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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 #13 of 26 Hotels in Gisborne
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Blackburn, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for only one night in October. We were disappointed on more than one front. Room is quite dated, very small and such an old fashioned TV. Flat screen TV's are so cheap these days, they could do better The reception area leads you to think this a nice modern hotel. Rooms really need a facelift. The balcony was... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On seeing that the name of the hotel had "Heritage Boutique Collection" in it, we were expecting a smaller, more intimate hotel with some character but found it to be more like a "conference" hotel with two long, lifeless corridors leading to the rooms on the second floor and terribly dated and dinged, mahogany stained furniture (from the 90's?) in... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is many years since I have visited Gisborne and I was delighted when I checked in at the Portside Hotel. From the moment of entering the spacious, modern foyer where reception is located I had a good feel about this hotel. Car parking was easy as there were ample parking spaces at the back of the hotel. Perhaps I... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

6 couples and we were all very happy with our rooms and the facilities that they contained. Far superior to most hotels and the rates were very reasonable. Location is excellent as are the friendly, helpful staff. Great views.

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Whakatane, New Zealand
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My wife made me comment on the toilet paper. Apparently it is some sort of green eco friendly stuff that just doesn't do the business (pun intended). That little gripe aside this is a great spot to stay. The staff that we dealt with were friendly and helpful. The rooms are comfortable and well equipped. The wifi is free. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Wonderful weekend break in Gisborne. We booked a 2 day break (I think that was what it was called) which gave us a one bedroom unit. The unit was very spacious with a large shower over a corner bath, washing machine & dryer, 4 seater dining table, king bed in the bedroom and single in the lounge area. We were... More

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Melbourne
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89 reviews 89 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The hotel appears to be brand new. Sort of up-market, but reasonably priced. We had a room (with balcony) on the top floor facing into the car park. The room was quiet, large and spacious. If you wanted a room with a view it might be better requesting one overlooking the port - but on the other hand, one overlooking... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Large service appartments. Neat anf tidy. Free wi-fi Good for a business stay. Walking distance to city center. Friendly staff Had few issues with wifi, but sorted after changing the room. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed here on our driving tour on New Zealand. The hotel was very nice inside and out. They were full with a local Haka completion but we did not notice any noise at all. Our king suite had a nice kitchen which we used and the laundry was in the room. This room would have been very good for... 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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