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If you’re looking for a family-friendly hotel in Invercargill, look no further than Kelvin Hotel. Close to some of Invercargill's most popular landmarks, such as Demolition World (5.0 km) and Waipapa Point Lighthouse (47.1 km), Kelvin Hotel is a great destination for tourists. Guest rooms include a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and a seating area. In addition, guests can enjoy breakfast served in the room during their visit. As an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests, and Kelvin Hotel makes getting online easy, with internet access. While in Invercargill be sure to experience local bangers and mash favorites at Waxy's Irish Pub. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like E Hayes and Sons - The World's Fastest Indian (0.5 km), Classic Motorcycle Mecca (0.2 km), and Southland Museum and Art Gallery (0.8 km), which are all within walking distance of the hotel. The staff at Kelvin Hotel looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit.
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All reviews grand old lady chicken breast both dinner and breakfast sports bar ordered room service hotel staff blue cod bluff oysters fantastic location no vacancy room was spacious middle of town seafood chowder excellent restaurant car parking is southern hospitality great bathroom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parking isn't the best. There's only a small area outside the hotel to drop the car for valet and most of the time it seems to be full. If you arrive after 5pm then there is usually parking across the street, but during the day...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. Yes car parking is just around the corner and we do free valet parking. 5pm is one of the busiest times for check in. Happy to hear the staff are friendly and helpful. Enjoy your...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Nice room but scaffolding an eyesore which ruined view as this is my first time to Invercargill & I was looking forward to staying in the Kelvin. Also blonde hair from previous guest was in spa, obviously it was not cleaned thoroughly. Today is our...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank DaleneB17
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Dalene, I see you and your partner both wrote the same type of comments on the night you checked in. So I will not repeat my comments, however you are welcome to check his review response. I do hope that by the time you...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We booked for 5 nights and paid $257 a night for this King Suite and our millio dollar view of my hometowm is ruined by scaffold. All Tom (duty manager) has to offer is 2 bar vouchers. Yesterday, I been out of bed and travelled...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank LephiP
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello LephiP, Thank you for staying with us. On our website we have clearly stated that we have exterior work happening on the hotel. Yes there is scaffolding up and around the building however you still had one of the best views of Invercargill. Your...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Undergoing renovations however this didn’t impact my stay. The staff were super friendly. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. Highly recommend staying here. Great location with walking distance to supermarket and shops

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Roxy1932
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your great feedback.

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff at main desk. Room allocated paint smell unreal & couldn’t see outside as windows covered for painters. Asked to be moved & outcome very happy. From 4th floor to 3rd. Very clean & tidy with room to move. Very happy with one...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jan M
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your stay. Yes we are currently painting outside the North side of the building, this is part of our renovation plan. However it sounds like they must have been directly outside your room for the smell to be so strong. Our appoligies...More

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16 August 2015|
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.
Joe M
1 April 2015|
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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
18 February 2015|
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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.
Room Tips
"no views--in downtown"
7 Apr 2018
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"Very personal service from the staff"
8 Nov 2017
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"Level 4 rooms appear smaller, but nicer than those on Level 6 unless those have been upgraded."
3 Nov 2017
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"Get a room above third floor or higher"
2 Nov 2017
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New ZealandSouth IslandSouthland RegionInvercargill
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