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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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86 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found myself having to stay a week in Ashburton and my work booked me in to stay here. I couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. The room was well appointed, kitchen clean, spa bath and confortable bed. Despite being on SH1 the rooms are quiet. I wouls happily stay here again.

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Thank baxterbeagle
Gordon C, Owner at Ashburton Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning, and thank you so much for the lovely words. We understand that being away from home is not always ideal, so making your stay more comfortable was part of our hospitality success. Hopefully your 'work' will assign you to us again. More 

Kiwi NZ
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bed was the most comfy we have ever had in a hotel. Spa bath in room was great as well. The road was a little noisy but nothing to worry about. Great place to stay. Nice and clean. Great hosts. Will be back.

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Thank KiwiNZJames
Gordon C, Owner at Ashburton Motor Lodge, responded to this review

So pleased your enjoyed our specially great beds. We look forward to your return, and thank you for your comments. More 

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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this motel. Very clean and tidy and the owners were so helpful we had a boat on the back and they helped park it out of the way and were so accomodating. Spa bath was a real treat as well after travelling all day.

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Thank hydehotel
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had a booking for a two bedroom unit but had to cancel last minute. We were phoned to say there policy is if cancelled within 24hrs the first night deposit is charged. I was prepared to pay this but I was phoned later that day to say they had managed to fill the room and would not be charging... More 

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Thank Kelly M
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed there while passing through Ashburton. Room was very clean and modern. Loved the LARGE spa bath and comfortable bed. Staff were nice and friendly and that included the cat too. Recommend to all

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Thank Nigel C
1 review
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Fantastic units, very clean and modern with wonderful facilities. Very friendly and helpful management, who made the challenges of looking after and feeding a large team very easy. Highly recommend. Very comfortable beds, great water pressure in the showers, spa baths in some units, good heating and thoughtful management.

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Thank Kirsty S
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Bueatiful lovely rooms Amazing bathroom great shower Lovely staff Well priced Highly recommend So very clean also Great to see that the reviews that are being written for thus motel are genuine Love love this motel More than happy to pay asking price unlike the motel just metres away from them that are so obviously generating fictional reviews

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Thank Andreasummerrose123
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Pleasant stay. Positives: - spacious room. -comfortable queen bed - free internet (1GB). Not quick but adequate. (About 3mbps download speed) - friendly staff Negatives: - the only real negative was the close proximity of the motel to the main road. Lots of road noise all night but I was tired and didn't hear it for too long! May be... More 

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Thank scott_haines
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Very clean motel, we stayed one night en route to Queenstown. Very comfortable and staff very friendly and obliging. We would definitely stay again. One of the few motels that have a a good kitchen set up with hotplates, not that we needed to use that night. Thanks

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Thank Safaa M
Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We are traveling as a family of 4. After checking in, we were advised that it's going to be cold at night. Electric blankets and heaters were shown where they are. Rice cooker is offered in case we wanted to cook. Amazing hospitality! Thank you!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts Harvey and Sally, welcome you to Ashburton Motor Lodge & Conference Centre, Ashburton's newest motel & conference centre offering up-market modern Ashburton accommodation and facilities. Whether you are here for business or pleasure, we will make your stay a memorable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashburton Motor Lodge

Address: 507 West Street | State Highway 1, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Ashburton
Price Range: $121 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ashburton Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Get one away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiNZJames, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the north side have wonderful sun.”
 of 5 bubbles , 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you are looking for a stop over, this motor lodge is the one.”
 of 5 bubbles SafaaM_12, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“My guess is upstairs rooms have better ambience.”
 of 5 bubbles hopingfortravel, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appeared good, but I did enjoy being upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles WendyJ315, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
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