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Destinations Motor Lodge

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Axbridge
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Sue and her husband John are always very welcoming and helpful. The motel accommodation is very clean, well equipped and spacious. Good parking and surroundings. Suggestion: more Sky TV channels so we can get BBC or CNN.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped overnight in Dannevirke to break up a long car journey, just pulled into the first motor lodge we came to. Very pleased to find the very friendly Sue & John, beautifully presented and super clean rooms at a good price. Would definitely stay here again and recommend to others.

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely motel good location right in town easy walk to restaurants etc unit very cleans beds comfortable very helpful people back units are very quiet we have stayed here before has a nice felling about the motel

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Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Time is short when we're 'on the road' and I wouldn't usually write a recommendation. Sue and John, however, really looked after us. Spacious, clean and airy rooms with comfy beds and everything you could want. Amazing packed lunches and nothing was too much trouble - even my rather too frequent requests for printing. I left some medication in my...

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Thank Mark S
Te Puke, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Great price, great hosts, very clean and modern. The shower pressure was amazing. There were pump bottles of hand soap. hand cream, shampoo and body wash. Great touch! We were given a decent sized bottle of milk when we arrived.The hosts even offered to take us to our venue which we were amazed by. When we arrived back that night...

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Thank Gaynor P
Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Very nice room we were in. Quiet,comfortable and roomy. We have stayed at Destination Motel before and found very worthy of another visit. We were in room 1 with our twin grand-daughters. All just as nice as the first time.

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Thank Alexander S
Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Not lots and lots of places in Dannevirke. We needed one night during a really cold and wet snap this winter. The place we stayed the night before was cold and draughty so my choice was for warmth - read 'heater and electric blanket'. Destinations exceed expectations. Took the last room available - with a bath as well. Clean, modern,...

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Thank GirlFromOz8
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Destinations Motor Lodge in Dannevirke ticked all the boxes for us as we traveled through to the Hawkes Bay from Wellington. It is clean, neat spacious and we all had a good nights sleep. Their price was good value for money and we will gladly return. Although the motel is on the main road we were not disturbed by traffic...

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Thank Hilary R
Spain
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Decided we were not going to make Napier and stopped here for a night. Sue and John very friendly and efficient, showed us a studio which was clean and tidy and good value. It's on the main road and there is a bit of road noise, but you get used to it. A 5 minute stroll down the main road...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 February 2016

We booked the two bedroom, very spacious and lovely patio with cottage garden area as well. Welcoming and friendly staff. Excellent standard overall and happy with our stay. Lots of space and chattels good quality

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Address: 197 High Street, Dannevirke 4930, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Tararua District > Dannevirke
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for room at the back as it is on a noisy road.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanAxbridge, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All ground floor and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles gaynorp2014, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 suited a family situation.”
 of 5 bubbles alexandersZ6562IV, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Away from the road if possible”
 of 5 bubbles 265hilaryr, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“A unit to the rear of the complex due to road noise but we did not find it too bad and had two good nights sleep on a comfortable bed”
 of 5 bubbles venture992, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
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