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Alton Lodge

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Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (3)


Alton Lodge Motel, Whakatane New Zealand. Close to the Pacific Coast Highway this mid-town Whakatane accommodation complex allows easy access to the famous Ohope Beach. A range of heat pump/air conditioned self contained unit sizes available, from a studio (Queen bed open plan within the living room) through to a 2 bedroomed unit (sleeps up to 7 people). Our indoor swimming pool is great for the whole family. Handy to restaurants, takeaways and hospital. Major credit cards and EFTPOS accepted. Take a leisurely stroll into Whakatane town centre or enjoy a round of golf at one of the 3 nearby golf courses. Other recreational options include White Island tours (which we can book for you), bush walks and a variety of water-based activities. Onsite we are equipped with high speed wireless internet and free parking. If you just need to relax there is a heated enclosed pool with outdoor barbeque facilities and outdoor seating.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located
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Traveller rating
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  • English
Popular mentions
Only stayed for 2 nights so we could do the trip out to White Island. Had an apartment that was two levels. Slept 5 comfortably. Only issue was that the walls were a bit thin and we could hear the person in the next room snoring.
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Response from kalinalltd, Owner at Alton Lodge
Responded 4 Dec 2018
Many thanks for your positive review, and yes this old building has thin walls and insulation was an unknown factor when it was built, so so sorry for the snoring reverberating through the wall. Very annoying I know.
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We spent a week here with our family. The beds were comfy. The kitchen was small but well appointed. There was a dining area and a small family room for activities. If the weather was bad we wanted to still have activities that our kids would enjoy and this is why we chose the
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Response from kalinalltd, Owner at Alton Lodge
Responded 11 Oct 2018
Many thanks for your review, glad you enjoyed the pool and were comfortable. We were told when we had fibre installed that the internet would be amazing but sadly this is not always the case - especially in the two bedroomed apartment. It seems very spotty in there, so sorry. We have talked to our provider about it and .....................................................
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We stayed here for one night only. We have travelled all over the world and this would be the cleanest hotel of motel that we have ever stayed in. Every surface absolutely gleamed. We had to park our trailer and the owners couldn’t have been more helpful. The linen on the beds
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Response from kalinalltd, Owner at Alton Lodge
Responded 11 Oct 2018
Many thanks Christine, We are very chuffed by your wonderful review. So glad you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to seeing you again one day.
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From the outside it looks a bit outdated but stepping inside you will be surprised and everything you need is available. The rooms are clean and spacious. The same goes for the bathroom. Having a separate toilet is a bonus (no smelly bathroom after the kids....). Our host was
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Response from kalinalltd, Owner at Alton Lodge
Responded 11 Aug 2018
Many thanks for your lovely review, you are right we do take pride in the place even though it is an older motel. We get a lot of pleasure meeting travelers and we like nothing better than to know you have had a good time while here
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We were impressed with the size of our room. Great water pressure and WiFi,very clean and comfortable and very friendly staff we didn’t use the pool but it looked clean and nice. It was also very quiet
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Response from kalinalltd, Owner at Alton Lodge
Responded 6 Oct 2018
Many thanks for your lovely review. Hope to see you again one day
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Downstairs bed in one bedroomed apartment
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studio unit
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bathroom of one bedroomed unit, on first floor. Other beds are down the stairs. Stairs quite s
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the studio units that sleep three
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This is the upstairs part of the one bedroomed appartment
"about a dozen ground floor rooms that allow for privacy and quietness"
"We were on the ground floor near the back and the situation was great. Saw families with children but did not hear them at all."
"Some rooms have steep stairs down to bedroom - check first if you have trouble with stairs."
"no views, but great location and easy to find"
"The rooms all seem to be very quiet"
US$76 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandBay of Plenty RegionWhakatane
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