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Havelock Motel and Motor Lodge

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50 Main Road, Havelock 7100, New Zealand (Formerly Gateway To The Sounds Havelock Motel)
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Fanoe, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great motel, but rather strangely built terrasses, rooms very clean and with good bed. also nice kitchen a great long desk for a full office. the 220 volts sockets were only available if you had a long lead with you, TV operation was rather complicated, WIFI was sometimes erratic. all-in-all a nice place to stay

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It offers all you will meed for one night. The rooms are clean and cozy, we had . Bathrooms were also clean. We stayed there for one night and we were very satisfied. It is a nice place to stay between Nelson and Picton. We recommend the Havelock Motel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice hotel in havelock If the weather is good they have a great swimming pool and deck to hang out on .beanbags included We loved the location because it was one street away from mussel pot They have laundry and drying racks and a super spa bathroom

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

We are spending five days in this delightful town. The motel is modern, spacious and spotless with superb views and an amazing pool and hot tub. A perfect place to relax with the most comfortable bed we have ever experienced in a motel.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

We stayed one night in Havelock on Jan 1, 2016 following one night in Nelson on our return North. The Nelson B&B was over-priced and pretentious; the Havelock Motor Lodge was much less expensive but offered so much more--excellent rooms, a huge bed, bathrobes, free wifi, home baking, a great outdoor and heated swimming pool and hot tub (with towels... More 

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Havelock North, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

For our 8 motorcyclists we had 2 adjacent units each sleeping 4 people comfortably. The accommodation was perfect for what we needed and the heated outdoor pool and hot tub were just what was needed after a long day on the bike. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the Police Station is right across the road should you... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here two nights. We were very impressed with the friendly staff, nice new room and comfortable bed. Had lots of on site amenities which included a heated pool and spa pool , although we were too busy to try these out. Situated right in the middle of Havelock means it is within walking distance to everywhere in the village.... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Stayed over night here. The staff were friendly and went out of her way to help us. The view from the room was totally amazing - overlooking the harbour, boats (marina), hill. The room had a kitchen. It was very clean, well laid out, Sky TV and right next door to the local pub and up the road from the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Needed a half way point from Picton to Nelson, suited fine. Nothing flash but can accommodate single or family eat in or eat out. Average Motel / Hotel would still stay again but only as a passing through option.

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Stayed one night while traveling from Blenheim to Westport and were not disappointed. Katrina is an amazing hostess and went out of her way to ensure that our stay was special. Our room, with king-sized bed, overlooking the marina was spacious and spotless. Close to everything in Havelock. Make sure you DO NOT MISS dining at the Mussel Pot :-)

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