TSB Arena Frank Kitts Park City Art Gallery Public Library Wellington Convention Centre Circa Theatre St James Theatre State Opera House Te Papa National Museum Downstage Theatre Waitangi Park Bay Plaza Hotel Overseas Terminal West Plaza Hotel

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TSB Arena

Truly multi-purpose the TSB Bank Arena is equally comfortable as an indoor-sports arena, rock concert venue, public trade-show facility or hosting large gala-dinners. Easy walking distance from Wellington's central business district, it is ideally located on the waterfront within reach of the city. View website

Frank Kitts Park

A waterfront park and promenade enjoyed by many Wellingtonians on a good day. It often features free events in the summer. Watch out for the kinetic sculpture of Len Lye, a world-renowned New Zealand sculptor and filmmaker. View website

City Art Gallery

An inner city arts hot-spot, the City Gallery Wellington is a dynamic cultural presence in the capital city. It features the best in contemporary art including painting, photography, sculpture, the moving image, industrial and graphic design, and architecture by New Zealand and international artists. View website

Public Library

Whether is the latest release or the complete works of Shakespeare, the comfortable and modern Wellington Public Library is likely to have a copy for you to browse and enjoy. View website

Wellington Convention Centre

The Michael Fowler Centre offers 19 venues. It is Wellington's largest indoor venue for conferences, concerts and events. The Wellington Town Hall is a pivotal structure of Wellington's cultural and political community and the meeting place of the Wellington City Council. View website

Circa Theatre

Circa's two performance spaces offer Wellingtonians a diverse bill of entertainment featuring a popular mix of comedies, dramas, musicals and pantomime. It has a stunning harbour-side location. View website

St James Theatre

An historic landmark with a major renovation in recent times, the St James Theatre is one of the premier venues of Wellington showcasing top national and international performances. View website

State Opera House

Hosting a large number of different productions each year, the State Opera House programme offers not only stunning opera experiences, but also a variety of ballets, comedies, concerts and festivals. View website

Te Papa National Museum

Te Papa is New Zealand's national museum, renowned for being bicultural, scholarly, innovative and fun. The world-class exhibitions and rides are interdisciplinary and interactive, making it a vibrant part of Wellington life and a top attraction in New Zealand. View website

Downstage Theatre

Downstage Theatre is a not-for-profit company that presents distinctive New Zealand works of theatre, music and performance year-round. View website

Waitangi Park

Award-winning Waitangi Park is Wellington's newest, biggest and most exciting urban park. With a unique urban wetland, the waterfront park has walkways, a skate park, petanque terrain, cafe and beautiful harbour views from a boardwalk promenade by the inner-city marina. View website

Overseas Terminal

A premier waterfront events location, providing fantastic facilities with amazing harbour views and a unique Wellington vista. Capable of hosting public, corporate, or weddings in unique surroundings tailored to your needs. View website

West Plaza Hotel

Our sister property

110-116 Wakefield St
New Zealand
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Bay Plaza Hotel

40-44 Oriental Parade
New zealand
PO Box 9470
Wellington 6141
New Zealand
GPS 41.293077, 174.785244


The Bay Plaza Hotel offers you affordable accommodation with simply stunning views in a million dollar location. We’re right on exclusive Oriental Bay, where you can enjoy a quieter take on being in the heart of the city. Enjoy the golden sands of this picturesque city beach, and a walk or run around the city bays beyond. Equally interesting walking can be found among the colonial wooden villas and pine forest walkways of Mt Victoria.

Getting here
Close to the airport, South Island ferry terminal and railway station, we’re a short walk from one of the city’s main bus and taxi terminuses in Courtenay Place. It’s an easy walk, bus or taxi ride to the Wellington CBD. For more information on how to find us please see our map, or contact us directly.

Whether it’s work or play that brings you to Wellington, come and rest with us.

Explore top city attractions by foot

Moments from Te Papa, our hotel is just a harbour-front stroll to the CBD and main shopping area. Easily explore the fascinating historic Cuba quarter, which is a creative hub of cafes, buskers, second-hand shops, boutique fashion stores, art galleries, and live music in bohemian bars. Plus from the oasis of the Bay Plaza Hotel, you’re only a few short steps away from the party zone of Courtenay Place’s thriving bars and clubs.

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