wellington Hotels

Finding the best hotel in Downtown Wellington can make or break the experience of your entire trip. Take a few minutes to explore what each hotel has to offer by viewing our directory below. Here are some tips to consider:

Most hotel offer a complimentary breakfast bar or even a full cafe meal with your choice of a full menu. Keep in mind that some offer nothing at all so it is a good idea to pack a few packets of instant oatmeal for a quick and easy meal before you head out for the day.

Always tip staff when you feel the service was great and don't forget the housekeeping staff which you may never see. You should tip every day if you are staying multiple days as the staff may rotate out and miss the bounty at the end.

Elevators are notorious for being a nuisance so ask to be roomed on the top floor and as far away as possible. Most hotels book nearby rooms last so hopefully they have availability elsewhere.

Downtown Backpackers
1 Bunny Street Wellington Cbd

West Plaza Hotel
110-116 Wakefield Street

Museum Art Hotel
90 Cable Street

The Shepherds Arms Hotel
285 Tinakori Road

Trek Global Backpackers
9 O Reily Avenue

Novotel Wellington
133-137 The Terrace

66 Oriental Parade

CityLife Wellington
300 Lambton Quay

Gilmer Apartment Hotel
10 Gilmer Terrace

Airport Motor Lodge
Corner of Broadway and Hobart Street

Halswell Lodge
21 Kent Terrace

Evans Bay Parade 302 to 304

City Cottages
5-7 Tonks Grove

Brandon Village
22 Brandon Street

Trinity Hotel Wellington
166 Willis Street

Quest on Lambton
120 Lambton Quay

Boulcott Suites
5 O'Reily Ave


Mercure Wellington
345 The Terrace

Willis Village
142 Willis Street

88 Wallace Court Motel
88 Wallace Street

Adelaide Motel
209 - 211 Adelaide Road

Quest Wellington
Quest Wellington 33 Hunter St

Astelia Apartment Hotel
156 Willis Street

Apollo Lodge Motel
49 Majoribanks Street

747 Motel
80 Kilbirnie Crescent

Courtenay Village
15 Courtenay Place

Quest on the Terrace
120 The Terrace

Bolton Hotel
Corner of Bolton & Mowbray Streets

At Home Wellington City
181 Wakefield Street

Harbour City Motor Inn
92-96 Webb Street

Acorns Wellington
97 Inglis Street,

Travelodge Wellington
2-6 Gilmer Terrace

17 19 Burgess Rd Johnsonville

Rydges Wellington
75 Featherston St

Quest on Johnston
35 Johnston Street

Richmond Guest House
116 Brougham St

The Setup on Dixon
Level 3/15, Dixon Street, Te Aro

The Bay Plaza Hotel
40-44 Oriental Parade

Abel Tasman Hotel
169 Willis St

Gourmet Stay
25 Frederick Street

Amora Hotel Wellington
170 Wakefield Street

Quest On Thorndon
61 -63 Thorndon Quay

ibis Wellington
153 Featherston St