Explore and stay in Wellington

If you’re coming to Open Day and staying for the weekend, check out the accommodation options and what’s on in Wellington.

Visiting Wellington for Open Day? Make a weekend of it and explore everything Wellington has to offer. Check out the great shopping, visit a gallery or museum, or grab a bite to eat at the Night Markets.

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Some places around Wellington you might like to explore include:

Accommodation options

Here are a few accommodation options with discounts for Open Day.

Boulcott Suites

Boulcott Suites offer apartments and suites in a central city location, and a short walk to campuses and halls.

Boulcott Suites are offering a 20% discount off their best available rates for families coming to Open Day. When you register to attend Open Day, you will receive an email with a link and discount code.

James Cook Hotel

The James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor is conveniently located in the heart of Wellington City with direct pedestrian access to Lambton Quay, making it perfect for those who are only in town for a few days. The Hotel features 269 accommodation rooms, two restaurants and bars, a complimentary in-house gymnasium and an exclusive Harbourview Lounge.

Room type: all room types
Rates: 10% off best available rate—when you register to attend Open Day, you will receive an email with a link to Open Day booking prices.
Method of payment: All guests to book and pay direct

Prices include GST tax of 15%
Rates quoted are per room, per night on a single, double or twin occupancy.
All rooms and rates are subject to availability.

Naumi Hotel Wellington

Located on Cuba Street, Naumi is right in the heart of the city, and very close to our Te Aro Campus. A short walk up the hill or towards parliament will also get you to halls and our Kelburn and Pipitea campuses.

Naumi are offering a 15% discount off their best available flexible rates for families coming to Open Day. When you register to attend Open Day, you will receive an email with a link and discount code.

All guests staying at Naumi who use the discount code and register for Open Day will go into the draw to win one night free.

Discount available up until 1 August for the dates of 19-22 August 2021. Bookings require credit card/debit card to book, can be cancelled up until 24 hours before arrival.

Sojourn

The Sojourn Apartment Hotel is located on the airport side of the city, in Newtown opposite Wellington Hospital and is just a short drive, bus or even walk to the central city.

Sojourn Apartment Hotel, which opened in January has a Qualmark 4 Star Plus in the Apartment grading, with a Silver Award for Tourism Sustainability and offers you a retreat in fully serviced apartments equipped with all the necessities of comfort.

Modernity meets minimalism in this urban oasis offering 43 stylish accommodation options, from a sophisticated studio size for the single traveller to 2-bedroom family apartments for families. Enjoy an overnight or short term stay in contemporary comfort with airconditioned rooms, chic tiled bathrooms, fully fitted kitchenettes and sumptuous beds.

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Sojourn are offering a 10% discount off their best available rates for families coming to Open Day. When you register to attend Open Day, you will receive an email with a discount code.