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Waitomo Caves Hotel

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Overview
Lemon Point Road Rd7, Waitomo Caves 9999 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stunning views, creaky floorboards, dated decor, but comfortable enough and a fun place to stay Loved the big leather lounge in front of fireplace! Breakfast was lovely, we didn’t eat dinner there but others who did said they really enjoyed it

Thank GabbiD
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a poor example of NZ hospitality. The woman at reception was rude from the moment she finally looked up to see us... then unfriendly & unhelpful. The wallpaper in our room was torn and frayed. Linens were new & clean! It’s a grand...More

Thank Sawhira
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Positives, the location is perfect for caving and other local adventures in the area. And the view on the hill priceless but we were in the top turret with hat advantage compared to the other rooms i suspect. But...outdated and, hmmm , well-worn would be...More

Thank 946shannons
Reviewed 6 days ago

Impressive building and grounds, and great common areas, but our room left a lot to be desired. Scuff marks all over the walls, door was in disrepair, strange yellow stains on the edges of the shower stall, a huge fly was left buzzing around, wifi...More

Thank blacksasquatch
Reviewed 1 week ago

Other reviews will tell you this hotel is rather dated, with worn carpet, peeling wallpaper and interesting amenities. They are correct. BUT, in saying that, I actually really enjoyed my stay here. I felt like I was in some kind of movie. It is such...More

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About
Description
Waitomo Caves Hotel provides a taste of the early 19th Century grand tour hotel experience in our own time. Majestically positioned on a promontory above the Waitomo village and the world famous Waitomo caves the More hotel offers sweeping views across the lush farmland, the hills and bush of the King Country. The hotel boasts sparkling crystal chandeliers, a vast art collection, spacious clean rooms, deliciously comfortable beds and a decadent spa area. Stay with us and experience the elegance of travel from a bygone era. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$79 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Waitomo Caves
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Waitomo Caves Otorohanga
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Waitomo District > Waitomo Caves
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$79 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Waitomo Caves
,
Waitomo Caves Otorohanga
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Waitomo District > Waitomo Caves
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Traveler (425)
Room & Suite (98)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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PeanutWellington
March 20, 2016|
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Response from 339brianr | Reviewed this property |
Continental (NZ$14) with al a cart on top (off memory around NZ$10-15 extra per item).
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natcharee h
August 21, 2015|
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Response from Candida T | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry. We drove to that area, so Im not sure about the public transport.
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Room Tips
"Don’t stay here"
jkl1947
2 weeks ago
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"Ask for bush facing with balcony access"
liannemylie
Aug 25, 2018
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"History buffs will love"
jalinn2016
Jul 24, 2018
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"If you believe in ghosts, dont stay in rooms 25, 14, 12 or 12a"
Chrismac851
Jul 15, 2018
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