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Sundowner Motel

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average3%
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“train station”(11 reviews)
“great access”(2 reviews)
“family unit”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
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Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewstrain stationgreat accessfamily unitcomfortable unitfriendly hoststranz alpineclose to townthe ownerlocal areacentral locationgood sizeenjoyable staycouple of nightswithin walking distancetwo nightsdouble bedfull kitchen
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great overnight stay..started with being picked up from the Tranz Alpine and taken to the Sundowner Motel. This is a lovely clean wee place in Greymouth. Run by Murray and Wendy,who are very friendly and have made their motels very comfy. Lovely matching crockery, comfy...More

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Response from Sundownerwestcoast, Owner at Sundowner MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi josensue, Thank you for the great review we are pleased that you both enjoyed the amenities that our motel rooms offer and the little extras that we do to make your experience memorable. We enjoyed having you stay with us and you timed it...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We stayed 1 night at this motel, after traveling across from Christchurch on the Tranz Alpine. I'd arranged to be picked up from the train, as although I could see it was so close to the station (and it literally is a 2 minute drive),...More

Thank Kiwimelanie
Response from Sundownerwestcoast, Owner at Sundowner MotelResponded 29 April 2018

Hi Kiwi Melanie, Thanks for your glowing review and kind words of encouragement, it is great when what we do everyday is appreciated and acknowledged. We hope your father enjoyed his time on the West Coast celebrating his birthday and we sincerely enjoyed having you...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018

We chose Sundowner as it looked modern and comfortable on their web site and that was the case. It was also very close to the railway station and we were doing the Tranz Alpine trip to Ch and return. They allowed us to leave our...More

Thank Rodney M
Response from Sundownerwestcoast, Owner at Sundowner MotelResponded 14 May 2018

Hi Rodney, Firstly thanks for choosing to stay at the Sundowner Motel recently. It was not a problem to leave your car here while doing the Tranz Alpine trip to Christchurch as we have plenty of off road parking. We hope you enjoyed the train...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

We found a very friendly atmosphere. Murray and Wendy were very helpful to solve the kind of questions that one may have when arriving for a short stay without having a car. Despite Greymouth is not a touristic spot, this motel is perfect place to...More

Thank Georges
Response from Sundownerwestcoast, Owner at Sundowner MotelResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Georges, Thank you for taking the time to write a review during your recent holiday in New Zealand. It is great to hear that the information we gave you was helpful during your short stop over with us after arriving into Greymouth on the...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

Stayed for one night as a stop over whist on my way to Franz Josef. Both Murray and Wendy were excellent hosts, friendly, informative and just so helpful. The room (No 7) was very comfortable, spacious and clean. The WiFi worked like a dream with...More

Thank Connor E
Response from Sundownerwestcoast, Owner at Sundowner MotelResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Connor, Thanks for your wonderful comments following your recent stay with us on your way further South. We are pleased that the information we gave you made your stay a memorable one and that you made use of the free Wifi that we offer....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$84 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Greymouth
#6 Romantic Hotel in Greymouth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$84 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Greymouth
#6 Romantic Hotel in Greymouth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Phoebe S
1 February 2015|
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Response from Sundownerwestcoast | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry for the delay we have just installed a new computer so we were off line for a while. Yes we do have portacots available to hire at $18.00 per night which includes the linen.
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"Second floor would be best"
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"Easy access to the upstairs units"
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"Right on the highway, but set back enough to not hear the traffic. Plenty of parking space!!"
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"Very quiet, close to town and railway station"
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