We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Emerald Hotel

Show Prices
#12 of 27 Hotels in Gisborne
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Emerald Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

261 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Emerald Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 256: English reviews
A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
49 reviews
18 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here one Sunday night in February, room (8)201, overlooking the pool and has a massive balcony. The room itself was enormous with a king size bed and a wet room for a bathroom; plus it has a second bedroom with twin beds. The rooms were spotless and very comfortable, with loads of storage space. From the balcony the pool...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Standard hotel in central location.Long hot stuffy corridor walk to room from lift. Spa pool needs renovation, lots of tiles missing. You swim while restaurant patrons watch. Ask for a river view room so you are not on the road.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank NPP_10
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Central Main Street location. Walking distance to shops & cafés etc, Great pool & spa area with nice big umbrellas for shade. Our Executive Pool View room was very spacious with a good size balcony with a large table & chairs. Air conditioning was good to cool the room on hot Gisborne days,

 Report
Helpful?
Thank NthShoreTraveller
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We chose to stay in the Emerald Hotel for its central location. Great to walk to the bars and restaurants. Our room was clean enough but the carpet was stained, the outdoor furniture was missing a cushion and we had to ask for the staff to remove a dirty ashtray from the balcony. It's a pity that the desk staff...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank fgv66
Cambridge
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had a suite which e ncompassed bedroom,lounge with dining table and chairs,spacious bathroom and balcony with table and chairs. This is a quality room with plenty of wardrobe and drawer space. Great value for money. The bistro is OK but the bar is limited but there is a good pub next door for food and drinks. Only slight niggle...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank David716
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We stayed here for one night, the room was very clean and large. It came with an amazing balcony overlooking the river. The staff were very friendly. It is a modern hotel. We found it to be good value for money compared to other hotels we have stayed in.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank joanneZ9840RC
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Great location in town, close to other restaurants etc with a good pool that is great for kids as it also has a spa. We were on the 3rd floor overlooking the pool and inner courtyard and despite worried that it might be noisy it wasnt at all. Room was a good size and was configured as one queen in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 276michaelr
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We visited the Emerald hotel whilst visiting family nearby. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The facilities were clean and modern with rooms larger than I'd expect for the amount of money we paid. I would definitely use the hotel again if we are visiting the area. My wife used the gym facilities available and seemed happy with them...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank rambunctiousrb
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Great one night stay in spacious studio room felt very comfy and luxurious. Great bar and pool. I'd happily stay there again. Good location in main street so near everything. Thank goodness for air-conditioning it was stifling hot in Gisborne!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank marama662
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Everything was fantastic. The hotel has a great layout, with a beatiful pool/spa area. Generous size room and bathroom. Great to soak in a bathtub after a long day working. Room service and meals were good. I will definitely return for a holiday.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Talaleu

99 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (61)
Viewed
View from Room (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (18)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Other (18)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (38)
Viewed
Room/Suite (15)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (11)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Gisborne hotels
0.4 km away
Portside Hotel - Heritage Collection
3.3 km away
Motel Oasis
Motel Oasis
#1 of 27 in Gisborne
190 reviews
4.4 km away
Ocean Beach Motor Lodge
Ocean Beach Motor Lodge
#5 of 27 in Gisborne
163 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 km away
Senator Motor Inn
Senator Motor Inn
#2 of 27 in Gisborne
170 reviews
1.3 km away
Ahi Kaa
Ahi Kaa
#7 of 27 in Gisborne
65 reviews
0.8 km away
Captain Cook Motor Lodge
Captain Cook Motor Lodge
#11 of 27 in Gisborne
84 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of beautiful sunny Gisborne you'll find the very welcoming Emerald Hotel & Conference Centre. It's a hotel that offers all the benefits of boutique accommodation right in the midst of the city centre, and is the Gisborne's first fully-integrated hotel and conference facility. Spacious rooms overlook stunning vistas across the inner harbour through to the historic Kaiti Hill, to the surrounding hills, across beautiful rivers and, from the executive apartments, out to Young Nick's Head. It's the perfect place to host conferences, meetings, weddings and gatherings. As a full service hotel guests don't even need to leave the hotel for anything, although it is close to other cafes, restaurants, shops and city attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emerald Hotel

Address: 13 Gladstone Road | PO Box 2143, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range: ₹ 6,182 - ₹ 9,387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Emerald Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Emerald Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Emerald Hotel Gisborne
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Gisborne
#7 Luxury Hotel in Gisborne
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Emerald Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a room not on the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles Leahmac09, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view over the river”
 of 5 bubbles 818bevanh, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pay attention to the bed type.”
  • It is really this close.
  • this is 2 beds put together.
 of 5 bubbles TheGreatBumble, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“AVOID a room facing on to the main street”
 of 5 bubbles Humphrey_Wright, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“River view side”
 of 5 bubbles 29colleenc, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
5 of 5