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Kilbirnie is a suburb of Wellington, New Zealand, that is situated about three kilometres from the city centre. Kilbirnie, which is named for a town in Scotland, has enjoyed a recent renaissance. Its proximity to the city centre of Wellington, as well as the airport, has made it a popular residential and important commercial area. Once an area inhabited by Aboriginals, Kilbirnie was settled by Europeans in the 19th century. Now it is largely a quiet, residential suburb with plenty of shopping and restaurants that make the perfect getaway from the city.

  • Get transported from Wellington to the depths of outer space on a visit to the Carter Observatory in Kilbirnie, where you can look through a 144-year-old telescope or see an exciting show in the planetarium.
  • Take a trip to see Glengarnock Castle near Kilbirnie in Wellington, one of the fortifications of Ayrshire built in the 15th century.
  • Fish, water ski, or play rugby at the Kilbirnie Loch, or just walk around the area and enjoy beautiful environment.

You can get to Kilbirnie from Wellington or the Wellington International Airport very easily using public transportation or private car. From the airport you will find direct bus transfers to Kilbirnie and the surrounding suburbs. You can also catch buses from the main bus terminal in Wellington, and there are several routes that pass through Kilbirnie. Once there, the suburb is small enough to navigate on bicycle, although the best way to see the area is to hire a car in Wellington. This will allow further exploration of the beautiful nature and coastline surrounding Kilbirnie.

Hotels near Kilbirnie

42 hotels near Kilbirnie

1 Brentwood Hotel

3 stars
4.2 / 5 34 reviews

16-20 Kemp Street, Kilbirnie Map

Brentwood Hotel Wellington (The) invites discerning travellers to classic lodge-type accommodations ideally set near attractions in the New Zealand capital. Holidaymakers in Wellington tour around... More

2 Wellington 747 Motel

3 stars
2.5 / 5 2 reviews

80 Kilbirnie Cres Map

Set near popular tourist points and must-see attractions, 747 Motel Wellington makes for a convenient starting point for vacationers visiting the New Zealand capital. While on a Wellington holiday,... More

3 Distinction Wellington Century City Hotel

4 stars
4.2 / 5 32 reviews

70 Tory Street Map

Set in an enviable central location, Distinction Wellington Century City Hotel makes for a convenient starting point for travellers visiting the New Zealand capital . Apart from watching concerts... More

4 Airport Motor Lodge

4 stars
4.4 / 5 25 reviews

Cnr Broadway & Hobart Street Map

Airport Motor Lodge welcomes travellers with comfortable accommodations with easy access to the international airport and within convenient distance of must-visit attractions in the vibrant New... More

5 Quality Hotel Wellington

4 stars
4.4 / 5 42 reviews

223 Cuba Street Te Aro Map

Whether in the New Zealand capital for business or leisure, travellers find ideal base at Quality Hotel Wellington. This chic hotel in Wellington offers contemporary accommodations and easy access... More

6 Copthorne Oriental Bay Hotel Wellington

4 stars
4.7 / 5 54 reviews

100 Oriental Parade Map

Business centre & secretarial services, plus conference facilities are available for the business travellers. Leisure guests can arrange sightseeing via Reception, enjoy the hotel's small indoor... More

7 The Setup Accommodation on Dixon

3 stars
3.3 / 5 4 reviews

Level 3/15, Dixon Street Map

The Setup Accommodation on Dixon offers comfortable and cosy accommodations while in the New Zealand capital for a business trip or recreational holiday. This Wellington hotel is within close... More

8 Base Wellington

4 stars
4.0 / 5 4 reviews

21-23 Cambridge Terrace Map

With its comfortable accommodations and ideal location in the heart of Wellington, Base Wellington Backpackers Hostel makes for a suitable base for backpackers exploring this part of New Zealand.... More

9 The Cambridge Hotel

2 stars
4.0 / 5 20 reviews

28 Cambridge Terrace Map

Offering comfortable and affordable accommodations housed in a heritage building, The Cambridge Hotel Wellington makes for a suitable base in the heart of Wellington. While on a New Zealand... More

10 Lodge in the City

2 stars
2.5 / 5 2 reviews

152 Taranaki Street, TE Aro Map

Lodge in the City provides an ideal lodging for backpackers in the heart of Wellington with its budget-friendly accommodations and top-notch facilities. Tourists can delve into the history by... More