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    Bignell Street Motel

    86 Bignell Street, Whanganui 4501, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 21 January 2013

    On our arrival we were asked to pay cash (highly unusual) we didn't as we only had card eftpos no milk given on arrival had to get our own. No phone available told to use our own by Peter One. Rooms sub standard. Main rubbish...More

    4  Thank Laurayne P
    Response from Nigel M, General Manager at Bignell Street MotelResponded 6 April 2013

    In order to provide low cost accommodation we take every step possible to keep our costs down. Bank and credit card fees are now a major expense to all businesses. If we are able to eliminate this cost then we can pass on these savings...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2013

    Dont stay here if you like cleanliness. Yes it is cheap but very dirty and dodgy.We booked without checking first and will never do this again. we were a booking of 12 couples. We had the pleasure of having the honeymoon suite. Rather quaint with...More

    5  Thank sandy22NewZealand
    Response from Nigel M, General Manager at Bignell Street MotelResponded 6 April 2013

    Like other motels, we service our units daily to ensure they are clean & fresh. We always change the sheets as we know how important it is to stay in a clean room. Occasionally, like all other buildings in New Zealand, we get the odd...More

    Reviewed 14 January 2013

    we booked for a couple of nights but then rang up and cancelled, when booked were not told of any cancellation fee and then few weeks later i get a letter in the mail saying we owe full price of what it would have been...More

    5  Thank alana2112
    Response from Nigel M, Owner at Bignell Street MotelResponded 29 January 2013

    Dear Alana Thank you for booking one of our Quiet, Large, Luxury Motel Units with Kitchens When you book a motel unit we must keep it reserved for you. NZ Law states: if you make a booking then we must keep the room for you....More

    Reviewed 11 December 2012

    Peter is a lovely friendly face to great you at reception. the location is wonderfully quiet and means a great sleep. The accomodation is clean and tidy and for a excellent price. I have recommended Bignall Street Motel to others. I will certainly be back...More

    Thank Aileen K
    Reviewed 7 December 2012

    I was tempted to rename the review a single word "Dive". Do not be fooled by any pictures on websites. Threadbare carpets, holes in sheets, "spacious bathroom" is in fact a shower recess with a toilet tacked on. Constructed out of tilt up concrete panels...More

    8  Thank Nickbruining
    Response from Nigel M, General Manager at Bignell Street MotelResponded 20 January 2013

    Nick, thank you for your review. As with all of our guests, we offer you a choice of rooms so you can choose the one that you like the best. If there was a problem with your room in any way and you had told...More

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    • USD 35 - USD 74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    "Sleep anywhere but this place. The road, a tent, in your car......"
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