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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were recommended to the Viking Lodge by our previous motel owners in Wanaka and it was an excellent choice. We had a very well appointed 3-room apartment with separate lounge-dining room and bathroom and laundry, and one could live here comfortably for as long as you wished. The owner was super-helpful and all her recommendations were good. We loved Arrowtown and would like to return for a golfing trip as there are some nice-looking and challenging courses nearby.

Room tip: Given the quiet setting all rooms would be fine.
Date of stay: September 2017
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Thank Robert C
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shorty27, Manager at Arrowtown Viking Lodge Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your positive comments about our motel, we are very happy you were comfortable and look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was a great place to relax and unwind. it was close to the town and was easy to find very well sign posted, was able to park my car right outside the door. Decor was good, amenities were good, All in all I could not fault the place, also there was a dairy just down the road if you did not want to walk into town. Apparently it was supposed to have free wi fi but i did not know this until i left and was not told about it when i checked in.

Date of stay: April 2017
  • Trip type: Travelled solo
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Thank bongiovigirl
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shorty27, Manager at Arrowtown Viking Lodge Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thank you for your very favourable review on our Motel, we are sorry that we neglected to inform you about the free WiFi, sometimes it just gets forgotten, although the information is in the room compendium for that very reason.

Looking forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

The units are large and spacious however they are very basic and hard to find. Arrowtown is not a great place for street signs so can be quite confusing for visitors. The shower was cold, it took about 5 minutes for the hot water to start flowing. And the sliding door kept coming off it tracks, a good place for a night or two but I wouldn't choose to stay here again.

Date of stay: December 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Thank Kathryn M
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shorty27, Manager at Arrowtown Viking Lodge Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Street signage is the responsibility of the QLDC and yes Arrowtown can be confusing for visitors unfortunately we are unable to influence the location or quantity of the street signs.
Free maps are, however, available in the office.

I'm not sure what was meant by "very basic" as all the units are provided with full kitchen including stove/range, fridge freezer, microwave, washing machine and 50+ Sky channels.

Apologies for the problem you experienced with the shower, although we have not previously been told of this issue, we appreciate being informed of any problems which then allows us to rectify them.

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Quiet warm units with plenty space and within easy walking distance to the shops in Arrowtown. Our unit came with its own carport so plenty of off street parking. Would definitely recommend and stay here again.

Date of stay: April 2017
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Thank 724nicolaw
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shorty27, Manager at Arrowtown Viking Lodge Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you for your positive review of our motel, we are very happy you were warm and comfortable and look forward to welcoming you back some time in the future.

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay here. it's such a great relaxing place to stay as a family in such a picturesque town. We loved the peaceful atmosphere and the comfortable units. beds are very comfortable too. we will definitely be back.

Date of stay: February 2017
Trip type: Travelled with family
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shorty27, Manager at Arrowtown Viking Lodge Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thanks very much for your positive words about Arrowtown Viking Lodge, very happy you were comfortable, and found the peace and quiet to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again.

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