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Argent Motor Lodge

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Really nice host, very professional well run and really clean. Attention to detail awesome.. Very close to the hospital. Enjoyed our stay, thank you - thanks for looking after dad while mum was in hospital.

Thank Lucy K
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful night at the Argent. Check-in was easy and quick. Were shown all the details of the room. We felt as if being invited to a home. Little more lighting in the room would better to work at the desk. Would be back on the next holidays in the New Zealand.

Thank Pankaj D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding service from staff, nothing was a problem, even gave me a lift to the hospital where my course was being held! Room was beautifully appointed & very quiet, absolutely no noise from the traffic or other guests. I would definitely stay here again

Thank Frances G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice place with friendly staff and large, very clean rooms. Good wifi connection and sky tv. Only downside is that there is no shampoo and conditioner so bring your own, but otherwise they supplied good quality toiletries. It is walkable to the town centre via the lake and park if you are up for it - makes a very...

Thank ElleWoods1
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Elle, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad that you were happy with the most your stay here at Argent Motor Lodge. In regards to your comment about there being no shampoo and conditioner in your room, we do have some lovely Natural Earth Conditioning Shampoo that we provide for our guests...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Argent Motor Lodge for 3 nights. We found the room very clean with loads of space. The owners are very nice and didn't hesitate to suggest activities and local restaurants for us to try.

Thank Keshia B
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Keshia, Thank you for your lovely review. It is so nice to know that you were pleased with all aspects of your stay and we hope that you will choose to stay with us if you're ever travelling to Hamilton again. All the best, The Argent Team

New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was perfect for the kisses and I to get away for a break, room ok, can book in room if you want, TV good WiFi ok in fact can't fault the place, we had a good break here and I enjoyed it and would like to go back some day

Thank RogerLobb4
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there Roger, Thank you for your review. It's great to read that you were pleased with your stay and that you had a good break here. We'll hopefully see you the next time you're in Hamilton :) Kind regards, The Argent Team

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Motor Lodge has everything you need. The service at the reception desk was friendly and the staff member even took me to the room and showed me around. The room was very clean and well appointed. Bed was comfortable and unit had cooking facilities which were well stocked with eveything you needed. The bathroom amenities are of a high...

Thank Lee-Ann M
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Lee-Ann, Wow, what a lovely review. Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to write about your experience here at Argent Motor Lodge. What a great suggestion with having a separate bin for recyclables! We are definitely going to look at doing that. Warmest regards, The Argent Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean room with comfortable bed. Good TVs, Wifi a bit slow and heat pump made a ticking noise. Lighting in lounge poor for reading. Pleasant efficient staff. This is a very well run motor lodge handy to CBD, hospital and Hamilton south.

Thank Ragdad
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there 'Ragdad', Thank you for your review on your stay here at Argent Motor Lodge. It is always good to know what we can improve on so thank you for being honest with your feedback. In terms of the WiFi, we are in the process of swapping over to ultra-fast Fibre optic WiFi so that will most definitely speed...

Carterton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Nice clean tidy room with a very comfortable bed. Very friendly and helpful service from the manager. Even though the motel location is near a busy road and right next door to the hospital we didn't hear a thing. They had a promotional free breakfast with the stay if you booked directly through the motel. Definitely would recommend.

Thank Cathy M
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Cathy, Thank you for your kind review. It is nice to know that you had a great stay here at Argent Motor Lodge and that you were able to take advantage of our free continental breakfasts that we offer with direct bookings. We hope you choose to stay with us again the next time you are in Hamilton :)...

Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Argent was one of the best accommodations we have stayed in during our two weeks trip. The receptionists were friendly and helpful. The room is spacious and well maintained. Kitchenette is well equipped. The bathroom is big and the kids enjoyed their bubble bath in the bath tub. Highly recommended if anyone is staying over in Hamilton.

Thank song_719655
argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'song_719655', That is so wonderful that you found Argent to be one of the best places that you stayed at during your trip. Feedback such as yours lets us know that we are doing our job right and gives our team such a great boost of morale. Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Award recipients for four consecutive years - 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Westpac Waikato Business Excellence Award WINNER 2014. AA Traveller Supreme Host of the Year award WINNERS 2014. Designed with you, the guest in mind! Argent Motor Lodge is one of Hamilton's newest motels. We border the Waikato Hospital campus and are only a short 350m walk to Braemar Hospital. On the Southside of the City Centre we make it easy for you to head North, South, East or West. Beautifully appointed rooms, fully equipped kitchens, 32" and 40" wall mounted televisions, full hush glass for super quiet rooms and plush beds for your complete comfort. Some of our apartments have their own courtyard and all of our one and two Bedroom apartments have a full size, double ended bath. With guest services such as in-room breakfasts, guest laundry, restaurant charge backs, guest computer you will be pleased you decided to stay at Argent Motor Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Argent Motor Lodge

Address: 27 Lorne Street | Melville, Hamilton 3206, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: £80 - £107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Argent Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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#1 Business Hotel in Hamilton
#1 Family Hotel in Hamilton
#1 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
#2 Best Value Hotel in Hamilton
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“Not sure as we booked by phone”
 of 5 bubbles RogerLobb4, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles theroverledzep, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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“excellent facilities with wet area bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles ed142, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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