Distinction Hotels

NZ Wide Hotels & Conference Centres


Palmerston North, Manawatu

The elegant 4-star hotel is situated in the hub of Palmerston North’s buoyant CBD. It is just a few minutes’ walk from lively cafes, shops, theatres, art galleries, the museum and the convention centre.

The 5 storey Distinction Hotel boasts 85 well appointed, modern guest rooms; it is the ideal accommodation choice for the smart traveller who appreciates great value, convenience and excellent accommodation.

Guests can also enjoy FREE unlimited WiFi during their stay.

The property offers one of the largest conference venues in the lower North Island, with four meeting rooms and extensive on-site professional, conference co-ordination services, catering for smaller groups or up to 500 delegates. These function rooms can also be used to host wedding receptions accommodating up to 300 people. The hotel's outdoor courtyard is the perfect spot for an unforgettable wedding ceremony and pre-dinner drinks and canapés. Wedding packages can be custom designed to create your dream wedding from an intimate ceremony with close family and friends to an extravagant affair with all the trimmings.

The hotel's on-site Nosh Restaurant serves a blend of local and international cuisine in an elegant modern setting, using the best local produce, accompanied by a great wine selection. Guests can also choose a selection of delicious meal options from the hotel's room service menu. Enjoy a pre or post dinner wine at Bar One7Five, which also has a great reputation for hosting chic events including parties, corporate functions and meetings or a fine whiskey from an excellent collection of malted whiskeys in Cuban Bar, located adjacent to Nosh Restaurant.