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    Utirerei Motel

    Ambo Village TARAWA, Republic of Kiribati
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    03/12/2017 04/12/2017
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    Traveller (38)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good67%
    • Average17%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 29 March 2016

    A centrally located clean place with hot water shower if required and air con, for standards elsewhere in the world the word basic describes it best but this is Tarawa, the end of the world. The restaurant offers a fairly wide range of foods, drinks...More

    Thank BoneandBtwo
    Response from Zinnia B, General Manager at Utirerei MotelResponded 22 August 2016

    Thank you for your review. We appreciate the time you have taken to express your opinion of our motel. We have improved the restaurant services and now offer a "Specials of the Day Menu" for those who want something extra besides the dishes already offered...More

    Reviewed 11 February 2016

    Utirerei Motel is well located, and has a friendly, helpful staff. The menu,for breakfast, lunch and dinner is extensive, considering the location, but not high on fruit and vegetables, which are difficult to come by on Tarawa. There is a great Chinese Restaurant (The Chineeese...More

    1  Thank Thermochic
    Response from Zinnia B, General Manager at Utirerei MotelResponded 22 August 2016

    Thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments. Due to limited availability of imported fresh vegetables we have now added a home garden to supply vegetables to supplement our menu with home grown vegetables such as Chinese cabbages, tomatoes, squash, cucumbers, and spinach. We...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    Quiet room, 2nd floor. Hot water for shower, not for sink. Very friendly and helpful staff. Decent food. On the paved part of the road. Considering there aren't that many choices, this place was one of the best of the bunch.

    Thank dannonumber
    Response from Zinnia B, General Manager at Utirerei MotelResponded 25 August 2016

    Thank you for your comments. We appreciate your taking the time to provide a review for Utirerei Motel as this is very helpful and useful for management as well as for future guests.

    Reviewed 29 October 2015

    Have stayed at Utirerei Motel twice when I have been in Tarawa for work. The staff here are fantastic - always friendly, lovely and helpful. The restaurant provides a good variety of dishes and with limited other places to eat in Tarawa that is a...More

    1  Thank carlandshaz
    Response from Zinnia B, General Manager at Utirerei MotelResponded 22 August 2016

    Thank you! We appreciate the time you have taken to contribute your review for Utirerei Motel. We are happy to advise that the internet speed has improved, and thanks to the good work by the McConnell Dowell contractors the current road upgrade has allowed traffic...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2015

    Stayed for 6 months for work. Has to be the best place on Tarawa so on a comparative scale I would give it 5 stars. The staff there make it what it is, was like a big family by the end, but felt like that...More

    1  Thank JeremyTaupo
    Response from Zinnia B, General Manager at Utirerei MotelResponded 22 August 2016

    Thank you for your positive comments - these are greatly appreciated. We hope that with the recently implemented service improvements and completed room expansion project, that guests will continue to enjoy the services and facilities offered by Utirerei Motel!

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$58 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
    • Location
    • Republic of Kiribati >
    • Gilbert Islands >
    • Tarawa Atoll >
    • Ambo Village
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    Room & Suite (12)
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    Pool & Beach (4)
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    "I prefer upstairs rooms just for the breeze factor"
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    "Choose an upstairs room as they get a bit of a breeze. The aircon does work well, and they have fans as well,"
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    "Rooms at the top are quieter."
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