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Nautilus Lodge Motel

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Called in late one afternoon after seeing that a vacancy was available on the last minute website. Very large room, so clean. Was spotless! Very comfy beds and very large, generous rooms. Very close to the town centre.

1  Thank Antarisha
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 23 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to send a review and thank you for the compliments. Hope to see you again in the future. Lyn

Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had 4 nights here, and only on the last morning was I woken by traffic on the main road. Luckily the fire station alarm only went off once while we were there - it is very close by. The motel is very handy for...More

Thank Juliet F
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 23 October 2016

Thank you for your review, hope to see you again in the future. Lyn

Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Have stayed at Nautilus Lodge a few times now, generally after a camping disaster and it always feels like such luxury coming here! Rooms are lovely, very clean, great location, easy to walk into town. They are going through change of management at the moment...More

1  Thank noushymoo
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 23 October 2016

Thank you for your compliments and review. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Lyn

Reviewed 6 September 2016

This motel has a lot going for it - large rooms with a good bathroom, limited road noise, very friendly staff, and within walking distance of restaurants. The only thing we struggled with was having the sofa and TV on opposite sides of the room,...More

Thank Rick M
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 8 September 2016

Good morning, thank you for your review. We try to make the most of the rooms and give our guests as much floor space as possible for what sometimes seems like a mountain of luggage, which is why the settee is pushed back. The placing...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stayed for one night only on our way to Abel Tasman National Park. The room was large, clean, nice kitchen and bathroom facilities and a patio with an orange tree. Lovely! The managers were very nice and helpful. Restaurants and super market are close by....More

Thank billie m
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 25 August 2016

Good morning. Thank you so much for your lovely comments, such a great review. Hopefully we will get to meet you again in the future. Very much appreciated, Stephen & Lorraine

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
USD 101 - USD 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 101 - USD 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Choose a room at the back away from the busy road."
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"All rooms are great, but possibly a little quieter at the rear of the property??"
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"Upstairs have a nice balcony"
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"Room 7 is quieter being away from the main street."
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