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Stadium Motel

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   37 Willoughby Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Ranked #25 of 62 hotels in Hamilton
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival we found the proprietor quite unfriendly; there was no friendly banter of welcome. After we checked-in he handed over the key without any pleasantries and without telling us where our unit was located (I had to ask). It was a cold evening when we arrived, the proprietor knew we were a half hour away so it would have... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The room was ALOT smaller than it looked in the photos, rather like a McDs Bigmac.The room smelt musty and there was not enough hot water to run a Spa Bath. The bath was cold and there was no hot water again that night to do the dishes or try and have another Spa Bath. For the price paid that... More

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Brian S, Owner at Stadium Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, but we find it a little confusing as you did not stay with us. Your family stayed and we understand from them that they thoroughly enjoyed their stay and would come again. More

Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed there for one night. We had 3 bedrooms with two hotels. The whole motel was clean with the receptionist giving us recommendations on places to go. With spacious toilets, kitchen and living room and TVs with good selection of channels, we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves there. Wished that we had stayed longer though.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Won tickets to Chiefs game and as a treat we thought we would splash out on a motel, more than what we wanted to pay but it was well worth it, Spa bath, relax, sky tv, hop skip and jump to the stadium, couldn't ask for much more than that. Made our 1 night stay feel like a treat. Hope... More

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Brian S, Owner at Stadium Motel, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the great recommendation. More

Canberra, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

A recent football game took us to the Stadium Motel and from the 1st phone call to reception to book, I knew this would be good. Brian and Dorothy made us more than welcome, provided great information about the surroundings and really provided a good standard of accommodation in a great city - I loved hamilton, the people are so... More

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Brian S, Owner at Stadium Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the great comments Richard, you were awesome guests, and it was a pleasure having you stay. More

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

The owners (Brian and Dorothy) are very accommodating and helpful. We were staying on holiday and all their recommendations for travel and sight seeing were perfect and made the trip all that much better. The hotel rooms are excellent, beds perfect and comfortable, the oversized bathrooms are equipped with jetted tubs and tile floors, and very large! The kitchen area... More

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Brian S, Owner at Stadium Motel, responded to this review

Great guests, thank you for the kind comments! More

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

We had a very comfortable stay at the stadium motel apartments whilst in Hamilton for a little more than a week for a family wedding . The service we received was second to none...thanks to Dorothy and Brain who we found to be extremely friendly and accomodating. The rooms are very modern, clean, comfortable and bathrooms are fitted with spa... More

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Brian S, Owner at Stadium Motel, responded to this review

It is always a highlight to receive great comments, and they are appreciated, thank you! More

Salinas, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

We ended up in Hamilton after leaving the Waitomo Caves where we had been on a 5 hour Black Abyss tour. ..in other words. . while it was wonderful, we were exhausted and cold. Brian, the host, was wonderful from the first. Got us a great rooms for our family (family suite) (2 parents, 2 college students) and gave us... More

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Brian S, Owner at Stadium Motel, responded to this review

You were great guests, and it was a pleasure hosting your stay. We do hope you were able to take home the goods you wanted to, and had a relaxing flight. Thank you for your kind words. More

Wagga Wagga, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2011

Stayed here a week during which had family health issues also requiring a change to our bookings and a trip to Blenheim. The service and friendliness of the hosts was outstanding, the facilities were fantastic, and the support in a difficult time was exemplary. I'd recommend this motel to anyone, and certainly any time I'm back in Hamilton this would... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2011

What a fantastic motel with very high quality rooms,service, and cleaniness.I have stayed here 3 times now and will only ever stay here whilst in Hamilton. The owners are second to none and treat you with respect and as vip guests.These days I find great quality service hard to come by, at the Stadium Motel you get the whole package.I... More

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Address: 37 Willoughby Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Stadium Motel 3.5*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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The Stadium Motel is a centrally located, modern hospitality complex. The unique tranquility of being situated across the road from a picturesque tree-lined council park and reserve provides a very quiet and peaceful environment for all guests.This prime location allows for easy access (walking distance) to the CBD of Hamilton and many of the city’s sporting and theatrical clubs. Less than 50 metres from the gates to Waikato Stadium, 5 minutes walk to the nearest supermarket and restaurants, and less than 10 minutes walk to Founders Theatre, Seddon Park and the CBD makes this quiet complex ideally located to base yourself from for all activities whether business of pleasure. It is also only a short drive to the Claudelands Event Centre, The Base (New Zealand’s newest and largest shopping complex) or to Westfield’s Chartwell Mall. ... more   less 
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