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Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Bottom line up front, stuffy dated rooms that are not well cared for. Friendly staff though. Partner and I decided to stay here for a function in Palmerston North. Everything is okay, with just a little lack of care everywhere, some of the lights in...More

Thank Cameron A
Response from DistinctionTeam, Front Office Manager at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon Cameron, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback from your stay. We appreciate all guest reviews as we continually strive to improve the service we deliver to our guests. We are disappointed that we did not meet your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although staff were friendly and the bed was comfortable that's where the pleasantries ended. Timed hall lights were annoying. Couldn't find the lights witch for my room in the dark in arrival. Air con didn't turn on with my first several attempts. When it finally...More

Thank Tina D
Response from DistinctionTeam, Front Office Manager at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning Tina, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We are disappointed to hear that we did not meet your expectations and are sorry that the power card for the lights was not clearly explained to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have stayed there often but with the rebranding to Distinction’s I feel there needs to be an upgrade to the decor and service . Rooms are uninteresting, Brown and orange with a blue bathroom sink . Lighting in the bathroom makes it difficult to apply...More

Thank ronikim
Response from DistinctionTeam, Front Office Manager at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback from your stay in Palmerston North. We appreciate all guest feedback so that we can continually improve the services we offer our guests. We are currently working with our owner and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had read good reviews about this hotel, but was disappointed to get a small and dark room with a view to the backyard. Furthermore the bathroom was very small and badly installed. I almost broke my toe during the night on the tiled concrete...More

Thank Mogens L
Response from DistinctionTeam, Front Office Manager at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning Mogens, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel. We are disappointed to hear that we did not meet your expectations and are very sorry you experienced these issues with us. Your room was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's not a huge amount going for this hotel - it's old and run down and pretty bland really. My room was oddly shaped, drafty and smelled odd. It did have a view over a small car park though, so I could make sure my...More

Thank natbrown75
Response from DistinctionTeam, Front Office Manager at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Evening, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We appreciate all guest feedback so that we can continually improve the service we offer our guests. We do have two different wings of the hotel which are...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$87 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Palmerston North
#5 Luxury Hotel in Palmerston North
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#4 Business Hotel in Palmerston North
#5 Luxury Hotel in Palmerston North
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Dear justmeonarock Thank you for your question We are 10 min drive from the airport (6.2km).We are one of the closest hotels to the airport. All Taxis know our location and if you need any assistance please give us a... More
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"My room was on the second floor and had a good view but I think you would have a view even from the first..."
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"Most rooms would have a view of some sort."
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"I think the rooms that are front facing may possibly have noise from the bar at closing time."
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