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Portobello Motel Cottages

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10 Harington Point Road, Portobello, Dunedin 9014 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the little town of Portobello, this place was just what we were looking for. The room was warm, clean and comfortable, with a great outlook over the bay. Free wifi was great and the bed was very comfy. Be aware that there are...More

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at this park after looking at the ratings, we were disappointed, the chap that served us wasn’t particularly happy and the showers had restricted hot water ( luke warm showers are not my thing), Internet was ver patchy. Loved the lambs across the...More

Thank dogcaveman
Response from GregNapp, Manager at Portobello Motel CottagesResponded 1 September 2018

Hi there, I am wondering if you stayed at Portobello Tourist park as they have lambs across the road ( unfortunately we do not as they are so lovely) and the pub is a 5 minute walk away from there. We do not have any...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Excellent friendly helpful staff. Made working in the area easy and fun. The units are well fitted out and super clean. Portobello is the gateway to the Peninsula with plenty of sandy beaches and little bays all within easy driving distance.

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We drove late onto the Peninsula in the hope of finding a place close to the Albatross reserve, and were beginning to lose confidence of finding somewhere to stay when a small grocer recommended this motel. Delightful owner had no other guests owing to the...More

Thank CoJonesUK
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We stayed an extra night because we really didn't want to leave! The cottages are comfortable and very well-equipped; #2 included a terrific view. The location is a great one to explore the Peninsula; about halfway between Dunedin proper and the Albatross colony, plus right...More

Thank Jill M
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Description
The Motel is set back off the main road through the little village of Portobello. The setting is peaceful and quiet. Our 4 studio rooms have lovely views over Portobello Harbour. Our 2 one-bedroom and 2 two More bedroom cottages, whilst not having harbour views, are both spacious and comfortable. All the units come fully equipped for self catering although the delightful 1908 Restaurant is situated just across the road from the end of our drive. The Hotel next door has a Bistro bar, providing good food and beer and the Penguin Cafe offers hot and cold snacks and picnics. The local shop is well stocked too. The Portobello Motel is 20 minutes or less from Royal Albatrosses , sea lions, seals, penguins and many other sea and shore birds. There are some lovely walks in the area too. Bring your binoculars for wildlife watching! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$98 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin > Portobello
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$98 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin > Portobello
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Room & Suite (64)
Pool & Beach (2)
Location
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Contact
10 Harington Point Road, Portobello, Dunedin 9014 New Zealand
Getting there
Dunedin Airport36 km
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"Arrive early as the town is a bit sleepy, but that is part of the charm"
markfenwick
9 Jul 2018
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"Unit 1 has a fine view."
CoJonesUK
28 Jun 2018
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"The studios have the best view"
Benaroon
23 May 2018
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"Cottage 6 is up the back and next to the laundry"
gatekepa
9 May 2018
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