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Gateway North Motor Lodge

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Waiuku, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stayed at the Gateway North Motor Lodge on Saturday night (3rd September). Plans had changed and instead of arriving at 8pm as planned, we turned up at 4pm. This was no problem as we picked up the key from the friendly staff at the café. The room was very tidy, clean and the kitchen had all the essentials including...

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Barry
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

It was getting on to six o'clock and we needed a break, this was the only place open at this time close to the road. We noted that the long distance service buses called on their way north. The food was rather prices, quality reasonable, coffee O K. The good thing was the staff were most obliging. If desperate call...

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Jamberoo, Australia
Reviewed 5 May 2015

The accommodation was clean but basic, had very basic TV selection, not furnished real well, a pricey stop over. This motel is outside the township not giving much choice for eating except the grossly overpriced take-away type food, even then the menu is limited. This is the drop in spot for tour buses where the tourist are obliged to pay...

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thames NZ
Reviewed 2 April 2015

No couch, 3 sat on bed for TV. Bathroom no unit for toilet bags. Limited internet access. China dirty. Hostess more interested in drinking coffee and wine rather than greeting guests. Cleanliness 'no'

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Stayed on the way up and the way back. Could have a better meal menu for those staying. Would be nice to have free WiFi since there is no cellphone reception, they claim to have it but it has never worked. Otherwise good. Not all rooms have a couch, Would have been nice to make phone calls from the room...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Pitstop on the way to Bay of Islands. Total rip off. Additional $0.50 for take away hot chocolate. Really?? I paid a total of $5 for it. I read another comment made by someone on Foursquare, apparently they charge $4.50 for a 600ml of Coke *I did not stay in the room. This is just a pitstop for a quick...

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Gateway North Motor Lodge

Address: State Highway 1, Kaiwaka, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Kaiwaka
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Wheelchair access
Number of rooms: 8
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“I would travel on past”
 of 5 bubbles jimmyd3, 4 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for one with couch.Try and find out if there is some way to make phone calls.”
 of 5 bubbles Hippynz, 22 Mar 2014 | Read review
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