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    Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    100 Garnett Avenue | Te Rapa, Hamilton 3241, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good36%
    • Average30%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible8%
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    “gym equipment” (3 reviews)
    “te rapa” (8 reviews)
    “flat screen” (3 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    91 - 95 of 236 reviews

    Reviewed 3 January 2015

    Great value for money. Family of 5 fit into one room with 3 beds. Room is simple but it was both clean and adequate. Checkin and checkout were easy although there's a small surcharge for paying with a credit card but kudos to them for...More

    Thank NZLawProf
    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 5 January 2015

    Thank you for your kind comments. Yes the triple rooms are large and give families plenty of space. This along with the spa, pool, gym and steam rooms make it a popular Hotel for adults travelling with their children. Of note straight across the road...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2014

    The price was good and the complex is sprawling. Reception staff were very friendly and efficient. The room was tired. And while lots of space in the room - it's the little things. The jug does not switch off. No wifi - you have to...More

    Thank Geoff N
    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 14 December 2014

    Thank you for taking time to make comment and in some specific areas. I think you mean no free wi-fi as we had wi-fi installed at significant expense throughout the hotel. Prices have come down and once we are closer to repaying the investment I...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2014

    The room (400 block) is of reasonable size, but dated & smells of smoke. Filthy stairs leading to the 1st floor, dust & particles still there a day later, so obviously not cleaned. Rather pathetic coffee facilities - 4 sachets of coffee total, all less...More

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 7 December 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to make comment. It is appreciated that you have taken the time to make your criticisms known and where possible we will address them. Certainly smelling of smoke is difficult as the Hotel is entirely non smoking. The milk...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2014

    We stayed for 7 nights in June 2014. We are a family of 5. We were expecting a high quality room because we thought the Highgate name was associated with quite a high standard of hotel, but we found the rooms were pretty dated. Our...More

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 4 December 2014

    Thank you for your comments regarding your stay in June. I am surprised that you were unable to obtain food during the night as we run a "night owl" menu throughout the night once the kitchen is closed. This is advertised in the compendiums. I...More

    Reviewed 21 November 2014

    Having stayed at many Kingsgate hotels would have to say this is not one of their best. It seems they are directing their attention towards flash looking reception area's whilst neglecting pretty much everything else. Clean but far from comfortable and in desperate need of...More

    Thank Neil B
    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 23 November 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to make comment. I have been through all maintenance sheets, guest comments and reception diary and am unable to find any complaint regarding the uncomfortable bed you experienced. Unfortunately I cannot also find a booking from your non-de-plume so...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$84 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Spa Hotel in Hamilton
    • #19 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 147
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    Room Tips
    "Don't bother"
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    "All of the refurbished rooms are great."
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    "If you have mobility problems or heavy bags ask for a ground floor room as there is no lift"
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    "119 was upstairs, no lift but not a problem, will be better after refurbishment. Currently refurbing the 200..."
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