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The Devon Hotel & Conference Center

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4620, New Zealand
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Ranked #19 of 30 Hotels in New Plymouth
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cologne, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't come here for a quiet romantic couple's weekend! The hotel is absolutely huge, and a favourite for big groups and families because of it's excellent facilities (plenty of parking, a garden, pool, popular buffet restaurant etc). We found the staff very friendly and helpful & the breakfasts were great. I would definitely come back again on our next... More

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thanks for joining us, and for your feedback. Hope to see you back soon. More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Teen age school sports team running in the hall ways, shouting and knocking on all the doors. no service in the restaurant, couldn’t get a drink, offered water at the end of the meal . was I invisible ??

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Colin - thanks for taking the trouble to give feedback now. We were pleased to be able to host a number of school teams last week, and I'm sorry the team never picked up the noise the young ones were making, or that we received any feedback to follow through on. Please be assured our team are absolutely committed to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently enjoyed THE DEVON for our yearly Barteracrd Conference. I was impressed with the brilliant facilities for conferences. different room options to cater for any numbers. The food was superb and the Event Management personel very professional. My room was wonderful with huge telly and a super compfortable bed, topped off with own private outdoor setting, and access thru... More

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thanks for those kind comments. We'd love to see you back....maybe when you are not working next time. Cheers, Peter and all the team More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here as part of a work conference and it was fantastic, the rooms were spacious, tidy and comfortable - the staff were very friendly and nothing was a problem. Would happily stay here again for business or personal travel.

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thanks for those kind comments. We hope to see you back soon. Best wishes, Peter and all the team More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended the New Zealand Biosecurity Institute Conference (aka NETS2014) at the end of July. The hotel is well appointed after a recent upgrade and provides excellent conference facilities for groups of up to 300. The rooms are comfortable and very clean. the location is close (walking distance) to the main street and restaurants of New Plymouth. The hotel is... More

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Piha, New Zealand
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68 reviews 68 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was wowed by this hotel. It had a simple elegance to it. From the foyer, bar and of course to the room. The room was well layed out and used the space to make it seem more roomy. Would have loved to have been there for a summer night and used the deck too! We were there for a... More

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback, and kind comments. Hope to see you back soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

We had a two night stay in the Devon Hotel In the most enormous and beautifully appointed room. Two king sized beds, two TVs, huge bathroom with spa bath and shower and a really comfortable seating area. All the staff were incredibly friendly and it is clear from the welcome we experienced that this family run hotel takes their guests... More

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thanks Zos, I hope it's not too long before we see you back in god's own! Best, Peter & Rosemary et al More

Tauranga, New Zealand
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

stayed overnight at The Devon, really friendly and helpful staff. Beds nice and clean and comfortable. Room a little hot but others would have liked that. we just turned the air conditioning down. downstairs bar staff were excellent and nothing was too much trouble for them as we didn't want a huge meal, just a snack after a big ay.... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed for 3 night weekend. The room was really clean and well equipped. Nothing wrong with the bed. The restaurant downstairs was pretty good too. The hotel itself is well situated and not too much of a walk to other pubs and restaurants. Enjoyed the stay and will not hesitate to return.

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thanks for joining us Andrew. We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Peter Tennent More

Gisborne
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

The beds were really soft, sunken in, old and very uncomfortable. The other two singles in the room didn't fair much better, but i resorted to sleep in one of those as they were better than the queen. I did complain about the bed to the staff. They weren't very apolgetic, asked me what I wanted to do and I... More

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Peter T, Owner at The Devon Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hi Jenine, Thanks for joining us, and for your feedback. I'm pleased you loved Marbles Buffet, but not happy that you had a less than perfect sleep. All our beds are regularly replaced to try and assist just that. But, we are phasing out single beds in any of our rooms - with most guests preferring kings, queens, or doubles. More

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Additional Information about The Devon Hotel & Conference Center

Address: 390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4620, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Devon Hotel & Conference Center 3.5*
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