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Lake Point Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   42 Thackery St, Hamilton, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014
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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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Adelaide, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

The cheapest hotel we stayed in for our 2 weeks in NZ. It's nothing flash. Good for 1 night before you drive 120km to the airport. The room was large (room 5) so plenty of space. On arrival the manager was friendly and other staff all smiles. It was clean but basic. Must say the wifi was good. ( and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The room was stuffy and dank which is probably why there was an industrial air freshener unit running. It wasn't particularly clean. Usually NZ motels have a sparkling kitchen but this was grubby and the washing up gear dubious. We decided we would leave after 20 mins and told the owner why. He still debited our credit card (we had... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Lake Point Motel offers reasonable accommodation fairly near to the Hamilton city centre. It is nothing particularly flash, but then it doesn't pretend to be. I had a very big room. Strange to say but it was almost too big, with a huge open space somewhat lacking in character. The extensive plain walls all became quite bland and featureless, only... More

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sussex
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Having read reviews giving it 4.5 rating this motel was chosen..what a mistake! Where do I start? Not very clean, bed soft, no wardrobe ..jest a cheap hanging rail.Ants to keep you company in the bathroom and bedroom kitchen ..it says spa bath.. I really wouldn't get in it.the kitchen area had no cupboards just an open shel.. Don't bother... More

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Taupo, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We have stayed here a number of times and like to come back. We find the location quiet but close to town. Clean, comfortable bed and friendly hosts, we always enjoy the big bath too. No doubt we will be back again Thanks .

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Napier, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We stayed in the one bedroomed apartment in the older part of the motel. Whilst the accommodation was clean and modern, the room was hot and stuffy and traffic noise was so bad it was impossible to leave the windows open. It was like living under a bridge and we would not have stayed there had I know the unit... More

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29 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in two rooms accomodating four and five in each room and found the stay to be very pleasant. The lady at reception was very helpful. She gave us a number to call for the free shuttle to skycity which brought us there within five minutes of calling and back as well . The units... More

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Whakatane, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

Thanks for accommodating us during our weekend in Hamilton. We found our rooms to be lovely and clean and the beds are so comfortable. The rooms have everything you would need for a great stay. The motel is within walking distance to the town centre and the Hamilton nightlife. The hosts are friendly and helpful and they go out of... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

We stayed at this hotel in order to be near a football tournament. Both families found the cost and cleanliness and space of the hotel to be of a high standard. Our hosts were very informative and gave us great local information. Bathrooms were fairly modern. Ground floor rooms though did not have an outstanding view of the area, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

We chanced on Lake Point by heading up the hill in Hamilton. Just over road from old water tower and the Lake and parklands, it is spotlessly clean. Room 8 is the pick - we were offered it, arriving midday, good idea if not booking ahead. Huge, north-facing picture window, so quiet. Kitchenette has frypan, dual hot plate, microwave, but... More

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Address: 42 Thackery St, Hamilton, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Lake Point Motel 3*
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