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Portobello Motel Cottages

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“otago peninsula”(134 reviews)
“blue penguins”(28 reviews)
“bedroom cottage”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair access
Self-Serve Laundry
Private Balcony
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a great place to stay - midway between Dunedin and the Albatross Center. The room overlooked the bay with a nice view of the water and privacy due to clever layout and the nice screen of native bush just below our balcony. We...More

Thank Joan G
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Set on the hill above Portobello the views from the studio units is delightful. The units are tastefully decorated, clean and modern and perfectly sized for two. After settling in we walked down the driveway and had two lovely choices for dinner; the 1908 Cafe...More

Thank Linda M
Response from GregNapp, Manager at Portobello Motel CottagesResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Linda, We are really happy you enjoyed your stay in the studio and wandering down for a meal in Portobello. Enjoy the rest of Spring!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and myself were third of the way around our South Island adventure and we absolutely loved coming back to this quaint quiet little home away from home. Great size kitchen to cook your own meals and enjoy the views. Greg was very helpful...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 4 nights as 2 couples in a 2 bedroom cottage. Clean and modern. Very comfortable and close to several eating places and small shop. Very friendly stay and would today again. Wonderful time and great surroundings.

Thank kaweraukid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed for 3 nights and would happily stayed longer if time allowed. Friendly, helpful owners who have made the cottages so bright and comfortable, with everything you need. Lovely quiet setting with good parking. Free use of laundry. Good location to visit Larnach Castle and...More

Thank LorW2014
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$109 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Hotel & Grounds (80)
Bathroom (3)
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"There are studios, and 1 and 2 bedroom cottages"
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"Unit 4, just in front, balcony directing to ocean/harbor"
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"Great views overlooking the water"
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"Ask for a cottage overlooking the Bay!"
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