5 Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day In Wellington This Year

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

Mother´s Day

Mum needs a spoiling, don´t you think?

Mums have it hard, from early morning to late evening, they are persecuted by everyone in the household. And, incase you forgot, Mother´s Day is coming up on May 9 so time for mum to be spoilt rotten. Whether you´re planning a day out with your own mum or you are the mummy holding the place together in desperate need of an outing – we´ve got you covered. Check out 6 things to do in Christchurch to make Mother´s Day 2021 extra special.

1. Mother´s Day High Tea & Buffet

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor is hosting a special buffet or high tea experience. Opt for the buffet lunch or dinner at Whitby´s Restaurant and Bar which includes mains, desserts and bubbles or orange juice on arrival. Meanwhile, the high tea experience takes place at Sojourn Café and includes three tiers of sweets and savory options and a glass of bubbles or orange juice. Book your tickets via the Grand Chancellor Hotel website.

📍 James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, 147 The Terrace, Wellington

2. Spa Day

Immerse yourself in a world of tranquility surrounded by flickering candles for the ultimate healing experience. Feel your stress melt away almost instantly when you opt for a luxurious treatment from facials to massages to much more. No matter what Spa you pick, it will supply a haven of calmness for you to delight in.

3. Family Brunch

Floriditas Café and Restaurant offer a globally-inspired menu in an energetic atmosphere. The café is kid friendly and you can indulge in options like poached eggs, French toast, smoked fish hash and much more. Mum can pair her meal with a warm cup of coffee to destress while everyone happily tucks into their tasty dishes.


📍 161 Cuba Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

4. Mother´s Day Lunch

Boomrock Lodge is hosting a fantastic lunch on Mother´s Day to spoil all mums. The package includes being greeted with bubbly and flowers, activities, return transfers and a 3-course lunch while sitting in canapes by the sea. Tickets are $115 and they can be purchased via the Boomrock website.

📍 Papanui Station, 292 Boom Rock Rd, Ohariu, Wellington

5. Farmers Market

Food is the key to a lot of people’s hearts. Am I right? That’s why you should head to a Farmers Market such as Harbourside Market. Spend the day exploring tasty stalls in a buzzing atmosphere where you can eat your heart out while the kids play on the grounds. An excellent choice for both young and older mums.

📍 Corner Barnett and Cable Streets, Wellington

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