Site of The Universal Hotel, Main Street Eketāhuna Down The Years

Universal Hotel
The Universal Hotel. It was established in 1890 by Mr Toohil and the licensee changed hands multiple times. It became White's Universal hotel in 1893, The Universal in 1894 with Mr Edward J Searl, then in 1896 Mr Henry Timms and in 1888 Mr Beckman.

Hotel Eketahuna in 1947
Aerial shot showing Hotel Eketahuna in 1947.

Hotel Eketahuna in the 1990s
Hotel Eketahuna in the 1990s.

Waka Park to Hotel Eketahuna property in 2023
Waka Park to the Hotel Eketahuna property in 2023.