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Milton Chalet Motel

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 1 night on a weekend trip: easy to find, close to the city, good parking, friendly welcome. (See photo.) The unit was large and had lots of good natural light. It's a little past its prime, but it was clean, comfortable, had a sufficiently well-stocked kitchen. If it had been warmer weather, the pool would have been an added...

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Whangaroa
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Two NZ adults and 8 yr old granddaughter on overnight stay in two bedroom unit - quiet, clean and tidy with adequate facilities. Host friendly & welcoming, thank you. Outdoor pool fun. Not sure what the bad reviews were about as we found all very pleasant!

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Thank dale481
Reviewed 28 February 2016

While providing the basic amenities as advertised, the reality was really disappointing. The first overwhelming impression was a stuffy old cigarette smell clinging to a very tired old carpet, everything felt tacky and outdated. No soap/handwash in the washroom/shower was the last straw. I wouldn't recommend this at all, and it wasn't cheap either. Don't bother.

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Timaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We stayed two nights and paid $38 each per night for a unit that slept 4- 6 people. There were quite a few ants about in the kitchens but in another unit a person got a bed full of ants. Upstairs in the chalets has very squeaky floors. The pool needed a clean but was warm and relaxing.

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Thank Gabz_10
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

A very expensive motel to have ants and rooms not been cleaned every day. I've been here for 5 nights and since the first day I noticed that the cleaners aren't working well. We were 4, and only one room was cleaned per day. The very first day, one of our beds were entirely covered by ants, and things were...

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Thank Lupovero
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

This place is old, ugly, lacking in basic amenities, and poorly designed. While it met our basic needs (clean beds, shower, and toilet), we were not happy with our stay. The accommodations, service, and location were all lousy. Our unit was unattractive and had not been updated since the 1970s at the latest. The bathroom flooring was discolored and dirty...

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Thank Barnali03
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We stayed in the cheapest room - expecting something small we were very surprised to find the rooms absolutely huge!! We had a seperate bedroom that could be closed off from the lounge and kitchen area with venetian doors, - full kitchen with stove and appliances. large bathroom with seperate toilet. The owners were very friendly and were doing some...

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Thank Leesa W
Taranaki Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 March 2015

What a shock, tired, dirty, when asked for milk, there wasn't any, asked to book breakfast, before we saw unit, glad we didn't get one! Told he had none. From the minute we opened the door we knew it was a disaster and with Nelson booked out, we were stuck there for the night . Dirty bedspreads, damp, housekeeping neglected...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Wish I had reviewed this place before we stayed. Nothing good about it at all. Beds hard, ants ++, no toiletries, have had better shower pressure with a solar shower. Noisy fridge which we had to turn off at night. For the money we considered it a bit poor. Would not stay here again.

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2Thank Pip C
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 February 2015

The motel was plagued with ants. It was like a 1960s place. No toiletries that one normally has. No table or chairs, just a counter bench with tiny stools. Old furniture, sheets not matching, old carpet and tired décor. No free wi fi, you had to buy cards at $5 per hour. Worst motel we have ever stayed in, for...

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  • Pool
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Milton Chalet Motel

Address: 119 Milton Street | The Wood, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: £62 - £77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“Single story motels are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Gabz_10, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We were in the single story room but there are two story chalets, but they are old as well.”
 of 5 bubbles 241suew, 26 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Do not stay here in winter time as it would be hard to heat with one heater, very high ceilings and concrete block internal walls.”
 of 5 bubbles Myself15, 12 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Take your togs”
 of 5 bubbles angw362, 8 Mar 2013 | Read review
“We know only one room, but it seems that all ae similar”
 of 5 bubbles BerndC_NZL, 22 Feb 2013 | Read review
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