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Monarch Motel

If outstanding service and inviting surroundings set in a park-like location are what you're looking for, then experience a little bit of Southern Hospitality with your hosts Karl & Kerry Mariu at the Monarch Motel. With 22 spacious units available, the Monarch Motel suits the corporate traveller or those planning to base themselves in the South while visiting the Catlins, Stewart Island, Riverton, Queenstown & Te Anau. Relax in our Sauna & Spa pool at the end of your busy day. Situated on State Highway 1, just a short walk to Stadium Southland/ Cycling Velodrome, Surrey Park sports facilities, Ascot Park raceway & convention centre. We have clean, modern facilities designed with you in mind. We hope to see you soon.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Invercargill Airport5 km
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All reviews main route serviced daily close to city centre off street parking short walk great place to stay nice stay tay street quiet location stay there again stayed for one night within walking distance south island motel spa clark hosts
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good quiet location, although along side a main street. The rooms are clean and serviced daily. A compact kitchen, with good shower and bathroom faclilities. A short walk to the Truck meseum. Plenty of off street parking, and close to reatraunts and supermarkets.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 62Peter1952
Response from monarchm, Manager at Monarch MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Peter. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Overall was below average. Was surprised in the middle of my shower to find water turned cold out of a sudden. Cleanliness level can be better. Not suitable for a family in my opinion. I wouldn’t stay there again.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Mm A
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Great stay for us 4 adults, plenty of off st parking, close to city centre and walking distance to hotels, takeaways,supermarket plus the Bill Richardson Museum. Wee all loved it. The couple that run Monarch are great and very helpfull, Wee will remember, and also...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank mervdale
Response from monarchm, Manager at Monarch MotelResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you we appreciate your feedback and are pleased that your group enjoyed their stay. Your group were a pleasure to host.

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Great location, quiet, ultra clean. Fabulous stress free service (nothing is a problem) and comfy bed to boot.. Dont think twice about booking here. 5 min walk to hotel, shops and restaurant.. Forget the CBD accommodation options that cost ridiculous money - definitely give the...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank annetter37
Response from monarchm, Manager at Monarch MotelResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you we appreciate your feedback

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We booked this on line whilst travelling around South Island having read previous reviews. It’s easy to find on Tay Street aka SH1. Whilst the motel is a few kilometres outside the city centre, it makes up for that by being very quiet even though...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Gallivanter
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"Ground floor rooms would be the best, as the steps to the second floor and no lift."
3 weeks ago
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"All different style rooms. Whole complex built to the sun."
1 May 2018
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"Low cost hotel that is value for money"
8 Nov 2017
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"Be aware that some units are upstairs"
15 Mar 2017
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US$77 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandSouthland RegionInvercargill
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