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The Thorndon Hotel by Rydges is located on the doorstep to the CBD and on the edge of the government and corporate precincts of Thorndon. The hotel is the closest hotel to Westpac Stadium providing the best location for all your sporting, concerts and major events.

The Thorndon Hotel by Rydges prides itself in providing excellent facilities and all rooms are light, comfortable and fresh. With the back drop of Wellington's famous beautiful hills choose between panoramic views of the harbour, city skyline or over look New Zealand's oldest and historic suburb Thorndon. The Thorndon Hotel by Rydges is perfect for both the business, conference and leisure traveler.

When staying at the Thorndon Hotel by Rydges, the CBD, Lambton Quay, bus, train and ferry terminals, Parliament Buildings, Government offices and Botanical Gardens are all on your doorstep. Nothing is better than being accommodated by a hotel which has everything at its feet.

Guests can also enjoy complimentary access to city fitness and competitive pricing for off street car parking and Wi-Fi access.

Glasshouse Restaurant & Bar

Try our tantalising menu in Glasshouse Restaurant or relax and unwind in Glasshouse Bar. With contemporary cuisine and a beautiful setting overlooking established gardens Glasshouse Restaurant & Bar is perfect for all your dining occasions.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week.

Additionally our conference rooms have natural light, air-conditioning, sound proof interconnecting doors and can seat 2 - 150 people.

The Thorndon Hotel by Rydges is a 3-star plus Qualmark Rated Hotel and has an Enviro-Silver rating.

Accessibility information

There are 5 accessible rooms as a part of the room inventory. All the accessible rooms have large walk-in showers for wheelchairs and are inter-connecting to the king split rooms. They are located on lower floors 2, 3, 4 and 5.

Services & facilities

  • Smoking area
  • 24 hour reception
  • Interconnecting rooms
  • Sky TV
  • Heating
  • Lift/elevator
  • Parking - extra charge
Food & drink
  • Bar/lounge
  • Tea & coffee facilities
  • Mini-fridge
  • Restaurant
  • Mini-bar
  • Dry-cleaning
  • Room service
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry
  • Safe for valuables