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Ballinor Motor Inn

295 Ulster St, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 62 hotels in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed in Ballinor Mortor Inn for two nights. The hosts were very friendly and catered to all our needs. My 20 months old son has food allergies and they were very helpful to suggest restaurants that we can safely dine in. The room was super clean and tidy. Great location, close to supermarket and town centre. We had... More

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Napier, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would recommend this motel to anyone staying in Hamilton, we stayed for one night on way to Auckland, the staff were friendly and helpful and the motel unit was very clean and tidy. Handy location and close to supermarket. Only a $10 taxi ride back from centre of town.

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Napier, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We are regulars and same great service evrytime nothing is ever a problem. The whole family enjoyedbit this time all 9of us very happy . Great hosts great clean place.easy to get to every thing central

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Ulster Street in Hamilton is crammed with motels so choosing one can be difficult. Hogan (owner / manager) offers a fantastic package: a compact yet stylish, comfortable, immaculately clean room, first class host service, fair room price, no road noise (despite main road location), lovely roomy spa bath and tv with all the sky channels. A bonus was his deal... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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137 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Got a warm welcome from a young Asian man, who took me to my unit and showed me how things worked, he gave me a good amount of internet data for the evening. Room was tidy and clean, with a heat pump and a nice big TV with 50+ Sky channels. Shower was nice and warm with good shower pressure,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

A clean room with the most comfortable bed I've slept in since arriving in NZ. The amenities were all new looking and for my family of five, including one teenager, we really appreciated the extra space. I'd stay here again for sure

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Sydney, AU
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

stayed her just one night in a family unit... was very clean and well laid out Front desk staff were helpful from the start. Hogan (the manager/owner) couldn't have been nicer and hospitable would stay here again if I was in Hamilton again and recommend it to anyone

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Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Very comfortable, lovely and clean but it was the service that made it stand out. Used it on a business trip and we were made to feel welcome and that nothing was too much trouble. Warm and friendly people.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

As a host Hogan was very accommodating and showed a very high standard of hospitality. The room was lovely clean and well appointed. And the location of the motel was perfectly situated for us to be able to access the LDS temple and the CBD

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Palmerston, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Fantastic place to stay, staff and management very friendly and helpful, room was spotless and very comfortable, would definitely recommend and would not hesitate in staying again. thanks, it was a pleasure staying at the Ballinor Motor Inn.

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Address: 295 Ulster St, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Hamilton
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Ballinor Motor Inn is one of Hamilton's newest motels. We opened in Late 2009. We provide modern, warm, clean & comfortable accommodation at affordable prices. We are located on Ulster Street in Hamilton and are within easy walking distance to the city centre, Restaurants, Cafes and Supermarkets. Only 300 metres to Waikato Stadium and 100 metres to a Pro-Drive golf range. Our accommodation has a variety of room types, studios & family units, spa baths, some with private courtyard. ... more   less 
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