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Milton Keynes
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Nice spacious rooms, comfortable bed everything you need from a holiday home. The owners are really nice people as well, they love to chat and tell you about the area, they definitely went above and beyond. We cant wait for our next visit.

Thank richm999
EastlandMotorLodge, Owner at Eastland Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Richard, Thank you ever so much for your fantastic review on Eastland Motor Lodge we are thrilled to hear about your wonderful experience and satisafaction with what our modest motel had to offer. IF you are ever in New Zealand again be sure to look us up and i am sure that your next stay will be greeted with...

Vicenza, Italy
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I was looking for a place not too expensive and picked up this. I was lucky, I guess it's really great value for the money you pay. The room was wide, the bed comfortable, the bathroom refurbished and I had an equipped kitchenette I could cook on if I wanted to. All was clean and tidy. Plus I had free...

Thank R_Zanetello
Reviewed 17 May 2014

I was up in gisborne for work after looking through all the motels I picked this one. Its easy to find as its near the gateway to gissy from napier end. It's also close enough to town without traffic noise. Despite it situated by gateway the traffic noise was very minimal. The hosts are very friendly and welcoming. My room...

1Thank Wangaster
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Although this is a slightly older style motel ,it has been refurbished and is very clean, with good spacious rooms. The hosts are very pleasant and helpful, and the motel is well run. This place is great value for money, and would have no hesitations in staying there again.

Thank WhiteGoodman
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 April 2014

This is an older style motel but has been well refurbished, and offers a good service to travellers at an economical price. We stayed in a 'superior studio': an older unit but recently refurbished with good fittings (including the bed) and good linen. As a studio unit there wasn't a huge amount of space, but it was perfectly adequate for...

Thank apteryx055
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 April 2014

My partner and I only stayed there for one night, but we had a lovely room. The room was large, quiet and fully equipped with a good shower, also find in room a wee fridge, micro wave, kettle, cutlery ... The site was quiet, did not had a chance to use the pool but it did appeared to be small....

Thank Tiphaine B
Kalgoorlie,Western Austarlia
Reviewed 4 April 2014

My wife and I stayed here in 2 adjoining rooms at the back with our neice and her partner. Very tidy clean and well maintained.the whole motel grounds, pool, BBQ area etc were a joy. The rooms are a tad old fashioned and whilst not sqeezy ,not large either but excellent value for money. whilst my wife and I looked...

Thank otistdriftwood
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2014

I've stayed here twice. It is clean, pleasant and the rooms are well presented. The owner goes out of his way to help with inquiries. The pool is lovely and the rooms air conditioned. I wouldn't stay anywhere else as both times have been delightful.

Thank Anne V
Feilding, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 February 2014

A group of us stayed here during eastcaost vibes. The hotels were spotless, the staff was friendly and very considerate towards there guests. The pool was awesome to have when we woke up it was so hot so it was good to take a dip with great entertaining area both pool side and in the bbq area. Having the sky...

Thank kay p
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 January 2014

Good value for money?YES, YES,YES. Room condition?just refurbished, new, very clean & modern. TV?flat screen with sky. Location? along main road of Gisborne, but quiet. Staff?very friendly, helpful & thoughtful. In winter time, they turned the heater on to warm up the room before I arrived. Eastland is the only place and best place for me to stay. See you...

Thank Fiona Y

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and relax in the beautiful city of Gisborne and let the folk at the Eastland Motor Lodge make your stay one to remember. Gisborne’s main beaches are close by where you can enjoy a leisurely stroll, swim or surf. Waikanae Beach is known for its great surfing and you can also see Young Nicks Head from the beach. Wainui Beach is only a 5-minute drive away and is also a great beach for surfers.An easy 35 minutes’ drive will have you arriving at many lovely beaches up the East Coast or you can visit Eastwoodhill Arboretum, a similar distance away, which is known worldwide for its many beautiful trees, particularly beautiful in the autumn when the leaves change colour. Just past the Arboretum is the Rere Rock Slide, another icon of the Gisborne Region.Eastland Motor Lodge was a purpose built 8 unit motel in 1970 and was completed as a 17 unit motel with an outdoor swimming pool by the mid 70s. One of its main features is the 2 acres of majestic land than surrounds the buildings with a great mix of trees including some spectacular towering palms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Eastland Motor Lodge

Address: 798 Gladstone Rd | Te Hapara, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range: $89 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Eastland Motor Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Ask for the units at the rear. They are way back from the main road and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 323iantt, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“You'll need a car to get to the attractions and restaurants, but many are just 3km to 5 km away.”
 of 5 bubbles jallen629, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“If available get one of the rooms in the row closest to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles NgataiP, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
“No road noise in the rear units.”
 of 5 bubbles apteryx055, 27 Apr 2014 | Read review
“room in the back are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles tiphaineb0, 22 Apr 2014 | Read review
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