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Argent Motor Lodge

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Ruapehu district
Reviewed 4 February 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Argent. It is convenient, friendly, helpful and beautifully serviced. There is a path beside the Lodge that leads straight up to Waikato Hospital so that you don'y have to walk along a busy road. It takes only a couple of minutes up a shady path beside a small park. The team of cleaning ladies are...

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Derek and Christine, It is great that you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to make use of the path that provides a quick and easy walk to the hospital from our location here at the Argent, Thank you very much for your review! We will pass your kind words onto our cleaners as they are very...

Hong Kong
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I chose to base myself in Hamilton and do day trips out to the Waitomo Caves and beaches nearby. Hamilton is not a particularly big city, and just took a chance on Argent Motor Lodge based on reviews. The motel is great - lots of good amenities and great staff that keeps the rooms clean. The sound isolation from the...

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there 'tsaojam', Thank you for your honest feedback, It was an oversight that we did not advise you of the necessity to move you into another room due to the separate booking that was made. It is our policy to inform guests of any room changes so we do apologise for the mix up that occured. It is good...

Belper
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We stay here for one night on our way down from Auckland to Taupo. We were greeted by the very friendly manager who showed us to our room, which was large and very clean. We had a separate bedroom with a bed settee in the lounge area with well equipped kitchen and a large bathroom with a large walk in...

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Darren, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are pleased to know that you were happy with your stay here at the Argent and trust that the remainder of your trip to Taupo went well. Kind regards, The Argent Team

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2016

In all my time travelling and going to different hotels from 1 start to 5 star, this is the only hotel that had a towel dedicated for make up use and that was a big surprise. The 5 star hotels in big cities can learn a lot from such a not so small accommodation in a not so small city....

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'sharxtal', Wow! Thank you for such an awesome review :) It is always great to get feedback from our guests about specific things that made their stay that much better so we are pleased to know that you were impressed with the make up towel in your bathroom. We do hope you choose to stay with us again next...

New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We recently stayed at this motel as a family member was in hospital next door. From the very outset the staff couldn't have been more helpful. I was going to book online but the room that we needed with two single beds appeared to be booked. I contacted the manager and explained our situation (daughter and mother in law staying...

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi 'mosscopeekotrain', Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely, detailed review. It was the least we could do to make sure you were well looked after during such a difficult time. We hope all is well for you and your family now and that the next time you stay with us it won't be...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Came down with my partner for a weekend to watch the cricket at Seddon Park nearby. Hotel was beautiful, very clean and spacious, and very central to everything. The rooms included a kitchenette, and was very well stocked and equipped. Will definitely be back next time we're in town.

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Aaron, Thank you for choosing Argent as your place of accommodation for your weekend of watching cricket. We are glad that you and your partner enjoyed your stay with us and we'll see you next time you're in Hamilton :) All the best, The Argent Team

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We travelled as a family of four, exploring both Islands. Excellent modern, clean and comfortable accommodation. We thoroughly enjoyed the stay at the Argent Motor Lodge. We stayed at 17 different motels during our visit to NZ and all members of my family ranked this accommodation as Number 1. Highly recommended.

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jay, Wow! What an amazing review! We are delighted that you and your family found Argent Motor Lodge to be the Number 1 motel during your visit to New Zealand. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to write this review :) Warmest regards, The Argent Team

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Well appointed and spacious rooms, spotlessly clean. We were very impressed with the place and the management. Only two areas that could be improved in my opinion, wifi was poor in our room (8a) weak and slow, it just about limped along. Also, we like a safe in the room. Although we don't carry the crown jewels on holiday with...

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi "bognor", Thank you for taking the time to review our motel. We are always looking for ways to improve so your suggestions are most appreciated. We will definitely take them into consideration. Kind regards, The Argent Team

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The rooms were brand new, clean, and comfortable, with spacious bathrooms. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and were always around. The location of the motor lodge is a short drive into the main part of town where most of the restaurants and cafes are. Would definitely stay here again and I highly recommend the Argent Motor Lodge to...

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Kun Z, We are happy to know that you found Argent to be a place that you would recommend to others and that you had a great stay with us during your visit to Hamilton. Thank you for your lovely review. All the best, The Argent Team

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Brand new with lovely rooms and great fit out. We were in one of the disabled rooms with plenty of space, full kitchenette, good selection of Sky channels. Rooms very quiet despite being close to the road. Even a pillow menu! Short drive to town

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argentmotorlodge, Front Office Manager at Argent Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there Elizabeth, Many thanks for your lovely review. It is great to know that you had a pleasant stay and made use of our pillow menu :) Kind regards, The Argent Team

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Award recipients for four consecutive years - 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Westpac Waikato Business Excellence Award WINNER 2014. AA Traveller Supreme Host of the Year award WINNERS 2014. Designed with you, the guest in mind! Argent Motor Lodge is one of Hamilton's newest motels. We border the Waikato Hospital campus and are only a short 350m walk to Braemar Hospital. On the Southside of the City Centre we make it easy for you to head North, South, East or West. Beautifully appointed rooms, fully equipped kitchens, 32" and 40" wall mounted televisions, full hush glass for super quiet rooms and plush beds for your complete comfort. Some of our apartments have their own courtyard and all of our one and two Bedroom apartments have a full size, double ended bath. With guest services such as in-room breakfasts, guest laundry, restaurant charge backs, guest computer you will be pleased you decided to stay at Argent Motor Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Argent Motor Lodge

Address: 27 Lorne Street | Melville, Hamilton 3206, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: ₹ 6,549 - ₹ 8,925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Argent Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“A room further back from the road would help reduce road noise”
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“Have double glazing on rooms facing road but not an issue.”
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