Book your room at James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

Room type

Double Room (Lambton)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Twin Room (Lambton)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Premium Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Terrace Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Run Of House

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Club Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

4.5-star luxury hotel in Wellington near Wellington Cable Car

With a stay at James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, you'll be centrally located in Wellington, steps from Wellington Cable Car and minutes from Museum of Wellington City and Sea.

This 4.5-star hotel is within close proximity of TSB Arena and Frank Kitts Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 268 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. LCD televisions with satellite programming are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and complimentary newspapers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a 24-hour business center, and a computer station. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms.

At your hotel

At your hotel

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor features a full-service spa and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

This 4.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities include a conference center and conference space. This luxury hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in the lobby, and concierge services. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 268
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Computer station
  • Number of floors - 14
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8
  • Conference center
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour business center
  • Year Built 1972
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (19 NZD per 24 hours surcharge), Wired internet access (19 NZD per 24 hours surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access (- NZD per 30 minutes surcharge), Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge

Park your car

Long-term parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • Pay movies
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Satellite TV service
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room massage available
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • LCD TV
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Eat and drink

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Whitbys Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Sojourn Cafe and Bar - This café serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

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Play

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby

Relax

Ella Bache has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Massages
  • Number of treatment rooms 3
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

The fine print for James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

A credit card imprint is required at check-in. If a valid credit card cannot be produced, a $100 NZD cash bond must be paid at check-in.

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.

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