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Stephen C
Nelson, New Zealand

Best motel bed I can remember

5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 Mar 2020
My wife and I stayed here to break the journey from The Catlins to Nelson. I find that when I sleep in a different place in a new bed I don't always sleep soundly. But the bed we had in unit 3 of this motel was just wonderful. Good pillow too. We slept extremely well. I also appreciated the paper towels provided in the kitchen, and the generous bottle of milk... enough for our cereal and my wife's morning coffee.
Date of stay: March 2020
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Reviewed 17 February 2020

Stayed here for one night and had a very good stay. This motel is a very short distance outside of the central hub, and even though it’s on the main road into town, you don’t notice the traffic. The room was a nice size, with a lovely big bathroom and spacious and well equipped kitchen. The host was very welcoming. I’d stay again.

Date of stay: February 2020
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Reviewed 17 February 2020

This motel is located on the main road into town from Christchurch and around 5 mins drive from historic old town centre.
Rooms are very good size, clean and well equipped with cutlery etc. Owner is friendly. Absolutely nothing negative to say, would stay again.

Date of stay: February 2020
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Reviewed 29 December 2019 via mobile

We stayed in one of the family units which are separate 2 bedroom houses, spacious and quiet plus they have a backyard with swings for the kids.
Clean, nice beds, well appointed kitchen and nice quality tea/coffee etc.
Great value motel!

Date of stay: December 2019
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 24 November 2019 via mobile

We have stayed in two family units for total of nine of us. Really enjoyed the stay. The unit is like a holiday house. Fully equipped unit. Clean and tidy. Open and wide. Good location. Friendly and helpful owners.

Date of stay: November 2019
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Thank LilyChak
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Reviewed 11 September 2019 via mobile

Great price, great room, nicely upgraded, double glazing. Friendly staff.

Booked to come back in two weeks.
Oamaru is a good place to stop overnight on a trip to Christchuch.

We are always trying to find a quiet place to stay, with a sunny aspect.
This place has that.

Date of stay: September 2019
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Thank rawill
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