Here are some options if you need a place to crash while in Welly for festival weekend.

Get in quick as accommodation fills up really fast!  


Rydges Wellington - Featherston Street
Ph: 0800 RYDGES   Web: rydges.com/wellington

Rydges Wellington is centrally located downtown on Featherston St with a unique combination of harbour and city outlooks. Choose Rydges Wellington as your accommodation of choice for Jim Beam Homegrown, they have options to suit all requirements with twin rooms for you to share with your friends!

Quest Serviced Apartments - cnr Hunter St & Lambton Quay
Ph: 04-916 0700  Web: questwellington.co.nz

The Quest hotel is a great place to stay if you are after the comforts of home. All rooms have full kitchen facilities, and the 1 & 2 bedroom apartments also have washer & drier with a lounge & dining area. It is located right in the heart of Wellington city, two blocks from the waterfront where Jim Beam Homegrown is being held.

Intercontinental Hotel - cnr Grey & Featherston street
Ph: 04-472 2722   web: intercontinental.com

The luscious 5 star Intercontinental is where you want to stay if you are doing your Homegrown weekend in style! The newly refurbished hotel has a whiskey bar, spa pampering facilities, pool, gym and gorgeous views over the waterfront. Close to the event, close to the nightlife, lap up the luxury of this beautiful hotel.

Hotel Ibis Wellington - 153 Featherston St
Ph: 04-496 1880  web: accorhotels.com

This 3 star hotel is located right in the heart of Wellington city, one block from the waterfront where Jim Beam Homegrown is being held. The hotel has recently been refurbished along with the Vibrant Restaurant, Bar and lobby area.

Nomads Capital Backpackers - 118-120 Wakefield St
Freephone: 0508 NOMADS  Web: nomadshostels.com

Wellington's 'flashpacker' Nomads Capital is offering accommodation deals for Jim Beam Homegrown fans. They have super clean rooms ranging from dorms to doubles with en-suites, communal kitchen and lounge. Free linen & duvets are included with a 24hr reception. The waterfront is just a skip away!

EZIBED www.ezibed.com

For last minute accommodation in Wellington look no further than homegrown company Ezibed. Instant confirmation available and save up to 80% view here

AIRBNB www.airbnb.com

  • If you have a large group traveling to Jim Beam Homegrown and you’re on to it nice and early, maybe the most cost effective way to go is renting a house for the weekend? Cheek out some of the beautiful homes on offer in Wellington on Festival weekend.



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