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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

A simple fare cosy enough for a family of 6. However the charging of credit card before we arrive was a bad move and impatience from the owner as we had booked through booking.com and stated pay by cash on arrival. In the end...... Hais. Brought extra cash to pay though.

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shadzz, Owner at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing feedback. You state that you wished to pay by cash and also Booking .com advised you to "pay by cash on arrival". We politely disagree that Booking.com said to pay by cash on arrival and think you misunderstood the options that were available to you.As you did not advise us your wish...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 June 2015

I was looking for new accommodation after staying at my previous motel for many years. I wanted a well priced,clean,spacious and professionally managed facility and have been very happy with Shadzz. I was given a warm welcome and everything went very smoothly. It was convenient to park right outside my room, and the heater had been turned on so the...

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

We are very pleased that our accommodation ticks the boxes for you. We value your feedback and realise how important it is to feel safe and comfortable when you away from you home on business. We will enjoy having you stay with us again, anytime. Regards. Roselle and Peter

Cambridge, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 May 2015

I travel a lot on business so always on the look out for accommodation that suits me as a solo female traveller. I arrived after 6pm on a cold & dreary eveing. Roselle had already pulled the curtains and put heater on in my room. The room is spacious with modern furnishings and new carpet. There is a water purifier...

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We are only too happy to make our guests comfortable and warm on a dreary evening. We believe in investing back into our rooms to keep them modern and like being in your own home. We are also glad you found the conference room suitable for your needs. We would welcome your return sometime soon....

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 April 2015

I had a meeting with the owners of this motel in their Conference room and was hugely impressed at what I saw. The meeting room is of a size to cater for at least 20 people seated around a square or U shaped table, or probably 40 if seated theatre style. The room was light and airy and had a...

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive comments about our conference room. We believe it is one of Palmerston North's best kept secrets. It is private and spacious and very suitable for business, educational / promotional meetings. We hire this room out and can provide delicious catering at competitive prices. We also appreciate your comment about as people. We understand...

hants UK
Reviewed 15 February 2015

We booked a studio unit here for just 1 night. Turned out to be a large room with a sofa, reclining chair, kitchen corner and a huge spa bath! The toiletries were good quality and the bed was super comfy. There was a window at the kitchen end and another in the bathroom too. The manager welcomed us and was...

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Shadzz Motel. We enjoyed meeting you and we are happy to be helpful to you. All our units are spacious and this helps to make the stay more pleasant. There is also good natural light in our units and we are central to the city, Please visit us again! Regards....

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2015

We drove through the north Island and didn't book accommodation until that night. It was a long day of driving and when we arrived at this hotel, it was such a relief! The rooms are large and clean and well equipped. It was a delightful surprise to have such good quality for money! This little placed was the perfect end...

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

It is appreciated that you took the time to tell us about your experience at Shadzz Motel. Although, travelling is fun, it is also tiring. We are glad our accommodation suited your family and it ended your holiday on a good note. Please come and stay again with us! Best regards. Roselle

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Booked Shadzz after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. The motel had high quality decor and was very clean and comfortable. Room was quiet. We left an item in the room and the owners were very helpful in having the item returned to us - really good service. Definitely would recommend to others.

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your accommodation experience while staying at Shadzz Motel. We enjoyed having you stay and it is our pleasure to present the rooms at a top standard. We look forward to you coming and staying again. Regards. Roselle & Peter

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 December 2014

Booked for 5 nights and were very happy with our stay. The room had 2 bedrooms (1 with a queen and the other with a single and queen), a small kitchen and a large living/dining area. The bathroom had a spa bath and shower which was a little dated but still adequate. The room was clean, comfortable and serviced daily....

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive review. We are glad you found your unit clean and well looked after. We strive to enhance our guest experience every day. We are glad you enjoyed your unit and it was a pleasure to have you stay with us. We hope you will come and stay again. We wish you a very Merry Christmas!...

Melbourne Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2014

We had not prebooked and chose this property as it was part of the Host group. We only stayed one night at this property and were allocated a 2 bedroom bottom floor unit. We were pleasantly surprised with the size of the lounge, lots of space and spotlessly clean. New furniture in the living area and a spa bath in...

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

We are appreciative that you took the time to write a review and thanks for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed our new furniture and the two bedroom unit. All our units are spacious. However, the two bedrooms are particularly spacious! We are glad you enjoyed a nice meal across the road and our unit heater kept you nice...

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Unusual name, unusual look, unusually good service and highly recommended because of the personal touch, willingness to ensure your stay is great, nothing a problem. Spacious unit with a comfy couch to sit on and comfy bed to sleep in. bathroom decor tired but in very good condition, and very clean

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shadzz, Manager at Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

We do appreciate you taking the time to write a positive review about Shadzz Motel and it was very nice to meet you. Our guests and their comfort are very important to us and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. The units are looking modern with the new carpet, new interior paint and half of the units have new...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
14 Spacious, upmarket units Access units All designated non-smoking inside Units serviced daily Ample free car parking Conference Venue Modern guest laundry with new Washer and Dryer Free gym work out or swim at CLM Health & Fitness & Lido Aquatic Centre in Park Road All major credit cards accepted Free golf (at Palmerston North Golf Club-conditions apply) Portacot & High chair available Cooked / Continental breakfast delivered to your unit Same day drycleaning service Air conditioning / heat pump in 2 of our studios Chargeback & delivery services from most city Restaurants Snack / beverage selection for sale in rooms BBQ ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre

Address: 145 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Palmerston North
Price Range: $117 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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