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    VR Hamilton Hotel

    237 Victoria Street | Corner Victoria & Collingwood Sts, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent13%
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    • Average29%
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    • Terrible23%
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    “former glory” (5 reviews)
    “rooms are huge” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I booked 2 weeks in advance but it was a busy weekend in Hamilton and this was the only hotel available. It turned out to be a pleasant surprise. It's old and a bit dated but still has signs of former grandeur. Rooms are huge,...More

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    Response from hco_reservations, Front Office Manager at VR Hamilton HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing VR Hamilton Hotel. We are glad to know that your stay with us was enjoyable. At VR Hamilton, we believe in providing best in class services and we are happy that we exceeded your expectations. We appreciate your time...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

    I love the size & character of the rooms & the building. Luckily I am a heavy sleeper but double glazing would be an improvement. It is close to lots of good restaurants. Service was really helpful. Car parking is pretty tight, bring your small...More

    Thank PdH24
    Response from hco_reservations, Front Office Manager at VR Hamilton HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing VR Hamilton Hotel. We are glad to know that your stay with us was enjoyable. At VR Hamilton, we believe in providing best in class services and we are happy that we exceeded your expectations. We appreciate your time...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

    This wasn't my first stay at VR but this time I was amazed to see the customer service by the Front Desk staff. First of all he knew my name and also that I have a big car. By the time I arrived, he had...More

    Thank Eric M
    Response from hco_reservations, Front Office Manager at VR Hamilton HotelResponded 10 September 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing VR Hamilton Hotel. We are glad to know that your stay with us was enjoyable. At VR Hamilton, we believe in providing best in class services and we are happy that we exceeded your expectations. We appreciate your time...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    You can tell that this would have been amazing back in the day...However in 2017 it is not!!! I could hear people walking down the street till 2.30am (on a Tues night) and when the street cleaner came aaagh. TV not tuned. Heater had melted...More

    Thank CChapz
    Response from hco_reservations, Front Office Manager at VR Hamilton HotelResponded 8 September 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing VR Hamilton for your recent stay. We feel bad to hear that your stay with us not enjoyable. The hotel is still undergoing some major renovation and it might take some more time for the walls to have sound...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Nice old property. I like the location of hotel close to all major restaurants, bar and shopping centre. Staff is friendly and cooperative. I would prefer to stay again. I will only recommend to improve parking.More

    Thank Davidfreynz
    Response from hco_reservations, Front Office Manager at VR Hamilton HotelResponded 5 September 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing VR Hamilton Hotel. We are glad to know that your stay with us was enjoyable. At VR Hamilton, we believe in providing best in class services and we are happy that we exceeded your expectations. We appreciate your time...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #21 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Hamilton
    • Also Known As
    • Le Grand Hamilton
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    Response from Angelina T | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is an Elevator access off the street is wheelchair friendly no stairs.
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