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Novotel Hamilton Tainui

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Tauranga
Reviewed 18 April 2014

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Auckland
Reviewed 15 April 2014

We escaped Auckland for Hamilton peace and quiet for 3 nights over the Christmas holidays. The 2nd year we have done this, first year at the The Novotel. It offered the perfect venue for a relaxed escape and catered Christmas lunch. The food was fantastic during the Christmas lunch and during the rest of the stay. Breakfasts were exceptional and...

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Dear Guest. Although Christmas is quite a while ago, it is still good to hear how you enjoyed your holiday break with us. We are looking forward having you back with us at the end of this year. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

Auckland
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Great hotel to stay in, right next door to the Casino. Only disapointing factor you have to pay for parking. Food is excellent. Staff are friendly and very obliging. Right in the heart of Hamilton overlooking the river

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Dear Candy. Really appreciate your comments in regards to your recent stay with us. Hope to be able to welcome you back. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General manager

France
Reviewed 14 April 2014

A nice hotel in a handy location. Friendly staff, a decent breakfast, a bar with a terrace…. The side was let down, however, by inconsistent maid service (a used soap in my room on arrival, non-respect of my attempts to save the planet and re-use towels...). A dinner tray outside a bedroom at 10pm still there at 10am the next...

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Dear Guest. Thank you so much for providing us with some feedback in regards to your stay with us. I will share your comments with my managers and see what we can do about it. It really helps us to get comments like yours as this gives us an opportunity to improve our hotel. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General...

Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 April 2014

I have been in twice in three weeks after an absence of 2-3 years and very impressed. Great staff very friendly and efficient. Modern spacious rooms with very comfortable beds. Good lobby, dinning, and bar area downstairs for catching up with others. Only draw back is street side room later in the week when the noisy party goers are going...

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Dear Jim. Thanks for your comments in regards to the recent stay with us. Really appreciate your feedback in regards to the hotel, particular after you have not been here for some time. We are sorry about the street noise; that is something we are unable to control. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 April 2014

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 April 2014

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Thames, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 April 2014

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 April 2014

First time I stayed in Hamilton and was fortunate enough to be put up by my company at the Novotel Tainui. Very centrally located and a short walk to the river walks and the excellent Chim-chim-oree. My stay was pleasant, rooms were very nice neat and clean, staff were helpful and efficient.

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Dear Shane. Nice to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to be able to welcome you back. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General manager

Melbourne
Reviewed 5 April 2014 via mobile

Had the worse experience. After a 4 hour flight and a 2 hour drive. Got to the hotel at 3pm and the room was not ready. In short, I was shuffled around a couple of times and unfortunately reception appears to be lacking of customer service skills. However the hotel itself is a good location clean and restaurants staff are...

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Dear J.C., Thanks for your comments and my apologies for the wait to get your room ready on time. When we assign rooms for our guests, we want to ensure that they get the room they have requested and I hope that this was your case as well. Thanks for giving us another chance. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Novotel Tainui is in the heart of the city, on the banks of the Waikato River, adjacent to the Skycity Casino and entertainment complex. The hotel features 177 rooms, an award winning restaurant, lobby bar and a health club, with gym, sauna, spa and beauty therapies available. Conference facilities are available for up to 350 delegates. Guests have easy access to nearby shopping, dining and entertainment, or relaxing river walks that can be found close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Hamilton Tainui

Address: 7 Alma Street | PO Box 1, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: $140 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Novotel Hamilton Tainui 4.5*
Number of rooms: 177
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Also Known As:
Novotel Hamilton Tainui Hotel Hamilton
Accor Hamilton Tainui
Hamilton Novotel
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Hamilton
#4 Business Hotel in Hamilton
#4 Family Hotel in Hamilton
#6 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
#7 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
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