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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible33%
  • 6 Jul. 2018
  • 9 Mar. 2018
    “Fush and chups”
48 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I've seen many pubs but this place is really special, you feel like home with friendly people all the time, and the English barman is just amazing, the Canadian chef is beyond excitement and the kiwi boss is a delight !

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Nico D
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We ended up at Madeira Hotel as our other choice was booked out. As others have said in reviews, the decor is not the most beautiful but in my opinion the food made up for it. I had the fish and chips and my husband...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

If you visit Akaroa NZ, please try to taste mussel dish at Madeira Hotel. If I remember right, the mussel dish is NZ$22 for a big bowl with two pieces of bread. It tastes very good. I ate all mussel and drank all coconut cream...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely terrible place to stay,,it's not a hotel it's a very ran down backpackers!!! Had to wait 90 minutes for a very average dinner and the staff didn't even acknowledge the fact that we were waiting so long. Music playing all night outside my window...More

Date of stay: May 2016
3  Thank JohnM6535
Reviewed 12 January 2016

After a week on the road camping in a tent my partner and I decided to get a room somewhere in Akaroa as rain had set in and we needed a good rest. Not surprisingly everywhere seemed booked out. One last try for a room...More

Date of stay: January 2016
1  Thank 76drrl
Response from Razoo65, General Manager at Madeira HotelResponded 12 April 2016

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Madeira Hotel, as a last resort, having been on the road for a week camping in your tent. Unfortunately January is an extremely busy time for all hospitality providers in Akaroa. We apologize for not having a...More

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See why so many travellers make Madeira Hotel their hostel of choice when visiting Akaroa. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a budget friendly setting with an array of amenities More designed for travellers like you. If you are looking for a good French restaurant, you may want to check out The Little Bistro, Ratatouille French Restaurant, or French Farm Winery while staying at Madeira Hotel. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Black Cat Cruises (0.9 km), Pohatu Penguin Habitat (0.2 km), and Akaroa Dolphins (0.7 km), which are some popular Akaroa attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hostel. At Madeira Hotel, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Akaroa. Less
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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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"Don't use the fridge or tea making area. Unclean."
11 Jan. 2016
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"Did not stay here. Don't know about the rooms."
18 Dec. 2014
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