We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kelvin Hotel

    Corner Kelvin & Esk Streets, | P.O. Box 1064, Invercargill, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 11% below average rate

    The price you found is 11% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$89/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$79US$93
    View Deal
    Traveller (52)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    Ascot Park Hotel
    368 reviews
    #2 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge
    100 reviews
    #9 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Tower Lodge Motel
    311 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    388 on Tay
    101 reviews
    #7 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good47%
    • Average18%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Dry Cleaning
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","template":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Ascot Park Hotel
    368 reviews
    #2 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge
    100 reviews
    #9 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Tower Lodge Motel
    311 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    388 on Tay
    101 reviews
    #7 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$79.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Invercargill hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "279fe9eb06354da7996a935613d09fab", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":257708,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"279fe9eb06354da7996a935613d09fab","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":93,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":93,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":93,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":93,"hotelName":"Kelvin Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjI3OWZlOWViMDYzNTRkYTc5OTZhOTM1NjEzZDA5ZmFiIiwiQUlLIjoiZGI4N2M4MWZiMWUzNDNlZWJiYWRiNzVkZjQ4ODc2ZjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$79", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"76488860":"Hotwire","32463255":"BookingCom","79484245":"CheapTicketsEWS","78925609":"OrbitzEWS","109287950":"HotelsCom2IB","47924005":"Expedia","65454217":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (171)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 161 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We've stayed here a few times and everytime we're more than impressed. The rooms are tidy and the staff very friendly. Its handy to local bars and restaurants also having their own on site. We're booked in again next year. Looking forward to it.

    Thank ebbieday99
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel, in the heart of Invercargill, genuinely is a grand old lady, in desperate need of a nip and tuck. Staff were friendly and helpful, but the hotel really does need to be spruced up a little. it's dated and it's showing. The bed...More

    Thank RudiHefer
    Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Hello RudiHefer, How long ago did you stay? We have done up the lobby, lifts, 4th and 5th floors and are currently doing up bathrooms on the 2nd floor. We do like feedback when it is current and relevant. Aaron

    Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

    Good things: - Great location central to everything. - Clean rooms with new carpet and new bathroom fittings. - USB chargers by the bedside. - Loads of cupboard space. - Free use of laundry facilities. - King rooms are huge. - Renovations currently underway. -...More

    Thank Knappstars
    Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 14 June 2017

    Hello Knappstars, You have raised many interesting points from your time with us. I will defiantly look at what happened at the front desk. As you can tell from all other reviews the Reception staff are normally very welcoming and friendly. The laundry on the...More

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    My first choice for accommodation in Invercargill. Great CBD location, good size rooms, although décor could do with refurbishing. Good bar serving an extensive range of tap & bottled craft beers. Has a good restaurant where I enjoyed an excellent value breakfast. My first ever...More

    Thank John P
    Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 6 June 2017

    Hello John, We are happy to hear your feedback. We have electric blankets and we have hot water bottles available on request. We took the electric blankets off the beds to fit in with our environmental best practice policies. Aaron

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    It's the small things that can make or break a stay. Like a shower that goes hot and cold on you; doors banging in the corridor because there is nothing to muffle such sounds, and there are gaps between the doors themselves and the door...More

    Thank Finona68
    Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 30 May 2017

    Hello Finona, As a 3star plus property we are happy to hear that you liked the rooms. Renovations are to better the place and we are happy to be achieving that. In older buildings noise can be an issue but we the team do all...More

    Ascot Park Hotel
    368 reviews
    #2 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge
    100 reviews
    #9 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Tower Lodge Motel
    311 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    388 on Tay
    101 reviews
    #7 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Agoda, Cheap Tickets, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Cancelon and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kelvin Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Southland Region >
    • Invercargill
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (52)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Bathroom (8)
    Nearby
    Ascot Park Hotel
    368 reviews
    3.53 km away
     
    388 on Tay
    101 reviews
    1.72 km away
     
    Tower Lodge Motel
    311 reviews
    1.00 km away
     
    ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge
    100 reviews
    .70 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Suzie Q Tapas Kitchen and Bar
    136 reviews
    .07 km away
    Zookeepers Cafe
    270 reviews
    .13 km away
    Pinch of Spice
    40 reviews
    .22 km away
    The Kiln
    153 reviews
    .23 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    E Hayes and Sons - The World's Fastest Indian
    581 reviews
    .55 km away
    Queens Park
    409 reviews
    .90 km away
    Southland Museum and Art Gallery
    328 reviews
    .76 km away
    Classic Motorcycle Mecca
    48 reviews
    .19 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Ameliagwynn
    16 August 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Aaron M | Property representative |
    Hello Ameliagwy, We offer complimentary Valet Parking so feel free to pull up outside the hotel check in and then we will park your car away in our secure parking located inside the H&J Smith car park.
    0
    Votes
    Joe M
    1 April 2015|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Bryan T | Property representative |
    Hello, yes we do have a courtesy coach to take you to the airport. Our cancellation policy is 24 hour notice. I trust we may be of service. Regards Bryan
    0
    Votes
    SteveSidney
    18 February 2015|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from Aaron M | Property representative |
    Good afternoon Steve, We have standard Double, Queen, Twin and Triple rooms if you have a set requirement please inform us and we will lock that room type for you. We look forward to welcoming you in May.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "I found the room temp too hot so ask them to come and turn it off"
    Read review
    "Choose another hotel"
    Read review
    "higher floors have less street noise"
    Read review
    "I was on level 6 - top level."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing