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Christchurch, Canterbury

Check-In to the city from $159 per night
Distinction Christchurch Hotel is an urban escape combining sophisticated smarts & familiar warmth, whilst standing proud amongst the buzz of the rejuvenation of Cathedral Square.

Dunedin, Otago

Discover storied histories & modern comforts
Historic buildings & sites including a chief post office and a former brewery have been reimagined and lovingly restored. Choose to stay at one of Dunedin's most charming historic buildings in the heart of the city or relax at Dunedin's only garden hotel on the doorstep to the Botanic Garden.

New Plymouth, Taranaki

NOW OPEN: Distinction New Plymouth
Located on the doorstep of key New Plymouth attractions, restaurants and bars. Whether you're visiting the Taranaki region for business or busy sightseeing you'll love our central New Plymouth location.

Te Anau, Fiordland

Ideal holiday base for all your Fiordland travel
Distinction Hotels provide stylish accommodation & FREE unlimited WiFi, in one of New Zealand’s most popular scenic areas - Te Anau, gateway to the stunning Milford Sound & Doubtful Sound.

Whangarei, Northland

Your gateway to sub-tropical Northland!
With 2 central Whangarei hotels located opposite the new Hundertwasser Art Centre, bustling Town Basin Marina and the iconic Hatea River it's easy to see why business travellers and holiday-makers alike "LOVE IT HERE".

Wanaka, Central Otago

Distinctive apartments & resort facilities perfect for all seasons
Nestled in a quiet Lake Wanaka location with wonderful mountain views, Distinction Wanaka offers stylish, self-contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, each with a high level of personal comfort and convenience, perfect for all seasons.

Fox Glacier, West Coast

Revel in warmth & comfort of one of the world's distinctive places
Distinction Fox Glacier offers luxury accommodation in a modern, purpose-built hotel surrounded by stunning mountains. Sumptuous breakfasts are served each morning in preparation for your day of adventure + enjoy FREE unlimited WiFi.

Palmerston North, Manawatu

Ideal for Business Travellers
Two 4-star Distinction Hotels situated in the heart of Palmerston North’s buoyant CBD present a range of hotel & motel accommodation + FREE unlimited WiFi. Ideal for those who appreciate great value, convenience and excellent accommodation.

Rotorua, Bay of Plenty

Stay & discover world class mountain biking trails
Sleep easy knowing you and your mountain bike are taken care of at the 4 star Distinction Rotorua Hotel which offers FREE resort like facilities for you to relax after a day on the trails.

Hamilton, Waikato

Stay in a luxurious Superior Room
Unwind after a busy day in a refurbished Superior Room at Distinction Hamilton.
Ideal for business travellers or those seeking a getaway to Hamilton & the Waikato region.

A warm welcome from New Zealand’s premier hotel group, Distinction Hotels

great hotels in great places! 100% new zealand owned & operated

The Distinction Hotels Group prides itself on offering quality, comfortable accommodation with the highest standard of service to visitors exploring the beauty of New Zealand's most captivating regions.

New Zealand Wide Accommodation
Our 100% NZ owned & operated hotel group currently offer 13 premium 4 - 4.5 star properties ranging from boutique hotel accommodation and apartments to luxury hotels strategically located throughout New Zealand in Whangarei, Hamilton, Rotorua, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Christchurch, Fox Glacier, Lake Wanaka, Dunedin and Te Anau. All hotels feature elegant accommodation and comprehensive conference venue facilities. In early 2024 Distinction Hotels look forward to opening another elegant 4.5 star hotel in Invercargill. The addition of 150 hotel room and suites will assist with the city's accommodation offering, helping to bolster Southland tourism and support large events.

Discovery Hotels Brand
In 2011 the group launched their 'sister' Discovery Hotels brand. Discovery Hotels offer a range of great value 3 star accommodation options to suit all travellers, combined with true outstanding 'Kiwi' hospitality. Discovery Hotels are currently located in the North Island's Whangarei.

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Christchurch, Canterbury

Check-In to the city from $159 per night
Distinction Christchurch Hotel is an urban escape combining sophisticated smarts & familiar warmth, whilst standing proud amongst the buzz of the rejuvenation of Cathedral Square.

Dunedin, Otago

Discover storied histories & modern comforts
Historic buildings & sites including a chief post office and a former brewery have been reimagined and lovingly restored. Choose to stay at one of Dunedin's most charming historic buildings in the heart of the city or relax at Dunedin's only garden hotel on the doorstep to the Botanic Garden.

New Plymouth, Taranaki

NOW OPEN: Distinction New Plymouth
Located on the doorstep of key New Plymouth attractions, restaurants and bars. Whether you're visiting the Taranaki region for business or busy sightseeing you'll love our central New Plymouth location.

Te Anau, Fiordland

Ideal holiday base for all your Fiordland travel
Distinction Hotels provide stylish accommodation & FREE unlimited WiFi, in one of New Zealand’s most popular scenic areas - Te Anau, gateway to the stunning Milford Sound & Doubtful Sound.

Whangarei, Northland

Your gateway to sub-tropical Northland!
With 2 central Whangarei hotels located opposite the new Hundertwasser Art Centre, bustling Town Basin Marina and the iconic Hatea River it's easy to see why business travellers and holiday-makers alike "LOVE IT HERE".

Wanaka, Central Otago

Distinctive apartments & resort facilities perfect for all seasons
Nestled in a quiet Lake Wanaka location with wonderful mountain views, Distinction Wanaka offers stylish, self-contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, each with a high level of personal comfort and convenience, perfect for all seasons.

Fox Glacier, West Coast

Revel in warmth & comfort of one of the world's distinctive places
Distinction Fox Glacier offers luxury accommodation in a modern, purpose-built hotel surrounded by stunning mountains. Sumptuous breakfasts are served each morning in preparation for your day of adventure + enjoy FREE unlimited WiFi.

Palmerston North, Manawatu

Ideal for Business Travellers
Two 4-star Distinction Hotels situated in the heart of Palmerston North’s buoyant CBD present a range of hotel & motel accommodation + FREE unlimited WiFi. Ideal for those who appreciate great value, convenience and excellent accommodation.

Rotorua, Bay of Plenty

Stay & discover world class mountain biking trails
Sleep easy knowing you and your mountain bike are taken care of at the 4 star Distinction Rotorua Hotel which offers FREE resort like facilities for you to relax after a day on the trails.

Hamilton, Waikato

Stay in a luxurious Superior Room
Unwind after a busy day in a refurbished Superior Room at Distinction Hamilton.
Ideal for business travellers or those seeking a getaway to Hamilton & the Waikato region.

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