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Parklane Motor Inn

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   Takapuna Beach, P.O. Box 33-1326 | Cnr Lake Road & Rewiti Ave., Takapuna, New Zealand
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Ranked #7 of 7 hotels in Takapuna
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so shocked with how horrible the customer service here was! I simply asked the woman when will I get my bond back. She started yelling and screaming at me over the phone and speaking over me when I tried to talk. And then she hung up on me! I tried to get in touch with management about this... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In desperate need of a refurb!!! Very dated and old looking (and smelling), air-con was loud and some light bulbs didn't work. Although the room was clean it just needed an overhaul on every aspect.. Place had just been put under new management and the staff seemed nice and helpful enough although their problems from the take over were vocalized... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't be put off by the location. We had a great room. Very clean and the hosts could not have done more. We would go back, no problem. The service was excellent and we received good local advice about where to go and what to do.

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Warragul, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

yup, this place is well past it. bathroom wasn't clean, long time since the shower was scrubbed. the internet charge is a complete rip-off, $40 for two days. the window latch in mine, and a colleagues room, was broken. the rates they charge are way over priced, a fair price would be under $100/night. a negligible observation, but the size... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I was given "an upgrade" which was actually a larger room with 3 beds in, but on the ground floor. The room itself is old, beds, lamps, carper, curtains and has large windows and window-doors around.These rooms are fully view open to anyone and people walk around and park their cars literally against your windows. What about the bathroom ?... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

Couldn't be more unhappy with our stay! First impressions were bad but things couldn't of been worse if they tried. After night one bed got remade with same sheets, rubbish in room left, and generally unacceptable from the cleaners ! Bed extremely uncomtable, rooms smell very stake and dirty - I really can't explain my displeasure with this place and... More

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Matakohe, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Although I read the reviews they were so mixed I thought maybe people were just a bit fussy. But I do have to wonder if Booking.com get the worse rooms. From the outside the place looks ok and the man on the front desk was very friendly. He expalined about the card key being linked to the power it wasn't,... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We stayed at Park Lane for 3 nights last week. while the room was a little tired, it served our purposes and was priced accordingly. The hotel is close to town and the beach. Our plans changed a couple of times and Anne and Mark couldn't have been any more accommodating, they didn't charge any additional fees and could have.... More

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Our room was musty smelling. There is no light in the shower. When we arrived the TV wasn't working in the room but it was swapped. I even had to ask for a guest information folder. We came to the conclusion that they must save their worst rooms for "Fly Buys" customers.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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40 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We arrived in Auckland on 28/02, the start of our big adventure moving half way across the world from the UK to live in NZ. My new employers arranged for us to stay here as it was about the only place anywhere near the city with any vacancies; Bruce Springsteen was in town on the following night and the whole... More

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Address: Takapuna Beach, P.O. Box 33-1326 | Cnr Lake Road & Rewiti Ave., Takapuna, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Takapuna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Parklane Motor Inn 4*
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Parklane Hotel Auckland
Parklane Motor Inn Takapuna, Auckland, North Island

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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