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Review of Motel On York
5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 Dec 2023
Very comfortable and spacious apartment for a 2 night stay. The apartment is very well equipped and quite a few extras which were much appreciated. We found the location perfect, a short easy walk to restaurants in the Octagon and nearby. The managers and all staff were super helpful and friendly and even carried our suitcases upstairs for us. Would definitely stay there again.
Date of stay: November 2023
Room Tip: If stairs are a problem then make sure to ask for ground floor as there are quite a few.
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 July 2023

Excellent motel, convenient location, helpful hosts. Our studio was well equipped and comfortable with underfloor heating in the bathroom and a water filter tap in the kitchen. A hand towel was provided for the kitchen, something I look for but rarely find, evidence of the attention to detail by the hosts

Room tip: Book early, it’s popular
Date of stay: July 2023
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 29 June 2023

Perfect place to stay in the heart of Dunedin. Hosts are friendly and even have a beautiful pussycat to greet u. Was excited when I found out they had a laundry. Walking distance to the octagon and great value for money.

Room tip: It’s set on a hill so be prepared Lololol
Date of stay: December 2022
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 May 2023 via mobile

A pleasant enough stay, in a studio room with a comfortable bed and the room getting the morning sun.
The bathroom had plenty of bench space although the shower is small with its angled door. The motel is in a great location, easy walking distance to restaurants and the Octagon in the centre of town.
The not-so-good… a parking spot is not assured with parking not allocated to your room and 2 of the 3 nights we stayed the carpark was full when we arrived back after 7pm. Housekeeping did not make the bed or renew the ‘complimentary’ supplies of tea bags or milk; not ideal the milk is given in a refillable bottle. Be aware you may be given a room with stair access only.
It was great to be given a few suggestions for places we had not visited before - we may not have known about these otherwise.
We recommend the motel as a good place to stay and good value for Dunedin.

Date of stay: May 2023
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 14 April 2023

The location is ideal with restaurants, markets, and sites close by. The hotel itself is well thought out. It is just rooms, no bar or restaurant or anything. They are very useful for tips on activities that guests have confirmed enjoyable and have a guest laundry which was wonderful having been living out of luggage for over two weeks. Just really pleasant proprietors.

Date of stay: April 2023
Trip type: Travelled solo
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Reviewed 14 February 2023 via mobile

First time staying at Motel on York and it was great. We were on the top floor Room11 and it was clean and very tidy. Everyone that worked there was polite and pleasant to talk too. It is within easy walking distance to the octagon and to the main street. We will definitely be staying here again when we come and visit our son at Uni.

Date of stay: February 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Vicki Cullen, Owner at Motel On York, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2023

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Great you enjoyed your stay at Motel On York. We look forward to seeing you next time

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