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The Junction Hotel

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for a night and it was really interesting, the pub has been done up and the accommodation rooms have really eclectic memorabilia items in each of them as well as along the walls. A great source of local history. The rooms are clean and tidy and comfortable. I wished we had of eaten downstairs in the restaurant...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Due to atrocious weather we were stranded in Thames. We managed thankfully to get accommodation at The Junction. 80 dollars for a twin for the one night... not bad. As others have said a bit dated but clean and cosy from the elements outside. Plenty of tea and coffee, great wifi, and a good restaurant downstairs, although a little pricey....

Thank Nicki F
Paeroa, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several friends had recommended the Junction as the "in" place to eat at in Thames now. Saturday night and it was busy when we arrived at 7pm. Prompt service. We were joined by a friend out walking, and persuaded her to join us for dinner. I had the Harissa Warm Lamb salad, as did my friend, and we both found...

Thank Juliet F
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We slept here for one night. Room was Ok but very dated. Carpet everywhere, even in the bathroom. Host was not particularry friendly. No kitchen. We didn't eat here so can't say anything about the food.

Thank Pieterjan D
La Massana, Andorra
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We were recommended to try this restaurant (pub style) by the owner of the motel we were staying in for the night whilst stopping over in Thames on our way to Coromandel & were very happy with the recommendation. Right in the middle of town with easy parking or indeed as we did easy walking distance of local motels, this...

Thank Chris C
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We ate here both nights we stayed in Thames and would highly recommend this pub. There is a good and varied menu, great selection of beers and wines and genuinely friendly and attentive service - even when very busy. Gastro pub or bistro style probably best describes the style of food. The atmosphere is good, too - a mix of...

Thank Heather H
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Arrived at our lodge "Coastal motor lodge" very hungry after 12 hours flight and a 2 hour drive from Auckland. We asked the owner for a recommendation for a dinner restaurant and got the name GBD that is the restaurant at Juntction Hotell. IT is a lokal restaurant Where couples, families and friends from the area meet to eat and...

Thank Toura H
Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The four of us all ordered different meals and all of us were very happy with the great food and friendly service. Good menu choices and specials. We did not use the accommodation. We were very taken with the children's buzz bee drawings and other artwork in the dining room.

Thank rosieterry
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Would recommend. Decent gastropub food and reasonable price for a small town pub. Exceeded my expectations. Two people ate for $75 with drinks, in peak season. Dont really know what else to say about it.

Thank rookiejj21
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I stayed for 2 nights while travelling around the Coromandel. The room was an excellent twin, with ensuite. The size was excellent. No cupboards though there was a table and chair. The ensuite was clean and of a good size. The shower was fine and sink small but adequate. The single bed was comfortable. This is an old, historical building....

Thank AussiCath

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is a historic hotel located in the heart of downtown Thames. Just two blocks from the water and easily accessible to many restaurants and local attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Junction Hotel

Address: 700 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Price Range: ₹ 2,997 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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The Junction Hotel Thames, Coromandel Peninsula
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“On Friday nights a local band plays in the pub so you may want to ask for a room that's not above the stage.”
 of 5 bubbles AussiCath, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“room 12 shower to die for.”
 of 5 bubbles Kiwichatter, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Enjoy yourself relax and take a stroll around the town . It's a quite town .”
 of 5 bubbles park-sleep, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try for a larger room with queen size bed and window or ventilation in bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles Judith777, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“If here on the weekend, ask to be as far away as possible from the pub & gaming lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles adeej, 27 Sep 2014 | Read review
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