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London
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Just off the main 'motorway'. Room was large and well equipped. Lots of take-aways and restaurants near-by. Very friendly owner/manager. Al-in-all, just what we wanted for a break on our journey. We actually stayed in Whangarei the next morning and went to visit the excellent Quarry Gardens.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2015

This is an old style motel but the managers are just so friendly and helpful, and the place so clean and comfortable, that you really can't go past it for a nights accommodation. We appreciated a fully equipped kitchen (especially the hot chocolate) and it's great location. Handy to cafés etc. and easy in/easy out. Free wifi was also excellent.

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Thank eve1954
Biloela, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff, clean rooms, spacious layout. Fully self contained and located adjacent to the local tavern which served great food. Located close to service station and other shops. Beds were comfortable and the heating and electric blankets were awesome

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1Thank Shari H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Was perfect for the price, esecially with fully stocked kitchens and such bubbly staff. They are proud of their business and this made me feel welcome. The only con I had was lack of heating on a very cold night. The shower was luke warm yet I could get hot water in the basin. No hot shower for me but...

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1Thank Clayt0n_NZ
Auckland
Reviewed 25 May 2014

The motel is very clean and tidy with everything one needs for a few nights stay. The Studio units are small but certainly adequate. The owners are really nice, accommodating and unobtrusive. I have stayed several times recently

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Thank AucklandFlyingKiwi
hamilton
Reviewed 7 March 2014 via mobile

We stayed there for 3 days. The owners where really nice and helpful. Shops are close liquor store is close. Rooms were immaculately clean in fact it was the cleanest motel I stayed in. The rooms are a good size with good facilitys. Would most defiantly stay again.

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Thank BudgetOnTheLake
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Cleanliness and Servicing: Spotless throughout and high standard of servicing with necessary items replenished daily. No visible rubbish on grounds. Shower/Vanity/toilet in one room (other units may be different) Shower had excellent pressure. Bedroom: Inner-sprung mattress bed and plumpish pillows (with extra if needed) . Crisp white unmarked linen with high thread count. Large mirror with roomy bench underneath. No...

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1Thank Debbie S
Papakura, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Stayed 1 night on the 6th Jan very nice and clean room would definitely go there again very handy to where we needed to be .Great folder with all the information and close food places and there menus great place.

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1Thank christine c
Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 2 January 2014

First impressions we like this places a lot. We stayed there on Dec 2 for 8days. However the service very nice and friendly and easy as well- Special Paul and Sandra are very kind. In the future if my family goes to New Zealand i definitely book this places again. Thanks to Paul & Sandra, All the best to you...

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Thank Hoa G
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We stayed here for two nights as part of our 'up north' holiday. The location of the motel is great, super handy to the main road north, about 5 minutes drive into town, and within walking distance of a supermarket and food places. The room we stayed had everything we needed and our beds were very comfortable. The only small...

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“Review website, rooms vary depending on quest requirements.”
 of 5 bubbles 271redbaron, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Spacious family unit.”
 of 5 bubbles Jboycey, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We had unit 12 which was good, a studio unit.”
 of 5 bubbles delton486, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms looked much the same, we were happy with our room, so no dramas!”
 of 5 bubbles LittleJourney, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“From what we saw they are all good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles AUNTIEQUEENIE, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
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