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All reviewsdated hotelcentral city locationgrand old ladychicken breastboth dinner and breakfastfree secure car parkingsports barhaving a bad dayhotel staffbluff oysterssmall balconyfantastic locationblue codno vacancyroom was spaciousmiddle of townsouthern hospitality
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here before, and this time the visit was better. I had a great room on the fourth floor, that was roomy and clean. The shower was one of the best I have had, in my stays in hotels, over the years. The...More

Thank 62Peter1952
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. We do a lot to maintain the hotel and love to hear it when people say things are improving.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Kelvin is conveniently located right in the middle of Invercargill, so handy to all shops and restaurants. The room was spacious, clean and good value for money. We opted to eat at the restaurant after a few drinks in the first floor lounge. The...More

Thank Allan W
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Allan, Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals.

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Ended up here for New Years Eve 2017/18. great comfy beds, amazing breakfast int he morning. all the trimmings, everything you could want. very helpful staff and everything especially considering time of year. if i'm ever in invercargill again, big if, then i'll be here...More

Thank alexmccloy
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you for your nice comments and review.

Reviewed 7 April 2018

we were given a tiny room.it was clean.we sat in the lobby for a while and talked to front desk for a larger room.they obliged which was nice! rooms were clean and looked well refurbished.stay as such was pleasant!

Thank Arif Q
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for staying. Please note Doubles are the smallest room size, that is why they are the cheapest.

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Am sitting here basking in the afterglow of a half dozen rah of natural Bluff oysters and oysters mornay, fresh scallops on thinly sliced pork belly and quite possibly the best seafood chowder I’ve ever had.... The wait staff, maître d, wine list, tour group...More

Thank TedGree
Response from Aaron M, General Manager at Kelvin HotelResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you for the very positive feedback. Can't beat the Bluff oyster.

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Ameliagwynn
16 August 2015|
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Response from Aaron M | Property representative |
Hello Ameliagwy, We offer complimentary Valet Parking so feel free to pull up outside the hotel check in and then we will park your car away in our secure parking located inside the H&J Smith car park.
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Joe M
1 April 2015|
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Hello, yes we do have a courtesy coach to take you to the airport. Our cancellation policy is 24 hour notice. I trust we may be of service. Regards Bryan
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SteveSidney
18 February 2015|
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Good afternoon Steve, We have standard Double, Queen, Twin and Triple rooms if you have a set requirement please inform us and we will lock that room type for you. We look forward to welcoming you in May.
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"no views--in downtown"
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"Very personal service from the staff"
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"Level 4 rooms appear smaller, but nicer than those on Level 6 unless those have been upgraded."
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"Get a room above third floor or higher"
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