Hotels in Hamilton

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    In the Waikato region of North Island, about 130 kilometers to the south of Auckland, you will find the city of Hamilton, New Zealand. It is the fourth-largest metropolitan region in the country and is built on both sides of the Waikato River in the center of the Waikato River basin. Budget hotels in Hamilton can be found on both sides of the Waikato, though the best discount hotels in Hamilton are featured on are a number of museums in the city, several of which feature exhibits on the native Maori culture. In the Waikato Museum, be sure to look for Te Winka, the name of the incredibly well-preserved Maori war canoe that dates from the era before colonization. An even more popular attraction is Hamilton Gardens, the botanical gardens that is also the host of the annual Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival. Other attractions to see on your visit include The Hamilton New Zealand Temple, the Hamilton Zoo, the Hamilton Astronomical Society Observatory, and the Sky City Casino.