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Drovers Motor Inn

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“english pub”(3 reviews)
“big tv”(5 reviews)
“across the road”(9 reviews)
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Wheelchair Access
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsenglish pubbig tvacross the roadamazing showerdownstairs roomlazy boy chairscoffee plungerwell stocked kitchenno bookingarriving lateone nightgood sizebed was very comfortablefriendly servicenice roomgreat hostsnew zealand
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Wow! Great hosts greeted me on arrival and offered me a drink. When I arrived in my room it was nice and warm. Recliner chairs, big tv, Netflix, great wifi and a chocolate bar all added up to the great experience. The icing on the...More

Thank k8andsteve
Response from SusanBukholt, Owner at Drovers Motor InnResponded 2 July 2018

Thank you for your feed back it was great to have you stay, and we look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 5 June 2018

Loved the service - Murray & Susan phoned us seeing we were late arriving to make sure we were okay and not had an accident. They had the heater on in the room on arrival and were very friendly. Always willing to offer assistance and...More

Thank Julie H
Response from SusanBukholt, Owner at Drovers Motor InnResponded 7 June 2018

It was so nice to meet you both thank you for come to stay at Drovers Motor Inn, we look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 1 May 2018

I do not normally write reviews but I specifically joined Trip Advisor to write this review as the customer service I received was the best I have ever received at a motel and it needed to be acknowledged. As past reviewers have mentioned, the hosts...More

1  Thank RAuckland
Response from SusanBukholt, Owner at Drovers Motor InnResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to write such amazing feedback it has really made our day. We enjoyed having you and your children stay and we look forward to seeing you next time you come to Palmerston North.

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We had booked for one night but the owners were so friendly and the rooms were so good; we stayed another night. One of the best accommodation during our 2 week trip in North Island. Highly recommended for a great value stay. Near to groceries....More

Thank JeeMeng
Response from SusanBukholt, Owner at Drovers Motor InnResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you very much for your comments, it was a pleasure to meet you. Enjoy the rest of your stay

Reviewed 27 March 2018

'Salt of the earth' hosts. We stayed there in a very trying time. Murray and Susan could not have been more friendlier or efficient people. The room was more than adequate, nothing would be too hard if they had to fix something. Drover is handy...More

Thank sue2082016
Response from SusanBukholt, Owner at Drovers Motor InnResponded 30 March 2018

It was great to meet you both and look forward to see you again when you return to New Zealand

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$84 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Palmerston North
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Price range
US$84 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Palmerston North
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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10 April 2017|
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Response from BigWillyGoober | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately we do not have a shuttle service. Would you like the contact details for the local taxi service?
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"Unit 5 has separate bedroom, lounge and toilet plus outdoor courtyard."
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"I presume that upstairs rooms would be quieter, assuming accessibility is not an issue"
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"Go upstairs and be considerate of those below."
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"Great two bedroom suite for a group!"
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