Kia Ora ……
On behalf of our team we wish to extend to you a warm and friendly welcome to the:
PARK VIEW MOTOR LODGE
Thank you for choosing to stay with us.
Our aim is to exceed your expectations; providing a relaxed and enjoyable experience, quality service and superior amenities.
Enjoy your stay with us and if there is anything we can do to make your stay more enjoyable, please do not hesitate to inform us. We value your patronage and your comments. If you enjoy your stay please review us on Trip Advisor www.tripadvisor.co.nz/UserReview
This compendium outlines the services available during your stay. An online version of this compendium is available at www.parkviewmotorlodge.co.nz/compendium
Should you require any further assistance, please contact Reception.
Donald and Jude Southee
450 Tristram St,
Phone: 07 838 1010
Check Out Time
Guests are required to vacate their unit by 10am on the day of departure.
If you require a late check out, please contact reception, the day prior to departure. We will do our best to accommodate you.
Please note that a late check out is not always possible.
Please refrain from cooking fish/seafood and other foods that may leave residual odours in your unit.
A charge may be applied if your unit is unable to be let due to lingering odours.
Emergency Evacuation Procedures
When the alarm signal is heard in your unit, please vacate your unit quickly and safely using the nearest safe exit.
Assemble on the footpath outside the Motor Lodge (next to illuminated sign), clear of the main entrance.
Free, unlimited wireless internet is available in all our units. The password is located on the telephone console in your unit.
Property left behind by guests is kept for a maximum of three months. Guests should contact the Motor Lodge to arrange the return of any items left behind.
Guests are responsible for the noise generated in their units. We trust that you will be considerate to others staying at Park View Motor Lodge. Please refrain from making excessive noise that might disturb others, particularly after 9.00pm.
Should you experience an unacceptable level of noise from an adjacent unit, please phone reception anytime, so that we can deal with this issue.
There are no specific allocated parking spaces however there are sufficient car parks for 1 vehicle per unit.
Please ensure your visitors park on the roadside.
If you have more than 1 vehicle please see reception for parking options.
Reception Hours: Mon-Fri: 7am – 9pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: 8am – 9pm
Should anything urgent arise outside these hours please phone the manager’s residence by dialing 827.
Your comfort is paramount to us, so if there is anything that requires our urgent attention, either noise issues, an unwanted bug, or a repair required, please give us the opportunity to put it right for you.
We take all reasonable care to ensure the security of your unit and belongings. For your part, please close and lock all doors to your unit and vehicle when you are not in attendance.
24hour surveillance cameras are in operation throughout the Motor Lodge.
A safe is available at reception for your smaller valuable items.
Smoking is NOT PERMITTED in the units.
Smoking is permitted in the courtyard and grounds of the Motor Lodge. Ashtrays are provided for use outside the unit.
A MINIMUM FEE OF $200.00 WILL BE CHARGED TO YOUR ACCOUNT TO COVER EXTRA CLEANING COSTS IF UNITS HAVE BEEN SMOKED IN.
Reception – dial 800
External calls - dial 1 and then the number required. Phone calls are automatically charged to your account. There is no charge for 0800 0r 0508 calls.
Internal calls – unit to unit (no charge) – dial 8 followed by the unit number, eg. 801 (unit 1) 824 (unit 24)
Emergencies (police, fire, ambulance) dial 1 then 111 (The address is 450 Tristram Street, Whitiora, Hamilton)
Anglesea Medical Centre (24 hours) 07 – 858 0800
We welcome your visitors but please respect your fellow guests. All visitors must depart by 9pm in the evening. Excessive noise and parties are not permitted.
In addition to the cooking facilities in the units, we also have available the following for guest use: Barbeque, Electric frypan and a rice cooker. Should you require any of these please contact reception.
We offer a range of delicious room service breakfasts including a full cooked breakfast, an eggs benedict or a continental breakfast.
These are available for delivery to your room from 7am – 8:15am weekdays and 8am – 9am on weekends.
Should you require breakfast outside of these times, the continental breakfast can be delivered to your room the night before.
The breakfast menus are located at reception and need to be handed in by 8:30pm the night before.
Your unit will be serviced daily during your stay, sometime between 9am and 1pm. This will include replenishment of towels and restocking of tea/coffee and bathroom amenities.
However, please help us to champion the care of the Earth’s precious resources. By hanging your towel for reuse we have the opportunity to save water, energy and minimize our use of detergents.
If you would like your bath linen replaced please leave it on the floor, and we will happily replace it when we service your room.
If you require any extra supplies such as tea, coffee or bathroom products, please contact reception.
We respect your privacy. If you do not want your room serviced on a particular day, please notify reception.
We can arrange dry cleaning services from Monday to Friday. Please enquire at Reception for a bag and Dry Cleaning form. Dry cleaning needs to be handed in at Reception by 9am for same day service.
We have a DVD player available which we are happy to connect to the TV in your room. Please contact reception if you wish to make use of this.
We have a selection of over 60 complimentary DVD’s for your enjoyment.
The Guest laundry is located to the right of the conference room building (open from 8am to 9pm). After 9pm access is available using your unit key – please lock again after use.
The washing machine and dryer are complimentary – Full wash cycle is approximately 45 minutes.
Washing powder is available at Reception at a cost of $2.00 per sachet (adequate for one load).
If you require a complimentary New Zealand Herald to be delivered to your door Monday to Saturday mornings, please contact reception.
Pillows and Blankets
We understand everyone has their own personal preference in pillows. If you would prefer a different type of pillow to that on your bed we can offer you the following choices:
Please contact reception and we will provide the pillow you select, subject to availability.
Additional blankets can also be obtained from reception if you require more bedding than that provided.
Portacot and high chair
For those travelling with young children, we have a portacot and high chair available for no additional charge. Please contact reception if you require these.
We are proud of our recycling programme. If you would like to help us recycle, we have glass, cans, plastic and paper recycle bins located at the rear of the property
You can either place your recyclables in these bins or keep them separate in your unit and we will recycle them for you.
Robes and Extra Towels
In each unit there are two robes provided for guest use during your stay. If you require additional robes please contact reception. If you would like to purchase a robe to take with you, new robes are available from reception at a cost of $45.
Additional towels are available from reception. We would prefer if you did not use the room towels in the pool area. There is a supply of towels in the pool area for use there.
Complimentary umbrellas are available for guest use during their stay. These can be collected and returned to reception during normal opening hours.
All units have an air conditioning unit suitable for cooling and heating the room. Please see the separate page for the operation of these units.
Iron and Ironing Board
Each unit has both an iron and ironing board which are located in the wardrobe.
To use the microwave in the unit, first select the power level by pressing the “Power” button and then select the time required. Lastly press the start button.
All stereo units have radio, CD, USB, Aux plug and Bluetooth capability. Any questions regarding use, please contact reception. Please see the separate page for the local radio stations.
TV in lounge – These have Sky Guest select which means you have 50 plus channels of Sky Television including all Free View channels.
These TV’s are operated fully by the Sky remote.
Bedroom TV’s - In the family unit bedrooms the Free View and Sky channels listed below are available. These TV’s are operated by the TV remote.
TV ONE CHINESE TV
TV 2 TV CENTRAL
TV 3 INFO CHANNEL
MAORI TV RADIO CHANNELS
TV One Plus 1 RADIO NZ NATIONAL
TV 2 Plus 1 RADIO NZ CONCERT
TV 3 Plus 1 BASE FM
Four Plus 1
C4 SKY CHANNELS
The Edge TV SKY MOVIES
CHOICE TV SKY SPORT 1
SOMMET SPORT SKY SPORT 2
PARLIAMENT TV SKY SPORT 3
TE REO CNN
Variety of new music
1143AM / 101FM
News, current affairs and variety music
1296AM / 97FM
News and information
Nga Iwi FM
Live talk radio
Radio NZ Concert
The Rock FM
Solid Gold FM
Today’s hit music
Air conditioning Units for Heating and Cooling
Please note that the units will take 5-10 minutes to fully function in the mode you select. Please avoid changing to other modes during this time.
Your unit will have one of the following 3 different remote types.
Note the name on the air conditioning wall unit then select the corresponding set of instructions below.
Toshiba Air conditioning Unit – White Remote
Turn on the power button
Slide the cover down and press the MODE button to select, along the top of the screen, either
COOL ModeHEAT Mode
Then select the desired temperature
The fan speed can be set between low and high use as indicated along the bottom of the screen.
Carrier Air Conditioning Unit – Black Universal Remote
Turn on the power button
Press either cool or Heat button
COOL Mode HEAT Mode
Then select the desired temperature
Carrier Air Conditioning Unit – White Remote
Turn on the power button
Open the mid section
Press the MODE button to select, along the top of the screen, either
COOL ModeHEAT Mode
Then select the desired temperature
The fan speed can be set between low and high use as indicated along the bottom of the screen.
The Swimming pool, Sauna and Spa Pool Complex is located between Units 8 and 9.
8:00am – 9:00pm (subject to operational requirements)
Pool towels are provided for your use and kept in the pool area. Additional pool towels are available from reception.
The Spa pool is heated to ± 36º Celsius.
Please hang the covers on the hooks on the wall beside the spa and replace covers after use.
The Swimming pool is 1.3 meters deep and is heated to ± 28º Celsius. Pool rules are on the sign board in the Pool area. Please be considerate of other guests sharing the amenities with you.
All children under 12 years MUST be supervised by a responsible Adult.
Please contact reception on 800 if you would like to use the sauna, as we to need switch it on and it takes about 30 minutes to heat up. The sauna facility is available from 8:00am to 9:00pm.
Fitness Gym – Squash – Tennis
Park View Motor Lodge guests have complimentary access to the Hamilton Squash and Tennis club. This is located just 150m away along Tristram Street. Hours of access are generally 7am-9pm, 7 days. Use outside these hours can be arranged through our reception.
To access the facilities, please collect an access tag and instructions from our reception desk.
As there are a limited number of access tags we request that keys be returned within two hours of collecting the key from reception.
The gym is restricted to users over the age of 18.
Facilities include 7 squash courts, 8 Astrograss floodlit tennis courts, cardio room, circuits room and weights area.
Access to courts may be restricted during tournaments and interclub competitions. For court bookings please phone the club during business hours on ph 07 8343271.
Additional facilities offered on site include Sports massage, a pro shop and bar.
Conference Room at Park View Motor Lodge
This room has views of Waikato stadium, is fully air conditioned and comes with kitchen facilities. The Conference Room can accommodate up to 50 people. A smaller adjacent lounge area provides a break out room or can be used for tea/coffee breaks. A full range of presentation aids and catering options are available.
Please contact reception for further information.
For minor injuries a well-stocked first aid kit is available at reception
The nearest defib machine is located at the Z Petrol station on the corner of Willoughby and Mill Streets.
Hamilton Dental Emergency Centre
481 Anglesea St, Hamilton North 3204
Phone – 07 834 9293
Victoria Central is located at 750 Victoria Street and is open from 8am – 10pm every day.
Phone – 07 834 0333.
Angelsea Medical Centre 24hr A&E is located on Thackery Street. It is open 24hrs with the Accident and Urgent Medical access through gate 1.
Phone- 07 858 0800
Redicare Family Practice & Injury Centre Pharmacy is located on the corner of Rostrevor and Tristram Streets. It is open from 8am – 6pm Monday to Fridays and 9am – 1pm on Saturdays.
Phone – 07 838 0400
Victoria Central Pharmacy is located at 750 Victoria Street and is open from 8am – 10pm every day.
Phone – 07 834 0333
Centre Place – indoor shopping mall and movie theatres. Nearest entry off Bryce Street or Victoria St
Te Awa @ The Base – indoor mall, outdoor shopping centre and movie theatre. Cnr Tr Rapa Rd and Avalon Drive, Te Rapa
Chartwell Shopping Centre – indoor mall and movie theatre. 201 Hukanui Rd, Chartwell
Pak ‘N’Save is located at the corner of Mill and Ulster Streets. It is open from 8am – 10pm.
Phone – 07 839 7870
Countdown is located on the corner of Anglesea and Liverpool Streets. It is open from 7am - 10pm.
Phone – 07 834 1490
Diary/Superette is located on the corner of Ulster and Abbortsford Streets. It is open from 6am – 9pm.
Phone – 0800 477 477 or 07 847 8699
Phone – 0800 455 500 or 07 839 0500
Hamilton CBD Free Shuttle Bus
The Shuttle bus travels in a one way loop from Anglesea St opposite the Transport Centre, travelling south along Anglesea St, into Caro St, Alexandra, Hood, Anglesea, Bridge St, north on Victoria St, Liverpool St and then back to Anglesea St opposite the Transport Centre.
This service operates Monday to Friday 7am-6pm and leaves every 10 minutes.
The nearest bus stop is on the corner of Anglesea and Liverpool streets (opposite the Speights Ale House).
Corner of Tristram and Bryce streets.
0800 4287 5463
Phone- 0800 748885 or 09 522 5100
Phone- 0800 646 428 or 07 856 3191
Transfers and Tours
Phone 027 277 9581 or 027 560 4838
Dial a Driver
Driver in Control (DIC)
Phone – 02104550043
Use your Uber App
THINGS TO DO IN HAMILTON AND NEARBY
Classic Car Museum
Over 100 classic cars, but not just cars. This collection encompasses a range of interests including an extensive collection of petrol memorabilia - enamel signs, pumps, tins and oil bottles, vintage toys, pedal cars and scenes from early New Zealand. There is something Classic for the whole family including a cafe.
11 Railside Place, Dinsdale, Hamilton
Phone - 07 846-2260
Duck Island Ice Cream
They are a small batch ice cream shop located in Hamilton East, Hamilton, New Zealand. They use organic milk, free range eggs and seasonal ingredients. Their range of vegan ice creams are made with coconut milk.
Check out the taste sensations of unique flavours such as Cinnamon smoked Apple pie, Maple, honeycomb and smoked almond, Peppermint slice, Pear and chocolate hokey pokey, Banana chai etc…
300a Grey Street, Hamilton
Phone - 07-8565948
Good George Brewery
Go on a pilgrimage to the old St George's Church where all their beer is made. They will walk you through the brewing process and show you how they do it, with a few surprises along the way!
Also a great pub with meals available.
32 Somerset Street, Frankton, Hamilton
Phone - 07 847 3223
Hamilton Gardens is a must-see attraction and one of New Zealand’s most renowned tourist destinations. In the paradise Garden Collection you will experience a unique journey exploring gardens inspired by classic designs from a wide range of cultures and eras, including Italian Renaissance, Indian Char Bagh, American Modernist and more. Guided tours are available by appointment.
State Highway 1, Cobham Drive, Hamilton
Phone – 07 838 6782
Hot air Ballooning
The ultimate experience touched with serenity and romance. Imagine floating on the breeze above the earth without a care in the world, experiencing the peace and tranquility. The balloon flight is around one hour with a glass of bubbles and snacks to finish.
Innes Common, Lake Crescent, Hamilton
Phone – 07 843 8538
FMG Stadium Waikato primarily for Rugby, Seddon Park primarily for cricket, and Claudelands for concerts, expos, conferences and performances. All these venues are close to the Park View Motor Lodge. There are also several movie theatres, Clarence St theatre, numerous bars, restaurants and theatres in Hamilton. See reception for more information.
Hamilton Lake Domain
Hamilton Lake Domain has a long history as one of Hamilton’s premiere parks. It is a significant recreational facility for residents of Hamilton City and beyond within walking distance from the CBD. The esplanade walkway around the lake is a popular fitness circuit and walking route. There is a destination playground beside the Verandah Cafe which provides kids a place to play while their minders enjoy a coffee with a view of the lake that can also be enjoyed from the covered picnic area in the refurbished amenity block.
Landscaped with New Zealand native plants and home to many endangered species, Hamilton Zoo offers beautiful garden settings, paved pathways and boardwalks. It is the ideal destination for a relaxing, recreational visit, with guided tours and behind-the-scenes animal encounters by arrangement. Experience the wonders of the living world in a wildlife sanctuary with generous habitats and a sympathetic approach to conservation. Open 7 days, 9am-5pm
Brymer Road, Hamilton
Phone – 07 838 6720
Prodrive Golf and Mini Putt
Driving range and mini putt only a few minutes away, open 7 days a week. Prodrive Golf Shop stocks the very latest in golf clubs, balls, footwear and accessories.
8am–8pm on weekdays and 8am-5pm on weekends.
Beetham Park, Ulster Street
Phone – 07 834 2000
SKYCITY Hamilton is open every day for non-stop fun and excitement. Wrapped up in one magnificent venue in the heart of Hamilton, you’ll find the world’s most popular Casino games, live music and an array of food and bar offerings to suit all tastes and budgets. Plus for families there is Tenpin Bowling and Megazone laser tag.
346 Victoria Street, opposite Garden Place, Hamilton
Phone – 07 834 4900
Free SKYCITY Courtesy Coach – 07 834 4922
Te Awa River Ride
The Te Awa walk and cycleway stretches along the Waikato River, from Ngaruawahia in the north to Karapiro in the south. Walk or cycle all or part of this track to see the delights of the Waikato River.
Hire a bike from Hamilton Gardens, or the Novotel.
For an inspirational experience, visit the museum on the banks of the Waikato River in the heart of Hamilton’s cultural precinct. With a focus on Tainui culture, the arts, social history and science, the exhibitions and activities bring together the stories of this region. Visit their website for up to date information on special touring exhibitions and events. Open daily 10am-4:30pm.
Grantham Street, Hamilton
Phone – 07 838 6606
Waikato River Cruise
Experience the beauty and tranquil water of the Waikato River on the Waikato River Explorer. Enjoy a relaxing cruise on New Zealand's longest waterway flowing through Hamilton, New Zealand's largest inland city.
With weekly Scenic Cruises, Wine Tasting Cruises or Ferry Trips to events at either Hamilton Gardens or Mystery Creek Events Centre, the Waikato River Explorer is a great option for corporate events, client functions, staff dinners or just a leisurely cruise with family and friends.
Hamilton Gardens, Hungerford Cresc, Hamilton
Phone – 0800 139 756
Waterworld offers 12 months of summer with their range of indoor and outdoor pools catering for all ages. Waterworld’s outdoor Splashpad area offers a safe and fun playground for under 8 year olds while the hydro slides and fun inflatables provide entertainment for the older children. Make a day of it and have a family BBQ outside in their great picnic area.
Garnet Avenue, Hamilton
Phone – 958 5860
Take a Jet boating experience along the Mighty Waikato River. Enjoy the stunning and breath-taking scenery and learn about the history of the region. A variety of tours are available.
Jet boat tours depart from Riverside Park, Dominion Ave, Cambridge
Ph – 0800 226 538
The Hakarimata Scenic Reserve near Ngaruawahia is a great place to see kauri and to enjoy a walk or tramp through native bush. The reserve protects 1,850 ha of native forest. The large kauri on the Kauri Loop Track is rare for this area. Find out about nature and conservation in the reserve. There is a great fitness walk/run which takes you to the summit. It is a 335 metre climb from Brownlee Avenue to the summit with 1349 steps! The track meets the Hakarimata Walkway and the summit tower at 374 metres above sea level. The Hakarimata Summit Track is accessed via the Waterworks Walk. The Waterworks Walk starts on Brownlee Avenue, off Hakarimata Road, approx. 1 km north of Ngaruawahia.
Experience the magic of “Hobbiton” in the heart of New Zealand. You can step into the lush pastures of the “Shire”, as featured in the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies. Numerous tours and events held at this site.
45 Broadway, Matamata
Phone – 07 888 6838
Whether you’re looking for world-class surf, stunning scenery, beautiful beaches, inspiring arts or simply a good old cup of coffee at a funky café, Raglan has something for everyone. Things to consider doing include: a sunset cruise, surfing watching, fish and chips on the wharf, jump off the pedestrian bridge into the sea with the locals, hire a kayak or stand up paddle board, visit the Bridal Veil Falls, eat real fruit ice-cream, walk the beach, swim in the estuary or the sea.
Waitomo Adventure Centre is an easily accessible holiday activity. They have unique and mind-blowing caving adventures which offer something for all ages.
654 Waitomo Caves Rd, Waitomo
Phone - 0800 924866
A world renowned magnet for both local and overseas visitors. Enjoy the world famous boat ride under thousands of magical glowworms and become a part of over 120 years of cultural and natural history. There are several tours through this cave, the Ruakuri Cave and the Aranui Cave. Experience this mysterious, magical underground world of ancient caves, rivers and waterfalls, limestone formations and breathtaking glowworms. Explore the labyrinth of rock, water and darkness for an exhilarating experience you will never forget. Or try a rafting experience with the legendary Black Water Rafting company - New Zealand’s first and most awe inspiring Black Water adventure operator.
585 Waitomo Caves Road, Waitomo
Phone – 0800 228 464
Park View Motor Lodge
Meals and Snacks
The following items can be purchased by contacting reception:
Meals – All $22 All of these are frozen and can be heated in your microwave:
Succulent chicken thigh infused with the authentic flavours of Kawakawa. Served on a blend of kumara, stuffing and broccoli
Succulent crumbed chicken breast sliced with edamame infused rice and a special Japanese kiwi style soy sauce
Peri Peri coated chicken thigh, oven baked until tender. Served with locally sourced vegetables, a vibrant jasmine rice and accompanied with Muscle Fuel’s Peri Peri aioli.
Smokey Pulled Beef
Rich smokey pulled beef brisket with spicy grilled kumara and capsicum
Beef-filled ravioli cooked in a fragrant Provencal tomato sauce.
A perfect combination of cumin and lamb partnered with the sweet notes of roasted root vegetables, fresh herbs and garlic. The salty creaminess of the crushed feta takes this dish to the next level.
Beef & Mushroom Stroganoff
Tender sautéed beef in a deliciously creamy stroganoff sauce. Served on a bed of jasmine rice.
Muesli Bar - tba Soft drinks - $2.00
Small chips - $2.00 Orange Juice - tba
Fruit & Nuts - $2.00
Chocolate Bars - $2.00
07 834 2162
829 Victoria Street
07 846 1900
07 838 2599
250 Ulster Street
Hell Pizza (Beerescourt)
07 838 9666
1377 Victoria Street
07 834 2280
203 Victoria Street
07 839 3400
793 Victoria Street
07 838 1620
4 Alexandra Street
07 839 3005
185 Victoria Street
07 853 3591
694 Grey Street
Speight's Ale House
07 834 3442
30 Liverpool Street
The Helm Bar and Kitchen
07 839 2545
22 Ulster St
Please quote "Park View Motor Lodge" and your room number when ordering.
Restaurants change their prices without prior notice, please confirm meal prices.
10% SURCHARGE PAYABLE ON ALL CHARGEBACK MEALS (from external providers)