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Kawatir Murchison Highway State highway 6, Murchison New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Waking up to the view of the mountains from a nice warm bed was a highlight on our trip to NZ. As soon as we arrived we were welcomed by the owner who was kind and took the time to tell us about the sites...More

Thank Mikayla R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is an okay spot to camp or car camp, and there is a nearby river, but the small camp site bathroom was not very clean, and the staff was unfriendly and not very helpful. Beware fallen tree branches around the trees in the flat...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Just as advertised. Cosy motel with beautiful surrounds. Free WiFi and basic kitchen facilities (microwave, cutlery, dishes, fridge and kettle). Good value for money. A little noisy with trucks at night on the highway but my earplugs easily blocked the noise.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Not suitable for cooking/preparing own food, had to wash up in bathroom as no sink. Cabin on back was not to noisy from main road. Plenty of bees and wasps trying to get in however there was mesh over the windows. Hot night and no...More

Thank Pauline K
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Rooms on road edge..road noise trucks all night. Restaurant food not up to par. Fridge didnt work. No sink etc for dishes. No room to swing a cat. Do not recommend this if you want room to move and a decent nights sleep

Thank Greg W
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$80 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Murchison
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$80 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Murchison
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Traveller (24)
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Room & Suite (1)
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"Rooms at the back of the cabin block likely to be quieter. WiFi available in the tavern."
j0ly0n0
19 Dec 2016
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"Ask for a room at the rear of the block - less road noise."
jerryandsallys
16 Feb 2016
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"Try and get one as far from highway as possible."
jeff_motueka
4 Mar 2014
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