Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
9 Riverside Drive, Whangarei, 0112, New Zealand
3.6 out of 5 rating 260 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.6
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre places you in the heart of Whangarei, within a 10-minute walk of Claphams Clock Museum and Whangarei Art Museum. This eco-friendly hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Mair Park and 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Tuatara Gallery.


Make yourself at home in one of the 115 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.


Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Claphams Clock Museum - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Whangarei Art Museum - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Claphams National Clock Museum - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Mair Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Reyburn House - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Tuatara Gallery - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Whangarei Quarry Gardens - 3 km / 1.9 mi
A. H. Reed Memorial Kauri Park - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Abbey Caves - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Whangarei Falls - 5.9 km / 3.6 mi
Clarke Homestead - 6.4 km / 4 mi
Whangaumu Bay - 16.8 km / 10.4 mi
Mcleod Bay - 25.3 km / 15.7 mi
Reotahi Bay - 28 km / 17.4 mi

The preferred airport for Distinction Whangarei Hotel & Conference Centre is Whangarei (WRE) - 7 km / 4.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 15.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 35.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking