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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are much better motels in town. The rooms here are very tired and quite small. The atmosphere is a bit dire - all concrete. The location is quite convenient Service is fine. Better to head to nearby cafes for breakfast

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Thank josephdE8901QE
New Zealand
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78 reviews
50 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I recently booked this motel for a sports team who were attending an event in Masterton. Jo was very accommodating of the needs of our team members and helped to streamline the booking process as we were booking multiple units. Nothing was too much trouble, and she gave us a flat rate per person for our 2-night stay. The 2-... More 

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Thank KiwiwithKids
Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean, good standard of room, surprising full range of tv channels Motelier very friendly, excellent knowledge of area & services We booked weeks ago & in shades of a trusting yester years no bond or surety was required for the booking - amazing! Highly recimmend

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Thank waynecarter1875
Auckland, New Zealand
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed here the other week while travelling up the North Island with my Partner & 6 month old. We had recently come from a day trip out to Castle point and had nothing booked in the area and due to it getting late we cold called into Discovery Lodge to see if any rooms were available. I'd say there would... More 

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Thank kiwiwanderer83
Taupo, New Zealand
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

A group of friends stayed here last weekend for a wedding, we arrived a night earlier than our friends but were late. Arrived to find the light and heat pump on, staff were very friendly and units were clean and comfortable. Great spot so close to supermarket and shops. Highly recommend this motel.

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Thank Pam2013
Suva, Fiji
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

The rooms and cleanliness are awesome but the bathroom was the only problem. The staff are friendly and offered to show us the room. The room had large space and had a kitchen to cook in the middle of the wild. The bathroom at night was terrible. When I woke up I found lots of dead moths on the floor... More 

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Thank _junbiaojun
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night on our journey north. We picked the motel because they had 2 bed apartments available at a good price. The rooms were quiet, clean and spacious. The staff were very welcoming and helpful. The motel was convenient for shops and restaurants. Would recommend for a stopover.

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Thank Blackbunny027
Bexhill-on-Sea
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This was such a love!y motel. The host was so friendly, suggesting a trip out to castle point which was lovely. The unit was clean, modern and very comfortable. There is a pool on site which we didn't get time to use. We would stay here again if in the Masterton area.

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Thank Jeanette125
Wellington, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Stayed just one night. Good value for money. Host was helpful, particularly when we had a minor issue with a leaky air conditioning unit. Room provided for all facilities one would need but felt it would benefit from having some net curtains at the main windows.

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Thank WSM999
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
31 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

warm welcome to nice and clean room with nice kitchen area, park outside room all one level. small pool available. Handy location to shops, pubs and town centre.20 min walk to Elisabeth Park. On main road but very quiet.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Discovery Motor Lodge

Address: 210 Chapel Street | Masterton, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Masterton
Price Range: $116 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Request a room away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiwithKids, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Guess try to get a room near the back in of the hotel, as the front is near the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles kiwiwanderer83, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Back from the main road is always good, however there is not much noise on the street as the heavy traffic by pass removes most of it.”
 of 5 bubbles 447steve046, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles MariusK427, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We had a 2 bedroom suite room 8, very quiet and nice patio for evening meals etc”
 of 5 bubbles Dizzy2904, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
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