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540 on Great South Motel

4.5 of 5 540 Great South Road, Otahuhu 1062, New Zealand
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for over a month with our 2 children. The staff have been exceptional to say the least. Always accommodating to our needs and very helpful. Everyone here is so friendly and cheerful. My kids made friends with the owners and the very pleasant bubbly cleaning ladies. The room we stayed in was of a... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Be aware that early departure is NOT possible after arrival. Noisy because it is on Great South road and window are thin. Nice big bathtub room 28. But it won't be clean during your stay. Nice soft bed sheet. poor sofa from the 80s.

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room looked very worn out and dirty. The pictures looked nothing like the room, except for maybe the bathroom. The foldout couch was terribly dirty and dusty. The sheets looked clean but they had this choking perfume smell. We definitely did not sleep very well due to the traffic outside. The receptionist wasn't too friendly either. We were only... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Overall the unit was lovely. The only thing letting it down was the fold out couch that was hideously stained and old. Paint in the room needs a bit of a touch up as is looking worn, chipped and paint colours didn't match where touch ups had been applied. The bed was comfortable and the cooked breakfast I ordered was... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear TraxnDax Thank you for reviewing your stay with us. It was great to read you enjoyed your stay with us and we appreciate your feedback. We are currently replacing our fold out sofas - on your next stay we will ensure you are in a room with one of our new sofa beds (they are really comfortable!) Our spa... More 

Thames, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights while my husband was studying in Auckland. Location was pretty handy, not far off the motorway. It's not a great area right outside, but close to places to eat and bus stop right outside which takes you into CBD. Fairly quiet at night time. Not massive rooms, but def comfortable and clean and just right... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear Vikki06 Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It was great to read you have an enjoyable time - just a few minutes walk from the heart of Otahuhu with the convenience of Auckland CBD just a few minutes on the motorway. We have a range of rooms available and on your next visit... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Stayed here for one night in a basic studio room, I booked online 2 hours prior to arriving and when checking in they had all my information and it's probably the easiest check in I've experienced, done in under 5 mins. I stayed in room 16, Basic Studio. I think was a queen size bed that was really comfortable. Linen... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear Will75 Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at 540 on Great South. It was great to read your enjoyed your overnight stay in one of our studio rooms. We appreciated the feedback on the leak and this has now been fixed. Perhaps on your next stay with us you may like to try one of our One... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Great staff, clean and spacious room. Bed was comfortable and great water pressure in the shower. My wife opted for a massage in the room and loved it. Tried the movie theatre - have to admit really enjoyed the popcorn and coke - a nice touch whilst travelling and private. Took us an extra few minutes to get to the... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear Jamie B Thank you for your feedback of your recent stay with us at 540 on Great South. It was great to read you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to use our range of on site amenities and thank you for your comment saying we are the cleanest motel you have stayed at. I will be... More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Rough location in industrial area, but pleasant engaging people. Spacious carpark full of stretch limos and guests smoking on tarmac; traffic whizzing by at all hours. Our room was old style but spotless with a superb shower, hot with high pressure; and we enjoyed the crisp linen and firm mattress. We left an iPad behind; the staff found it, and... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear Waiwherowhero Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay with us. We pride ourselves on our service and glad you were able to retrieve your iPad. We have rooms in the older part of the motel and in our upgraded area we have rooms ranging from studios through to one or two bedroom spa... More 

New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We stayed one night before heading out to the airport next day. For NZ 115 I think the quality is very good compared to many other motels we stayed during the last two week. The location is very convenient to the airport, about 15 minutes drive. There is a big shopping center, Sylvia Park, about 10 minutes away that has... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear World_Travel_Lover74 Thank you for your review of your stay with us at 540 on Great South. We are very proud of our Qualmark 4.5 star rating and always looking for ways to improve our motel. The amenity range you mentioned is made locally in New Zealand with 100% recycled bottles and is called BSpoke - made just for us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Upon our arrival reception was very welcoming and staff there were willing to go the extra mile to ensure that our stay was a pleasant one and what a great one it was. We were extremely pleased with our room as it was very clean and we were able to relax in one bedroom with kids in the other watching... More 

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540Motel, General Manager at 540 on Great South Motel, responded to this review

Dear Richard0cass Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at 540. It was great to read you enjoyed your time with us - we think the spa rooms are very special, and definitely very large spa baths! The games / movie room is proving very popular for some rest and relaxation! We will be passing your feedback onto the... More 

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Address: 540 Great South Road, Otahuhu 1062, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Otahuhu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 540 on Great South Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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