Holidays to Hamilton

New Zealand
New Zealand ’s fourth largest urban area, Hamilton sits 127 km south of Auckland . The city features numerous outdoor attractions and museums, and serves as a bustling retail area for its large student population. One thousand PhD scientists reside here, but don’t let higher academics fool you, because the …

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When to go to Hamilton

Typical Holiday Price

£2365 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Hamilton varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Hamilton.

Where to stay in Hamilton

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Hamilton, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Hamilton

Travelista001 | Trip by SkyscannerHamilton Gardens
Hamilton Gardens
Ann Isabelle (@aifnyc) | Trip by SkyscannerRiff Raff Statue
Riff Raff Statue

Reviews of Hamilton

Vickie Chilcott
Vickie ChilcottDeception Bay

I was born here.. What more can I say.... Lol Nice city, casino, lake, zoo close to Raglan great surf, central to Auckland/Rotorua/Tauranga all around 80km's away, and close to Mata Mata lord of the rings country..............

NallyNew York City

Hamilton is a small city along the Waikato River about 80 miles south of Auckland. It is known for being the home of the University of Waikato, Hamilton Gardens, and Waikato Stadium, though most people just pass through en route to Rotorua, Taupo, or further points south from Auckland.


It is my home town and i have lived here for as long as i have lived and that means i have lived here for ten years.


Hamilton is nice city for living. Neither big nor small.

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