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The Grand Hotel

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
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Corner St. Hill & Guyton Streets, Whanganui 4541, New Zealand
4.4 km to Wanganui Airport
44 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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29 Jul.30 Jul.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful find, The restaurant has a wonderful selection of foods including yummy seafood chowder, very relaxed atmosphere at the bar, staff were friendly, efficient and service was great. The rooms were comfortable. Great location, near shops & restaurants.More

Thank rospatdaly
Response from Neville G, General Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Thank you for the great comments and kind words. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and the restaurants at the hotel. We are always there to strive to give the best service possible. I will relay the message to my staff....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here during the fire service snooker tournament . For the price I thought it was exerllent, and the buffet breakfast each morning was great . Friendly staff all round . Great bar , has pokies and great atmosphere. The rooms are good , parking...More

Thank Psarj
Response from Neville G, General Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Thank you very much for the good comments. It was great to have hosted all the Snooker participants. We hope to have you guys stay with us again soon. Regards Werner Lamprecht General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good weekend was had by all. Going to the weekend markets, trying some of what the locals have to offer in the way of food and other bits and pieces this includes glass blowing "which was an experience to say the least". The river...More

Thank D5081GWpatrickb
Response from Neville G, General Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day. We do apologies for the toilet that leaked. Unfortunately as we know sometimes things give in. It could have been rectified on the day if we were informed. That is why we like to engage with the guests in the hotel. I can...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

The Grand Hotel was built in 1927 but the rooms are up to date and have everything needed for a nice stay. The hotel is on the edge of the downtown area and free off street parking is available. Downstairs there is an Irish bar...More

Thank DarylJ552
Response from Neville G, Owner at The Grand HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great comments. We hope that we will see you on your travels soon again Regards Werner Lamprecht General MAnager

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I stopped here for one night on my way to Wellington. It's a cool old place with plenty of history and atmosphere. Registration was very quick and they offered to park my motorbike in the garage with their collection of old cars. Which was awesome👍😀...More

Thank trevord612
Response from Neville G, General Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Thank you for the nice comments. It is only our pleasure to be able to offer secure garage parking for motor bikes and push bikes. Hope to see you soon again. Regards Werner Lamprecht General Manager

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 70 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 70 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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