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Tamara Riverside Lodge

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair access
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

We stayed here for one night over the New Year's holiday in a double room with private bathroom. What a cool place! Not only were the rooms perfect for the price, they were clean, in a great location and the staff/owners were super friendly and...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2015

The rooms are so-so. If you take time and do research, you can find better stays nearby, which is what I wish I would have done before making a reservation here. I wasn't comfortable around Rory, she is scary and rude.More

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Response from TamaraLodge, Owner at Tamara Riverside LodgeResponded 23 December 2015

Hi. Obviously a troubling review but I see this review was for a couple of months ago and I'm not sure that you have the right property as Rory (myself) is actually a male. My wife calls me a lot of things and rude might...More

Reviewed 14 December 2015

I stay for a couple of nights in this nice, little Hostel directly at the Whanganui River. The Rooms, the Kitchen, the Lounge - everything is very clean. It is a very beautiful Hostel with high ceilings. The manager is always friendly and very helpful...More

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 30 November 2015

If you are looking for an easy place to rest with a great price, stay at Tamara Backpackers Lodge in Wanganui. After 10 days on the road in similarly priced accommodation, Tamara Lodge was a welcome relief with clean and spacious rooms, fresh linens, comfortable...More

Thank Eudyptes
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Well positioned 5 min walk from town. Clean, well maintained, well managed and friendly. Good kitchen facilities and eating srea, lounge and verandah overlooking the river (front building). We likef the larger rooms towards the front. Two very front rooms overlook the river but possibly...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$37 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$37 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Avoid the room by the front door"
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"Right by the river, spacious, good common facilities"
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"single room by the garden nice an comfortable."
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"We wanted a ground floor room, this request fulfilled. Our room had a view of the garden"
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