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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in a quiet residential area, this motel was clean and entirely adequate for a night's stay. The hosts were very friendly. The room itself was dated and a bit sparse, but the motel was centrally located and convenient.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bit strange area to stay at motel we felt. Clean, but a kitchen towel had a hole, falling apart. Can't they afford to change? A towel in the bathroom had a paint stain or something. Other towels were pretty tired too. The basin was old, damaged all over. The wall had holes/some damages. Not impressed at all for what...

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Sam Z, Owner at Colonial Motel, responded to this review

I would like to personally apologize for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do our very best for all of our guests, but unfortunately, sometimes we do fail. We have looked into each issue that you have noted, many thanks for your feedback to correct and improve our hotel...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a pleasant and clean motel. There were minor signs of wear and tear but generally good condition. The soap dispenser and tissue dispensers in the bathroom were empty and not refilled and the bath mat I was given on the second day was very badly stained which I pointed out to reception. The Netflix would have been a...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good value motel only 15 mins from town or 10 mins from Queens Park but in a quiet street. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The rooms are clean and spacious with a kitchenette. Good value for money.

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Sam Z, Owner at Colonial Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us during your recent visit to Invercargill and very much appreciate your wonderful compliments about our service and motel. Hope to see you again some time and wish you have wonderful experience in New Zealand. Kind regards. Danielle and Sam

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

wonderful motel very clean and nothing is a problem people on front counter go out of their way to help easy to find, well laid out. Clean utensils and cups etc modern coverings and decor. We Will be back. Happy 2017

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Sam Z, Owner at Colonial Motel, responded to this review

Really glad you chose to stay with us and thank you very much for your feedback. Hope to see you again some time in the near future. Best wishes. Danielle and Sam

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 December 2016

For a reasonable price, you get a very nice room equipped with smart TV including Netflix, a full kitchen, and a Jacuzzi bath tub. Very nice accommodations in the heart of Invercargill. No complaints, definitely recommended.

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Sam Z, Owner at Colonial Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your your kind comments and it is always so happy to hear guest had a great stay with us. Hope to see you again some time in the near future. Best wishes.Danielle and sam

Corlette, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Booked a spa room however on arrival was informed the spa was not working. Reception were apologetic and offered the same room at a discounted rate. Also was offered an alternate room as well. Other than this our stay was fine. The room had a full kitchen and a large lounge room - very comfortable. Free Wi-Fi was also appreciated....

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

family came ocerseas attending my graduation and stayed at this motel for 4 nights. we stayed in unit 6.the facility and service were excellent. we really enjoyed unlimited wifi, large smart TV, spacious lounge. would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 30 November 2016

Five nights late November 2016 for the Burt Munro challenge, seven of us all up. Great accommodation, spacious, comfortable & close to town. The best part was the willingness of the owners to go the extra mile & make our stay as easy & as pleasant as possible, thank you. Highly recommended, would definitely stay again.

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Red Cliffs, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Three wonderful nights stay, clean comfortable older style building tastefully renovated. Sufficient kitchenette, huge lounge area, big screen TV. Laundry on site. Good position close to city and tourist activities. Would definately book again.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 North facing one and two bedroom units. Spacious and clean. All ground floor. Off street parking outside your unit. Ideal for families/groups/corporate. Quiet location on Mary Street just off main roads. 10 to 15 minutes walk to Town/Parks/Splash Palace and lots more. 1GB Free Internet available in all rooms every day. Charge back,deliver from most restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colonial Motel

Address: 143 Mary Street | Richmond, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
Price Range: $104 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Colonial Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Invercargill Best Western
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Invercargill
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“We stayed on the road side of the complex. It's a quiet street so we had no problems at all.”
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Spa bath a must”
 of 5 bubbles walmit, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Free Unlimited WIFI”
 of 5 bubbles yzwilla, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“This is quiet residential area a short distance from the city centre. Any room is OK.”
 of 5 bubbles JANDK2265, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Its on the back streets so it's quiet and you park outside the unit.....bliss”
 of 5 bubbles TonyEveritt, 26 May 2016 | Read review
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