The Museum Art Hotel is a privately owned luxury boutique hotel.
The theatrically themed and spacious lobby is a popular meeting place and features one of New Zealand’s most extensive contemporary art collections, assembled by the owner. The lobby is also home to three limited edition MV Augusta motorcycles and a 24 hour bar/café . Hippopotamus, the hotel’s world class, award winning restaurant, offers harbour views, a spectacular decor and French style cuisine by Laurent Loudeac. On site leisure facilities include a well equipped fitness centre, sauna, indoor heated swimming pool, spa pool, Vivo Hair Design and Day Spa and designer shopping.
The hotel extends over two buildings: the A+ seismic rated Museum Apartments building and the original hotel building. The apartment building features apartment style studios and suites with fabulous bathrooms complete with bathtubs for two, separate showers with both rain-shower and detachable shower heads; kitchens equipped with European fittings including an espresso machine, and home laundry. The hotel building features traditional hotel studios, all with Nespresso coffee machines, many with patios with an outlook to the harbour. All rooms in both buildings have 42” televisions.
With a combination of location, excellent service, the extensive art collection, luxurious rooms and suites, award winning Hippopotamus restaurant and function facilities, Museum Art Hotel is a desirable destination for corporate and leisure guests.