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Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Genuine Kiwi hospitality. Warm, friendly greeting after a rough ferry trip from Wellington. Room met highest standards for cleanliness and comfort. I really enjoyed sitting in the protected outside seating area to read the paper - that rough ferry ride was still with me and I needed to be out in the fresh air - even if it was inclement...

Thank KLPhx
Reviewed 9 April 2014

I stayed a couple of nights at this motel in late March. Rooms are great - really clean, comfortable, good cooking facilities, including substantial kitchen utensils. The staff were really friendly and helpful. I arrived before the rest of my fellow travelers and was given access to the room immediately. We sat out on the verandah in the afternoon with...

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Kent and Marie were fantastic hosts , they run a friendly warm clean operation, the beds are very comfortable , and the rooms for the 3 of us , couldnt of been better , plenty of room , small kitchenette , fridge/jug , everything you need for your stay , this is our second time here and we will be...

Thank sullydump
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Having enjoyed the hospitality and comfort of the Gateway Motel in 2013 our group returned for more in 2014. We were met by the same friendly staff and immediately felt at home. The accomodation is simple, very comfortable and spotlessly clean. The units on the west facing veranda enjoy the late afternoon sun. The Motel provided the perfect base for...

Thank 143MartinF
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 4 April 2014

Completely impressed with the accommodation; simply blown away by the kindness and friendliness of the owners! This motel is in a great location right in the heart of High Street (Picton’s main street), but recessed enough off the road to be quiet. There is free parking, WiFi and its easily walkable to everything you would need. The rooms were nice,...

Thank Heather P
Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 April 2014

From the start,we were received very well indeed but the room was far too small for the three of us.Certainly not very well equipped,however the bathroom was modern but no shelves.The beds were uncomfortable,the electric blanket wires poking into you.After reading what others have to say we wonder if we stayed in a different motel.Certainly wasn't worth the money and...

2Thank Ziggy176
Dunsborough, Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Located half-way up the main street of Picton, the Broadway Motel is a comfortable mid-range motel which is ideal to start a trip around the South Island. Facilities are basic but comfortable, location is good, service from the proprietors was pleasant. Shops, restaurants, car hire places, ferries all within easy walking distance.

Thank Peter C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Everything was perfect, clean, friendly, great value! The staff were very welcoming, The bed was the most comfortable I have slept in all week. Would highly recommend it. We particularly enjoyed the outside chairs watching the sunset from the Veranda

Thank KateLLLL
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Cannot rave enough about my stay. Was very good accommodation and got great advice on what to see and do. Even got a jump start whew my car wouldn't start. It is very well situated with the Flying Haggis opposite and the bay just minutes away. Will definitely be staying again.

Thank racheljallan
raleigh, north carolina
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Myself, my wife, and 2 adult kids stayed here for one night in February 2014. This is one of the few places I could find in Picton with 2 bedrooms for 4 people. Kent, the owner, was very friendly and helpful when we arrived after an 8 hour drive. He even offered to put my wife's wet shoes in his...

Thank phoenix1958

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Picton Accommodation Gateway Motel is situated at the top of the South Island of New Zealand and gateway to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds, the Picton Accommodation Motel is nestled in the heart of Picton.Your hosts Kent and Marie extend a friendly welcome and invite you to experience the genuine southern hospitality that makes the Picton Accommodation Motel a popular location for travellers to relax and enjoy Picton activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation

Address: 32 High Street (Main Street), Picton, New Zealand (Formerly Americano Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: $113 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Americano Hotel Picton
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#1 Business Hotel in Picton
#1 Best Value Hotel in Picton
#2 Family Hotel in Picton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Picton
#4 Romantic Hotel in Picton
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“I was on the ground floor. I think some second floor rooms would have a view of the harbour”
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“Rooms downstairs are wonderful, and rooms street side have good views of Picton and the Main Street.”
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“Had a room downstairs which was very quiet considering it is in the centre of town.”
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“Choose a room on the second level if you want a good view in the morning.”
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