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    Matamata Central Motel

    42 Waharoa Road West, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (49)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good27%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
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    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Dry Cleaning
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 138 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Management are very helpful. I had made a mistake and booked the wrong date. Didn't discover this until 6pm and they quickly readvertised the room so I wouldn't be charged and booked me for the next night. We really appreciated their help. Because of the...More

    Thank milkt12
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked and confirmed our accomodation through Aa travel on arriving our booking was not available. John was not sympathetic to our situation and offered no help . We found him rude and not someone who should be in the accomodation service poor effort. We...More

    Thank Jeanette G
    Response from matamatajohn, Manager at Matamata Central MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    This review was most interesting.She has covered in her view what happen but has left out all the facts. First she arrived and said that she had booked a family unit but did not no what booking agent that she has booked with. I asked...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    While I liked the place there were a couple of negatives: The Wifi was not working. The technician had been there to fix it but the problem had come back. The occasional mini-earth quake from trains about 50m away. Otherwise the unit was modern, clean,...More

    Thank Noel B
    Response from matamatajohn, Owner at Matamata Central MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello. Yes the WiFi at the moment is a pain with a mind of its own. You get a tech in to fix it , pay for it to be fixed then when it dies again they what paying again. Have talked to Kiwi rail...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    We stumbled onto this little treasure after fleeing a place we'd made a reservation at that turned out to be the room from flea-bag hell! The Matamata Central Motel is close to Hobbiton (and other attractions). A little gem close to a grocery store, restaurants,...More

    Thank Anne M
    Response from matamatajohn, Owner at Matamata Central MotelResponded 8 September 2017

    Thank you for your very kind words

    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    I have stayed here many times and always find the rooms clean and tidy. A good location and fairly close to everything the staff are warm and friendly and always keen to help with any inquiries, for those Lord of the Rings fans easy to...More

    Thank steveB1488TI
    Response from matamatajohn, Owner at Matamata Central MotelResponded 24 August 2017

    Thank you for your kind words.

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    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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