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    Grosvenor Hotel

    26 Cains Terrace, Timaru, New Zealand
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    • Excellent26%
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    “Good Value in the Heart of Timaru”
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stayed at The Grosvenor for one night in a Superior Room. The old building certainly is striking, with lovely architecture and loads of history, including the distinction of having once been accommodation for HRH Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip during a visit to New...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    what a lovely old building externally-lots of character.After a very friendly and quick check in we used the lift-a taste of bygone days which is i think partly what this hotel is about.The corridors are quirky decorated but the room was lovely-very mute colours,comfy bed...More

    Thank malcTorbay
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor Hotel

    Greetings malcTorbay Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review on The Grosvenor. We appreciate your kind words. That meant the world to us. As you know, hospitality industry is a double edged sword. We have praises and criticisms on equal measures....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I recently booked in to The Grosvenor for two nights. I was very happy. It is a great old hotel and a landmark in Timaru. The rooms are clean. Bathroom was immaculate. I was there for two relatively cold evenings and the room was heated...More

    Thank sideshowbob3
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor Hotel

    Greetings Sideshow Bob Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your positivity. It is refreshing to get compliments for things that we do well and not merely hearing complaints for things that we could have done better. We send you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Booked on line and all looked satisfactory until we were given our room. Rooms,corridors etc old,dated and had that stale smell. Absolutely nothing like the pictures in the web site. Another couple walked out just prior to us as well.Very disappointing and totally false advertising.More

    Thank jollyr57
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor Hotel

    Greetings jollyr57 How are we supposed to have false advertising in New Zealand? The Law is there to protect consumers. All photos on Booking.com were taken by its own manager. Photos on Tripadvisor were posted by guests. We have Suites, Superior Rooms and Standard Rooms....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Located in the center of Timaru, this hotel surprises with a colorful decor, which in our case culminated in a pop-art like painting of a cigar-smoking goose that loomed above the double bed, and a blue disco-light stripe along the panorama window onto the parking...More

    Thank martinrummel
    Response from wiredfrog, Owner at Grosvenor Hotel

    Greetings martinrummel Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our King Suite 215. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. There are a lot of cafes within walking distance away from The Grosvenor. While we provide coffee, it's...More

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    • US$53 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Trevor J
    could I see reviews for your restaurant , thankyou
    17 November 2016|
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    paddypower72
    Re your reply to my review. 1/ You should make it very clear that you have a loan hairdryer. 2. You do not have complimentary shampoo/moisteriser etc. you have generic pump 'gel' in the shower. I was simply pointing this out to future travellers. Finally just a tip- these reviews are not there for you to 'defend' yourself. Sometimes this comes across as an attempt to 'argue' your case or discount the feedback. As i said my stay was pleasant and i appreciate your dog friendly status. The main issue really was the lack of idea and servcing re the remote batteries. Which i see you did not even acknowledge. cheers
    30 July 2015|
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