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Helen C

Very pleasant stay

5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 Jan 2024
Room was very comfortable and very clean! Noise from main road did not affect us at night as the room has double glazed windows. Owners went out of their way to accommodate us for 7 nights as this was a short notice booking. Very pleased with accommodation overall.
Date of stay: December 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 1 January 2024

Spacious, comfortable and very clean living/kitchen area and bedroom with I suite. Good location within 15 minutes walking to Caroline Bay. We enjoyed our short stay to see the famous Timaru fireworks.

Date of stay: December 2023
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 13 November 2023

Worst motel and very rude owner, won't bother to listen what you want and need only worried about the checkout time, asking for extra money upon leaving the hotel ***** truely running a scamm and asking for alot extra charges, i am afraid that they will charge my Credit card later on !!! Please avoid going here and there are few other lovely motels around.....SCAM****

Date of stay: October 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 31 October 2023 via mobile

Really nice set up, plenty of parking available right at the door of your room. Very spacious apartment with a separate bedroom with King/Queen sized bed plus a single bed in the living room. The apartment kitchen came with full cooking facilities too.

Date of stay: October 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 9 October 2022

Stayed here for 1 night. No road noise which was awesome since being on such a main road. The room itself was dated but clean in fact the sparkliest stainless steel bench top and shower I have ever seen and all original still! Enjoyable to stay here especially if you are looking to relive some old school vibes.

Date of stay: August 2022
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 September 2022

We spent a night here recently while travelling the South Island.
The motel is right on a main highway and we expected a bit of noise, but the back units were too bad at all, and with the bedroom being at the back of the unit, the noise was minimal to none.
Very dated units, The unit we had was very spacious and had that we needed. Some carpet wear that was quite obvious in the entry way, that perhaps could be covered up or carpet replaced.
Bed was comfortable and of a good size. Bathroom set up a little odd, shower and toilet in one room, but the vanity was in the bedroom.
Well set up kitchen with all that would be need if staying a little longer. Along with a good sized kitchen table.

Date of stay: August 2022
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