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    Northstar

    495A Thames Highway, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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    Oamaru Motor Lodge
    182 reviews
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good27%
    • Average10%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “bottle store” (3 reviews)
    “rugby game” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    Stayed one night, passing through. The woman working in the office was absolutely horrible and rude - both when we checked in and checked out so it seemed more of a bad life than a bad day... That said, the rooms were really excellent -...More

    Thank Andrew R
    Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here in February for work. Rooms are a generous size and include a lounge area to watch TV rather than having to lye on a bed. Nice and quiet and modern. Restaurant downstairs is also very nice and great food. Would definitely recommend

    Thank Roxy1932
    Reviewed 25 March 2016

    We had a very enjoyable stay here, the rooms were excellent and the staff welcoming and friendly. As we traveled as two families our two rooms had a joining doorway which was happily unlocked by the staff which made our stay that little more convenient.

    Thank Brian L
    Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

    We booked a 3 night stay and needed adjoining rooms with a sofa bed made up for our 3 year old. This was all done for us and the staff were so helpful in organising this for us. The rooms are modern, impeccably clean with...More

    Thank katngav
    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    Walked into the bar and was greeted by a vaulted ceiling in a room which, for 4 in the afternoon, I found a little dark. However not to be detered I approached the staff and asked for a drink, and found the staff lively, helpful...More

    Thank R0bandLulu
    Oamaru Motor Lodge
    182 reviews
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • USD 84 - USD 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Oamaru
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Oamaru
    • #6 Family Hotel in Oamaru
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Oamaru
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    Room Tips
    "Opposite end of town, away from a lot, good if you have a child at Waitaki boys"
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    "Further from the main road will be quiter."
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    "Ask for upstairs room if you can manage stairs"
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    "Great base for exploring the area family holidays, self catering as well. This would be excellent for the..."
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