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Grosvenor Hotel

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All reviewshistoric hotelsingle roomfirst floorfree wifibed was comfortablemiddle of townreception arearoom was largecentral locationa great stayold schoolthe main streetcouple of nightsbit datedcaroline bayexcellent locationstayed one night
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Organised a surprise 50th birthday dinner for my wife for approximately 60 people, staff were very obliging in assisting me on the event. Conference room very warm and tables set out very nice and in a professional manner. We had a buffet dinner and the...More

Thank hindeyTimaru
Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded yesterday

Greetings Mr. Hindey We duly hope that we have facilitated your family to providing your Mrs. with an unforgettable celebration. Thanking you wholeheartedly for choosing us. With gratitude Team Grosvenor

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked on line. Very central location, parking across the road and restaurant and bar on site. Great old building with a lot of character. Decorating not too modern, but clean and well equipped. Good pub food in the restaurant but plenty of choices within an...More

1  Thank purfkt
Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanking you. Your succinct response is simply Purfkt!! Team Grosvenor

Reviewed 5 May 2018

I decided to stay again and my room was so much better although there was a noise incident one morning but that's all. I dined in for breakfast and dinner and the food was AMAZING. Big meals, a bit pricey but worth it. And the...More

Thank Styly_Girl
Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 7 May 2018

Greetings Styly Girl Thank you for your second chance. All you wrote about is on point. Your satisfaction is paramount to us. With Gratitude Team Grosvenor

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here on our way north recently. Friendly check in with no hassle. Room was adequate, dated decor but good bed. Extra blankets. The shower was great in the morning. Only problem which was not the hotels fault was the click tower nearby which...More

1  Thank Bruce M
Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 28 April 2018

Thanking you, Bruce M. Team Grosvenor

Reviewed 24 April 2018

very old hotel, the queen of England stayed in 1954 and not much has changed since, poor bathrooms with old flooring and laminate counters falling apart, stayed one might and left as soon as we could, avoid elevator!More

Thank leslies685
Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 25 April 2018

Greetings Leslies685 Thank you for taking the time to write a review on the Grosvenor. Yes, the hotel is old, VERY old. It's built in 1875 and it's part of the cultural thread of Timaru. Even though the exterior stays much the same (and a...More

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Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$63 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$63 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"Make sure you get a room with table and chairs."
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"Try to get the Queen room as it only costs a small extra amount. If not available on hotel website try..."
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"Rooms at back of hotel are quiet but no view."
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"Don't get a room near the housekeepers store"
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