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Discovery Settlers Hotel Whangarei

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very convenient venue for a gathering of 40 folk some of whom stayed in the hotel. The buffet meal served for the party was very good being a 3 course meal for $36/pp. Breakfast also buffet was equally as good. Cleanliness of room was excellent, room very compact, double bed comfortable but bouncy.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We all travelled up from Tauranga on our Motorcycles and were treated to an exceptional weekend. My wife and I drew the short straw on the rooms and got the small one but apart from a tight squeeze in the en suite sink we managed to have a ball.

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Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying here for work and had everything I needed. Room was clean and spacious. Had fridge but no other kitchen facilities due to restaurant on site. Bed was super comfortable! Restaurant food was great and definitely had a variety, also on the weekends they sometimes had buffet which was a good change in the menu for me. Breakfast had a...

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Thank Sierra P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great experience at this hotel with the exception of quite a bit of road noise. The King Bed was super comfy, shower had plenty of power (which I love) and all the staff I dealt with were really nice. My room had a DVD player and the reception had a selection of movies for guests to use...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here for work and would not stay again, rooms were average and looked a little tired. location is okay with a short walk to the town basin and a couple of good restaurant/cafes. service was average although bed was reasonably comfortable, but not much to write home about.

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Thank Richard K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I went here for dinner as others had organised it.I asked if we could order some bar food as the children were hungry before we were ready.We had checked the menu on line but were told they would cook nothing and we would have to have the buffet.At $38 I was not paying this for children.Eventually we...

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Springs, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this hotel at the Information centre when we called in for accommodation and was not disappointed. It was a double room, small but adequate for two nights. Breakfast was good with cereals, fruit, and hot selection. Staff were friendly and helpful. We didn't have the evening meal as we could walk to the quay, where there were other...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 March 2017

As review below, good start, but "The Superior" room left much to be desired. No cutlery, bottle opener, air con, no bowls (so you had to have their breakfast) and had to fill the kettle with a cup since it didn't fit under the tap. Did have a heater on the wall (in a sub tropical environment!!). Bed was comfortable...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here 7 nights, and enjoyed our stay. It's important to know that this hotel has different room sizes which vary from the very small to reasonably spacious. We stayed in an Executive Studio, the largest size, which was very comfortable, and had the benefit of a (shared) balcony with a pleasant view of trees, river and road. We...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

First, to start on a positive note: easy to make a booking for 3 nights and pre-paid which included breakfast - all this was hassle-free; easy and ample off-street parking; the room (upstairs) was clean and appeared to be recently rennovated & carpeted, with a large (in relation to the studio room) flatscreen TV; an extremely comfortable bed.........However, no cutlery,...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discovery Settlers Hotel, perfectly positioned colonial style hotel with its in-house restaurant and bar, nestled in beautiful park like surrounds,a short stroll from the hotel will lead you along the riverside, down to the town basin; where the Whangarei marina bursts with international flavour. An assortment of colourful shops, and galleries can be found in this area. A short drive away lie the Whangarei Falls, a breathtaking waterfall and bushwalk in a beautiful native bush setting. Another 20 minutes on you will find yourself in the world-famous Tutukaka Harbour, gateway to the Poor Knights Islands. These Islands offer the most spectacular diving and snorkeling in New Zealand; with stunning underwater topography and a cornucopia colourful life. Dozens of white sand beaches, romantic paradise, or fun family getaway. These are just a few attractions Whangarei has to offer whether it's business, pleasure, domestic or international. Discovery Settlers is the place to stay in Whangarei. We look forward to hosting you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Discovery Settlers Hotel Whangarei

Address: 61 Hatea Drive, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: ₹ 4,862 - ₹ 7,260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Discovery Settlers Hotel Whangarei 3.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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“Select one of the middle rooms as more space.”
alig6336, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room further from the road to reduce the noise.”
shaunc829, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ground floor rooms presently much tireder than upstairs”
Colorchap, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“next time going for next level of accommodation ”
F4946DSyvonnec, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay when the hockey finals are on”
277MarkM277, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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