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    Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    100 Garnett Avenue | Te Rapa, Hamilton 3241, New Zealand
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    USD 102*View Deal
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    Reviewed 30 March 2015

    We only stayed at Kingsgate Hamilton for 1 night on our way back to Auckland and it was a very good choice. Well positioned hotel in a nice quiet area with a very good restaurant. Hotel staff was very professional and helpful. Room was pretty...More

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    Thank you for your kind comments and the feedback is very much appreciated. It is always special when people take the time to mention the staff and how helpful they were during your stay, I am sure they will join with me in thanking you...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2015

    A nice hotel with good parking space. Hotel is spread in all directions with not more than two floors. all are interconnected. nothing much for shopping or activities near by as the hotel itself is in a quite area. Laundry has to be delivered at...More

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    Thank you for the comments. Yes being off the main road doe's make for a more peaceful environment and hopefully a better nights sleep. Council restrictions limited the building to two storey's and as such the wing type set up. It is pleasing to see...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    Firsts are always special so will be the kingsgate hotel for me, my first hotel stay in new zealand. the room spread is across sections. i was in section 5 which is one corner of the hotel but absolutely no complaints..the view was serene and...More

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    Thank you for taking the time to make comment in such a positive way. Your comment regrading Lance are especially appreciated as a staff member who works the "graveyard" shift gets very little recognition and I am sure he will appreciate it. I hope the...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

    Our family of four stayed one night. We had booked online and reservation included hot breakfast. When we showed up for breakfast that morning, we found it was only valid for two hot breakfasts (although we booked the room for two adults and two kids)....More

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    Thank you for the comments. All our B&B packages, apart from the one on our own website, are for for 2 breakfasts only. That is why they are priced at $30 above the room only rate. For two breakfasts this represents a $7 discount off...More

    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

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    Response from KHamilton, General Manager at Distinction Hamilton Hotel & Conference Centre

    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

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    Room Tips
    "Upstairs and at end of corridors for quietness."
    Roland P, 14 days agoRead review
    "Ring somewhere else."
    TPC63, 19 days agoRead review
    "Rooms on level 5"
    Sonali B, 4 months agoRead review
    "Don't bother...if our room is any guage, I wouldnt recommend you stay there at all."
    Caz G, 4 months agoRead review
    "Ground floor if having no lift is an issue for you."
    Susan0753, 5 months agoRead review
    "Ground floor if you have heavy luggage, as there are no lifts to the next floor."
    Frank T, 5 months agoRead review
    "Wing 600 is great, close to the resturant, swimming area and gym."
    Lauren R, 6 months agoRead review
    "The hotel does not have a elevator so I would recommend asking for a ground floor room."
    jmnc_12, 6 months agoRead review
    "you need a room in office arera"
    David E, 10 months agoRead review
    "Quiet rooms all round"
    gary l, 10 months agoRead review
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