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Christchurch, New Zealand

The place to stay in Ashburton

Review of Taylors Motel
5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 Apr 2022
After a long road trip from Picton we were looking for a comfortable place to bunk down for the night. There are not many hotels in Ashburton so we were pleasantly surprised when we stumbled across Taylors Motel. Excellent value for money and everything was new. Well appointed / maintained rooms. A credit to the managers / owners. I would highly recommend to others.
Date of stay: April 2022
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Responded 28 Feb 2023
Thank you very much for taking your time and writing a lovely positive review. We are thrilled that you had a great stay with us and hopefully we will see you again. Kind Regards Kay & Des
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Reviewed 16 September 2021

Stayed in one of their Executive King suites with bonus spa bath, which are in a new wing. Very well appointed, double glazed, and warm. This new wing is nearest to the road and I was worried about road noise. I wasn't an issue at all. The train noise/vibration was intrusive but trains were rare and I'd say all motels in Ashburton face the same issue. Best things? Spotlessly clean and super friendly staff. Comfy bed and plenty of space for my husband to work for an evening. Will definitely be back.

Date of stay: September 2021
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Lambie, Owner at Taylors Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2021

We are absolutely delighted that you had a great stay with us and found everything well appointed for your requirements. As the train runs directly through the centre of town, you can virtually hear it from anywhere is town. Lucky the trains are few and far between now. Many thanks for writing your lovely review and we look forward to having you stay with us again soon. Regards Kay & Des

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Reviewed 10 June 2021

I stayed at Taylors Motel in Ashburton on the way home from the Brass Monkey Rally in June 2021. After five hours on a motorbike in the cold and rain it was a huge relief to find this warm and friendly oasis. The room was very well equipped, clean and tidy and the friendliness and helpfulness of the proprietors was a pleasure.

Date of stay: June 2021
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Lambie, Owner at Taylors Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2021

Many thanks for your time taken to write your great review. Glad we were able to assist you and provide lovely warm accommodation for you after being out in the cold for so long. We look forward to seeing you again on your next journey through town. Regards Kay & Des

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Reviewed 15 May 2021

Very welcoming hosts, room was fantastic, a great place to stay, I will return when next passing thru, Appreciated the upgrade. Cooked breakfast - well done. - only comment is review should be short and frank . Not dictated by a minimum of 200 characters..

Date of stay: May 2021
Trip type: Travelled on business
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Lambie, Owner at Taylors Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2021

Many thanks Rob for your lovely positive review and the 5 stars. We are delighted that you had a wonderful stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit through Ashburton, Regards Kay & Des

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Reviewed 30 April 2021 via mobile

Fabulous last minute stay in the Executive King Studio. Super friendly host, fantastic amenities. Super clean and comfy. Bonus Spa Bath. See you again next time we travel through!

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Date of stay: April 2021
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Lambie, Owner at Taylors Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2021

Many thanks for your time taken to write this great review. We are absolutely delighted you had a great stay with us and we look forward to having you stay with us again. Kind Regards Kay & Des

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Reviewed 24 March 2021

Booked a family unit to sleep 4 males. Hardly room for 4 men to stand up at the same time. Very poky kitchen and bathroom area. The room with 2 singles barely had room at the end of the bed s to enter the room. When booking in the manager took a phone call and spent time on that while we stood and waited.

Date of stay: March 2021
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Lambie, Owner at Taylors Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2021

Thank you for staying with us and your review, as feedback is very important to us. We are truly sorry you didn't find our family unit big enough for your party. Kind Regards Kay & Des

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