Book your room at James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

Room type

Terrace Room

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

Twin Room (Lambton)

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

Double Room (Lambton)

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

Premium Room

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)

Run of the House

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

4.5-star luxury hotel, walk to 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 weekday 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).

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 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.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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 and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. 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
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 268
  • Elevator/lift
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Computer station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Number of floors - 14
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms 8
  • 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
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour business center
  • Year Built 1972
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 10 NZD per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( 10 NZD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 10 NZD per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( 10 NZD per 24-hour period )

Parking

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

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Pay movies
  • Private bathroom
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Satellite TV service
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room massage available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • LCD TV
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Where to Eat

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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Nearby Things to Do

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

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

Spa Services

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

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.

Only service dogs are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: NZD 31 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 29 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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