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Featured New Zealand Historic Hotels

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Heritage Queenstown

Heritage Queenstown

91 Fernhill Road, Queenstown
  • Free Cancellation
  • Reserve now, pay when you stay
4.5 out of 5.0
 
 

Heritage Queenstown features an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a gym. Free parking is available if you drive. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with securing valuables, dry cleaning/laundry, and concierge services. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and a spa tub.

Heritage Queenstown$122

Jan 25 - Jan 26

Heritage Queenstown$122
Heritage Christchurch

Heritage Christchurch

28 - 30 Cathedral Square, Christchurch
    4.5 out of 5.0
     
     

    At Heritage Christchurch, guests enjoy features like an indoor pool, a gym, and a sauna. Valet parking is offered for NZD 20 per night. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with tours or tickets, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include free WiFi in public areas, a spa tub, and a business center.

    Heritage Christchurch$129

    Jan 26 - Jan 27

    Heritage Christchurch$129
    Prince's Gate Hotel

    Prince's Gate Hotel

    1057 Arawa Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
    • Free Cancellation
    • Reserve now, pay when you stay
    4.5 out of 5.0
     
     

    Guests of Prince's Gate Hotel enjoy 3 outdoor pools, an indoor pool, and a children's pool. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NZD 30 per person one way. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with securing valuables, tours or tickets, and dry cleaning/laundry. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and a spa tub.

    Prince's Gate Hotel$80

    Feb 1 - Feb 2

    Prince's Gate Hotel$80
    The Esplanade Hotel

    The Esplanade Hotel

    1 Victoria Road, Auckland
    • Free Cancellation
    • Reserve now, pay when you stay
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Guests of The Esplanade Hotel enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and coffee in a common area. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NZD 95 per vehicle. Front-desk staff can assist with luggage storage, tours or tickets, and dry cleaning/laundry. Other amenities at this beach hotel include free newspapers, a terrace, and laundry facilities.

    The Esplanade Hotel$80

    Jan 25 - Jan 26

    The Esplanade Hotel$80
    The Kentish Hotel

    The Kentish Hotel

    5 Queen Street, Waiuku
    • Free Cancellation
    • Reserve now, pay when you stay
    2.5 out of 5.0
     
     

    Guests staying at The Kentish Hotel enjoy access to a casino, a nightclub, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available on request) for NZD 80.00 per person one way. Front-desk staff can assist with luggage storage, securing valuables, and concierge services. Other amenities at this golf inn include a conference center, a business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.

    The Kentish Hotel$73

    Jan 25 - Jan 26

    The Kentish Hotel$73
    Larnach Lodge

    Larnach Lodge

    145 Camp Road, Dunedin
    • Free Cancellation
    • Reserve now, pay when you stay
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Larnach Lodge features free WiFi in public areas, free newspapers, and laundry facilities. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. Front-desk staff can assist with tours or tickets, securing valuables, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury lodge include a gift shop and a garden.

    Larnach Lodge$91

    Jan 25 - Jan 26

    Larnach Lodge$91
    Chateau Tongariro Hotel

    Chateau Tongariro Hotel

    State Highway 48, Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park
    • Free Cancellation
    • Reserve now, pay when you stay
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    At Chateau Tongariro Hotel, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a gym, and a sauna. There's free parking and a train station shuttle. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with tours/tickets and luggage storage. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and an arcade/game room.

    Chateau Tongariro Hotel$69

    Feb 21 - Feb 22

    Chateau Tongariro Hotel$69
    Baywick Inn

    Baywick Inn

    52 Domett Street, Nelson
      4.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      At Baywick Inn, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, a library, and a terrace. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an area shuttle for a fee. Staff members are on hand to provide tour or ticket assistance, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Other amenities at this adults-only bed & breakfast include laundry facilities, a garden, and a picnic area.

      Baywick Inn$131

      Jan 25 - Jan 26

      Baywick Inn$131
      Colonial House Motel

      Colonial House Motel

      178 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri
      • Free Cancellation
      • Reserve now, pay when you stay
      3.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      Renovated in 2015, Colonial House Motel offers a children's pool, free WiFi in public areas, and a seasonal outdoor pool. You can take advantage of free parking if you drive. Front-desk staff can assist with tours/tickets and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a terrace, laundry facilities, and a reception hall.

      Colonial House Motel$104

      Jan 30 - Jan 31

      Colonial House Motel$104
      Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel

      Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel

      338 Lincoln Road, Addington, Christchurch
      • Free Cancellation
      • Reserve now, pay when you stay
      2.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      A local mainstay since 1874, Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a computer station, and free newspapers. There's free parking, and a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available 24 hours) for NZD 20 per person. Front-desk staff can assist with tours or tickets, luggage storage, and dry cleaning/laundry. Other amenities at this historic hostel include laundry facilities and a picnic area.

      Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel$41

      Jan 31 - Feb 1

      Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel$41
      The Classic Villa

      The Classic Villa

      17 Worcester Blvd, Christchurch Arts Center, Christchurch
      • Free Cancellation
      • Reserve now, pay when you stay
      5.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      The Classic Villa features free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour business center, and a meeting room. You can take advantage of free parking, along with limo/town car service. Front-desk staff can assist with tours or tickets, securing valuables, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury lodge include a computer station, a library, and free newspapers.

      The Classic Villa$112

      Feb 20 - Feb 21

      The Classic Villa$112
      The Crown Hotel Napier

      The Crown Hotel Napier

      Cnr Bridge Street and Hardinge Road, Napier
      • Free Cancellation
      • Reserve now, pay when you stay
      4.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      Guests of The Crown Hotel Napier enjoy a gym, free WiFi in public areas, and a conference center. You can put free parking to good use if you drive. Front-desk staff can assist with securing valuables, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a business center, a computer station, and a library.

      The Crown Hotel Napier$128

      Jan 25 - Jan 26

      The Crown Hotel Napier$128
      Heritage Auckland

      Heritage Auckland

      35 Hobson Street, Auckland
      • Free Cancellation
      • Reserve now, pay when you stay
      4.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      Heritage Auckland features an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a gym. Valet parking is available for NZD 45 per day. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with securing valuables, luggage storage, and tours or tickets. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a sauna, a rooftop terrace, and free WiFi in public areas.

      Heritage Auckland$112

      Jan 30 - Jan 31

      Heritage Auckland$112
      Chapel Apartments

      Chapel Apartments

      81 Moray Place, Dunedin, Otago
      • Free Cancellation
      • Reserve now, pay when you stay
      4.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      A local mainstay since 1863, Chapel Apartments offers free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out. Free parking is available if you drive. Staff members can help with accommodation requests, and provide luggage storage. This apartment building also has laundry facilities.

      Chapel Apartments$184

      Feb 1 - Feb 2

      Chapel Apartments$184
      The Station House Motel

      The Station House Motel

      7 Elizabeth Street, Collingwood
        3.5 out of 5.0
         
         

        A local mainstay since 1907, The Station House Motel offers free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out. You can take advantage of free valet parking if you drive. A multilingual staff is on hand to help with luggage storage, and offer sightseeing advice. Additional amenities include a terrace, laundry facilities, and barbecue grills.

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