Location Information & Facts

Colonial City Motel Location


You cannot get much closer to a central city location than the COLONIAL CITY MOTEL. Nestled in quiet peaceful surroundings amongst trees and alongside the gracious original homestead, it seems hard to believe the city centre is an easy walk away.

The COLONIAL CITY MOTEL is one of the closest motels to

* Central city shops
* Restaurants, cafes, bars
* Wintec
* Courthouse
* Museum
* Waikato Hospital
* Braemar Hospital
* Anglesea Clinic and private specialist clinics
* Waipa Delta Paddleboat (Waikato River)
* Cricket stadium
* Skycity Casino
* Hamilton Lake (site of the yearly balloon festival)
* Innes Common (Hockey grounds etc)

The famous Hamilton Gardens, Waikato Rugby Stadium, Claudelands Showgrounds, Hamilton East and Frankton Shops are all just a few minutes drive away. Hamilton International Airport and Mystery Creek. Events Centre are approximately 20 minutes drive from the Colonial City Motel.

Coming from Auckland
Come to the city centre via Victoria Street, turn right at Hood Street, then through the traffic lights into Thackeray Street, through the next roundabout and continue up the hill. Look out for us first on the left.

Coming from Rotorua / Taupo
Drive past the Hamilton Gardens along Cobham Drive, proceed along Cobham Drive into Tristram St, then turn left at the roundabout into Thackeray St. Look out for us on your left.