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Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre

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Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre is perfectly suited to both business and leisure travellers. All 115 comfortable guest rooms & suites are air-conditioned and offer free unlimited WiFi & 50+ SKY TV channels. Conveniently located opposite the stunning Whangarei Town Basin and a few minutes walk from the city centre and Whangarei’s most tranquil bush walks. The majestic Bay of Islands is less than one hour’s drive from our 4 star hotel. Savour delicious cuisine at the on-site Portobello Restaurant and Anchor Down Lounge Bar. Work out in the fitness centre, swim in the indoor heated pool or relax in the spa. The hotel also caters for conferences and functions of up to 130 guests.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Hot Tub
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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I stayed two nights on business and enjoyed my stay. The room I had was quite spacious and tidy. Although you could just barely hear neighbouring rooms I didn't find this too bad at all. The room was reasonably modern with a decent shower. The hotel has a bar which I enjoyed
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We stayed here to visit family.. checking was good and Rachel was helpful. The room was really tied and needs some updating soon.and smells not very nice The bed was like being on a water bed.. every time I turned over or my husband did it was like being on a lilo
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I have stayed here a couple of times but only in the new part which is very nice modern and great views. The problem this time I stayed in the old part which is very old and tired. The bed sags (sore back) and smelled of sweat in fact the whole room does even with the windows ope
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I don't normally post poor reviews, however on reading other reviews about this hotel I thought I would. Partly because despite other people's comments the hotel really don't seem to be bothered as it is still quite poor.
We originally booked for three nights, but only stayed one
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A little bit tired but comfortable. Had to walk a long way from reception to find my room. Lots of rooms and long corridors, I managed to get briefly lost on one occasion. I thought it was a nice location across from the marina. I enjoyed the use of a small basic gym. Good breakf
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Photo provided by managementDistinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre
Superior King room
Nice view across road to Marina. Large balcony as well
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"perhaps one closer to reception and the bar/dining area. my room seemed to be a long walk."
"Dont choose room 132."
"Our room was on the street side, noisy with the door open during the day, but quiet at night"
"Choose a room with a queen size bed, it does not cost any more and book directly it is cheaper."
"Avoid the wing above the kitchen,house bar area."
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PRICE RANGE
US$99 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionWhangarei
NUMBER OF ROOMS
115
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