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Cornwall Motor Lodge
Ranked #1 of 25 Hotels in Palmerston North
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We stayed here for a night last month, great value for money I think. Loved the room with spa bath, bed was extremely comfortable - only thing is when the jets in spa were turned on it sprayed out black dirt so couldn't really use it but one of those things and would most certainly stay there again!!

  • Stayed: March 2014
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Esther65_13, Owner at Cornwall Motor Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2014

Thank you for your review, and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. I am sorry to hear you had trouble with the spa. We are very focused on cleanliness, especially in this area. After each stay the housekeeping staff, refill the spa baths and flush them with a cleaning agent. We will look into why this was not done in this case.

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Reviewed 13 April 2014

Excellent accommodation in the inner city. Very spacious and clean rooms which are very well equipped. The rooms are spotlessly clean and Esther and Tom are the perfect hosts. So helpful and obliging. Couldn't ask for anything more. Will definitely be back. !!

  • Stayed: April 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

Large rooms,absolutely spotless and tidy.Well equipped.Extremely friendly and helpful hosts-Tom and Ester.Very close to town and a countdown supermarket.In room free Wifi was a bonus.Excellent Sky TV coverage on decent LCD TV.Shortbread was a nice touch.Comfortable beds.Our 1 bedroom unit had a spa bath and good shower.I thought the extraction fan in the bathroom was a bit noisy but it did the job.We didn't think there was much street noise- a little speedway noise on Saturday night but not really any problem,and finished early.Would not hesitate to book in again if we were around here.Highly recommended.Thanks Tom and Ester.

  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled with family
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Esther65_13, Owner at Cornwall Motor Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2014

Thank you for your review. We endeavor to make you stay as pleasant and comfortable as possible, and do appreciate the feedback.

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Reviewed 21 March 2014

This motel is clean and tidy, shower had ok water pressure but not the greatest. Ice trays available at office and in rooms freezer. My unit was over the back so no street noise and good black out curtains, reception people seemed friendly enough

  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 25 February 2014

Large rooms, great service, spotlessly clean and tidy. Well done to Ester and Tom on a job well done. We booked a ground level unit as we had plenty of luggage, and there was room to store this, and be able to spread out!!! WOW. Has been several years since I had last stayed at the Cornwall Motor Lodge, but I'll definitely be back.

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  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 18 February 2014

As a rep, I have been staying at Cornwall Motor lodge for one if not two nights every month for the past year and have found the level of service second to none.
Tom and Ester, are FANTASTIC hosts.
I just love the location( 2 mins walk into the centre of town)
Rooms are ALWAYS spotless.
If you are looking for spacious, exceptionally clean motel with excellent host, look no further. I would highly recommend staying here.

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  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 22 January 2014

The rooms are large, clean and quiet. The bed is very comfortable. There is an office desk for computer work. The TV can be viewed from the spa bath or the large bed. Great hosts. Lot of restaurants close by that provide charge back to the motor lodge. Complimentary small bottle of wine is a great gesture!

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  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Cornwall Motor Lodge

Address: 101 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Palmerston North
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 25 Hotels in Palmerston North
Price Range: £67 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cornwall Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 27
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are centrally located in the heart of Palmerston North. Situated just opposite the Plaza Shopping Mall, Restaurant and Cafes. Super King Beds, Self-Fill Spa Pools in rooms, Large and Spacious rooms.One Bedroom Family Suites with Super King Bed in the Lounge and seperate bedroom with two single beds, Spa Baths in bathroom or Shower Only. All suites have cooking facilities. Ample Free Parking available. Park your car and shop til you drop. ... more   less 
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