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    Settlers Motel

    24 Te Arahori Street, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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    • Excellent54%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Clean and tidy, larger than some motels. Decoration of Motel was dated, but was not yet in need of re-decoration. Operator was welcoming, friendly and very helpful, recommending Turangi Tavern for dinner which was a very good place to go.More

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    Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your time to review Settlers Motel, Turangi, it is much appreciated. I am happy to recommend places to eat from other guest feedback, so am pleased you enjoyed. Thanks for your comment on decoration, I am in the process of re-painting the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We only stayed one night but this was a great choice. It’s a bit old but clean and can sleep six. The woman who checked us in was so nice! She spent about 15 minutes helping us plan our next day’s hike and showing us...More

    Thank Kenneth M
    Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you for your time to review us, my apologies for not responding earlier. At Settlers we feel it is important to take time with our guests to make you feel at home and relaxed.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here for two nights in late Sept for our ski trip to the Whakapapa Ski Area. We arrived quite late and the owner, Donna was at the reception and asked us about our plan. She suggested that we rented our ski gear at...More

    Thank diraanuar
    Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    This is a nice clean motel close to the business centre and close to pleasant walks along the river bank. The host was very friendly and all the normal facilities were available in the room. We also had the experience of young plover chicks wandering...More

    Thank 88snowdragon
    Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded 11 November 2017

    Thank you for your time to review us. Our location is very central, only walking distance to most activities, we are proud to be getting the wildlife back on Settlers grounds for our guests to enjoy and view, very shortly the Quails will be out...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    Although this motel looks like something out of the 80s, it's clean, comfortable, and very handy to everything you need - restaurants, the river for fishing - and you don't really get any road noise. We had a very pleasant night here, and would definitely...More

    Thank Rick M
    Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded 12 October 2017

    Thank you for your time to review us. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and found that everything was very handy and road noise was not an issue.

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • US$78 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Turangi
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Turangi
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    12 April 2017|
    Response from DonnaV_24 | Property representative |
    No, all toilet and shower amenities are not in separate.
    Kim E
    2 January 2017|
    Response from DonnaV_24 | Property representative |
    HI, Please contact me directly by phone (+64 7 3864475) or email direct with further information. Settlers Motel, Turangi is currently on the market. Donna
    Room Tips
    "Unit had a loft bed if you have kids would be a plus"
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    "neat and clean, had heaters and electric blanket which was great to have due to the cold weather, I would..."
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    "All quite basic, but it was a clean comfortable motel space with a very comfortable bed"
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    "Steep stairs in the chalet style units. Don't count on the wifi."
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