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Riverside Motel

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good44%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“the river”(17 reviews)
“across the road”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Room 6. Living with soft single bed. Bedroom with firmer double. Bathroom with shower. Kitchenette. Bedroom overlooks river and road but noise level OK. Wifi code for 3 devices and 100mb per device. Speed 5 down / 1 up. Apart from the limited wifi, pleased...More

Thank MarkSmalleyNL
Response from graemeprince, Manager at Riverside MotelResponded 15 July 2016

Thank you for staying with us. We have changed our guest wifi system and now have unlimited for all. Original system was intended for email and looking ahead at other accommodation, etc, but we realize that guest needs have changed. Please come again sometime!

Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

The faded interiors of the Riverside Motel aren't going to win any design awards. Neither is the faux-Spanish facade, nor the service, which is limited to perfunctory linen changes and certainly doesn't stretch to anything exotic like bed-making. But what the Riverside lacks in these...More

Thank BeauDean
Response from graemeprince, Manager at Riverside MotelResponded 8 June 2016

The interiors are currently undergoing a facelift. They are being redecorated in modern, lighter colours and feedback has been very positive so far. Rooms are serviced daily but staff are careful not to touch anything which is covered in guest's property, including beds. Staff are...More

Reviewed 7 June 2016

Large but very dated. Well equiped for cooking, eating and lounging in front of TV with separate bedroom. Clean. Adequate for the night but definitely needs a face lift..nice location by the river with road in between. Quiet.

Thank Jane M
Response from graemeprince, Manager at Riverside MotelResponded 8 June 2016

Thanks for staying with us. Interior is currently undergoing a facelift to lighten and brighten! Results are pleasing

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Our motel accommodation was huge !!! 2 very large bedrooms and large lounge kitchen area in the centre. Clean but looking dated and showing its age, but very adequate for a weekend stay for my friend and I. Right on the river, a pleasant flat...More

1  Thank GILL M
Reviewed 13 May 2016

After a meandering drive from Wellington we'd scheduled an overnight stay before doing the paddle steamer up the river the following day. We had a big room with comfortable large bed. A quick trip to the supermarket sorted out our evening meal of chicken with...More

1  Thank Brian_StNeots
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$67 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$67 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"we had one bedroom unit, other rooms are studio"
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"Ask for a renovated room away from the main road."
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"River view in the ? management quarters above the office, not certain though"
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"All rooms appear equally good."
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