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Ducks & Drakes Hotel

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sun room”(10 reviews)
“living room”(15 reviews)
“big kitchen”(4 reviews)
Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I have just had the most wonderful three nights at the Ducks & Drakes motel and backpackers. We stayed in the backpackers part as we wanted to meet people. Two widows enjoying the last few days of sun before returning back to teaching. Thumbs up...More

Thank flyingkiwi001
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brett and Paula catered to our varied (and changing) room requests, from bunks, to doubles, to singles. Was great to meet Brett, who helped settle everyone in. Great venue for our group of sporty teenagers and parent support. Kitchen stocked well with everything you need,...More

Thank shazb999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Backpackers. I staied 4 nights. Very nice and comfortable, the owner is very kind. Include even towel. Very close to city center (3 minuts walk to pak n save, 12 minuts walk to i-site). The only problem I had was wi-fi instability.

Thank ariel1123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is pretty affordable so expect nothing fancy. everything looks decent except the smell of the carpets/curtains of the room i stayed in. it was tolerable but you can tell it is something not so pleasing

Thank Marie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are clean & tidy. Great common areas, kitchen, lounge and atmosphere. Very close to town center and also the park/gardens/activities. Friendly staff. Lots of options for different types of rooms.

Thank Martyow
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US$46 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$46 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"You have the options to choose the type of room you want."
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"Upstairs, rooms 6 and 7 receive afternoon sun and are protected from outside noise."
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"I chose the single room - which was great as a solo traveller"
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"The bunkrooms are very quiet and have comfortable mattresses, with sheets, pillows, duvet and extra blankets..."
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