Accommodation in Hamilton… Hamilton is a modern progressive city with a population of 203,000
if you’re looking for nightlife, quality hotel accommodation, shopping, great food or family entertainment you will find it in Hamilton, conveniently located in the center of the North Island 200 kilometers south of Auckland – on the banks of the Waikato River,
Due to its central location within the North Island, Hamilton is a popular overnight stop for many people visiting New Zealand, it offers you a broad range of accommodation that will suit everyone’s needs – from quality hotels or motels through to backpackers or camping grounds
A popular area to find Hotels is beside the Waikato River with a few hotel rooms enjoying a river view, plus easy access to the cycling, walking or jogging track beside the river.
As well as Hotels, Hamilton has a large selection of Motels most are conveniently found on the main roads leading into the city
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Major attractions in the Waikato area…
Waitomo Caves is 1 hour drive south of Hamilton, The amazing cathedral like caverns of Waitomo are lit with millions of tiny glow worms, Waitomo caves are a must see when in the Waikato area.
Hobbitsville in Matamata A pleasant 55 minute drive through idyllic farmland and you are in Matamata – if you are a fan of the movies or the books you will enjoy the Hobbit tour that starts from Matamata
Surfing at Raglan Beach escape the city for Raglan on the rugged west coast famous for the left hand break at Manu beach as well as, Cafes and Art Galleries. Only 45 minutes from Hamilton.
Otorohanga KiwiHouse – was established in 1969 to rescue New Zealand’s unique birds and reptiles from the ravages of predators and De-forestation, it is now a wonderful tourist attraction and a breeding centre undertaking scientific research, sharing knowledge and reintroducing species to the wild. Only 48 minutes from Hamilton City and close to Waitomo caves so you could visit both attractions on the same day
Closer to Hamilton is the Oolong Tea farm or Hamilton Gardens…
Hamilton Novotel offers excellent accommodation right in the CBD conveniently close to the start of the paddle boat tours along the Waikato River, an interesting relaxing trip for the whole family – as you make your way along the Waikato River you will discover the natural scenic side of Hamilton City not easily seen from the road – some of Hamilton’s finest houses are sited along the banks of the Waikato River.