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    Novotel New Plymouth Hobson

    Cnr of Hobson and Leach Streets, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good30%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 228 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I Live in New Plymouth, have almost tried all the local eating houses, Thought we would try Hobsons ,at New Plymouth Novotel.have been put off by bad words about the food..Well what an experience in elegance,,, Great food the staff were fantastic,decor crisp modern you...More

    Thank nowekow
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Will giveoverall rating 5/5 if buffet breakfast some chaged everyday as we had stayed for 3 nights food are all exactly the same everyday. Gym room should be bigger and have more equipments. Location is a good short walk access to both CBD and the...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Let's start with the positives - the room was clean and the location was great. Unfortunately the Staff had no personality, they couldn't even muster a Hello which I personally find to be just bad manners. We went to the bar and we're going to...More

    Thank Orangetablet
    Response from NovotelHobson, General Manager at Novotel New Plymouth HobsonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Orangetablet Thanks for your review of our lovely hotel. I apologise that your experience with us was not up to our usual standard of warmth and hospitality. We value all of our guests and love going the extra mile to make sure their stay...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    From the time I arrived until departure the service was exceptional. Room facilities superb. Loved the rain shower. Dined in the the restaurant and the service and food were excellent. I would recommend this hotel to anyone.More

    Thank KiwiTraveller40
    Response from NovotelHobson, Front Office Manager at Novotel New Plymouth HobsonResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear KiwiTraveller, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us at Novotel new Plymouth Hobson. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our wonderful hotel and the fabulous staff. I must agree with you - the showers are...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    My husband and I were here for the weekend and the hotel is great. Its new and is everything you expect from a Novotel. Plush decor, clean, staff are friendly, great bar and restaurant etc..The Hotel restaurant breakfast buffet was great, all of the usual...More

    Thank AngieRussell
    Response from NovotelHobson, Front Office Manager at Novotel New Plymouth HobsonResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Angie, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a great review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we are so pleased you enjoyed our wonderful hotel and the fabulous staff. So glad you managed to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 124 - US$ 164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 85
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    • North Island >
    • Taranaki Region >
    • New Plymouth
    • Also Known As
    • Novotel New Plymouth Hobson Taranaki
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    Traveller (75)
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    Hotel & Grounds (49)
    Bathroom (8)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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    140hannahr
    25 July 2017|
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    Response from NovotelHobson | Property representative |
    Hello 140hannahr, yes we do provide room service. Would you like to provide me your email address and I can arrange for a room service menu to be sent to you? Thanks Becks Caswell General Manager
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    "Would need to ask when booking if you want a room with a view. Mine did not have one."
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    "Maybe the second floor looking onto Leach st?"
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    "Avoid 2010 and 2009 near noisy machine room / service lift"
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    "The hotel faces the sea so make sure you're on the right side"
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