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Colonial on Gladstone

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715 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

We happened upon this motel by chance and were so impressed we came back for a second night. The owners are making huge efforts to make their guests comfortable, to the extent of helping me to wash my laundry. They allowed a late checkout and...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2014

We had a great stay with the new people at this really styled motel. The units were lovely and clean, beautiful crisp white bed linen, warm checked blankets with satin bindings...breakfast was delicious. Janice and Bruce are the perfect hosts .....we will be back. Jill...More

1  Thank WhitiJill
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Room was comfy and spacious however needed an overhaul, a bit dated and tired. Bedside table was coming away from wall, no phone though it says there is ( and should be). Outside light switches didn't work. Said it had Sky but wasn't going/ working...More

1  Thank Cruisedontsnooze
Response from janice b, Owner at Colonial on GladstoneResponded 28 February 2017

Under new ownership since this review

Reviewed 27 January 2014

Have just returned from a brilliant week in Gisborne staying at this wonderful home away from home. Our visit was made especially enjoyable by the friendly welcome we received from the new owners, Margaret and Tu Wyllie, and the professional service we enjoyed throughout our...More

Thank Aliki K
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Just walked in this Motel by chance. Run by a very friendly and efficient couple. Rooms are clean and tidy. I took the $89 room mostly because it was nicely tucked away from the road. Good value!!! Easy access to town following John's and Jan's...More

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Colonial on Gladstone is a 11 unit Motel, comprising 6 one bedroom units, one with a double spa bath and 5 studio units one with a spa bath. All ground floor units with free on site parking. Outdoor seating area More for each unit. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$63 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$63 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (1)
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Susan C
15 March 2017|
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Response from janice b | Property representative |
Hi Susan We can accommodate all 4 of you in another room @ $20.00 extra per adult. Would you like me to go ahead and change that booking for you. Payment can be made on arrival.
Susan C
15 March 2017|
Response from Murray L | Reviewed this property |
Check with the proprietors, but the unit that we had was a King Size suite, but it had a second bedroom with twin beds in it. That should work out okay if it is available.
Room Tips
"try and get one along the drive not at the end."
3 Jan 2018
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"Well appointed, good shower and bathroom, comfortable room."
11 Apr 2017
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"Street noise was not a problem, but the further back in the property you go, the less noise there would be..."
24 Sep 2016
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"Rear rooms will be the quietest ( away form the main road in to Gisborne )"
19 Sep 2015
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