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Hamilton Vacation Package Deals

If you're eager to combine your hotels and flights to save some dough, you've come to the right place! Kick back, unwind and let the travel gurus at Orbitz help you design an amazing Hamilton vacation.

You'll be able to save up to $369^ when you bundle your bookings. All you have to do is pick your desired airfares, hotels, experiences and rental cars.

And with 500 partner airlines and more than 500,000 hotels globally, you've got the freedom to decide who to fly with and where to stay!

Hamilton Travel Guide

Where is Hamilton?

So, you've heard Hamilton is a great place to visit? Can't for the life of you remember where it is? Let us point you in the right direction.

It's situated about 240 miles north of the national capital, Wellington, and 11 miles southeast of Ngaruawahia.

It's an area of Waikato that roughly 150,000 people live in.

Places to Visit in Hamilton

Memorial Park is the perfect place to go to take five. Find a bench with a decent view, sit yourself down and observe the passers-by as they wander around. Want to keep the good times rolling? Take a stroll through the amazing gardens of Hamilton Gardens. Admire the wide array of plants, see if you can spot some wildlife or simply relax under the trees. But there's more! The plays and other stage shows held at Founders Theatre are wonderful representations of the local culture.

Car Rentals in Hamilton

Adventure is calling, and there’s no better way to find it than with the freedom of your own wheels. See and do more by checking out car rentals in Hamilton with the help of Orbitz.

Getting in by plane? Thrifty Car Rental at Hamilton International Airport is the place to make your way to after you land.

In the main area of the city, you'll find Avis at 4 Vialou Street. Its central location makes for a straightforward pick up. Why not also try Hertz? They can be found at 98 Tristram St.

Where to stay in Hamilton – Hotel Accommodation

Lock in your hotel in Hamilton ASAP and start planning the rest of your awesome vacation. Orbitz currently boasts 61 accommodations available in this destination.

The Novotel Tainui Hamilton is a fabulous choice if you're searching for luxury accommodations. If that's unavailable, we recommend the Aspen Manor Motel. If you're more of a bargain hunter, take a look at some of our cheaper alternatives. You'll have plenty of change rattling around in your pockets if you take a room at the Colonial City Motel and Conference Centre (23 Thackeray Street) or the Hamilton Town & Country Motel (597 Cambridge Road).

Nearest Airports to Hamilton

If you're planning to fly in to Hamilton, you'll likely be arriving at Auckland International Airport (AKL). Grab a bite to eat and find your bearings after exiting the plane. This is the closest airport, sitting 60 miles from the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Hamilton

If you have seen the best of Hamilton and have a day to spare, don't fret! Just 16 miles away is Huntly, and there's so much here that you certainly won't be bored. If you want to make a day of it, stop by the Ngarauwahia War Memorial first. Then make your way to the Turangawaewae Marae and Lake Hakanoa Walkway. Located 20 miles away, Kihikihi is one more neighboring destination. If you come here, make sure you get to the Alphra Lavenders, the Rose Garden and the Te Awamutu Museum.

Join Orbitz Rewards

We know... rewards programs are a dime a dozen. But who doesn't want those small perks and dollar savings? We've come up with an easy system that will reward you fast! To earn instant Orbucks, simply continue booking with us!

So, how do you redeem Orbucks? It's easy — you can use your Orbitz Rewards points on your very next booking. And, if you want special perks at Orbitz Rewards VIP Hotels, just get gold or platinum membership. How do you do that? All you need to do is lock in four nights for gold status and 12 nights for platinum.

No Cancellation Fees

If you need to cancel or adjust your booking, you'll be thrilled to hear we won't hit you with a fee.^ Your selected airline and hotel might not either if you contact them quickly!

Top Rated Hotels for your Hamilton Vacation

Novotel Tainui Hamilton
Novotel Tainui Hamilton
4.5 out of 5.0 7 Alma Street, Hamilton
Free Cancellation
$102
4.7/5 (3 reviews)

Wonderful staff and amenities. Highly recommended!

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2018
At Novotel Tainui Hamilton, guests have access to a fitness center, WiFi in public areas, and conference space. Valet parking is available for NZD 25 per night. ...
Ventura Inn & Suites Hamilton
Ventura Inn & Suites Hamilton
3.5 out of 5.0 23 Clarence Street, Hamilton
$90
4.0/5 (13 reviews)

Loved our stay. Roomy, clean, good breakfast, friendly staff

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019
Ventura Inn & Suites Hamilton features an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free ...
Hidden Lake Hotel and Apartments
Hidden Lake Hotel and Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 94 Queen St, Cambridge, Waikato
$113
5.0/5 (1 reviews)

The staff in front desk very friendly and helpful, they provide quickly when we ask for something we need

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020
Guests of Hidden Lake Hotel and Apartments enjoy a spa tub, free WiFi in public areas, and a conference center. If you drive, put free parking to good use. The ...

Things To Do during your Hamilton Vacation

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.