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Rainbow Motel

Booking.comUSD 88*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Blue Mountains, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This motel may be old and a little tarnished but the beds were excellent and the linen very crisp and fresh. The price we paid for two bedrooms was minimal, often paying as much or more elsewhere for only a double. Well kitted out with stove, microwave, toaster, plenty of pots/pans and crockery. Good place for a family on a...

Thank Sally P
Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

WOW. Our hostess was friendly, and helpful. Plenty of WI Fi. Hot mineral pools were brilliant varying in temperature from boil ya wine to Ahhhhhhh bliss. The bed was like sleeping on a cloud. AND Only a three minute drive to town

Thank Cherie K
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 January 2017

OK so the motel units are only average but they're clean and spacious, the beds are comfortable and the folk who run the place are friendly and helpful. Its the hot pools that you're here for, and they're great.

Thank Henro2010
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Very old, and old furniture. Depressing surrounding. The hosts were very kindly and also the bed was alright. You can hear the neigbours talking and follow their conversation. And If they replace their chair you can hear it very loudly. You can also hear the cars on the road. The windows have a lot of rips, so it was very...

Thank herma440
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Booked 2 nights, was a mistake.Motel is small and run down.Room was like a fridge, no proper heating other than 2 old water radiators from the 1960's. woke up 3am frozen, condensations dripping down the mirror., furniture old and warn out. Not enough power points, had all 3 electric blankets running on extension power leads, fire risk. shower dribbles. smallest...

Thank travelaudi
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Maybe we struck an off-day here but the service was lacking and the room was very average, although it was clean. The hot pools were relaxing and the kids enjoyed them, however we were glad to only spend one night there. More positively we found it a good spot to stop overnight on our way to Mt Ruapahu and it...

Thank TheTs_VIC
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 June 2015

What a wonderful place. Amazing service, cheerful staff and comfort. Thank you for looking after us and going the extra mile.You made sure both my mother and I were comfortable and you went out your to give us a excellent stay. God bless.

Thank 228steph
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Visited the morning before our stay to be greated by a very attentive couple who was very happy to cater for our needs. We arrived the following night to be greated again by our names and were asked how our trip was as they knew we had done alot of travelling over the weekend. The bed was relaxing in fact...

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Unless you are motivated by decor, this motel should tick most of the boxes. It is modestly priced, clean, comfortable, with large well equipped rooms. It is situated in the midst of spectacular scenery, and offers its guests complimentary use of the geothermally heated spa baths (some of which were very warm indeed). The host couple, Bob and Ann are...

Thank BHarmer
St Arnaud, Australia
Reviewed 27 May 2014

I stayed for only one night, and wish I had had more time here. My room was very clean and a generous size (unlike some accommodations which although modern, are fairly tight, especially bathrooms). The lady in charge gave me a free-standing lamp for the double bedroom so I could read in bed. I really enjoyed the hot water here....

Thank Jane W

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  • Free Parking
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Rainbow Motel

Address: State Highway 41 | RD1, Tokaanu, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tokaanu
Price Range: $113 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rainbow Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“none, all run down”
travelaudi, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms furthest from the road are quietest”
BHarmer, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Worth the money to stay here, for 24 hour pools and kitchen facilities.”
janew529, 26 May 2014 | Read review
“All rooms seem the same high standard”
ChasO, 22 Feb 2012 | Read review
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