Conference Accommodation


NZAO have organised promotions with several hotels in central Wellington to provide convenient accommodation for conference attendees. We encourage members to act quick with securing accommodation as World of Wearable Arts is also on the same weekend.

We currently have agreements with the below hotels with others in the process:

  • Village Group
  • Sofitel Wellington
  • Rydges Wellington
  • James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor


Other hotels walking distance to Conference:


Village Group

Village group are offering delegates 15% off their best available rates for our upcoming conference. 

Promotion can be accessed here or directly through their website:

Click BOOK NOW and use promo code: NZAO

Accomodation within Village Group:

  • Boulcott Suites
  • Astelia Apartment Hotel
  • Ohtel


Sofitel are offering NZAO members a preferred accommodation discount* of 15% off the Best Unrestricted (Flexible) Rate of the day for The NZAO Annual Conference 2021 held in Wellington, New Zealand.

Click here to go through to the deal and see all the information.

Sofitel Wellington is located in the central city within walking distance to Parliament and Wellington's financial district. Offering beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites with complimentary Wi-Fi. Hotel facilities include a gym, Jardin Grill for contemporary fine dining and La Serre for coffee through to cocktails. 


James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

147 The Terrace, Wellington (or lift access via James Cook Arcade on Lambton Quay)

Tel: 04 495 0279

Fax: 04 499 9800



Arrival Date: 28 Oct 2021

Departure Date: 31 Oct 2021

Attendee/Group Code: 400494

Online booking link


Room Types and Rates:

Terrace Rooms - $160 per night

Executive Rooms - $220 per night


Method of Payment: All guests to book & pay direct


Prices include GST tax of 15%

Rates quoted are per room, per night on a single, double or twin occupancy.

Rooms & rates are held until 28th September 2021. After this date all rooms and rates are subject to availability.