With a young, smart and innovative population, Hamilton's warm and welcoming spirit, rich history and contrasting splendours ensure visitors are spoilt for choice for places to relax, enjoy and do business. From magnificent parks and gardens to a thriving cultural precinct, the city offers a vibrant combination of fine dining and nightlife options as well as an eclectic mix of leisure, lifestyle and activity choices.
Located only minutes away from the hotel, Riverside Golf Club has taken two of the best Golf Clubs in the Waikato and transformed them into the ultimate golfing experience. The Narrows course is rich in history being established in 1935 as a 9 hole course. Today it is an 18 hole course which boasts mature trees and a lake. The Lochiel Course is undergoing complete renovation of the Course and Clubhouse. Check back in 2020.
A group of friends started Good George because they wanted to make beer that was truly world class. That dream has been confirmed by winning numerous awards that they are "far too modest to go into here". Featuring relaxed dining, and a bustling bar, plus large covered beer garden wrapped around the award winning Good George Brewery. The site dates back to an old 1960’s church on Somerset Street. Renovated to include a full scale working brewery, dining hall and beer garden.
The Hamilton Pistol Club invite you to come and try your hand at target shooting with them. They are more than happy to arrange private shoots for business, social and other groups. There are two basic packages, however they are more than happy to discuss custom shoots tailored to your needs.
Hamilton Kart Club has been around for many years, moving to its current location from a dirt track on Avalon Drive in the early 1980’s. Many upgrades and extensions have taken place in recent years to make Hamilton one of the premier kart circuits in New Zealand. The club has hosted both National and North Island events along with the CIK Trophy of New Zealand, Top Half Series, Rotax Challenge Events and Shifter Series. Hamilton’s Annual Anniversary Meeting held in September hosts many of New Zealand’s top drivers.
Founded in 1998 and based in the small town of Cambridge, New Zealand- Camjet is a NZ owner-operated business and a trusted adventure tourism company for people to enjoy. Discover and book a unique jet boat tour on the Waikato River, and enjoy the stunning and breath-taking scenery whilst learning about the river ecosystem, culture and history of the region. You can book online or from a mobile phone or tablet.
Lake District Adventures is a family run business located in the South Waikato region of New Zealand, on the shores of stunning Lake Karapiro. They offer mountain bike, kayak and SUP hire, along with kayak glow worm tours and guided mountain bike tours. They can also provide regular shuttle services along the Waikato River Trail and to other trails in surrounding areas.