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540 on Great South Motel

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   540 Great South Road, Otahuhu 1062, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
EdwardT2155 Auckland, New Zealand
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  • 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Took advantage of one of the weekend specials and was upgraded to a bigger room with a spa. The kids loved the spa and there was another TV in the bedroom which was great so the kids could watch tv while we watched the rugby. Room was very clean and tidy and the staff were friendly. Thanks for a great... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stayed at the motel when I had a friend visiting and found it ideal. My friend got collected from the airport with their shuttle service which was a great help. The hosts couldn't do enough for us. And I loved the Secret Thai Garden recommendation! Thanks for your help in making it a great weekend

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

The room had a Rodent in it ! When the room was serviced, they hang the dirty used towels back on the rack rather then washing them ! Manager man - John, was Grumpy and never smiled. Seemed permanently angry or annoyed that he had to work. The room had what was suppose to be a Queen size bed, however... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This motel is in a good location in the sense that it has some decent restaurants and supermarket nearby, while at the same time being airport-accessible. The room itself was totally fine for me and my brother and had everything we needed (beds, big bathroom, and small kitchenette that was sufficient for what we needed it for). However, I did... More

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Oldham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
46 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Does what it says on the tin. Everything we needed was available. Comfortable bed and not too far from the airport. Just be aware there are several 540 on the Great South Road - each district has its own- turn up at the right one or you'll get a really nice Chinese man on the doorstep - we thought we... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The reviews for this hotel are mainly good and influenced our decision to stay here, but relate to other rooms that may be acceptable to the single/couple traveller. In my opinion, the family room that we stayed in is obviously not up to the same 4 star standard.The bathroom was tidy (although the toilet roll holder was broken). The staff... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We`d stayed for some nights at the 540 Motel and it was ok.The room we`ve had was an economy room,very small.The room comes with kitchenette,tv and a fridge.The motel is located in a southern suburb of Auckland,but you can go with the public bus or train to the Auckland CBD. The owners were friendly and helpful.

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Brisbane, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
56 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

This motel is well located, well priced and our room was very comfortable. Booked through Wotif and it seemed to be the best accommodation choice available. Hosts were friendly and obliging. Our room was cleaned each day, no problems. I would recommend this motel and certainly look forward to returning on our next visit to Auckland. The motel seemed to... More

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We stayed here for one night. Staff pleasant, room clean, no road noise to speak of. The only negative was the foldout bed our daughter slept on, it was not at all comfortable but easily sorted by putting the mattress on the floor! Would stay again.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Thanks Sam and family. Booked at the last minute when June 21st storm upset our travel plans re flying out from NZ. Staff could not have been more helpful. I was shattered from travelling and had a great R and R

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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*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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540 on Great South Motel Located in the heart of Otahuhu only a moment’s walk from cafes, restaurants, bars and shops. We are located just off the southern motorway and very close to the Grange & Auckland Golf Courses, Kings & Otahuhu Colleges, Rainbow’s End, Middlemore Hospital, Auckland International Airport, Sylvia Park shopping centre. Close proximity to Mt Smart Stadium, Manukau Telstra Events Centre and Elleslie Racecourse. Business or leisure 540 on Great South is your perfect accommodation choice. Our 4 star boutique Motel offers a range of excellent accommodation options. Free Airport Transfers; see Airport Transfer Service for conditions. ... more   less 
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