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Matamata Central Motel

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All reviewstwo bedroom unitmodern facilitiesrailway linenew world supermarketthe main roadhave stayed here many timesawesome water pressuredouble glazed windowsoff street parkinggreat little placethanks johnair conditionerour room was spotlessly cleandefinately stay herelaundry serviceclose to towndining table
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very pleasant friendly receptionist (owners were away on holiday). I'm only sorry I can't remember her name to thank her more personally. Not one item in this room needed attention - all as new - & spotlessly clean. Shower brilliant. Bed A1. Our room was...More

Thank bellaPerthAustralia
Response from matamatajohn, Manager at Matamata Central MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. Her name is Harpreet and I will show her your comments. Thanks John & Sue Masson.

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Ammenities we’re clean & tidy but the noise from the main road was terrible! The windows rattled when trucks drove past, none of us slept. Thank goodness it was for one night only. Mentioned it to the owner who was grumpy & dismissed my complaint....More

Thank Karen B
Response from matamatajohn, Manager at Matamata Central MotelResponded 1 May 2018

Hello. Thank you for your review. The only reason I dismissed your complaint was you never said any thing to me about the noise until your credit card was declined . Yes we are by a very busy main road and I am very sorry...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed in room 5, modern spacious and very clean. Close to town center and restaurants just a couple minutes drive. Only complaint is the the tv is off to the side by the door. There is a new New World supermarket across the main road...More

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Response from matamatajohn, Owner at Matamata Central MotelResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Stayed here for one night. Friendly owners, and the unit was clean and comfortable. Is a short walk to New World for necessities and handy drive to Hobbiton. Would recommend a back unit away from the main road, and would definately stay here again.

Thank joan j
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

With everything being very new it’s easy to make yourself comfortable for the night. The layout is a little strange in the one bedroom apartments, with the lounge upstairs next to the bathroom and the bedroom downstairs next to the kitchen/dining area. The shower is...More

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US$104 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Matamata
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3 April 2018|
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Response from Rimala | Reviewed this property |
Parking is available next to your unit.
21 October 2017|
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Response from Noel B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, been away. The motel has a separate laundry on site.
23 September 2016|
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Response from Sharyn D | Reviewed this property |
As was previously suggested, it would be wise to enquire with the motel prior to booking - we found them very helpful and obliging. You will find that In Australia and NZ, "special deals" that allow children under 12 to stay... More
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