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Marlin Motel

  • Excellent9%
  • Very good35%
  • Average31%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
  • 16 Feb. 2018
    “Would not stay here again”
  • 30 Apr. 2017
    “A random pick.”
33 Devon Street, Picton New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
2.5 Star accommodation
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 109 - USD 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
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This was a clean and old place. We thought since it was just for one night, and we just got off ferry, it would be okay. We had people walking by our back door (probably truckers). At 5:00 a.m. the big trucks started up. So much noise. Bed was uncomfortable too!
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Booked this place by phone the night before crossing from Wellington to Picton. Forgot to request a ground floor apartment due to my weak knees. However the kind landlady assisted with getting our bags up the external stairs. This was a studio unit . As we were only there for one
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Booked for convenience from Interislander ferry, place was old but well cared for with all we required for a single nights stay. No better or worse than any other mid-range motel.
Nothing stood out but again it was equipped with everything we needed including good coffee
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Sadly we booked for 3 nights. It was very expensive for what it was and it was very dated and quite small compared to a motel we used in Nelson. The owners were very nice but.....There was supposed to be free wifi. I managed to download my emails once over the 3 days and only whe
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Motel is very dated but clean (except for cobwebs on ceilings). We were a party of 7, most beds were comfortable, rooms were roomy. Location within walking distance from town and quiet. Friendly hosts. Fruit trees on property, guests could help themselves.
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afterthought shower
"Pick a unit on the south side ( single story) and away from street where trucks park."
"Downstairs rooms are more accessible, shuttle service to ferry terminal available"
"go somewhere else if you want modern light and airy accom ."
"I would try something newer and in the town but it is an OK motel."
"Stay somewhere else."
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