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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here the weekend of Dec 3-4 and not even an hour into our check in an item goes missing in our room. Checked in at around 12:30 in the afternoon with only a small paper bag from the mall a block away from the hotel. My husband was in a meeting and he had our luggages in the car...

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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Good service. Room was on the top floor and a reasonable view of the city side. Rooms are clean and comfortable (great bed) and although small they are what you would expect from a Ibis chain. Staff were good - I did have a small issue with power going out in my room (just the tv and power sockets) and...

Thank Jane8001
Taupo, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016

would stay again. Room had an awesome view. Staff very friendly. Only thing missing was cold drinks in mini-bar and there was only one small soap in the bathroom. Breakfast setting very nice. Great location only 1minute walk to mall

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Everything is wrong in this place. As others have said the reception is one floor up so when I needed to have my car parked, I had to go up to reception, then go back down, then go back up. The valet then asked "what time would you like your car back in the morning?" God knows where it is...

Thank 738glenw
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I normally prefer Mercure, Novotel and up, but I really like this Ibis Hotel Friendly check-in and out, always reasonable rates Always get given a good larger room, allowing me to do some work in reasonable comfort Central location

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Very friendly staff Good breakfast Would recommend to anyone attending a conference at the Claudelands nearby Great veranda to have a drink on parking expensive :( Dinner food acceptable but not outstanding

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The room was ideal with superb river views and a black out blind for a peaceful nights sleep. The king bed was comfortable. The staff were friendly and efficient. I recommend the breakfast buffet, a large and delicious selection of hot and cold food. It was no problem to order poached eggs. Happy hour at 5 pm a bonus.

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CPorter1, Manager at Ibis Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Andysafrica11 Thank you for sharing your experience for others to read. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with and we hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Clare Eccles Hotel Manager Ibis Tainui Hamilton

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I am an accor member and stay in a lot of hotels for business. In Hamilton i have stayed in the Novotel and the Ibis many times and much prefer the Ibis hotel. The feeling of welcome i get there is fabulous. The rooms are basic but clean and larger than ibis rooms typically are. The restaurant is basic but...

Thank auntybarb2015
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

If you've stayed in one Ibis hotel in NZ you've stayed in them all. Small boxlike rooms that have a tiny little bathroom in the corner and usually stuffy due to no open windows and an ac unit that seems to merely circulate the air. In that respect Ibis Hamilton Tainui was the same. What did make it vastly better...

Thank Rick M
CPorter1, Manager at Ibis Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Rick M Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and took advantage of our fantastic river views and balcony. We hope that you will choose that stay again. Kind regards Clare Eccles Hotel Manager Ibis Tainui Hamilton

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Right on the river and convenient to the sights, I spent one night here with no problems, bed was comfortable and the room had everything I needed. Would recommend for anyone visiting Hamilton or other surrounding area.

Thank jmanthetravelman
CPorter1, Manager at Ibis Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear jmanthetravelman Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to post your review. I am pleased that we meet your expectations and hope to see you again. Kind regards Clare Eccles Hotel Manager ibis Tainui Hamilton

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the banks of the Waikato River, the Hotel Ibis Tainui Hamilton is your gateway to New Zealand's wonderful Waikato region. Primely positioned in the heart of Hamilton City, the brand new 126 room hotel is ideal for both leisure and business trips. Just 20 minutes from Hamilton International Airport, the hotel also offers easy access to relaxing river walkways, cafes, restaurants, Skycity Casino, shopping and entertainment. Part of the only international hotel chain in Hamilton, the Ibis hotel is a great way to enjoy your stay in the Waikato! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ibis Hamilton Tainui

Address: 18 Alma St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: $94 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ibis Hamilton Tainui 3.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Ibis Hamilton Tainui Hotel Hamilton
Accor Hamilton Tainui
Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Hamilton
#9 Business Hotel in Hamilton
#11 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
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