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Torlesse Motels

4.0 of 5 8 Kotare Place, Little Kaiteriteri Beach | RD2 Motueka, Kaiteriteri, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just came back from holiday in New Zealand. Our highlight of our 2 weeks holiday was Abel Tasman, and staying at Torlesse Motel has contribute great deal of it! I'm not going to repeat other reviews of how great location and service are. I would say that quality of this motel is as good as a 5 star hotel... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

New Zealand accommodations never match my expectations based on their labels. I've been to "lodges" that are actually B&Bs and "lodges" that are actually motels. This "motel" is actually much nicer than a motel; it's like a set of timeshare condos. So a very pleasant surprise when we arrived for the last few days of December. Large & clean suites,... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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84 reviews 84 reviews
74 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Torlesse motels most years for the last decade and keep coming back because of the location. With a 2 minute walk down to a wonderful beach at Little Kaiteriteri and lots to do within an hour or so by car in any direction - vineyards, seaside, Able Tasman National Park, Farewell Spit and so on.... More 

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Brilliant location, about a 15 min walk to kaiteriteri, and only a few minutes walk to little kaiteriteri. The cabins are all neat and tidy, and there's a good feel about the accomodation. Highly recommend!

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New Zealand
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Our 2 bedroom Torlesse Motel in Kaiteriteri was by far the best Motel we have ever stayed in. Location, quality, service, size, view we really could not fault anything. We can't wait to go back. Christine was fantastic to deal with.

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Grass Valley, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The Torlesse Motels are a collection of small buildings on a hillside with fully equipped rooms overlooking Tasman Bay. They're part of a residentital neighborhood with an easy walk to Kaiteriteri Beach. The location is perfect for exploring Abel Tasman National Park. Christine and Lance, the managers were fantastic, ensuring that we had everything to enjoy our stay. Our room... More 

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Bad Homburg, Germany
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We stayed in Torlesse Motels in 2011 and were so happy with it that we choose it again in our 2nd New Zealand holiday in 2014. In the meantime the owners have changed - but they even improved the place! Owners Christine greeted us upon arrival and she really had done a good job! She knew all the details from... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Super helpful receptionist will help you get the most out of absolutely gorgeous parts of the island. The room was clean and fully equipped with kitchen supply, iron and even laundry machine. Great for long or short stay. The room also comes with a wonderful view of the ocean and birds singing around you morning and night.

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Montreal, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We were very pleased with this accommodation. The room was very clean and it was spacious. The kitchen was complete and well equipped. The spa and bbq were a very big plus for this accommodation, we enjoyed those. The location is perfect, near everything in Kaiteriteri. The staff is very nice and very helpful.

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15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

As part of a small tour, we did not choose this hotel but I would return here in a heartbeat. A very short stroll to a gorgeous beach with rocks covered in mussels, stunning roses and other flowers covered the grounds and a lovely view of the sea were welcome extras. Our room was spotless and fully furnished including a... More 

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Address: 8 Kotare Place, Little Kaiteriteri Beach | RD2 Motueka, Kaiteriteri, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Kaiteriteri
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Torlesse Motels 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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