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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay was superb! The owners were very friendly and accommodating. We were travelling with a van and trailer and two cars and they showed us where to park and we didn't have to leave any on the street. We stayed in a two bedroom unit and it was modern and spacious. We were also travelling with our two dogs...

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Sydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mataki motel in Murchison is a delight. A warm welcome was offered to me. The room itself was fairly small but adequate. No kitchen but a microwave. The positioning however is superb. It is within easy walking distance down a lovely road in a country town to a good variety of pubs and cafes for meals. The outlook from...

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Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very happy with the value for money. Friendly manager and easy parking. Excellent free wifi. Good little kitchen. Nice enough bathroom with toilet behind another door. Comfortable bed, quiet room. There are also a few policemen who stay in the motel whilst posted in the area, this made me feel pretty safe. Great place to stop.

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Thank Rabbitnom
Waihi Beach, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Some of the units are VERY small. Three beds squashed into a very small area. No sink, (use handbasin), but could not get jug under tap. Bread and butter plates had been put away unwashed so we had a "surprise" when we went to get them. Washing was $5 a load for both washing and drying - very expensive. We...

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Thank brandy126
Wellington
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here overnight last weekend and really enjoyed it. The room (new studio) was very spacious and had cooking facilities. Everything was pristine regarding cleanliness. Friendly hosts and it was a cute touch to recieve our milk in a wee jug. The heater was on already for our arrival of a chilly night. Tip: take shampoos etc as they...

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Thank Katie Z
Waihi
Reviewed 30 March 2016

The hostess was welcoming, helpful and friendly, as was her cat. The motel is close to the shops, but fairly quiet at night. We had a standard studio unit, no kitchen but a fridge, microwave, kettle and toaster were provided, as were an ample supply of cutlery and crockery. A small table and two chairs were provided, along with a...

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Thank Well-Weathered
Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Unable to secure accommodation in St Arnaud over the Easter period, we chanced upon Murchison as an alternative option that was close by. We didn't know quite what to expect from this town, but were pleasantly surprised on what was on offer. This whole establishment was modern, and the owners clearly had paid thorough attention to the various needs of...

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Thank Gondwana80
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 March 2016

An excellent quiet motel a few streets away from the main highway through Murchison. Recently refurbished to a high standard with all amenities you would expect. Plenty of room and a very comfortable bed. Perfect for a stop on the way from the West Coast to Nelson. Definitely recommend.

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Thank David S
Australind, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Stopped here from Greymouth on way to Picton. Clean, but older motel a little way from town centre. We had a double and single bed in our room, so a bit limited space wise, especially as it rained very heavily. Not much room to spread out. Water had not been turned on to toilet, nor fridge turned on, but we...

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Thank Anna S
Darwin
Reviewed 5 March 2016

This motel is located a few streets away from the main street of Murchison and is really comfortable. We had a room with double & single bed, kitchenette and big clean bathroom. There is free WIFI and the place is quiet which made for a good night’s sleep. There was a fridge, microwave, tea/coffee and a pool. This place was...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mataki Motel offers clean and comfortable accommodation at an affordable price. 16 self-contained units: • 12 units sleep 1-3 • 4 family units sleep 1-6 • All non-smoking units • Serviced daily ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mataki Motel

Address: 34 Hotham Street | P.O. Box 54 Murchison, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Murchison
Price Range: £66 - £87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mataki Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a big room.”
 of 5 bubbles brandy126, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If needing WiFi, ask for a room that has a good signal.”
 of 5 bubbles Well-Weathered, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If you want to use the wifi do not stay in the rooms down the slope because it doesn't work.”
 of 5 bubbles UtxiGirona, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Room three is nice and big and ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles doversole, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in 2 bedroom which was very spacious & well refurbished.”
 of 5 bubbles dkw1-13, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
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