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Corner Kelvin & Esk Streets, P.O. Box 1064, Invercargill New Zealand See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews grand old lady chicken breast both dinner and breakfast sports bar central location ordered room service having a bad day hotel staff blue cod small balcony fantastic location bluff oysters no vacancy room was spacious middle of town excellent restaurant car parking is
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Undergoing renovations however this didn’t impact my stay. The staff were super friendly. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. Highly recommend staying here. Great location with walking distance to supermarket and shops

Thank Roxy1932
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great feedback.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff at main desk. Room allocated paint smell unreal & couldn’t see outside as windows covered for painters. Asked to be moved & outcome very happy. From 4th floor to 3rd. Very clean & tidy with room to move. Very happy with one...More

Thank Jan M
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your stay. Yes we are currently painting outside the North side of the building, this is part of our renovation plan. However it sounds like they must have been directly outside your room for the smell to be so strong. Our appoligies...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

With so many to choose from, this was extremely convenient to the centre of town. Under renovation at the moment but not causing an inconvenience, for us anyway. The room was adequate with a newly renovated bathroom. Great water pressure and nicely fitted out with...More

Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Huge rooms with nice seating area where you relax and watch tv. Bed comfortable and mice linen. Nice decor but noisy heavy doors which start banging away early in the morning as people begin to get up.

Thank Michele B
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 9 August 2018

Hello Michele, Thank you for your feedback, We are glad you enjoyed the room. Yes the doors are heavy as they're fire rated doors.

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Large bedroom with queen and single bed, the bed was comfortable with good linen. The bedroom and toilet were in need of a face-lift compared to the shower room which looked newly refurbished and had a brilliant shower! Shower room had usual shampoos and soaps,...More

Thank Diddicoy
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 6 August 2018

Hello Diddicoy, It sounds like you managed to see quite a bit of the hotel. We are still undergoing some refurbishments but I am glad you like what you have seen so far.

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New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
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US$70 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
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16 August 2015|
Response from Aaron M | Property representative |
Hello Ameliagwy, We offer complimentary Valet Parking so feel free to pull up outside the hotel check in and then we will park your car away in our secure parking located inside the H&J Smith car park.
Joe M
1 April 2015|
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Response from Bryan T | Property representative |
Hello, yes we do have a courtesy coach to take you to the airport. Our cancellation policy is 24 hour notice. I trust we may be of service. Regards Bryan
18 February 2015|
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Response from Aaron M | Property representative |
Good afternoon Steve, We have standard Double, Queen, Twin and Triple rooms if you have a set requirement please inform us and we will lock that room type for you. We look forward to welcoming you in May.
Room Tips
"no views--in downtown"
7 Apr 2018
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"Very personal service from the staff"
8 Nov 2017
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"Level 4 rooms appear smaller, but nicer than those on Level 6 unless those have been upgraded."
3 Nov 2017
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"Get a room above third floor or higher"
2 Nov 2017
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