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Marlin Motel

32 reviews
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good36%
  • Average31%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
11 Apr 2017
“One night stay”
24 Feb 2017
“Dated but nice owners”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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...More

Thank Salmondeschutes
Reviewed 30 April 2017

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...More

Thank Rakiura1
Reviewed 12 April 2017

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...More

Thank SuandChris
Reviewed 25 February 2017

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...More

Thank DavidGA986
Reviewed 11 January 2017

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.

Thank NathNZ
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
USD 113 - USD 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Price range
USD 113 - USD 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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"Pick a unit on the south side ( single story) and away from street where trucks park."
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"Downstairs rooms are more accessible, shuttle service to ferry terminal available"
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"go somewhere else if you want modern light and airy accom ."
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"I would try something newer and in the town but it is an OK motel."
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