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The Magpie Motel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“magpie”(2 reviews)
“tidy unit”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

The Magpie Motel was very easy to find and we were met in a welcoming manner. Our room was convenient to our car park. It was clean and well equipped, however I think the TV was in a wrong place on the wall. I do...More

Thank Ali B
Response from Lisa L, Owner at The Magpie MotelResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you for your review, we often wish to redo the tv but the walls are limited. Right now that is our best location for now. Maybe you have a better idea? Thank you for mentioning a comfy bed, cleanliness and lovely towels, we really...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

It started with the friendly service with the office lady who was lovely. Took us to our room, which was definitely great value for money. Had all the facilities that were needed. The shower pressure was great!!! The reason it’s not a 5 is because...More

Thank Becksshan
Response from Lisa L, Owner at The Magpie MotelResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for your review, I am glad you noticed our value. I am so glad you enjoyed your run, sounds fabulous.

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Friendly efficient reception, quiet room, good air conditioning, clean, good parking. However the fixtures were old, probably 25 years or more. It was Art Deco weekend so no motels were available in Napier, otherwise I would have chosen a better place. There is a swimming...More

Thank S_Kiwi_guy
Response from Lisa L, Owner at The Magpie MotelResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for your review. You were very lucky to find a room as we everyone had a very busy art deco weekend. There are no secrets as to what our motel is and how we present ourselves. We are proud of our little part...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Had problem after problem with this place, the worst by far being the way we were treated by the staff. Very rude, abrasive and unhelpful. I’m not going to sit here and complain bit by bit of the small things not ideal with this place...More

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Response from Lisa L, Owner at The Magpie MotelResponded 31 January 2018

This person had to be evicted from our premises as they we out of line. No person ever has to be treated like these people treated us and think they were in the right. Warning to other motelliers, be wary of these people.

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely clean & tidy unit that was pet friendly so we could bring our baby. The motel is well laid out with a rear garden that is secure for children & dogs a like. There are bbq tables & a bbq for your use. A...More

Thank Allan T
Response from Lisa L, Owner at The Magpie MotelResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks so much for sharing your experience, we do make an effort to make sure our property is clean and tidy and really friendly for animals and children. The pool is definitely something everyone enjoys in summer, thank you so much for taking time to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Details
Price range
US$63 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$63 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Back away from road = quieter."
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"Ground floor, furthest from the road"
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"ease of access from the car"
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"Rooms at front have no one above and easy parking. Was not noisy. Nice to have grassy area at back of unit..."
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