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    Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    100 Garnett Avenue | Te Rapa, Hamilton 3241, New Zealand
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          4 weeks ago
          “Good overall - recently refurbished ”
          5 May 2017
          “Conference”
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          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
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          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
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          Reviewed 15 March 2015

          This would have to be the worst place I have every stayed, very dirty and out dated, unhelpful staff. Over 40 of us stayed here for a week, and every one of us would never be back. Very dirty rooms, also very smelly . They...More

          3  Thank Martymog
          Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 16 March 2015

          Thank you for taking the time to make complaints via the internet. I can assure you sheets are changed every 3rd night for long stay groups and obviously every night for new guests. Cockroaches are very common in Hamilton and they are the Gisborne variety...More

          Reviewed 13 March 2015

          Not impressed at all with the facility but good customer service during checking in and out. I booked in at Kingsgate Hamilton Hotel because of a excellent experience as Kingsgate Rotorua Hotel. Kingsgate Hamilton was crap in comparison!!! This was so not a hotel like...More

          Thank 4050Traveller2015
          Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 16 March 2015

          Thank you for taking the time to make comment. Over the last 2 years we have replaced: All carpet, curtains, TV's, lounge and restaurant furniture, headboards, bedspreads, room lounge chairs, reception and F&B buffet and service tops. We have painted all entryways, corridors (and added...More

          Reviewed 13 March 2015

          Nothing special but had a reasonably comfortable couple of nights. Not really close to anything, e.g. Restaurants, shops, sights, etc. Although water world nearby if you have kids. Rooms a bit dated, poor SKY reception in our room. Useful exercise area, although sauna disappointing. Breakfast...More

          Thank butham
          Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 16 March 2015

          Thank you for taking the time to make a constructive and informative comment. I am unaware of the date you stayed but recently we had trouble with SKY TV and this required a new amplifier unit which meant the signal was not as strong as...More

          Reviewed 8 March 2015

          Staff at reception was in such a hurry I couldn't pick up anything he was saying. Room was very dated, bed was hard as a rock. Everything was clean but well over due for a do up. I was there for a work conference, our...More

          Thank Jenny R
          Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 10 March 2015

          Thank you for your comments - we have an extensive conference food list to choose from and any food requirements are chosen by the conference organiser. Many are priced individually e.g. sandwiches so if particular people want to eat more than the ordered amount others...More

          Reviewed 4 March 2015

          This hotel is huge and well set up for conferences with a small (cool) pool and 3 hot spas, along with a sauna in the huge changing rooms. We stayed in a family room which was also huge (2 queen sized beds and a single)...More

          Thank memee08
          Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference CentreResponded 5 March 2015

          Thank you for your kind comments highlighting the benefits of the Hotel for those travelling with families. Great to see you were able to take advantage of one of the special rates frequently available and get one of our triple rooms. We do not have...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Spa
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          • US$82 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #20 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Room Tips
          "All of the refurbished rooms are great."
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          "If you have mobility problems or heavy bags ask for a ground floor room as there is no lift"
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          "119 was upstairs, no lift but not a problem, will be better after refurbishment. Currently refurbing the 200..."
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          "Upstairs and at end of corridors for quietness."
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