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Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed | In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed | In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed | In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Standard Double Room, 1 King Bed | In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Overview of Bay Plaza Hotel

Bay Plaza Hotel

3.5 star property

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Parking available
  • Bar
Map
40 Oriental Parade, Wellington, 6141

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCourtenay Place5 min walk
  • Popular LocationTe Papa7 min walk
  • Popular LocationCuba Street Mall11 min walk
  • AirportWellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.)11 min drive

Room options

About this area

Wellington

Bay Plaza Hotel is located in Oriental Bay, a neighbourhood in Wellington, and is in the entertainment district and near the beach. Interislander Ferry Terminal and Zealandia are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Oriental Parade and Cuba Street Mall. Museum of Wellington City and Sea and Carter Observatory are also worth visiting. Kayaking offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and ecotours nearby.

What's nearby

  • Courtenay Place - 5 min walk
  • Te Papa - 7 min walk
  • Oriental Bay Beach - 7 min walk
  • New Zealand Film Archive - 9 min walk
  • Cuba Street Mall - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington Station - 3 min drive
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 11 min drive

About this property

Bay Plaza Hotel

3.5-star eco-friendly hotel in the heart of Oriental Bay
Dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar and a 24-hour business centre are just a few of the amenities provided at Bay Plaza Hotel. The on-site restaurant, Bay Plaza Restaurant, features happy hour. Stay connected with free WiFi in public areas, and guests can find other amenities, such as babysitting.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), self-parking (surcharge) and tour/ticket information
  • Concierge services, luggage storage and a lift
  • Newspapers in the lobby, smoke-free property and a reception hall
  • Guest reviews say good things about the overall value, helpful staff and walkable location
Room features
All guest rooms at Bay Plaza Hotel include comforts, such as 24-hour room service and Laptop workspace, in addition to amenities, such as safes.
Extra amenities include:
  • Heating and portable fans
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • 42-inch TVs with digital channels
  • Fridges, coffee/tea makers and daily housekeeping

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi in public areas is free with a 3-device limit

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (NZD 20.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: NZD 8.00-29.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Restaurants on site

  • Bay Plaza Restaurant

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in reception
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space (753 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms - 2

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Portable fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

96% of travellers were happy with check-in
Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 8.00 and NZD 29.00 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: NZD 20.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Free WiFi in public areas has a 3-device limit

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 3 star plus, and is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Bay Plaza Hotel
Bay Plaza Hotel Wellington
Bay Plaza Wellington
Wellington Bay Plaza
The Bay Plaza Hotel
Bay Plaza Hotel Hotel
Bay Plaza Hotel Wellington
Bay Plaza Hotel Hotel Wellington

Frequently asked questions

Is Bay Plaza Hotel pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at Bay Plaza Hotel?

Self-parking is available for NZD 20.00 per night.

What time is check-in at Bay Plaza Hotel?

Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Bay Plaza Hotel?

Checkout is at 10 AM.

Where is Bay Plaza Hotel located?

Located in Oriental Bay, this eco-friendly hotel is steps away from Wellington Central Business District, Oriental Parade and Embassy Theatre. Waitangi Park and Courtenay Place are also within 5 minutes. Wellington Station is 23 minutes by foot.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bay Plaza Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Bay Plaza Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bay Plaza Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 268 out of 998 reviews
5 - Excellent 27%
Rating 4 - Good. 452 out of 998 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 201 out of 998 reviews
3 - Okay 20%
Rating 2 - Poor. 62 out of 998 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 15 out of 998 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.1/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Denise
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We liked that it was close to dining options and the waterfront.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Laurens
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent service when booking in and in the dinning room.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Peter
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Tony
Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great value. Excellent location. Easy parking.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Okada
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It is a reasonable hotel which has harbour view rooms. It’s convenient, there are a super market and restaurants near the hotel.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

noel
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Refurbished and has made an amazing transformation .
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Julia
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A great spot to explore Wellington from
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

4/5 Good

Verified traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wellington stopover
Great checkin with a lovely young woman who was very obliging. The room was okay in comparison with other less expensive hotels we have stayed at. Overall it was clean and tidy and close to the supermarket.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Alan
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Comfortable stay in a great location
Really comfortable stay in a great location
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Gay
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022