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Celtic Motel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stayed for two nights at Easter we found the accommodation basic but really good - Paul was very helpful. We would stay again. Nice and clean, Beds were comfy, location suited us, nice and quiet, well lit at night. Have nothing negative to say. A good experience.

Thank jacqs129
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review.

Paraparaumu, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and comfortable refurbished rooms. Bathroom functioned very well. The host was very polite and helpful. It made our overnight stay very pleasant. The location was not as close to the town centre as hoped but still close enough for a 5-10 minute walk.

Thank Jeff A
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review.

New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel had been booked for group of us who arrived in diabolic weather conditions and received a welcome that more than made up for it. Instead of going out for dinner our hosts offered to collect our choice of food and deliver it to us. In addition they brought us bread and butter and sauces to go with our...

Thank orangeNewZealand
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have your group stay. Hope the South Island trip is going well. Thank you for the review.

Katikati, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have stayed here on 2 previous occasions. Roomy, quiet, well presented and so handy to catch the Cook Strait ferry. Paul goes out of his way to make his guests feel welcome. Handy to the shops and restaurants for your meals. Will return when we head south again

Thank Leitah1951
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. See you when you are next traveling south.

Liebefeld, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The motel units are big and very clean, the motel is located in a quite side road. Paul is a wunderful host, he makes you feel really welcome. Also his recommendations for dining were perfect. There are different breakfast options and it tastes very nice. Absolutely recommended if you need/want to stay in Foxton

Thank Christian N
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Christian. Enjoy the rest of your NZ holiday.

Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Two years ago we stayed here whilst visiting from the UK to go to the Team Champs at Palmerston North so when we decided to visit again, there was only one place for us to stay. I cannot speak highly enough of this motel. Comfortable ,clean and quiet. Paul, the owner, cannot do enough for you. Most of the motel...

Thank lyn o
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the review Lyn. Hopefully we will see you again in a couple of years.

Te Awamutu, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We have stayed in this motel twice now which has been ideal place for our family to stop while travelling to and from the South Island. Both our stays have been top notch. The motel is in a quiet location off the main road and the units are cleaned to a very high standard. The manager went out of his...

Thank Sue-Sinclair
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Sue for your review. See you next time you need to stay in Foxton.

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Awesome motel very quiet off the main road no road noise at all nice clean and tidy cleaned daily to a high standard Definitely recommend staff very friendly very accommodating Highly recommend this motel if visiting this area Room could of sleep four people quite easily with one double and two singles beds available microwave and small kitchen in room...

Thank Marylyn B
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Marylyn for taking the time to lodge your review. See you next time you are coming to Foxton.

broxbourne. herts
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stayed here whilst journeying around beautiful New Zealand after being told about this little visited but gorgeous part of the North Island. After a long but rewarding drive from Napier, Paul and Lesley, the amazing owners, greeted us like long lost family to welcome us to their small part of paradise. Their affection and enthusiasm for the small town...

Thank BlackSchnauzer
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your FANTASTIC review. It was great to meet you guys. Soon be Spring for you folks in the Northern Hemisphere. Thanks again. Regards Paul

Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely quiet motel with absolutely awesome hosts, we stayed for a wedding and they were very friendly and even turned the light on for us before we got home so we weren't walking into a dark room. Very accomodating. Would go back!

Thank Sammy M
celtic_motel, Owner at Celtic Motel, responded to this review

We focus on the little things that make all the difference when staying with us. Thank you for expressing your appreciation.

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Celtic Motel - a quiet, comfortable gem to be found in the sunny Horowhenua township of Foxton - where friendly hospitality is guaranteed. Located on the beautiful lower west coast of the North Island 10 minutes from Foxton Beach and 12 minutes north of Levin, the Celtic Motel is the ideal place to stay for interisland ferry stopovers. Our price range starts $135.00 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Celtic Motel

Address: 29 Purcell St. | Foxton, Foxton, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Foxton
Price Range: £71 - £78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Nice quiet location, comfy beds nice and clean liked staying there”
jacqs129, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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“N°3 is perfect!”
Amajal, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are equal regarding quietness as everything on one level”
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“Al lrooms quiet And away from main road.”
Whiting_11, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
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