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Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Looks a lot more worn and tired than the website photos show. There is a new wing but the type of room we had booked was in the old area. The pluses are that the room was clean and hotel is quiet. It is in a central location with the bonus of being situated next to main supermarkets.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad place to stay. Not luxurious either. Had the basics but the layout and fittings in the rooms are a little outdated. Quiet around the pool and restaurant area that gave it a relaxing feel. Not sure I would stay again...

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Thank Chav V
Edinburgh
Reviewed 11 December 2016

A little hard to find and on a really busy road a little out Of town centre. Very 70s feel inside the room but it was big and we had a balcony. Room was quiet and bed comfy. Bathroom had been modernised. Good breakfast.

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Thank jilla407
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We booked a room here for a family of five. Room was a decent size, could do with an update but it was clean and suited us fine for one night. Staff friendly enough as well. It was quiet which was nice. Would suit people who are not too fussy about the look of the place.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I recently conducted a seminar for 20+ people. Facilities were basic but worked fine. Projection screen and white board were included in the hire package for a reasonably-priced function room. For the buffet, we opted for two mains (roast pork and crackling with apple sauce + beef stroganoff), two sides (assorted rolls + roasted pumpkin, kumara), salads (waldorf + Indonesian...

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Thank Rex Y
Whanganui
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We had a good-sized room which easily accommodated 36-49 people seated around three sides of the room. chairs were comfortable all day. toilet facilities off a corner of the room were only just coping with the numbers of females, so it was agreed to use the male toilets as unisex. Food for the day was disappointing and did not live...

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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for work for a week . The rooms were ok and staff were friendly. However after returning from work at 5.30pm it's Winter and quite dark. The guest laundry is situated at the rear of the property. The most intense and scariest experience. Walking down a dark alley with minimal lighting or through the hotel grounds (still...

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Thank joannelC56YV
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Recently stayed in a family room. Was perfect for my families needs and had plenty of space for my young children. The beds were very comfortable and the room was immaculate. Had all the amenities well catered for and great having easy access to the outside area and the pool. We found the staff very friendly and most helpful and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We booked in as a part of a group staying at the hotel in April 2016. On first glances it was easy to see that the rooms were tired and dated. They could do with a good clean not just surface clean from the house keeping team. The heater in the room was not working it blew cold air all...

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Reviewed 23 April 2016

The hotel is tired. Had an upstairs front facing room which caught all the road noise. Carpet was filthy. Had to turn the fridge off due to the noise it was making. Enquired about the gym - not much on offer and in a room way out the back. Staff were friendly and competent. I rated cleanliness below as average...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui

Address: 379 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand (Formerly The Avenue Hotel And Conf Ctr)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Price Range: €75 - €93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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“Family room was wonderful with ground floor location.”
 of 5 bubbles BoJo76, 12 May 2016 | Read review
“Dont stay here unless you are prepared for a cheap and nasty experience.”
 of 5 bubbles 103rusty, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Not street facing”
 of 5 bubbles 833gavinw, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Have to access from back entrance after desk staff leave.”
 of 5 bubbles lujamesm, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room away from the main road”
 of 5 bubbles reinhard0753, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
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