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GateWay Motor Inn Boutique Hotel

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No one in the reception when I arrived, rung the bell and had to wait for a little while before someone arrived. Not much chit chat, asked for payment and showed me into my room. The room itself was quiet and comfortable, and was quite a good sized space. Freeview TV, and the tv was on a swiveling wall mount...

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We enjoyed our stay with gateway... staff was very helpful they checked us in 2 hour before the actual check in time... great clean and tidy rooms.. enjoyed our breakfast.... great shower pressure and spacious washrooms..

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only saw two members of staff and we had to ring for one of them. Never saw the bar open. We were standing at the reception as the clock turned 9am only to be told that breakfast had finished. Lovely clean and quiet room. Just a shame the members of staff appeared that they had more important things to do...

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Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pulled into the carpark, it was completely empty. Parked outside the reception, it looked like nobody was there, it was so dark inside. Went into the poorly lit reception area found two people sitting behind the counter. No welcome ,hello or anything. We gave our name the reply, do you want to pay be cash or credit card. Shown to...

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Thank Smithy1946
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't judge this hotel by its external wooden appearance. We had a large room with sitting area and outside patio. Could not fault accommodation. Quiet. At the end of winter when we were there it was very quiet. Didn't see anyone in the bar area, and restaurant didn't appear to be open so did a short drive down the road...

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Thank Karen M
New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We booked here because of it's quoted ratings of 8.8 to 9 and were subsequently quite disappointed. The people were nice but the property is dark inside and tired,no SKY as advertised and the parking in the front seemed a bit too exposed, added to that we thought it was in Masterton and we could walk to the town but...

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Thank Narziss
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is a strange place. It has a bar, a restaurant, and what looks like a conference room none of which seem to be operating. The inside foyer is lovely and that carrys on into the room which is superbly set out and with one of the nicest bathrooms I have seen in a hotel/motel. There seemed to be only...

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Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The description boutique hotel is over used. This hotel is very dark inside and a little gloomy. Rooms are named after Melbourne cup winners. Not sure why. Staff lack any real empathy for their guests and it is rather an awkward situation. Rooms are comfortable but no air conditioning in the Masterton heat.

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1Thank Mark152014
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Great place that was quiet and easy to find.Bed was big and comfy. Freeview Tv worked well and the bathroom was spacious. We only stayed one night and turned up late and were welcomed in! Great place to stay while passing through town.

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice decor, friendly and efficient staff. But no Sky TV. Didn't think to check before booking and missed out on live coverage of the All Blacks game. My fault but most properties in this price range should have it. If that doesnt worry you, I recommend the place

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Combining the charm of an old stable building with modern and luxurious facilities, Gateway Inn provides the complete experience for functions, conferences, and accommodation. Relax at the bar with friends until late and dine in the restaurant or at a table in our rose-lined garden setting. Situated on SH2 on the southern fringe of Masterton Township with easy access to the main highway bypass, Masterton township, and South Wairarapa District, including Greytown and Martinborough. Wellington City/Airport is an easy drive of 80 - 90 minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GateWay Motor Inn Boutique Hotel

Address: 290 High Street, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Masterton > Solway
Price Range: £73 - £117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — GateWay Motor Inn Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Only stayed 3 nights”
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“We were in their biggest suite, it was quiet, clean, spacious and perfect.”
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