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Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We keep returning to this motel because of the spacious stuido units and the friendly and helpful Wendy who tries to make your stay the way you would want it to be. Yes it may be a bit noisey if people are above you in an upstairs unit but this is to be expected in an older motel and the...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We had 2 nights of uncomfortable sleep due to the very soft mattress that made us roll to the middle of the bed. The 2nd night my hubby slept in the single bed of the room and he had a better sleep. There was a family above us with children running around and it sounded like a heard of elephants...

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Thank Debbie V
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Nice quiet location very close to city center. Parking right outside your room. Comfortable bed and good shower. Small kitchenette facilities. Free wifi. Also had a guest laundry but we did not use. Will revisit. Also liked New Plymouth as a town.

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Thank Aspi123
Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The room was basic. The beds were uncomfortable. The windows didn't seal properly so let in cold air and the heater didn't work very well. Kitchen facilities were O.K. The bathroom was small and oddly laid out.

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Thank ajks1
Reviewed 15 November 2015

If value for money is must, Carrington Motel is also a must. Very comfortable, large room, well fitted out and still under $100.00 a night. We have stayed there many times over the years and have always enjoyed our stay. Mostly in 'our' room, no' 10, upstairs at the back. Walking distance to Pukekura Park and the city. Friendly folks...

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Thank Trav B
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We recently had to make an emergency trip to New Plymouth arriving very late in the evening and booking the accommodation on the drive on the way up. The Carrington team were most accommodating ensuring we had access to our room upon our late arrival and that family members meeting us there had access to our room while waiting for...

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Thank Taranz1
Manukau, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 August 2015

This is a lovely place to stay. They were very accomadating as I had two extra people with me and they just slotted them into my room. I will deffintly be back have have recomended it to friends. I loved that it was close to town and the church I had to be at for teh wedding,,

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Thank jgismith
Cromwell, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Very dated, towels doesn't smell nice, untidy...not a good value for money...things you need were available in the room but not ready to use, need further cleaning...the host didn't look friendly...will not stay again nor reccommend to friends.

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Thank NIHoliday2015
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We had a booking and they were not prepared for that. The hotel simply didn't take our booking, didn't allow us to check in and we had no where else to go. The Staff didn't even tried to help, they just said that won't be possible to stay on their place because there was no clean room to we stay....

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Red Beach, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Good location but noisy neighborhood at times. Rather lax security as there is an intetnal entry door used by staff and we returned to find this left unlocked which gave acceess to who knows. Grandson had a sweatshirt go missing, not a cheap one. Management sympathetic and promised a follow up with laundry in case it got mixed up with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Walk to city centre, TSB Stadium, Pukekura Park, Bowl of Brooklands, Outdoor BBQ area High Speed Wifi available, Off street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carrington Motel

Address: 61 Carrington Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: $88 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carrington Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“I think the upstairs room are better and quieter.”
BernadetteC425, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are less noisy from the road”
ToblerE, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back to avoid traffic noise.”
trevore805, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Quiet at the back”
miket323, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Tell the owners what you require”
745liz, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
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