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Timandra Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 25 June 2013

Stayed 4 nights to go to the rugby and have a look at New Plymouth, While this motel is far from new, care is taken for it to be as clean as possible and rooms are serviced daily. The separate bedroom had a comfortable bed, electric blanket and its own heater. Pillows and bedding were more than adequate. The kitchen...

Thank Leah G
Kaitaia, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 June 2013

We have just spent 2 nights at the Timandra and found it spotlessly clean, warm and comfortable. Probably the best shower in any motel we have stayed in. Handy to everything we needed. Will be back. We had a one bedroom unit and it was very spacious.

Thank Pat B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Staying at the Timandra Motel in New Plymouth is very relaxing and peaceful, yet close to the City centre. I have been staying at the Timandra Motel for a few years now and find the room I stay in which is located right next door to reception is very spacious. Pete and Stu the owners, are always very helpful.

Thank Caroline B
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 May 2013 via mobile

The decor at this motel is dated but the unit was large and extremely clean. Good value for the rate. Nice, quiet location. Fresh daisies in the unit was a nice touch. Free milk on check in was appreciated.

1Thank sixsilverstars
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2013

We spent only one night there, but weren't disappointed. The motel looks old, but everything is in working order. The staff is very helpful and we've been very pleased that they'd been waiting for us even though we arrived very late. The location is perfectly close to CBD.

Thank Andrey B
Timandra, Owner at Timandra Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, our motel is one of the older style properties but because of this all of our units are spacious and have separate bedrooms no studios. Glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 22 November 2012 via mobile

This motel has a lovely leafy setting and the boys loved playing on the grass tennis court and hammocks. The rooms were very comfortable, though we found our bed to be overly soft and saggy to the middle. Make sure to visit the nearby gardens and 'bowl', which are wonderful.

Thank Stingy1
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 July 2012

Used this Motel for 2 nights based on location, reviews and price. Our rooms were clean, with few amenities, as expected, I’ve been pleased. The owner operator was very friendly and helpful.I was provided very helpful information about New Plymouth and places to visit in that area.

1Thank Jayasen
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Booked this motel for three nights online as was close to the TSB Stadium, reasonably priced and looked clean and tidy. Upon a quite late arrival greeted by a nice pleasant man, paid for the room and were shown to our unit. Entering the unit all windows were open so it was cold inside and were hit by the overpowering...

1Thank Frequent_Flyer091
Management response:

I'm very sorry that the reviewer did not enjoy their stay. My partner checked them in, they were late arriving (hours after reception officially closed) but we made a point of ensuring they were welcomed and kept the office open for a while after in case they needed anything. We were also on site the whole of the next day...

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2012

The latter part of our holiday was spent in the New Plymouth area at the Timandra Motel. Our hosts Stu and Pete provided excellent accommodation and service. In particular, we were given good information of the best places to eat in New Plymouth as well as brochures highlighting interesting places to visit in the area. The motel is in a...

1Thank D M
Reviewed 5 May 2012

Our stay was very pleasant, we were blessed with good weather and really enjoyed the garden setting. The motel is an older style property but the unit we stayed in was nicely appointed, the owner was very helpful, recommended a great little Italian and helped us with our bearings. Friendly cat!

Thank kiwicanfly73

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Timandra Motel is a quiet, comfortable, central, affordable accommodation located 1.5km from city centre. Nestled down on a street set amongst bush, wake up to birdsong not traffic! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timandra Motel

Address: 31b Timandra Street | Welbourn, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: $93 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Timandra Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Single story cabins, most with one or more adjoining walls. Very quiet property with only a few units, located at the end of a cul de sac”
BobbyAsh, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“mostly ground floor rooms with a rm with a ramp for those extra needs”
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