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Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre

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9 Riverside Drive, Whangarei 0112 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed here to visit family.. checking was good and Rachel was helpful. The room was really tied and needs some updating soon.and smells not very nice The bed was like being on a water bed.. every time I turned over or my husband did...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed here a couple of times but only in the new part which is very nice modern and great views. The problem this time I stayed in the old part which is very old and tired. The bed sags (sore back) and smelled...More

Thank Jaja69_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't normally post poor reviews, however on reading other reviews about this hotel I thought I would. Partly because despite other people's comments the hotel really don't seem to be bothered as it is still quite poor. We originally booked for three nights, but...More

Thank Scrud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little bit tired but comfortable. Had to walk a long way from reception to find my room. Lots of rooms and long corridors, I managed to get briefly lost on one occasion. I thought it was a nice location across from the marina. I...More

Thank butham
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The positive points are the friendly staff and the location of this Hotel, the rest should really be improved and given investment in for a better comfort. The Hotel is old and not redecorated since probably a least 20 years. The rooms feel old and...More

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Description
Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre is perfectly suited to both business and leisure travellers. All 115 comfortable guest rooms & suites are air-conditioned and offer free unlimited WiFi & More 50+ SKY TV channels. Conveniently located opposite the stunning Whangarei Town Basin and a few minutes walk from the city centre and Whangarei’s most tranquil bush walks. The majestic Bay of Islands is less than one hour’s drive from our 4 star hotel. Savour delicious cuisine at the on-site Portobello Restaurant and Anchor Down Lounge Bar. Work out in the fitness centre, swim in the indoor heated pool or relax in the spa. The hotel also caters for conferences and functions of up to 130 guests. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
115
Price range
US$99 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
115
Price range
US$99 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
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Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (4)
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"perhaps one closer to reception and the bar/dining area. my room seemed to be a long walk."
butham
4 weeks ago
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"Dont choose room 132."
ArlenaS
1 Apr 2018
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"Our room was on the street side, noisy with the door open during the day, but quiet at night"
gerdap2017
30 Mar 2018
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"Choose a room with a queen size bed, it does not cost any more and book directly it is cheaper."
lizzy_simpson
11 Mar 2018
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