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Tower Road Motel

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“hobbiton tour”(27 reviews)
“free wifi”(20 reviews)
“room was clean”(17 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewshobbiton tourfree wifiroom was cleancatch the busevening tourlovely gardenchecking inat no extra costclose to townnew zealandprior to our arrivalstudio unitfresh milkbeyond the call of dutyelectric blanketsgreat place to staywairere falls
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband stayed at the Tower Road Motel on 2rd January 2018. We was on our honeymoon and have been camping throughout New Zealand. However the weather was being unfair with the rain so we decided to find somewhere more dry for a...More

Thank Graham I
Response from karen o, Owner at Tower Road MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello to the honeymooners an congratulations, thank you for your review, it is still very hot here so the air conditioning units in the rooms have worked really well to keep every one cool, we hope you had a great holiday an gone home with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Matamata is a very small town and not fancy - we stayed overnight here to facilitate a trip to Hobbiton. The hotel is very reasonably priced for NZ, basic but clean and convenient. Easy for car travelers, park right outside room. Staff was friendly, beds...More

Thank GreenMtnJourney
Response from karen o, Owner at Tower Road MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello from a very warm Monday here in Matamata, thank you for your review it is appreciated, Matamata township is quite small but very busy with many tourists as Hobbiton has placed us on the map!! we hope you loved the rest of your NZ...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

We stayed at the Tower Road Motel one night and enjoyed our stay. It was the perfect location for the Evening Hobbiton Tour. Terry was kind enough to drive us out to the bus for Hobbiton (and the Hobbiton staff return you to your hotel),...More

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Response from karen o, Owner at Tower Road MotelResponded 18 January 2018

Hello to the both of you an thank you for your review, it is not a problem taking you to the bus in town to go to Hobbiton, Terry loves showing our guests Matamata. We hope the rest of your holiday went well. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

Lovely quiet little motel, that still has that retro feel to it. Plenty of room for a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 teenage children). A bit further out of town but has all the facilities for cooking and is well appointed if you...More

Thank spiritlevel_10
Response from karen o, Owner at Tower Road MotelResponded 2 January 2018

Hello to all the family an welcome to NZ for your holiday, thank you for your review, we hope the rest of your holiday is going well. Regards Karen

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The motel was clean and very well presented. The rooms are spacious, bed comfortable and water hot in shower. The owners Karen and Terry were fabulous. The roses are so beautiful in the gardens. Totally recommend this hotel.

Thank iwik27
Response from karen o, Owner at Tower Road MotelResponded 2 January 2018

Hello Nanette an partner thank you for your review, we appreciate you taking the time to place one, we hope you are enjoying your NZ trip an not feeling to hot with this weather. Kind regards Terry an Karen

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$75 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$75 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from Ann T | Reviewed this property |
Yes - right in front of your room door.
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Response from Alexandra L | Reviewed this property |
when my daughter and i stayed at Tower Raod Motel, we emailed the owner who was absolutely lovely and very very helpful, and she picked us up from the Information Centre in the heart of Mattamatta and dropped us back there... More
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"Don't be afraid to ask the owners for advice on the room to suit your needs. They will assist."
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