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    Waitomo Caves Hotel

    Lemon Point Road | RD7, Waitomo Caves 9999, New Zealand
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    07/05/2017 07/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          $62
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          Overview
          • Excellent13%
          • Very good33%
          • Average26%
          • Poor15%
          • Terrible13%
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed July 19, 2016

          Really nice hotel for the cost ($70 NZD when we booked). Included a continental breakfast free of charge as well. It is a very retro hotel but it was pretty cool. We also liked the modern hot tubs they had installed. Beds were comfortable and...More

          1  Thank John Z
          Response from Corinne C, Manager at Waitomo Caves HotelResponded August 16, 2016

          Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay with us. We believe we provide exceptional good value for money and are very pleased our guests agree with us. Great to hear you enjoyed the comfortable beds and the terrific...More

          Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

          When you're prepared for an old school experience this hotel really lives up to the expectation. It was old, but absolutely gorgeous. From the chandelier to the fountain in the dining area, even to the little old touches in our room. This place is full...More

          1  Thank Jemma C
          Response from Corinne C, Manager at Waitomo Caves HotelResponded August 16, 2016

          Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Waitomo Caves Hotel. We are thrilled you loved your time with us and enjoyed the charm and character of our hotel. Great to hear you loved everything and would like to stay again. We look forward...More

          Reviewed July 15, 2016

          My family and myself stayed at the Waitomo Caves Hotel as part of a school holiday trip. We wanted to show our children (11y and 14y) the central North Island as a change to the typical Gold Coast/fiji trips. We stayed night in Rotorua Millennium,...More

          1  Thank James G
          Response from Corinne C, Manager at Waitomo Caves HotelResponded August 16, 2016

          Thank you for your lovely review! We are thrilled you had a great time at our hotel and enjoyed everything it has to offer from hospitality to history. We look forward to your next visit!

          Reviewed July 12, 2016

          This hotel really needs a lot of money spent on it, however, it is quirky and the rooms were warm. The bathrooms are very old. The photos are not a real image of the hotel, it is more tired than it shows in the photos....More

          1  Thank Louise C
          Response from Corinne C, Manager at Waitomo Caves HotelResponded August 16, 2016

          Thank your for taking the time to post a review on your recent stay with us. I can assure you the photos on the website are recent and not 'doctored' in any way. Thank you for you comments about the restaurant. I am delighted you...More

          Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

          My husband and I stayed here for 1 night. The room was old and tired, with only 1 plug socket (out of 2 that were available) were working. The room, and whole property, was freezing!! The receptionist was lovely and got us an extra heater...More

          1  Thank This-is-the-life-09
          Response from Corinne C, Manager at Waitomo Caves HotelResponded August 16, 2016

          Thank you for placing a review on your recent stay at Waitomo Caves Hotel. Sorry to hear you felt the hotel was cold. It can be challenging to keep it warm on very cold nights in the middle of winter. We provide heaters in rooms...More

          Woodlyn Park
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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Laundry Service
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • $61 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • Waikato Region >
          • Waitomo Caves
          • Also Known As
          • Hotel Waitomo Caves ,
          • Waitomo Caves Otorohanga
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          Traveler (284)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          PeanutWellington
          HI, i cant find any information about the breakfast - is it a buffet or can one order a normal a la carte breakfast?
          March 20, 2016|
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          Response from Brian R | 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
          How can I reach to the hotel from the bus stop? Is there any extra car to get to the hotel? Or any recommendation to get there? :) Thank you :)
          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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