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Novotel Hamilton Tainui

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Last minute decision to stop off at Novotel as we were going to drive back through to Auckland. We got a good room rate on line including breakfast. Sometimes breakfast included offers don’t include cooked breakfast just continental.This one does and is worth enjoying. Constantly...More

Thank Ngatiwhatua
Reviewed 1 week ago

Novotel Tainui is a great place to stay. The rooms are really nice & clean, the bathroom looks new & modern. Breakfast was awesome, a huge selection of food. A great restaurant & bar area. I definitely would stay here again.

Thank Pebz71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chris Davis the Food and Beverage Manager at Novotel Taunui is absolutely brilliant! His warmth and hospitality to my cousin and I looking for a place for breakfast this morning 9 August having a break from Waikato Hospital where my uncle is recuperating from surgery...More

Thank hemi210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My stay this past week at the Novotel has been great! My room is very spacious (a standard) and clean. The beds are super comfortable with lovely soft pillows and the bathroom is well appointed. Meals at Alma Restaurant are well priced and the breakfast...More

Thank 590katex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, clean, fresh & comfortable bed!! location in the middle of the city, good service! three minutes walk to the casino!! best hotel in hamilton! special offers for breakfast which is very very cheap

Thank Kelly W
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About
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$105 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Hamilton
#3 Family Hotel in Hamilton
#4 Business Hotel in Hamilton
#6 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Hamilton
#3 Family Hotel in Hamilton
#4 Business Hotel in Hamilton
#6 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (171)
Room & Suite (60)
Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Pipo2968
18 July 2018|
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Response from Digi D | Reviewed this property |
I think it must be, we didn't hear or see any works being done during our stay.
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brahmsfan0212
28 February 2017|
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Response from Moss092014 | Reviewed this property |
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Andrew4059
6 July 2016|
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Response from Simon G | Reviewed this property |
Apologies Andrew as I missed this question and don't actually recall. Was not overly expensive or I would have remembered
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Room Tips
"Must get a City View Room"
gburke2018
2 million years ago
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"Both times we have had a good room!"
molly215
2 million years ago
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"Unless the hotel can guarantee you a room away from those being refurbished avoid the hotel completely"
kiwi_dude
2 million years ago
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"Based in the middle of town"
NewZealander101
2 million years ago
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