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Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre

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Overview
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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All reviews indoor pool town basin superior room overlooking the marina plenty of parking free wifi room was large enjoyable stay sky tv family room bit dated tea and coffee one night stay spa loop channels
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Florian K
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Stayed here for work for 3 nights as Quest apartments full. Pros - rooms and bathrooms spacious - easy walking distance to shops and restaurants - marina right on your doorstep (but no views from most rooms) - staff very friendly Cons - old and...More

Thank FoodieGregs
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

After we had booked to stay here I read the reviews and came close to cancelling. As a result I came expecting the worst. Yes.. it is dated. Yes....out Windows needed a clean. BUT...the room was very clean. It was also very quiet. Bed was...More

Thank Bev V
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I was travelling for work and my daughter accompanied me. She had had surgery not that long ago on a ruptured wrist tendon. As I had a course to go in the morning I enquired when I could check in so my daughter could rest...More

Thank Justine G
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Prior to and on arrival the staff were very accommodating, friendly and helpful. For what we needed it for, the room was fine. It was clean and everything was in working order. The whole place is very dated though - the interior, the artwork chosen,...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$90 - US$127 (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$90 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (4)
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Room Tips
"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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"Avoid the wing above the kitchen,house bar area."
HappyTravellers172
28 Jan 2018
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