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Portside Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Reads Quay | PO Box 177, Gisborne, New Zealand
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Ranked #8 of 26 Hotels in Gisborne
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tauranga, New Zealand
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to overnight in Gisborne. Picked the Portside because of the close location. Very pleasant room, view of the Carpark initially, but the air conditioning packed a sad and I was moved to a room with a view of the river and pool. Comfy Bed, good sized telly and friendly service. Would definitely stay again. Probably more on the expensive... More 

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay at Portside in early January 2015. The room (premier suite) was well set up, roomy, and very comfortable. The suite was clean, and felt like a home away from home. The Portside staff were very friendly and helpful. They allowed us to check in early (we were escaping from a disastrous night at the Captain... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful service and hotel. Originally I had only booked for one night but enjoyed it so much we booked a further 2 nights. The apartments are quite spacious air conditioning was perfect too. I can't find any fault with our stay. Staff were so friendly and greeted us each and every time we left and came back into the... More 

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New Zealand
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12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Portside for Christmas 2014 and loved it. We booked a one bedroom Premium (DeLuxe) Suite which overlooked the port. The suite was spotless with everything you need for a comfortable stay. The suite includes washing machine, dryer, iron and iron board, and even complimentary washing powder! There is a dishwasher but we didn't use... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently spent a night at the Portside Hotel and found it to be very pleasant. The room was comfortable and clean and staff made us feel very welcome. We liked it that our room had both air conditioning and windows that could be opened to enjoy the sea breeze.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a 1 bedroom executive apartment which was lovely. Full kitchen, wifi and comfortable amenities. Walk to town or beach and just across the port from trendy wine bars & restaurants. Excellent & friendly service.

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

A nice modern building with comfortable apartments. Ours was on the first floor facing the port. Entertaining watching a log ship load and families fishing off the wharf. Very little noise from the port. Some problems with intermittent internet but not a real problem. Plenty of places to eat within walking distance. Will stay again.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Stopped in Gisborne on business without making an advanced booking and Portside was recommended by local person. I had a 1 bedroom apartment and was very pleased with ammenities. Although hotel doesn't have restaurant attached there were plenty of good options close by. For the price it was as good as any I've stayed at around the country and would... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Lovely place and location. Definitely the place best to stay in Gisborne town area. Have stayed in one bedroom deluxe room and one bedroom premium room. Pay the little bit more and stay in premium as its just a bit nicer and beautiful view! As opposed to view of car park. Ground floor is even better as you get a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stopped in to Gisbourne for a night and decided on this hotel from looking online . Others were cheaper but this one looked really good . Arrived and the staff was very pleasant and welcoming . Went up to studio room which faces the harbour and log loading across the bay . The roomis super nice with modern decor. A... More 

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Address: 2 Reads Quay | PO Box 177, Gisborne, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Portside Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Gisborne
#4 Family Hotel in Gisborne
#5 Romantic Hotel in Gisborne
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