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Waikato Stadium

5/128 Seddon Road, Hamilton, New Zealand
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So close to the action.

There isn't a seat in this stadium that misses a good view. You feel so close to our the action... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JASMIN C
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Bay of Plenty Region, New Zealand
Home of the chiefs

Great place to go , nicely laid out , good food and drink facilities , first time I ever been even... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
TonyNewZealand
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New Zealand
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rugby game” (6 reviews)
“cow bells” (5 reviews)
“great game” (2 reviews)
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5/128 Seddon Road, Hamilton, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There isn't a seat in this stadium that misses a good view. You feel so close to our the action wherever you sit , wish my Dad had lived to come see a rugby match here was so different from the 1970s when he used...More

Thank JASMIN C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great place to go , nicely laid out , good food and drink facilities , first time I ever been even though lived in Waikato over 35 years, went with a friend had a season pass was great .

Thank TonyNewZealand
Reviewed 3 May 2017

went to see a short crickett match. Delighted to see Good George on tap. Parking was easy. It was not too crowded. Weather was great

Thank russells2468
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Great atmosphere and inexpensive tickets make visiting for a local match well worth while. The All Blacks regularly play here but you will probably need to buy those tickets in advance

Thank OpinionatedBrit
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Am a regular attendee at rugby matches . The venue l think is first class, a great looking pitch with great drainage . Overall well worth the big spend of a few years ago to get it to this high standard.

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We were treated by Deloittes to the rugby match between the Waikato Chiefs and the Otago Highlanders. Fortunately we were under the roof as it rained the whole match. At the end of the match there was no sign of mud nor any turf ripped...More

Thank Phil I
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great stadium and the atmosphere for chiefs v hurricanes was superb except for foul weather. Outstanding.

Thank Nak1buster
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

A great 25,000 seat stadium that doesn't have a bad seat. Well organised staff that gets you in and out very fast

Thank Arn135
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is one of the better stadiums around - the rectangular shape means you are close to the action and can see everything going on. Access to the stadium and then to our seats was really easy, and the food and bathroom facilities were all...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

had a great game. stadium is very easy to get to from where I was staying. weather held off during the game. will happily come back again

Thank Sy R
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