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    Grosvenor Hotel

    26 Cains Terrace, Timaru, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good46%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “first floor” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 246 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for two nights. The bed was really hard and uncomfortable and the pillows were terrible. Clean rooms but basic and boring. The bathrooms are very outdated made clear even more so by the rooms having recently been recarpeted and painted. The food downstairs...More

    Thank Elizabeth M
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Greetings Elizabeth M Thank you for taking the time to write a review on The Grosvenor. Our hotel comprises of Standard Room, Superior Room, and Suites. So, more expensive rooms would have better amenities than the standard rooms. Renovation at The Grosvenor has been ongoing...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Had a wedding to attend at Labour Weekend, so booked into the Grosvenor in Timaru for two nights. We booked the Queen Suite, where the Queen had stayed back in the 1954. Upon arriving, we noticed that the exterior was in serious need of paint...More

    Thank SouthernFoody1957
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Greetings SouthernFoody1957 Thank you for taking the time to write a heart felt review upon The Grosvenor. Yes, there's much that could be added into Room 101 (Queen Suite, the room that Her Majesty herself rested during her Jubilee visit). The only gripe is that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    A little disappointed with this hotel, on check we were not receive with the enthusiasm one would have expected from this historic hotel. While the room had been refurbished and clean there was no atmosphere created with the refurbishment. No fridge in the room and...More

    Thank David G
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Greetings David G We are disappointed for not meeting your expectation. The Grosvenor is graded as a 3-star hotel by Qualmark, national standard by New Zealand Tourism Board. Due to our sustainability policy, fridge is available on request. We don't believe a fridge needs to...More

    Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

    We were looking for a nice place to stay as we tired after a full day traveling, unfortunately we didn't find the room comfortable and checked out. The staff were faultless, the Hotel had character, especially the old style lift. It is an old style...More

    Thank Helen D
    Reviewed October 2, 2017

    The floor tilted . The floor creaked. The bathroom was old, old, old - I had to climb up into the shower and my head nearly hit the roof. On the plus side the bed was comfy. And the room was clean. There were weird...More

    1  Thank Styly_Girl
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor HotelResponded October 4, 2017

    Greetings Styly-Girl Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We appreciate all the kind things that you said about the Grosvenor. Our Superior Room bathrooms are all revamped, and your description tells me that you have booked inside a Standard room. If...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $64 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Timaru
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