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Nice Hotel & Bistro

71 Brougham St, New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Ranked #4 of 30 Hotels in New Plymouth
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  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just had two wonderful nights with Terry Parkes at the Nice Hotel. The Hotel is beautiful with exquisite design. Terry's art and fascinating collections are world class (especially loved all the amazing mirrors). The intimate spaces including bar, different dining rooms and gorgeous outdoor spaces are great. He makes the best cocktails and the kitchen is world class.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Stayed at the Best Suits and ate at the Table restaurant at the Nice Hotel in New Plymouth. Was absolutely fabulous. Wonderful interior, the decor us amazing. Warm, friendly and great level of service. The new bar within the restaurant is perfect to come and relax and enjoy a pre-dinner drink. I stayed during January 2015 and had the most... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The meal was delicious we had bread that was so goooood! And the crayfish bisque and prawn 3 ways And we had duck and rib eye steak it was just a little over done of what we ordered on the other had ordering took a while and we were not offered the dessert menu but we will return :-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This was our first "summer" Christmas. Amazing welcome as soon as we got out of the car. What a fabulously unique hotel. It was as if we were in someone's house with extremely hospitable owner and staff. Nothing was too much trouble. An amazing Christmas lunch started at 11.30 and went on well into the afternoon.It is a hotel, a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The Nice Hotel is totally unique in the most positive way. In a world of bland, global hotels and boring B and Bs, and over priced mediocre motels, the Nice Hotel presents itself as a customized, sophisticated, slightly quirky (but fabulous) experience. I say this as a professional who travels globally for work and pleasure, and I'm taking the time... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Spend an evening with a large group of friends pre Christmas and experienced a very pleasant evening with some good food and excellent service. All food was hot and tasty. Would recommend to all as a venue for a good night out

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I return to my home town a couple of times a year and wouldnt think of staying anywhere else. This is what is great about the Nice Hotel...firstly the service. It is always top class, the environment from the beautiful rooms and bathrooms to the outside covered decking and gardens (with heaters, it is Taranaki after all!), the opulent but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My wife and I recently spent 3 weeks touring New Zealand and booked a room on the night of her birthday at the Nice Hotel. Couldn't have been a better choice and probably the best place we stayed in all of NZ. The hotel was charming, the room was great and the hospitality from Terry (the owner) and Amy (on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I recently spent the weekend in New Plymouth at the Nice Hotel. What a wonderful experience. From the warm welcome, to the fabulous décor. The bar area is simply stunning - intimate, imaginative and a delight. My room was immaculate and a little haven. Terry is a wonderful host and his team go out of their way to make you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I've found the place recommended in my Insight Guide Book and didn't think we could get in around 8 pm, for one night only, but we were lucky, and even got a discount offered for the late arrivals! The young lady at the front desk (sorry I do not remember your name) was amazingly efficient and pleasant. Showed us to... More 

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