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Novotel Hamilton Tainui

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Dunedin
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I stay in this hotel many times a year but this visit was not good, the room 130 had a very lumpy bed and the room service dinner was less than acceptable, the soup uneatable the lamb shank from a old ewe and the salad dried up, then the breakfast was also terrible, the fruit looked old and dry, the...

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DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Chris. Really appreciate your feedback in regards to the stay with us. I have shared your comments in regards to the food service with our executive chef as well as the food & beverage team. We will definately use your comments for improvement. I am glad to read that you have had better visits at our hotel. Hopefully we...

Reviewed 29 July 2014

A very central location, and up to date facilities and decor make this a pleasant place to stay. The food in the restaurant was better than average, and the service was very attentive. My only gripe was the cost of the wireless broadband, although the 24 hour cap was generous. I would definitely stay here again.

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DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear David. Thanks for your comments around your stay with us. Look forward to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Couldn't believe a top hotel like this don't offer free Wifi, and for the parking, you should offer free parking for guests. Nice clean rooms, and loved the deco of them. Loved the nice comfortable bed I travel and stay at lots of hotels and motels, and most of these have free WIFI. Think this hotel needs to get up...

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DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thanks for your comments in regards to your stay. We are working at the moment with a low cost internet package and hopefully soon switch to free wi fi. My apologies that this has not taken place as yet. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Stayed here for one night on a Saturday. Lovely hotel and well situated, super comfy bed, and nice terrace for a drink in the sun. Service on checkin was good but had two unwelcome visits to room from staff. On one occasion I was out for a short time and returned to find the door propped open while the minibar...

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DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Really appreciate the time you took to review your stay with us. I am glad to read that your stay was alright, just to see that check out was not organized properly. My apologies for this and we have dicussed this internally to avoid this from happening again. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General manager

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2014

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Havelock North, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Excellent service from day one which never faltered in the six days I was there. Nothing was too much trouble from housekeeping to room service to the bar staff and the front desk. It was an absolute pleasure to stay in this beautiful hotel and I look forward to returning, hopefully soon.

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DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Sandra. Great to read your comments in regards to your stay. Look forward welcoming you back. With kind regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Comfortable hotel, quiet room overlooking the river. It's been about 5 years since I have had to pay for wifi worldwide. This is terrible service and bit if a rip off, as most traveller are wireless. Breakfast was adequate and the staff great. Come on management, it's wireless world, makes you look out of date.

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DBreukink, General Manager at Novotel Hamilton Tainui, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you so much for your comments in regards to your stay with us. I am very sorry about the cost of internet in my hotel; we are having a package at the moment at a very low costs and hopefully soon, we switch to free internet. My apologies for this but hopefully soon we have this fixed....

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2014

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 July 2014

My husband and I had one night here on the 11/7/14. A quiet room and very comfortable bed. The best nights sleep I have had for a while. The hotel was very clean. I met a friend for a drink in the bar, the staff were attentive. The breakfast was very good. The hotel is in the middle of town...

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Dear Theresa. We really appreciate your comments in regards to your recent stay with us. It is always nice to read these fantastic feedbacks. Best regards, Dick Breukink, General Manager

Auckland
Reviewed 13 July 2014

I'm a regular guest at Novotel Hamilton and what I like the most is the consistent level of service I get. I've never really had a problem as every request I've ever had gets a positive answer and they're always accommodating.

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Dear Dreydon. Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. Great to read that all went well. Best regards, Dick Breukink, General manager

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Novotel Tainui is in the heart of the city, on the banks of the Waikato River, adjacent to the Skycity Casino and entertainment complex. The hotel features 177 rooms, an award winning restaurant, lobby bar and a health club, with gym, sauna, spa and beauty therapies available. Conference facilities are available for up to 350 delegates. Guests have easy access to nearby shopping, dining and entertainment, or relaxing river walks that can be found close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Hamilton Tainui

Address: 7 Alma Street | PO Box 1, Hamilton 2001, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: ₹ 7,189 - ₹ 11,503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Novotel Hamilton Tainui 4.5*
Number of rooms: 177
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Also Known As:
Novotel Hamilton Tainui Hotel Hamilton
Accor Hamilton Tainui
Hamilton Novotel
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Hamilton
#4 Family Hotel in Hamilton
#4 Business Hotel in Hamilton
#6 Romantic Hotel in Hamilton
#7 Luxury Hotel in Hamilton
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