Combining a superb waterfront location with elegant accommodation and personalized service, this hotel is an ideal base from which to explore Wellington. The harbor and the Te Papa museum are just opposite the hotel and the city's vibrant shopping, dining and entertainment districts are all within easy walking distance. Also possible in the city is kayaking, rock climbing and sailing. The hotel itself includes a host of recreational facilities including an indoor heated pool and a sauna. This boutique property also features an award winning restaurant specializing in French cuisine under Chef Laurent Loudeac. Elegant and central, Museum Art Hotel makes it possible to explore this fascinating city with ease.
Hippopotamus cocktail bar
The Hippopotamus cocktail bar is tucked neatly in the dazzling Museum Art Hotel overlooking the Wellington harbour. A welcome addition to Wellington’s cocktail bar scene, the Hippopotamus offers luxury cocktails. With a strong cocktail emphasis contemporary cocktails combined along with a passion for classics and history. The team delivers cocktails with finesse, flair and a discreet elegance. With emphasis on service, quality ingredients, luxurious surroundings and view, an extensive range of spirits from all over the world, sophisticated craft beers with a local focus, and an impressive selection of wine, you must visit soon!
Located on level three of the Museum Art Hotel, take in views of the stunning Wellington harbour while treating your taste buds to beautifully presented delicious fine cuisine. Your experience is completed by the opulent surroundings of the Museum Art Hotel with its private collection of original artwork. Situated over the road from the harbour, the Museum Art Hotel is close to Wellington’s exciting and vibrant activity centres. Hippopotamus Restaurant is the perfect choice to commence, or complete, a night out with friends.