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    Novotel Hamilton Tainui

    7 Alma Street | PO Box 1, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 1406
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    Reviewed 5 August 2014

    This was a very nice Hotel indeed, riverside location and right in the centre of town. with excellent service with Staff who did everything they could to make the stay enjoyable. Good sized rooms, lovely king sized beds and perfectly selected linen and pillow options....More

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    Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton TainuiResponded 9 August 2014

    Dear John. Thanks for your comments in regards to your stay with us. Glad you mention that the two options of parking. Our valet service is only $20.00 and the riverside (self park) is $15.00. We hope that this will explain your comments. Look forward...More

    Reviewed 3 August 2014

    I stay in this hotel many times a year but this visit was not good, the room 130 had a very lumpy bed and the room service dinner was less than acceptable, the soup uneatable the lamb shank from a old ewe and the salad...More

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    Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton TainuiResponded 4 August 2014

    Dear Chris. Really appreciate your feedback in regards to the stay with us. I have shared your comments in regards to the food service with our executive chef as well as the food & beverage team. We will definately use your comments for improvement. I...More

    Reviewed 29 July 2014

    A very central location, and up to date facilities and decor make this a pleasant place to stay. The food in the restaurant was better than average, and the service was very attentive. My only gripe was the cost of the wireless broadband, although the...More

    Thank David A
    Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton TainuiResponded 4 August 2014

    Dear David. Thanks for your comments around your stay with us. Look forward to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

    Reviewed 27 July 2014

    Couldn't believe a top hotel like this don't offer free Wifi, and for the parking, you should offer free parking for guests. Nice clean rooms, and loved the deco of them. Loved the nice comfortable bed I travel and stay at lots of hotels and...More

    1  Thank AaronNZW
    Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton TainuiResponded 4 August 2014

    Dear Guest. Thanks for your comments in regards to your stay. We are working at the moment with a low cost internet package and hopefully soon switch to free wi fi. My apologies that this has not taken place as yet. With kind regards, Dick...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2014

    Stayed here for one night on a Saturday. Lovely hotel and well situated, super comfy bed, and nice terrace for a drink in the sun. Service on checkin was good but had two unwelcome visits to room from staff. On one occasion I was out...More

    Thank honie99
    Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton TainuiResponded 4 August 2014

    Dear Guest. Really appreciate the time you took to review your stay with us. I am glad to read that your stay was alright, just to see that check out was not organized properly. My apologies for this and we have dicussed this internally to...More

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    Apologies Andrew as I missed this question and don't actually recall. Was not overly expensive or I would have remembered
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    "Executive Suite with a view of the Waikato"
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    "We asked for a room with a river view and it did not disappoint"
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