Novotel Hamilton Tainui

7 Alma Street, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2001  show map
 4 stars
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Novotel Hamilton Tainui

 Internet

Wi-Fi in public areas

Wi-Fi in rooms

Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Jogging track

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

The hotel lies in the heart of a central area, in the vicinity of Classics Museum, Hamilton Zoo and Waterworld. Novotel Hamilton Tainui has been welcoming guests to its spacious rooms since 1999.

Novotel Hamilton Tainui is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Hamilton. The property is set 5 minutes' walk away from Hamilton Central Library, Waikato Stadium and Waikato Museum.

Shops and entertainment outlets are within easy reach of the hotel.

Hamilton airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Novotel Hamilton Tainui.

Rooms

There are 177 guestrooms featuring Superior Family Three Room Room, Superior Family Two Room Room and Superior Family Twin Room equipped with TV with satellite channels, a safe, large windows, wireless internet and ironing facilities. Some rooms feature views over the Waikato River. A hairdryer, terry bathrobes and a shower can be found in all bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the terrace. At the restaurant fusion dishes are served. The hotel’s contemporary Lobby bar welcomes guests for bottled drinks.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs NZD 29 per person per night.  A continental breakfast is served at the price of NZD 22 per person per night. 

Services

Guests will enjoy using car rentals when exploring the sites of Hamilton.

Relax

Novotel Hamilton Tainui also features a sauna and a hot tub as well as a gym, fitness center and a jogging track.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms at NZD 19.90 per day.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at NZD 20 per day.

The hotel staff speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   177.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Jogging track
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

7 Alma Street, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2001

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City Center
  • Hamilton
    1400 ft
Airports
  • Hamilton (HLZ)
    6.2 mi
  • Tauranga City (TRG)
    50.6 mi
Train Stations
  • Hamilton Station
    1.9 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    5000 ft
Restaurants
  • Caffe Centrale (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Restaurant on Alma
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    177

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Rooms and availability

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Superior Family Room
Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 2 Double beds or Double bed
Size: 380 sq. feet
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      Standard Room
      Bed type: Double beds
      Size: 250 sq. feet
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      QUADRUPLE TWO DOUBLE BEDS

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          Superior Double Room
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          Size: 250 sq. feet
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          Double room

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            Executive Double Room
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 530 sq. feet
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            Executive King Bed + Breakfast

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              Executive Suite
              Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed or King-size bed or Double bed
              Size: 530 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Novotel Hamilton Tainui Hamilton location
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                Hotel Address:

                7 Alma Street, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2001

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Hamilton
                  1400 ft
                Airports
                • Hamilton (HLZ)
                  6.2 mi
                • Tauranga City (TRG)
                  50.6 mi
                Train Stations
                • Hamilton Station
                  1.9 mi
                • Train Stations
                  400 ft
                • Bus stop
                  5000 ft
                Restaurants
                • Caffe Centrale (cuisine: Italian)
                  100 ft
                • Restaurant on Alma
                  100 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  4
                • Number of rooms:
                  177

                Hotel Awards

                New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHamiltonNovotel Hamilton Tainui

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                Novotel Hamilton Tainui Location

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                What's nearby

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 1000 ft

                Places of interest

                • Hamilton City Council - 700 ft
                • Hamilton Central Library - 700 ft
                • Fonterra Co-Operative Group - 1000 ft
                • Hamilton High Court and District Court - 1000 ft
                • Fonterra Te Rapa Dairy Factory - 1000 ft
                • Waikato Institute of Technology - 1700 ft
                • AgResearch - 1.1 mi
                • Te Wananga o Aotearoa - 2.4 mi

                Train stations

                • Hamilton Station - 1.8 mi

                Museums

                • Hamilton Gardens - 2700 ft

                Parks

                • Waikato Stadium - 4300 ft

                Public parking

                • University of Waikato - 1.9 mi

                Local attractions

                • Classics Museum - 1.6 mi
                  11 Railside Place, Hamilton
                • Waterworld - 2.1 mi
                  Garnett Avenue, Hamilton
                • Hamilton Zoo - 3.2 mi
                  Brymer Road, Hamilton
                • Hamilton Gardens - 1.8 mi
                  Cobham Drive (State Highway 1), Hamilton
                • Zealong Tea Estate - 2.7 mi
                  495 Gordonton Road, Hamilton

                Near the hotel

                • Waikato Museum - 1800 ft
                  1 Grantham Street, Hamilton
                • Speights Ale House - 3200 ft
                  30 Liverpool St, Hamilton
                • Taitua Arboretum - 2800 ft
                  Taitua Road, Hamilton

                Restaurants nearby

                • Caffe Centrale - 100 ft

                  Address: 10 Alma Street
                  Phone: (07) 838 1013

                  71% likes this, based on 60 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian

                • The Original Thai Restaurant - 100 ft

                  Address: 8 Alma St
                  Phone: (07) 838 3088

                  76% likes this, based on 37 reviews
                  Cuisine: Thai

                • Indian Star Restaurant & Bar - 200 ft

                  Address: 20 Alma Street

                  84% likes this, based on 19 reviews
                  Cuisine: Indian

                • Restaurant on Alma - 100 ft

                  Address: 7 Alma St
                  Phone: (07) 957 8020

                • Adriana's Restaurant - 100 ft

                  Address: 6 Alma St
                  Phone: (07) 838-0370

                  61% likes this, based on 42 reviews

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  4
                • Number of rooms:
                  177

                Hotel Awards

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                Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

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                Novotel Hamilton Tainui Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Novotel Hamilton Tainui

                Average guest rating

                8.2out of 10
                Fabulous
                Based on 28 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Rooms
                8.5
                Value
                8.0
                Service
                8.0

                Guest reviews

                • Older travelers
                  7.8

                  Nice room, quiet & comfortable but 'not remarkable'

                • Group of friends
                  7.4

                  The hotel was in the heart of the city, very easy to find close to everything.

                  The night shift staff where very rude when we we entering the hotel late at night

                • Single
                  8.2

                  great location and easy check in , car was takin away and parked , stress free , cheers

                • Older travelers
                  6.2

                  Handy to resturants, city casino,night life and relaxing.

                  Staff could have been more welcoming and friendly. However, they were professional.

                • Single
                  8.2

                  Have stayed here many times. It is ideally located and probably the best hotel in Hamilton

                  Fees for parking

                • Group of friends
                  7.8

                  It was fine the staff were all good, and I would stay their again

                  Parking

                • Single
                  6.2

                  Very handy to where I needed to go.

                  Noisy heater with a squuking sound when the temprature goes above 18 degrees. I put it at 23 and couldn't sleep well.

                • Older travelers
                  8.2

                  In room spa did not work. That was why I paid so much for a deluxe suite :(

                • Single
                  8.8

                  Nice and comfortable to come home to and very relaxing...

                  Spa was out of order which was the main reason for staying

                • Older travelers
                  8.2

                  Nice quiet , clean room.

                  paying $13-00 parking for no security , not coverd, didnt no we had to pay.

                • Older travelers
                  5.0

                  We were able to dine at the restaurant with family and not have to look for somewhere to take us - we met with family and with 13 family members, the restaurant suited our needs.

                  The room wasn't ready on our arrival and had to wait until well after 2pm to be allowed to go up. This room was booked for elderly parents travelling from rotorua and, after a long drive, they then had to wait...

                • Older travelers
                  10.0

                  Comfortable rooms, & loved the shower. Great service, convenient to shopping area.

                • Single
                  5.4

                  Nothing in particular that stood out. Good location though. Excellent evening meal.

                  Room was dirty, pillows smelled. Check out staff member was very unhelpful and off hand when I queried my account.

                • Group of friends
                  8.8

                  The location was great. Rooms service excellent. Close proximity to the casino was also good. Valet parking very prompt.

                  The extremely excessive costs for phone calls to Auckland and Australia. I have family that live here and phone often. We worked out that your hotel charges approximately 800% more than the cost of calls.

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  The location, the value for money it represented to us as a family, the service and the facilities.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Novotel Hamilton Tainui Hamilton location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                7 Alma Street, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2001

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Hamilton
                  1400 ft
                Airports
                • Hamilton (HLZ)
                  6.2 mi
                • Tauranga City (TRG)
                  50.6 mi
                Train Stations
                • Hamilton Station
                  1.9 mi
                • Train Stations
                  400 ft
                • Bus stop
                  5000 ft
                Restaurants
                • Caffe Centrale (cuisine: Italian)
                  100 ft
                • Restaurant on Alma
                  100 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  4
                • Number of rooms:
                  177

                Hotel Awards

                New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHamiltonNovotel Hamilton Tainui

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

                Use Badge