100% NZ owned and operated, the Distinction Hotels Group offers 12 premium hotels in Whangarei, Hamilton, Rotorua, Palmerston North, Wellington, Christchurch, Fox Glacier, Wanaka, Dunedin and Te Anau, featuring elegant accommodation, many include conference facilities. A 3 star hotel is also located in Whangarei under the Discovery brand.
Fiordland, New Zealand
Conveniently located in the Te Anau town centre, a short stroll from Lake Te Anau, the 180 room Distinction Luxmore Hotel offers guests a range of modern, affordable hotel rooms and suites, making it the ideal base for exploring Milford Sound & the Fiordland area. All rooms include tea & coffee making facilities, refrigerators, TVs and Deluxe Suites also include spa baths. Also boasting 2 fabulous on-site restaurants, one buffet style and the other a cafe/bar. Guests can enjoy complimentary on-site parking, free unlimited WiFi, gym and guest laundry.
Fiordland, New Zealand
Chic, elegant accommodation located a short stroll from the Te Anau town centre and surrounded by colourful gardens, overlooking spectacular Lake Te Anau. Offering 112 luxurious rooms and villas with breathtaking lake or garden views. After a day of sightseeing, guests can relax in the outdoor heated swimming pool (summer only), spa and sauna and enjoy impressive cuisine in the MacKinnon Restaurant or relax in the Explorer Bar overlooking stunning Lake Te Anau. Free unlimited WiFi is available throughout all rooms and areas of the hotel. A beautiful glass wedding chapel is also available.
Rotorua District, New Zealand
This 4 star, 133 room hotel is set amongst beautiful gardens and located a few minutes from the city centre, adjacent to the world renowned Whakarewarewa Forest, a top international destination for mountain bikers. The hotel’s 4 in-house restaurants and bar offer superb cuisine and a visit to Rotorua is not complete without experiencing the hotel’s dynamic Maori Dinner & Culture Show. Guests can enjoy complimentary access to the heated outdoor swimming pool, private spas, gym, mountain bike facilities, free unlimited WiFi and complimentary car parking. Also offering the largest hotel-based conference venue in Rotorua.
Wellington, New Zealand
Located in the cultural precinct of Wellington, a few minutes walk from attractions like Te Papa, Cuba St Mall and Courtenay Place. Featuring 89 spacious, impeccably furnished studios, one & two-bedroom apartments and penthouses. Each boasts a stylish, modern design and superior facilities including full kitchen, LCD television, laundry and balcony, some with great city views. Guests can also enjoy free unlimited WiFi and access to the indoor swimming pool and gym. Undercover car parking is available for a fee.
West Coast, New Zealand
Luxury bed and breakfast accommodation nestled beneath the towering Southern Alps on the West Coast of New Zealand. Offering a balance of privacy, luxury and location, whilst only being a short stroll to the Fox Glacier Village. Featuring spacious bedrooms with super king beds and ensuite bathrooms including separate shower and bath, TV with 50+ SKY channels and free unlimited WiFi. After a day of adventure relax by the fireplace in the guest lounge, complete with library or in your spacious room offering magnificent views from your private balcony.
Palmerston North, New Zealand
An elegant 5 storey hotel, situated in a charming historic building in the hub of Palmerston North’s buoyant CBD. Boasting 85 well appointed modern and spacious rooms with air conditioning, LCD televisions and free unlimited wifi. Guests can enjoy dining at the on-site Nosh Restaurant and a pre or post dinner drink at either of the two hotel bars. Complimentary hotel car parking is available. The hotel also offers one of the largest conference and wedding venues in the lower North Island.
Wanaka, New Zealand
Nestled in a quiet location, a few minutes from the Wanaka township, the resort offers stylish, self-contained, serviced apartments each providing a high level of personal comfort and convenience, perfect for all seasons. Each spacious apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, comfortable lounge and dining area plus bathroom with underfloor heating and private car parking. Most apartments have mountain views & some have panoramic lake views. Enjoy the hot spa, 2 swimming pools (heated in summer), barbecue area, tennis court, petanque terrain, games room and gym.
Dunedin, New Zealand
The 1937 former Chief Post Office building has been transformed into Dunedin’s premier hotel located in the heart of the city. 121 luxury hotel suites & studios all feature double showerheads, ultimate soundproofing, luxurious pillow top mattresses, 55” televisions, washer/dryers and kitchenettes featuring a microwave and tea and coffee making facilities. Guests can enjoy free unlimited wifi, an express check-in process, dining at Parcels Restaurant, drinks at the Post Bar, and complimentary access to the on-site gym. Both valet and self-parking is available for a fee.
Whangarei, New Zealand
Conveniently located opposite the stunning Whangarei Town Basin and a few minutes walk from the city centre. All 115 comfortable guest rooms & suites are air-conditioned and offer free unlimited WiFi & 50+ SKY TV channels. Savour delicious cuisine at the hotel’s Portobello Restaurant and Bar. Work out in the fitness centre, swim in the indoor heated pool, or relax in the spa. Complimentary off-street car parking is available. The hotel also caters for conferences and functions of up to 130 people.
Hamilton, New Zealand
Located only minutes from the Hamilton city centre, the 4 star Distinction Hamilton Hotel is a favourite with business travellers and holiday makers alike. Distinction Hamilton offers 147 refurbished, air-conditioned rooms and suites and guest services including FREE unlimited WiFi, gym, 3 spa pools and an indoor swimming pool. The hotel also boasts a popular restaurant, bar and some of the largest conference facilities in the Waikato area.
Christchurch, New Zealand
The newly renovated luxury hotel is an urban escape combining sophisticated smarts and familiar warmth whilst standing proud amongst the buzz of the rejuvenation of Cathedral Square in the heart of the city. On the doorstep of Canterbury’s top attractions including the Avon River, Botanical Gardens, Christchurch Casino and Cashel Mall. Offering 179 elegant, air-conditioned rooms including 3 floors of brand new Superior Rooms & Suites, out-fitted with the latest technology including smart televisions and free unlimited WiFi. Gumption Restaurant & Bar is the perfect place to enjoy drinks and delicious cuisine. Gym, sauna, valet car parking and conference facilities also available.
Whangarei, New Zealand
Set among landscaped gardens and flowing lawns, beneath the bush-clad hills of Whangarei’s Mt Parihaka, the iconic hotel is a short walk from the lively Whangarei Marina and Town Basin. Offering 54 refurbished hotel rooms, featuring SKY TV channels and FREE unlimited WiFi. Complimentary off street car parking and use of the outdoor swimming pool (summer months) is available to guests. Dine in the popular restaurant and bar or outside in the picturesque gardens. The hotel is also an idyllic wedding and function venue.
Nestled in the heart of Palmerston North, a mere 800 metres from the CBD and 10 minutes drive from the aiport. The 4 star hotel offers 73 contemporary style rooms and suites with SKY TV channels, FREE unlimited WiFi and tea & coffee making facilities. Some studios offer cooking facilities. Enjoy complimentary car parking, restaurant & bar and access to a BBQ area, outdoor swimming pool and spa pool. Conference & wedding facilities are available.