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Horse and Jockey Inn

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Premium bedding, free WiFi, bed sheets
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Overview of Horse and Jockey Inn

Horse and Jockey Inn

2.5-star property
Matamata hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge

7.0/10 Good

124 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Shared kitchen
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
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85 Arawa St, Matamata, Waikato, 3400

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Hobbiton Movie Set - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • Tauranga (TRG) - 48 min drive
  • Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.) - 52 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fez Kebab - 2 min walk
  • Cafe Florian - 3 min walk
  • Robert Harris Cafe - 3 min walk
  • O Dep Emz Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Star Food Cafe - 3 min walk

About this property

Horse and Jockey Inn

When visiting Matamata, Horse and Jockey Inn is a great choice to consider. For a bite to eat, guests can visit Horse and Jockey Inn, which serves dinner. A bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli and a terrace are other highlights. Fellow travellers say good things about the convenient parking and helpful staff.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
The property is disinfected using an electrostatic spray
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 16 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 1 PM until 8:30 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 11 AM - 9 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free off-site parking nearby

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Snack bar/deli

Working away

  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Portable fan

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Hydromassage shower head
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Dining

Horse and Jockey Inn – This family restaurant only serves dinner.

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global).

Policies

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Horse Jockey Inn Matamata
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Horse and Jockey Inn Hotel
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Horse and Jockey Inn Hotel Matamata

Frequently asked questions

Does Horse and Jockey Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Horse and Jockey Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Horse and Jockey Inn?
As of 29 January 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Horse and Jockey Inn on 23 February 2023 start from NZ$125, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Horse and Jockey Inn?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Horse and Jockey Inn?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Horse and Jockey Inn?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Horse and Jockey Inn?
You can check in from 1 PM - 8:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-out and contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Are there restaurants at or near Horse and Jockey Inn?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Horse and Jockey Inn. Nearby restaurants include Star Food Cafe (3-min walk), Pare's Power Pizza (3-min walk) and 64 Coffee & Kitchen (5-min walk).
What's the area around Horse and Jockey Inn like?
Horse and Jockey Inn is located a short 2-minute walk from Founders Park. Travellers recommend the hotel for its walkable location.

Reviews

7.0

Good

7.6/10

Cleanliness

7.8/10

Staff & service

6.3/10

Amenities

6.6/10

Property conditions & facilities

6.7/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

8/10 Very good

Irene, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Acceptable
Well located. Clean but worn. Seems a bit expensive for what it is.
Alexandra, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Inderjit, 2-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Avis, 3-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

I wouldnt bring my family again - there is a pub below the hotel/hostel feel.
Michelle, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Older building and older windows but overall was a nice stay. Clean room, friendly staff
Allanah, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

This property was conveniently located to all amenities to the surrounding area.
Annette, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Mark, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Pleasant service
Dave, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review