Motel accommodation & activities in Wellington
Wellington is not just the political capital, but also the arts capital of New Zealand. Edged by a striking harbour, called the Te Whanganui a Tara and a lush hillside, this city is one of the country’s most picturesque holiday destinations.
Wellington is best-known for its iconic architecture, which includes parliamentary buildings like the Beehive and other legendary buildings like Te Papa, the interactive museum.
To the North of Wellington is the Hutt Valley, which offers an impressive selection of holiday activities including, 4WD tours, bush & coastal walks, golf, mountain-biking, trekking and fishing.
Wellington is also home to some of New Zealand’s best cafés, theatres, art galleries and boutique shops, and hosts a range of arts and cultural events throughout the year.
Golden Chain Motels in Wellington, New Zealand:
Our Wellington accommodation offers the friendly and spacious atmosphere you would expect from a country motor lodge, but within 7 minutes of Wellington City. Our new Campervan Park opened in summer 2005. It has 27 powered sites with all facilities. Capital Gateway Motor Lodge has accommodation for up to 140 guests and offers studio, one bedroom units and two bedroom units. Some of the motel accommodation units have self catering kitchens with fridge, sink, hot plates and a microwave oven. The Executive one bedroom units have luxurious spa baths. A large Conference Room is available for hire and is ideal for business seminars or social functions. The Conference Room has seating for up to 65 people and our licensed restaurant and bar can take care of all of your catering needs. Capital Gateway Motor Lodge is set on large grounds and there is a grassed area the size of a football field in front of the units ideal for children and guests to enjoy.
Du Pont Motel is centrally situated in Petone and is very accessible to both Lower Hutt and Wellington with an easy 10min drive to Picton Ferry & Wellington City. Close by, is historic Jackson St. with its electric mix of old buildings with great restaurants, funky cafes and boutique shops.