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COVID-19 – Temporary Hotel Closure

Heartland Ambassador Hotel Hamilton is temporarily closed to the general public from Wednesday 25 March whilst New Zealand is under Stage 4 COVID-19 lockdown. Closure is currently for 4-weeks however this may change on the advice of the NZ government. If you have specific accommodation requirements or further questions, please contact our reservations team on 0800 69 69 63 or email

Kia kaha everyone. Stay strong, stay kind and stay kiwi.

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In the heart of the mighty Waikato, Hamilton is a cultural hub for the rich agricultural and pastoral surrounds, as well as many iconic kiwi tourist attractions nearby. Location is also key for the Heartland Ambassador Hotel Hamilton, perfectly positioned with only a short walk to many of the city’s key attractions like FMG Stadium, Seddon Park, Claudelands Event Centre and the CBD.

86 Ulster Street,
Whitioria, Hamilton 3200
New Zealand

+64 7 839 5111     

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Formerly known as the Quality Hotel @ The Ambassador & The Retro Motel @ The Ambassador, Heartland Ambassador Hotel Hamilton is the most recent property to join Scenic Hotel Group's portfolio. 

Heartland Ambassador Hotel Hamilton is the ideal place for any visit in Hamilton, whether it be for business or leisure. With accommodation options to suit most requirements, from standard and superior hotel rooms through to motel style units, our Qualmark rated 3-star-plus hotel rooms and three-star motel rooms are around 15 minutes’ walk to many of Hamilton’s major sporting venues and central business area. 

The hotel rooms have ample space and natural light with standard through to superior options, and the motel can provide kitchenette facilities and lounge/dining areas, ideal for families or groups. The grounds have plenty of greenery, and with an outdoor swimming pool, children’s pool and hot tub, there is plenty of opportunity to take some time out. 

Free onsite parking is also available to guests of the hotel. Heartland Hotels pride ourselves on providing helpful friendly service to each and every guest. We look forward to making your stay here in Hamilton comfortable and enjoyable.

Hotel Lift Maintenance Notice:

The tower block lift will be under maintenance from 25 November 2019 until June 2020. Standard, Superior and Superior Plus room types will only be accessible via stairs. Porters will be available to assist guests with luggage if required. If you have accessibility concerns please contact the hotel directly to discuss ground or lower floor room options.

Hotel Facilities

For your convenience the Heartland Ambassador Hotel Hamilton offers...

Restaurant open daily for breakfast from 7am until 10am

Complimentary guest parking

Reception (available 6:30am - 10pm)

Visitor information and booking service

FREE WiFi available throughout hotel

Luggage Porter

Family Friendly Motel Room Options

Room Service Available for Breakfast

Swimming Pool & Hot Tub

Barbeque Facilities, recreation area

Guest Laundry

Valet Dry Cleaning Service (drop-off by 8am required)

Check-in time: 2:00pm. Check-out time: 10:00am

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86 Ulster Street
Whitiora, Hamilton 3200
New Zealand
Ph: +64 7 839 5111

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Heartland Ambassador Hotel Hamilton Legal Name: Ixora Investments Limited Trading as Ambassador Motel.


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