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Tirau Motor Inn

State Highway One 54 Main Road, Tirau 3410 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
A boutique motel in the corrugated Capital of new Zealand.One of the closest motels to Hobbiton Movie Set and Farm Tours.Also only 45 minutes from Rotorua, Hamilton and Tauranga Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$57 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tirau
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On the positive side, the room was quite large and contained most things you might need for an overnight stay. We were staying there to visit Hobbiton, so it was a fairly convenient distance away. Also the wifi was quite good and there's a nice cafe/restaurant right next to the c
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Response from CatherineS4021, Manager at Tirau Motor Inn
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hello Anthony, everyone the critic now. You go on and on outlining all the faults you found and end the sentence with "apart from that, it was all OK" As you booked via an online booking site they have very limited categories describing rooms and they really didn't have one that said Double room with DOG VIEW which would have been totally accurate. I will call them to today to see if this can be arranged. We are a budget and dated motel but do offer comfort and quality service hence our great rating on the largest booking site in the world. The reason the key is on a tennis ball is for the dog to catch it across the road! but more importantly that guests don't take the key with them. We like to look at the cup half full and not half empty here at The Tirau Woof Woof Motor Inn.
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One night stop on way home from Auckland, arrived in Tirau in pouring rain; nice young owners, good value and clean and tidy unit, love the swan towels. Bed very comfortable. Basic amenities. Happy to stay again.
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Stepping back in time here - including good old-fashioned service and quaint old decor and furniture in rooms. Bed a bit basic but room clean and warm with in-room amenities you would expect. Good price and location; Tirau must have the highest ratio of total shops: cafes/resta
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Very dated but had everything
I couldnt help but feel like pets had been in the room
Was in the room next to the room via the narrow hall-way
Swann Towels
Would never book again
Teach me for booking Last minute
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Response from Catherine S, Manager at Tirau Motor Inn
Responded 19 Apr 2018
Hello We love having customers like you reviewing us as it tells us more about you than us. You had booked one of our cheap budget rooms and as you stated" it had everything" some customers expect 5 star when paying peanuts. Perhaps the pets you felt could possibly have been the swan towels!! Regards Tirau WOOF WOOF Motor Inn
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This suited us perfectly for attending a family wedding. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room is a bit tired but has all the amenities required. It is centrally located in Tirau and easy to find. Would recommend
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"would not ever stay here again"
"The room on the left hand corner was very nice. large and spacious. The room in the right hand corner was huge and lots and lots of space. that was nice. and you just use the office kitchen. The 1st room on the left hand side, was nice as well.."
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