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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I recently needed a nights accommodation in Dannevirke urgently. I was able to organise this with ease via email. I had explained my families needs which included ensuring comfort and warmth for my baby. We arrived late that night and once we opened our room door I was greeted by a lovely warm room big enough for... More 

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Thank Jade_Victoria_NZ
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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61 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We have stayed here quite a few times & our review is all good & positive things. Peter & Dulcie are slowly adding new things to their Motel & when you have stayed here over the last few years like we have we love seeing the amazing changes they are rebuilding on. They have always made us feel welcomed, accomodating... More 

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145 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a traditional small town motel. It seems to be have been built for sometime. Having said that the rooms are clean and tidy and well decorated. the rooms have a kitchenette, Sky TV (no movie channels). There is no aircon so it may get warm in summer. I had a room in the middle of the complex and... More 

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Thank michael a
Melbourne, Australia
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57 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We dropped into the Dannevirke Information Centre for some advice on where to stop for the night. We were told that there are 3 motels in Dannevirke, a "cheapy", The Viking Lodge, and a new motel, all of whom had similar pricing Despite the fact that we thought the Viking Lodge looked tired, we followed the advice of the Information... More 

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Thank Seymour J
Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Good motel to stay overnight right in the middle of town . The couple who run the motel are very helpful and I had one of the rear rooms that were renovated and quite large and with full kitchens . Only problem was the heater struggled with the -2c Dannevirke night (lucky had an electric blanket) and while the beds... More 

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Thank 854phillipo
New Zealand
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Very good stay at this clean and comfortable motel. A comfortable bed and great facilities. Road noise did not worry us at all. Handy to everything in Dannevirke. Very helpful owner.We would stay again if we needed another night in Dannevirke

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Thank Rangatira2
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Exceptionally clean & tidy motel. Welcoming and helpful hosts & staff (room servicing staff extremely cheerful and efficient). The unit we stayed in had an ENORMOUS comfortable bed, pristine bed linen and towels. Kitchenette very well equipped (we've stayed and paid alot more elsewhere and haven't had half the equipment!!) bathrooms could do with a little updating (I suspect alot... More 

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Thank AngeWilliam
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Do yourself a favor this was cheap at $115 50+ sky channels -the room is clean and spacious with a kitchenette -the bed is overly large and very comfortable -only 2mins drive to town and the owner is very friendly -highly recommend it

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Thank Jenny K
Christchurch, New Zealand
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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Clean tidy motel at a reasonable price,easy walking into the bars, restaurants. Owner went out of his way to sort information and pamphlets for our onward travel. Nice budget motel. Enjoyed our overnight stay.

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29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with 15 others for 3 nights. We all had flawless sleep in good beds, lovely clean rooms and the most kind and accommodating proprietors we could have asked for! Nothing was ever a problem. Highly recommend this place!!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dannevirke accommodation situated in the heart of Dannevirke township, in the Tararua district at the foothills of the Rauhine Ranges. Viking Lodge Motel is a member of the Host Accommodation group. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Viking Lodge Motel

Address: 180 High Street, Dannevirke 4930, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Tararua District > Dannevirke
Price Range: $104 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“ask fro a room at the rear of the complex”
 of 5 bubbles michaela707, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Do not use the cheap room offered if you are elderly, it has a shower over a bath which could be difficult to enter and exit”
 of 5 bubbles seymourj2016, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The back rooms are $10 more but a lot bigger than the ones at the front.”
 of 5 bubbles AngelaRandall, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Our unit was at back of complex and very quiet; think most units would be quiet except maybe the front one on the main highway.”
 of 5 bubbles pormick, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Rooms further from the road should have less noise. I am not sure which rooms would have better WiFi reception.”
 of 5 bubbles dcwledzep, 17 Jan 2015 | Read review
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