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Colonial Motel

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Colonial Motel is a 10 unit accommodation provider with a 4 star Qualmark rating. We have 3 Studios, 4 Two bedroom units, 2 One bedroom units and a Three bedroom unit, all of which are fully self contained with full kitchens. Guests can enjoy free WiFi,free DVD library,Sky TV,a swimming pool as well as a playhouse for the children. A portable BBQ can be placed outside your unit. A laundry is available for guest use. Continental and cooked breakfasts can be ordered and delivered to your room along with a complimentary newspaper. Within a short walking distance you will find a Restaurant,Dairy,Fish & Chip Shop,New World Supermarket,Stadium and CBD. We supply you with maps and information to help you with your exploration of the area.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
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Popular mentions
We had a team needing accommodation in Blenheim recently. Peter and Shona were an absolute pleasure to deal with and could not have been more helpful. Their understanding and attention to detail was much appreciated. The team had a very successful weekend and we believe the
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Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial Motel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you Dallas and we thoroughly enjoyed hosting you and thank you for choosing us. Your group were polite and tidy and well behaved and under great management. So pleased that you enjoyed your stay and thank you again for the efficient way that you and your team looked after the party.
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In town for the recent Marlborough Food and Wine Festival, we spent two comfortable nights at the Colonial Motel in Blenheim. Located about 500 metres from the centre of Blenheim, the motel is a good base for your time here and for any driving you may want to do around some of
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Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial Motel
Responded 13 Feb 2019
Thank you so much Craig for your wonderful review and great comments which we appreciate very much indeed. It was a pleasure to host you and what an amazing advertisement for our motel and the Marlborough region. Thank you once again and hope that you are able to stay with us again.
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Stayed in a family room which was comfortable and roomy. Has free parking and a small swimming pool. Hosts and very friendly and helpful. Ideal place to explore the Blenhiem area, especially the vineyards.
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Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial Motel
Responded 12 Feb 2019
Thank you for your stay Mike and your positive comments which are very much appreciated. We do hope that you return to us sometime and it was a pleasure to host you.
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Not all motels can provide a big enough space for people to stay together but the Colonial Motel could. With 3 bedrooms and a bed in the lounge it was perfect for a girls weekend away. Damn good value for money as well. Our hosts were great on arrival, telling us about the
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Enjoy our stay here. Made very welcome on arrival and had a early check in. Very close walk to the town center. Room was clean and quite modern. Good to have sky sport on the TV. Road at front can be a bit loud but OK for us. Would highly recommend and will stay here again when
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Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial Motel
Responded 25 Nov 2018
Thank you for your generous and positive comments. It was a pleasure to host you and we are so pleased that you did enjoy your stay and that we were able to make your stay comfortable and convenient.
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Two Bedroom
Are the showers fixed head or hand - held/flexible?
Thank you for your question. The showers are all fixed head except for the access studio,unit8, which is both fixed and hand held flexible.
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"Rear rooms for quietness."
"We liked the ground floor"
"On the opposite side to the local chippy!"
"A little bit of traffic noise from around 6am and again late evening but not bad. Unit was lovely and sunny.No noisey fridges or A/C units."
"Our room and bathroom was perfect for wheelchair access."
US$103 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
colonial hotel blenheim
New ZealandSouth IslandMarlborough RegionBlenheim
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