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Taihape Motel

  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“on arrival”(18 reviews)
“the owner”(19 reviews)
“cold beer”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
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All reviewson arrivalthe ownercold beerstayed herepotato chipsfree beerthe main streetheaters and electric blanketsrooms are clean and comfortableshort strollyou'll enjoyboxing daylovely placevery reasonable pricesky tvlong drivenew zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was raining when I arrived and I thought the place looked a bit down... but that was just the gloominess of the day. Had a friendly welcome. Got the free chippies... too wet for the free beer and then shown to the room. I...More

Thank NWO_Steve
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Located 1 door off the main street, the host Con was very helpful and eager to make sure we were settled in our very nice room. We were in a stop iover from Wellinton to Aujland and found this late in the day. The room...More

Thank chefdartagnan
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to stop on your way to or from Auckland and Wellington. It’s a good old motel in the best possible sense. The decor isn’t flash but it is spotlessly clean and has everything you need. We were given some potato...More

Thank Suevan2006
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This place is wonderful - don’t expect modern decor, but that’s what we love about it. Clean, homely and warm and friendly host. How many motels give you beer and chips when you arrive! Great room price too.

Thank Kiwis64
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This place is the best!! Has gorgeous old character. Clean and comfortable. Owner offers a generous service. BEST value for money anywhere!!! If you are after a generic hotel experience this is not for you but if you value quaint, slightly dated, comfy, friendly service...More

Thank Natasha C
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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All the rooms are away from the road and are nice and quiet."
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"Any room is a good choice."
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"The units round the back(No.20 onwards I think)are best positioned."
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"All motel rooms are well positioned. There are two price ranges."
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