For a real insiders view of Wellington, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore surrounding areas like Wellington, Lower Hutt, and Petone.
Vacationers in Johnsonville, looking for something different, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the atmosphere of the Cable Car Museum, the Museum of Wellington City and Sea and the New Zealand Film Archive. Aspiring artists should visit the exhibits at the City Gallery Wellington. For a great night out, spend an evening at the St James Theatre, the Michael Fowler Centre and the Embassy Theatre, one of the area’s premier performing arts venues.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Discover the most popular shoreline nearby such as the Oriental Bay Beach and the Scorching Bay Beach. When the weather’s fine, pay a visit to the Botanic Gardens, Waitangi Park and the Frank Kitts Park, one of the places where you can spend time outdoors.
Enjoy the atmosphere at nearby Westpac Stadium and catch cricket, rugby union or soccer in action. Wrap yourself in orange and yellow colors to support Wellington Firebirds cricket team.
After a long day exploring the streets of Johnsonville, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Travelodge Wellington, the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, or the Trinity Hotel Wellington.