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A Waikato University Campus Map shows the location of the symposium
venue and reserved car parking space
The University of Waikato is a 10-15 minute taxi ride away from Hamilton Airport.
Overseas attendees flying into Auckland could either get a connecting flight from Auckland to
Hamilton (about a 30 minute flight but not frequent), or organise a shuttle bus to take you door to door (about a 1.5-2
hour journey). RoadCat Shuttles
are a Hamilton company and should be contacted directly on +64 7 823 2559. The cost will be approximately NZ$60.
The University of Waikato is located in the suburb of Hillcrest, Hamilton. For your convenience, we have identified a range of accommodation within a 3-kilometre distance of the University. To arrange your accommodation, you will need to contact the establishments directly. We have arranged special accommodation rates with the 3 motels listed first below.
Hillcrest Lodge Motel
334 Cobham Drive, Hamilton.
+64 7 856 7075
+64 7 856 7073
A variety of types of rooms, ranging in price from $59 to $89 per night.
Manhattan Lodge Motel
218 Grey Street, Hamilton.
+64 7 856 3785 or 0800 00 00 71
Offers a 10% discount on their standard daily unit rate of $65 for 1 person or $76 for 2 people.
Manor Inn Motel
209 Grey Street, Hamilton.
+64 7 856 9029
+64 7 856 9028
Prices depending on type of room. Studio units cost $72-$79 (per night) for 1-2 people.
Hillcrest Heights Homestay B&B
54 Hillcrest Road, Hamilton.
+64 7 856 4818
+64 7 856 4831
Within walking distance of the University, it offers 4 rooms (each with a queen & single bed). Daily rates including continental breakfast range from $55 for a Single (sharing a bathroom) to $85 for a Double (with ensuite).
8 Grey Street, Hamilton.
+64 7 856 8934
Offers dorm rooms for $18 per person or double rooms (up to 2 people) for $40 per night.