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Art Deco Masonic Hotel

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Cheshire, UK
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went here with friends and had lunch plus a couple of beers. The food was good and the service very pleasant. The main reason for going here though was to enjoy the iconic setting and it did not disappoint.

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Cascais, Portugal
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A beautiful Place full of Art Deco originals.The room was magnificent,the staff were very attentive and helpful.If you ever are in New Zealand and are a lover of Art Deco,this Hotel is a must and his location in Napier is very central.Napier is a very interesting City.

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your review. We are proud of our staff here at the Masonic, they treat the hotel as their own and take a great deal of pride in the building. We have many Art Deco features throughout the hotel and also throughout Napier and are indeed the place to stay if you are a lover of...

Hokitika, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We checked out the stunning interior décor of this beautiful building. One area was being prepared for a VIP dinner - lovely décor; the bar and lobby are also stunning. Got a table for lunch and enjoyed goats milk tart; and calamari. both full of flavor and the calamari was melt-in-your-mouth tender. Busy weekend but the meals came quickly despite...

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, It's great that you could come and visit over the weekend and that you enjoyed your lunch in our award winning Emporium Eatery and Bar. Thanks for visiting. Regards, Graeme

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have previously stayed at this hotel, but not with our children and not in the apartment. What a delight to unlock the door to our room to discover such a spacious beautifully decorated place. The children were delighted with their own room complete with tv and wifi and we were delighted to have our own space to! The lounge/...

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks for the thorough review. Our Apartment can be either 2 bedrooms or 3 bedrooms, all with ensuites. It is the only space of its type in the Napier CBD and the outdoor space just adds to it. The location of our hotel is perfect also with Marine Parade right across the road and also shopping right on...

Bristol - UK
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This Is a fantastic hotel. We would not have visited Napier had a friend not recommended it, we are so glad we did. Due to a fire many yeas ago the whole town was Rebuilt in the Art Deco style. It is amazing. The hotel itself is lovely. Our room, whilst not large was adequate and was really nicely decorated...

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Jenny, Thanks for stopping in to Napier and the Art Deco Masonic Hotel, we're glad you chose us. The earthquake in 1931 brought about the Art Deco style which we are now known for throughout Napier and indeed our building also. Hopefully one day you'll come and visit again. Regards, Graeme

New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fun to stay in an art deco hotel that is centrally located. Clean, quiet and attentive staff. The onsite restaurant is good and everything is within walking distance. I would stay here again. Recommended!

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks for the review. Being centrally located we are in the ideal place for shopping and sightseeing. And our award winning Emporium Eatery and Bar is hugely popular with locals and visitors alike. Thanks again. Regards, Graeme

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed here Art Deco Week, it was a busy hotel and the staff was so helpful and happy to assist. My room was a single room with my own bathroom on the second floor. PROS: Very Clean room Well decorated in original Art Deco Quiet location Comfortable and warm/cool Fully air-conditioned Great View from front balcony Great choice of...

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks for the review on one of our single rooms. We have 2 of these in our hotel and they are very popular. Every room has its own air conditioning and the balcony is a popular choice for all guests in our hotel for a quiet glass and to watch the world go by. Hopefully we'll see you...

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location in such a great little town. The place was professionally run, it was clean and tidy with nice attention to detail. Lovely outdoor area upstairs and outdoor area within the two restaurants. The room was nicely laid out. Free wifi. Comfortable bed and a good shower.

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Chris C, Thank you for staying with us recently. A great attention to detail has been paid during our recent refurbishment throughout our building. We also indeed do have free WiFi throughout our hotel and restaurants. See you again soon. Regards, Graeme

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel, amazing atmosphere, clean rooms which are very nicely furnished. Top location in the middle of the center of Napier. I can also recommend the hotel bar in its Art Deco stile which serves very good drinks! (try the "old fashioned" ;) )

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your review. Our location is a huge plus for us with so many activities and amenities right on our doorstep. And, yes, Emporium Eatery and Bar certainly is a fantastic place to both have a drink and also to dine. Regards, Graeme

Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hotel has a lovely Art Deco vibe to it. Really nice bar restaurant. The roof top deck overlooks the water and it is a great place to join up with friends with a bottle of wine. The rooms however are much too small. If you have two suitcases you are really jammed in there. They block the temperature control...

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NapierHotels, Manager at Art Deco Masonic Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for staying here and also for taking the time to post a review. A couple of points I'd like to make; yes some of our rooms (Superior Queens, hence the Queen bed) are on the small side but our King and Studio Rooms are much larger and more spacious. Also, you'll find in most hotels around...

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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Napier's best located Boutique Hotel, on the waterfront with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean - Masonic Hotel is an Art Deco jewel. Right in the heart of 1930's Napier and opposite Hawke's Bay's MTG (museum), The Art Deco Centre and i-SITE, Masonic Hotel's location is perfect for exploring Art Deco Napier. With a choice of stylish and individual Rooms, Studios, Suites, Apartments your stay at Art Deco Masonic Hotel is guaranteed to add glamour and fond memories to your Napier experience. Art Deco Masonic Hotel guests enjoy a choice of bar and dining options including our "World's Best Bars" Emporium Eatery and Bar serving delicious breakfasts, seasonal all-day sharing plates, locally roasted coffee and a great range of New Zealand and international beers, wines and spirits. The Hotel has a variety of unique spaces for conferences, functions and celebrations and guests enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi. "We look forward to sharing this award winning character Hotel with you and hope you enjoy the hospitality of our friendly team." - Craig Hay and Neil Barber, Owners and Proprietors. "2015/2016 Hospitality NZ's Award For Excellence "Supreme Champion" and "Best Accommodation Hotel". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Art Deco Masonic Hotel

Address: 2 Tennyson Street | Corner Tennyson St. & Marine Parade,, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range: RM659 - RM2,954 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Art Deco Masonic Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Masonic Hotel Napier
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“All rooms are very good but the best ones are facing the Beach with lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles 886mariaf, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quieter side facing Tennyson Street”
 of 5 bubbles clintb771, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quiet. Comfortable. Quality. ”
 of 5 bubbles DeeFromMelb, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 219 is great. ”
 of 5 bubbles bobbiec705, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You get what you pay for - they have cheaper rooms available but they are understandably smaller.”
 of 5 bubbles natalies620, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
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