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Duke of Marlborough Hotel

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Beachfront
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Very glad we booked, as even after the Easter break it was still busy at lunchtime. The service was very friendly and we really enjoyed the food (kumara bread, smoked fish salad, calamari salad). Washed down with a good local wine, recommended by waitress. Would...More

Thank SamDF_nz
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had been to the Bay of Islands before but headed straight for the Duke of Marlborough for lunch. Food is fantastic, wine is superb and the service is excellent. Great location overlooking the beach.

Thank Jill A
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A warm welcome coming in from the rain. We just had a wine and a snack. Nice. Efficient friendly staff. Very family friendly. Old world charm. Comfortable and easy place to relax. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We booked 2 nights at The Duke in a Waterfront Room at the recommendation of a friend, and we were not disappointed! We had Room 7 which was the corner room and I think the best room in the hotel. Lovely, large clean and bright...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We chose a "small room" when we booked. The instant we were shown to our room #20 we regretted it. The room was so small there was no room for a second suitcase. Of course there was no table or chairs and just one tiny...More

Thank Esther A
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Amenities
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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USD 91 - USD 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 91 - USD 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
at the Hotel it is limited, but yes there is plenty of parking in the streets. that of course depends on the season! In the main holiday times it may be a bit harder to find the parking, but there is still plenty, maybe in... More
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"The cheaper rooms are old and worn out and not worth the price. Stay in the newer rooms."
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"only had a meal"
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"room was ok for a small room"
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"Pre-book for a table with views."
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