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Hamilton Lake

Great place for a relaxing walk around the lake and an excellent cafe for a coffee and eats... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David L
Hamilton, New Zealand
A gem in Hamilton Central

Beautiful for a walk, do the whole circuit or just a portion. Have a coffee/lunch/an ice cream from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hamilton, New Zealand
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Lake Domain Drive, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a relaxing walk around the lake and an excellent cafe for a coffee and eats afterwards..

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful for a walk, do the whole circuit or just a portion. Have a coffee/lunch/an ice cream from the cafe, the kids can play for ages on the fab playground. Lots of beautiful spots for picnics or a game with the kids. Plenty of wildlife...More

Thank diannederbyshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hamilton Lake Rotoroa has well kept gardens around it and the walk around the whole lake is pleasant and an easy stroll. The Verandah cafe is a really good place for a catch up with friends. No music to make conversation difficult. Lovely view over...More

Thank Margi P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views, whatever the weather or time of the day. One of Hamilton's gems! Sit and enjoy, or walk. Great playground for the kids.

Thank jillandowen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lake is beautiful to walk around, easily managed by young and old alike. It's a lovely place for families with plenty of space to picnic, play or simply to sit and admire some of the most expensive homes in Hamilton. There's also a Parkrun...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting the Hamilton lake is one of the best family outings in Hamilton. A lovely walk - around the lake, approx. 45 - 1hr. Picnic grounds, childrens playground a great café and icecream bar.

Thank bethr0914
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hamilton lake is very close to the central city of Hamilton. A walk around the lake takes 45 to 50 minutes, and it is a very interesting walk as there are lots of wildlife around. There is a safe children's playground near a toilet...More

Thank feipo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting the lake is like a brief escape from all the general activities of a busy city. The lake is quite large and attracts various sailing and rowing teams/clubs. The parkland surrounding the lake has some magnificent trees which afford shade or shelter depending on...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A frequent visitor to the Lake Domain.for nearly 50 years. It is now a modern ,lovely place to visit with a wide variety of amenities. A wonderful secure play area for the under 5's, and a spacious area of all sorts of equipment and a...More

Thank judyosborne23
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The upgrade to the park is awesome. Lots for the kids to do. Nice walk around the lake and seems to be very well maintained.

Thank Tripping1987
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