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1594 Queen Charlotte Drive Rd1, Linkwater 7281 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Totally impressed by our stay here with our kids (5 and 10). We had a two bedroom unit (#4) which was extremely tidy, well equipped and comfortable for a family of four. Owners are super friendly and helpful. Very easy parking for boats/trailers etc. really...More

Thank KiwiAK
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Arrived after 6pm in mid-Nov'15 without booking. Was welcomed in and hosts went out of the way to accommodate me in backpacker's area even though not fully open due to their refurbishing. Got room ready very quickly. All much appreciated as great stop for next...More

Thank Papakiri
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We stayed at this motel 1 night in transit to the south of the South Island . Somehow our booking got messed up and we had actually only booked a double room instead of one for us and our 2 children . Despite our late...More

Thank ojmac
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed in Linkwater Motel for a week. This is the best accommodation i have ever stayed in NZ. I love my room, the room is spacious and clean, also with everything i need. Host are friendly and helpful. Good location, located in between Picton...More

Thank Nicli2000
Reviewed 26 December 2015

A group of five of us stayed at this motel recently and we were blown away with how accommodating and kind our hosts were! We saw them do so many acts of kindness and were so welcoming! They genuinely care about their guests experiences and...More

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Description
Linkwater motel offers rural country accommodation 21km from Picton. Free WIFI and off street parking as well as plenty of room to park boats and trailers is provided. Continental breakfast is available daily. ...More The rooms range from self-contained studios and family units. All units have a kitchenette with a benchtop 2 hob stove for cooking. Linkwater Motel is 5km from the start of the Queen Charlotte Walk Track and the half way point for the Link Pathway Walk & Cycle Track. The Motel can book tickets for the interislander ferry as well as other local tours and nature activities, including scenic and mussel farm cruises, wine tours and nature walks. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$64 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Linkwater
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"If you have the choice, book a room on the upper level in order to get the best view!"
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