• Function And Conference Venues, Wellington

The capital of New Zealand, Wellington is a diverse and exciting destination, offering a vibrant downtown precinct, beautiful Botanic Gardens, National Museum of New Zealand, and of course New Zealand’s Parliament Building, The Beehive. 

A bustling city for your guests to explore and get a broad taste of all that New Zealand has to offer, Wellington is conveniently located at the country’s heart, making it easily accessible from the North and South islands. Discover some of the best Wellington conference and event venues at Accor and talk to our dedicated events experts about planning your event.

Accor Event And Conferences Venues, Wellington

Surrounded by lush botanic gardens, European inspired decor, as well as luxury amenities and finishes, the Sofitel Wellington is the perfect location for your next chic conference or event. Central to Wellingtons premium shopping district, parliament’s precinct and Sky Stadium, guests can spend their downtime exploring the area. With three event spaces available holding a capacity for 12 to 85 guests, host your next intimate meeting, workshop or cocktail party with views of the city skyline. The naturally lit spaces feature custom-made American walnut boardroom tables, chic furnishings and state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment, including drop down screens, projectors and flat screen TVs.

Accommodate your guests with an array of luxurious and spacious guestrooms. The spacious suites feature large windows, inviting natural light and offering breathtaking skyline and garden views. Guests can relax in comfort with separate lounge areas, modern bathrooms with rain showers, espresso machine, TV and french amenities. Guests can also spend their free time at the onsite fitness centre, bar and restaurant. 

Nestled in the heart of Wellingtons CBD, with direct access to Lambton Quay, is the Novotel Wellington. Perfect for small intimate meetings, the naturally lit cabinet room offers a capacity for up to 14 guests in a boardroom, classroom or banquet style layout. The soundproof space features state of the art audiovisual equipment such as a drop-down screen with a camera for dial in meetings, mounted projectors and a TV.

With an array of guestrooms available, accommodate for your travelling guests. The spacious and modern guestrooms feature floor to ceiling windows, with breathtaking city and harbour views. Guests can relax with a couch overlooking the city skyline, TV, as well as tea and coffee making facilities. With an onsite fitness centre, restaurant and bar, guests can spend their downtime enjoying hotel facilities.

Overlooking the vibrant Cuba Quarter and just steps away from Te Papa, art galleries, museums, shopping as well as restaurants and bars, is the newly refurbished Mövenpick Hotel Wellington. Situated near the heart of Wellingtons CBD, host an intimate meeting or large event with seven function spaces available. Suitable for up to 200 guests, tailor the space to suit theatre, boardroom, banquet, classroom or U-shaped layouts. The naturally lit rooms overlook breathtaking views of the Wellington skyline and surrounding mountains. For a seamless event, essential state of the art audiovisual equipment is available, including TVs, drop-down screens, sound systems, overhead projectors and video conferencing equipment. 

Accommodate your travelling guests with an array of luxurious and modern guestrooms. Featuring unobstructed harbour and city views, guests can relax with customised comfort from the pillow menu, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. With plenty to enjoy when it comes to hotel facilities, guests can fill their downtime at the onsite swimming pool, wellbeing centre, restaurants and bars.

Situated between Cuba Street and Victoria University in the heart of Wellington's Business and Entertainment District is the Mercure Wellington, Able Tasman. The perfect location for business events, the hotel combines the necessary aspects of both business and leisure experience. With capacity for up to 150 guests, seven classic meeting and event spaces are available. Featuring large windows, the rooms are naturally lit and offer sweeping views of the cities skyline and harbour. Whether you are planning a workshop, cocktail party or intimate meeting, make use of audiovisual equipment such as drop down screens and overhead projectors, as well as a lectern for presentations.

Guests can enjoy a relaxing moment, with an array of spacious and contemporary guestrooms. Suited for up to three guests, the spacious rooms are naturally lit, offering a welcoming ambience. With sweeping views of the CBD and harbour, guests can relax from the window side armchair or comfortable bedding. Rooms also feature TVs and tea and coffee making facilities, as well as a desk for those required to work. With many onsite facilities, guests can sit back and enjoy a mouthwatering meal at the onsite restaurant or relaxing beverage at the onsite bar.

Event and Conference Venues in Wellington FAQs

How far in advance should I book function venues in Wellington?

When booking venues in Wellington, enquiring at least 3 months ahead of the planned event date is a good rule of thumb. Depending on the size of your event, the more notice the better.

What should I check for when choosing the perfect venue in Wellington?

No matter if you're planning a large event or intimate meeting, make sure you prepare a list of requirements before enquiring about a venue space. For further information about any Accor Wellington venues, you can complete our online enquiry form

Capacities for venues in Wellington? 

Venues in Wellington are based on 2-4 square meters per person. Capacities may change dependent on room layouts, e.g. banquet or cocktail party. Enquire with dedicated event staff for specific capacity numbers.

How to select a sustainable venue with Accor?

Accor is fully committed to sustainability and has set ambitious goals to achieve this. By 2025, all hotels under the Accor brand will be eco-certified, and single-use plastics will be eliminated from the guest experience. Additionally, 90% or more of Accor team members will receive sustainability training. Accor has also taken significant steps towards reducing its carbon footprint and is committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. From hotel operations to restaurants, Accor prioritizes sustainability and sources food and produce locally where possible, so choosing Accor means making a responsible and sustainable choice.

Can I earn loyalty Reward points when planning an event in Wellington?

Yes! With the Accor Meeting Planner, you can plan your perfect events and earn rewards. You’ll earn points for every meeting and event you book, and you can redeem those points later for work or pleasure.