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193 Aorangi Manor

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Room & Suite (2)


Our four star accommodation units are all ground floor and several are stand-alone units. All of our one bedroom and two bedroom units have very spacious lounge / dining room areas that give you plenty of room to relax. We have a variety of wireless broadband options. Enjoy a quiet nights sleep in a choice of queen, king beds. We also have convenient off street parking for your vehicle close to your unit.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
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Room features
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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On arrival the host said "I don't have to sell these units" and "I get paid the same regardless". I am not sure what the reason behind this was. We are a group of motorcycles but always have a smile to greet any one and are not the imposing bikey gang type. There was a question
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Response from 193aorangi, Owner at 193 Aorangi Manor
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hello Steve, Thank you for your review. I'm sorry that you felt your treatment was less than you deserved. Unfortunately when your large group arrived and were made aware of the terms and conditions of payment, your attitude was unfortunately not well received. Having never met you before, you have said you were making jokes with your friends, however what you said and how you said it was not taken as a joke. Perhaps more polite communication would have saved a tense situation.
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This would not be one of the most popular motels in Blenheim. It is old. Dated. Way over-priced and in need of a great deal of refurbishment(s) If you like the 70's era, then you will appreciate what you find here. If you are interested in modern facilites then you will be
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Response from 193aorangi, Owner at 193 Aorangi Manor
Responded 28 Dec 2018
Thank you for your review. Unfortunately the Motel was built in the 1980's and as such that can't be changed, however, the rooms are refurbished on a regular basis, other than fully functioning full ovens, with new beds, bedding, carpet, televisions, furniture etc. I'm sorry that you were disappointed, however as I am unsure exactly what fell short, I would welcome an email from you. Kind Regards,
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Stayed for two nights while catching up with friends in town. I travel multiple times a week for work and have stayed in many motels and hotels around the country. I was very impressed with the level of cleanliness and maintenance of the motel. The cleaning was the best I
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The place is very clean and tidy (and the cleaners are very FRIENDLY AND HELPFUL ) a shame about the owner a very grumpy man indeed!!! But on the plus side close to town ( but others are closer.) Good parking and spacious inside units.
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a nice enough we motel that seems to have been left in the past, pink walls, green bedding and brown carpets all made the place feel very dated despite a sign at the front saying there was a side entrance for taller vehicles i was told to park my van outside on the main road -
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"Check the rooms out before booking to avoid that "gulp" moment on walking in"
"Ask for an easy access car park"
"All similar."
"highly not recommended"
"Dont do it!"
US$108 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandMarlborough RegionBlenheim
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