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All reviews small playground busy intersection free wifi kowhai park sky channels the river bbq area definitely stay here again studio unit excellent value for money new zealand host noise motel shower fridge michael
Whilst travelling through New Zealand with my daughter we stopped here on the way south. We were greeted by very friendly and knowledgeable staff who upgraded us to a bigger and better room - just because they were quiet.
The Studio room, with kitchen, was...More
We found this motel dated with mismatched cutlery and crockery, dripping taps in the kitchen and basin, and the light above our bed flickered and faded (not completely off) and the ceiling had some kind of water damage and peeling paint. There were also ants...More
This motel is a mix of both good and bad features, so I'll mention both.
The good: good location, spacious room, fantastic water pressure, best parking that we've found anywhere yet, Sky channels.
The unfortunate: lack of a welcome, with a "give me the money"...More
Booked at last minute to come down for the Boxing Day races. Very clean and great location. Very helpful owner. Thoroughly recommend for a reasonably priced stay. And they take dogs! And accommodated a late check out without any problem. Would stay again.
The owner is friendly and understand our situation. He offered us the best family unit with a reasonable rate and great customer service. The room is very clean and comfortable with complete facilities that meet all our needs. It has great outdoor, playground and trampoline...More
Response from lindal0vely | Reviewed this property |
I think the response you got from Liz C was sound advice and really the only advice that a traveller could give. After all it's entirely up to the motel and whoever you booked it with. Don't know why you reacted to her... More
I think the response you got from Liz C was sound advice and really the only advice that a traveller could give. After all it's entirely up to the motel and whoever you booked it with. Don't know why you reacted to her advice as you have. She never questioned that your husband suddenly died, she in fact acknowledged that you may have reason to be refunded on compassionate grounds and wished you luck. Good grief, why are you even putting this question up here on this forum? Just ask the motel, nothing anyone here can do!! Sorry to hear you lost your husband and I too wish you well in getting a refund. Jeez!