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Colonial House Motel

Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (40)
Pool & Beach (9)
Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders GreenPartner
Free & Unlimited WiFi. Netflix and 50+Digital channels. Air-Conditioned Cosy Comfortable Quiet Cottages & Cabins with comfortable beds and own sundecks in subtropical gardens. Secluded, secure, and private well away and hidden from the road. Saltwater pool (no chlorine!), BBQ, and lovely hosts. 4-Star accommodation at a very reasonable price.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Great View
Reviews & more
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Traveller rating
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Popular mentions
We stayed with our 4 grown up children for 8 nights over the new year. We had 3 units next to one another. Hosts are delightful and always very helpful. The pool area is lovely and we enjoyed the BBQ and dining area. Units are very comfortable. We were lucky to have 2 units with
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Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House Motel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you everso kiwiteam2017 for the outstanding review. We enjoyed hosting your family and wish you all the very best for 2019. With much appreciation, Alan & Andrea.
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Our team stay here regularly on business and it is our favourite place to stay. Warm, inviting hosts with impeccable service, and the rooms are spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Couldn’t recommend highly enough :)
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Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House Motel
Responded 8 Dec 2018
Thank you Freedom20539938961 for your first class recommendation from your extensive travels around New Zealand. We absolutely love it that we are your favourite :-))) We wish you all a well deserved holiday break and look forward to your next visit. With much appreciation, Alan & Andrea.
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Both Alan and Andrea are very obliging, helpful and accommodating hosts. It was a pleasure staying here, as the rooms are also spacious and cosy. Colonial House is quite secluded, in a tranquil setting and definitely a hidden gem in Kerikeri. I'll be sure to stay here again and
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Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House Motel
Responded 7 Dec 2018
Dear UmeshP274 thank you so much, we really do appreciate your great review. We look forward and hope to see you back again soon :-)
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My husband and I made last-minute reservations for a few days at Colonial House Motel after completing a thru-hike of New Zealand on Te Araroa (Bluff to Cape Reinga) and heading back south. The couple who welcomed us were SO SWEET and helpful, which was especially refreshing
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Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House Motel
Responded 30 Nov 2018
Thank you BreannD3C for your great review. What a wonderful memory you have - we are so impressed that you remembered our homemade ginger crunch after so many many months!!! You and Jay were the most gracious guests and we were really happy that we were able to move you to a lovely relaxing spa studio. Your review is very much appreciated and we wish you and Jay a joyous Christmas.
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ANDREA AND ANDY ARE GREAT HOST AND MAKE YOU FEEL SO WELCOME. The rooms are lovely and relaxing and set in beautiful surroundings LISTENING TO THE MORPORK AT NIGHT WAS SO NICE we will be going back there as soon as we are able ,great place to go to get away from the hussle and
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Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House Motel
Responded 18 Nov 2018
Dear Departure44096288143, We love our secluded, subtropical setting, full of birdsong and butterflies; it is wonderful when our guests also appreciate the ambience, peace and tranquillity. Thank you sincerely for the lovely review. We look forward to your return trip!!!
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Studio in Spring
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Catch-up with the sport on our big TVs
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Spa Studio
Cabin Number 1
Kingsize Bed
"the spa bath was awesome"
"Our cottage next to the pool would be perfect for a family."
"They all seem good"
"The 2 bedroom cabin by the pool would be super for a small family."
"Go for a SPA room, it was great!"
US$99 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsKerikeri
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