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Wellington City

the coolest little capital in the world

Te Papa

more thant just a museum


There are about 60 hotels within walking distance of the Conference location, Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa). Delegate-friendly Wellington offers a wide variety of conveniently located, quality accommodation with picturesque sceneries at highly competitive rates by world standards. Most of the hotels listed are only a couple of blocks away from the conference venue and hence are easily accessible. Four of these hotels will be designated as Conference hotels in which the best rate will be negotiated via Accor Hotels Conferences. A wide variety of accommodations are possible at different rates for varying quality of rooms.

IEEE CEC 2019 Designated Congress Hotels:

Sofitel Wellington, Novotel Wellington, Grand Mecure Wellington, ibis Wellington are the IEEE CEC 2019 designated congress hotels.

Sofitel Wellington Hotel

Ideally positioned in the Central Business District and government hub, Sofitel Wellington is within walking distance from the major tourist attractions, with many restaurants and cafes nearby. The hotel provides great views of lush hillsides and the Botanical Gardens. All 129 Guest Rooms are beautifully appointed in vintage gold and bronze tones and feature indulgent rain showers.

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Novotel Wellington Hotel

Our 4.5 Star Novotel Wellington is located in the heart of the CBD, close to iconic attractions - Gallipoli Exhibition at Te Papa created by Oscar winning Weta Workshop and the Sir Peter Jackson-inspired Great War commemoration. The Cable Car, Botanical Gardens and the Waterfront are all within walking distance. Enjoy Harbour views of the city in our modern rooms designed with splashes of colour and comfort. Direct access to Lambton Quay will see you in the centre of Wellington's shopping district.

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Grand Mercure Wellington Hotel

Grand Mercure Wellington brings to life the history and culture of the city through anecdotes of design, cuisine and service. Overlooking the Cuban Quarter, the hotel is a short walk to restaurants, shopping and Te Papa Museum. Fully refurbished guest rooms provide elegant sanctuaries and Forage Kitchen + Bar shares a unique dining experience and panoramic views. There is Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel, ample off street car parking, indoor lap pool, fitness centre and sauna.

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ibis Wellington Hotel

ibis Wellington, a 3.5 star hotel with 200 contemporary guest rooms, is in the heart of the city near the bustle of Lambton Quay and walking distance to Parliament, TSB Arena, Westpac Stadium and Te Papa. Visit Vivant Restaurant and Bar for breakfast, lunch and dinner; situated on the ground floor. Limited secure parking is available at the hotel and bookings are essential.

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