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The Nautilus

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spa bath”(103 reviews)
“marine parade”(78 reviews)
“luggage lift”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

We stayed in this hotel just after Christmas 2014. We found it very well-located for discovering Napier and the surrounding area - very close to the seafront, National Aquarium and spa pools. It is rather noisy at night, as all rooms face a busy road,...More

1  Thank Rebeccakw
Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 11 February 2015

We would like to thank you for staying with us and writing a review. So glad you enjoyed the surrounding facilities and the layout of your room including the spa bath. Traffic noise is a bear minimum at night considering where the hotel is situated....More

Reviewed 3 January 2015

Have stayed here before and will again. Tidy rooms and comfy beds. Kids love having their own room with TV. Great location apart from road noise. Staff accommodating with last minute booking. Recommended.

1  Thank DeeJay316
Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 7 January 2015

Thank you so much for such a positive review. We are delighted that you had a great time. Look forward in hosting you and your family again.

Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

We went as three families for a short break in Napier, 11 in total taking three rooms. The hotel is immaculately clean and run by very helpful, accommodating and friendly people. The rooms are huge with well maintained fixtures and fittings and modern furniture. The...More

1  Thank mattythompson1
Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 7 January 2015

Thank you so much for excellent review and for your recommendation to future guest to experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed the facilities and we look forward to seeing you on another occasion.

Reviewed 27 December 2014

Stayed at the Nautilus over Christmas, what a wonderful experience, had a top floor studio overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The room was big with a circular double spa right next to our bed. Immaculate housekeeping, the place was spotless. Kathy and Mark, the managers were...More

1  Thank GillPhil2014
Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 7 January 2015

Thank you so much for the fantastic review. We are delighted that you had a memorable experience in Napier. It was a real pleasure to host you and we would love to see you again.

Reviewed 26 December 2014

Lovely spot for a walk to town & all amenities. Right on Marine Parade and across from the beach and close to hot pools & aquarium. Spa bath in room was huge and very pleasant. There is a restaurant on site although we went out...More

1  Thank singaporestace
Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 7 January 2015

Many thanks for writing a review. We are glad that you enjoyed the location of the hotel. Great to hear that you made use of the spa bath to relax in.

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Napier
#5 Business Hotel in Napier
#6 Luxury Hotel in Napier
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Napier
#5 Business Hotel in Napier
#6 Luxury Hotel in Napier
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Lee M
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Response from nautilusnapier | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We have 2 options available the Executive Suite ( middle level) has a queen size bed in the bedroom area with a pull out sofa bed in the lounge. The other alternative is our Executive Apartment... More
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"For more private outside space go for higher floor."
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"Book early and go for the top floor, much better view."
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"ground floor is a bit open to the pavement"
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"Go up a few floors to get a sea view"
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