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    Novotel Hamilton Tainui

    7 Alma Street | PO Box 1, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
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      2 adults
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          US$223
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          Overview
          • Excellent38%
          • Very good44%
          • Average13%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “the river” (83 reviews)
          “valet parking” (66 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 7 August 2014

          I was expecting more. We paid for valet parking, however I needed to self park the car. The TV reception was terrible. The bed was broken. The room decor was not calming. The hotel is close to the casino, however the area seemed rough and...More

          Thank Troymf
          Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui

          Dear Troy, So sorry to read that you have not enjoyed your stay with us. I can assure you that the matters which you brought up in your comments have been rectified. My apologies about the bed; we certainly have replaced that. We working very...More

          Reviewed 6 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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          Thank John R
          Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui

          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

          1  Thank Chris C
          Response from DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui

          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 30 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 Tainui

          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 Tainui

          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

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
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          • US$112 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Green Hotel in Hamilton
          • #4 Family Hotel in Hamilton
          • #4 Business Hotel in Hamilton
          • #6 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 177
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          • Hamilton
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          • Accor Hamilton Tainui ,
          • Hamilton Novotel
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          brahmsfan0212
          Hi, what would you like to know about this accommodation? is there a fitness room or a place to rent a car nearby
          28 February 2017|
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          Response from gads83 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes a very limited fitness room. There are gyms nearby if you are serious about your workouts. As others have stated there are car hire close by.
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          Andrew4059
          How much for parking
          6 July 2016|
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          Response from Simon G | Reviewed this property |
          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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          "Get up high to look over the Waikato river"
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          "My room is facing to the road but I didn't think it was noisy."
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          "4th floor- no connecting room (if there is such a thing)"
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          "4th Floor top."
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