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Trentham Motel on the Park

438 Fergusson Drive | Trentham, Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow i thort when i first drove into this motel. Manager was very welcoming and showed me to my room. Was really impressed..everything was gleaming like brand new and immaculate. Comfy bed that i just wanted to stay in all day. The shower was awesome and a big screen tv that had all the sky channels as it advertised. Had... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Conveniently close to public transport and a dairy. Very friendly and helpful owners who offered to go the extra mile and drive 20 mins to collect me when I was stranded due to flooding. Will stay again when I return on business.

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Feilding, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We booked this motel as it was close to Te Marua Speedway track. We had a one bedroom unit for our stay and found it very clean and comfortable. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. We had two vehicles (one with trailer and stockcar) and there was plenty of parking. Good sized kitchen, full size fridge and hob... More 

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Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Enjoyed our little unit and the privacy. Our bed was warm and linen sheets were crispy white. We enjoyed sky TV but wish there was more toliet paper, not quarter. Great hosts. Our stay was short but we had a awsome sleep.

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Napier, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Booked this motel cause it was the closest location to my friends wedding in December 2014. Friendly service by the manager and his huge friendly dog came to sit onm y feet as we checked in which was very funny! Room itself was comfortable and clean. Shower is amazing!! Very welcome after a late night in the city. Free wifi... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The room was clean and well kept. the staff were always eager to please. Overall the room was a little small for us BUT that's just personal preference. The kitchen was excellent with a full sized fridge, hob and oven.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Having worked at Trentham many years ago I knew a little about this motel and it's situation suited my wife and I perfectly for the four days spent in the Wellington region with access to main roads to West Coast, Lower and Upper Hutt, walkways, etc. However, when we arrived we were assigned cabin #10 - one of those that... More 

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Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We only stayed for one night to be able to attend my old Primary School Re-union. Very comfortable bed, very quiet and the owner is busy painting the place piece by piece. Perfectly adequate at a reasonable price. I would recommend it as handy to many places of interest.

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Purcells Pen, Saint Catherine, Jamaica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We needed to have a place to shower and sleep for our brothers graduation from the military camp we were driving there from Auckland after work so wouldnt get there til late. Communication by email was excellent and even though we arrived at 4am we found our unit quickly and the staff had put on the heater so it was... More 

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Stephen S, Owner at Trentham Motel on the Park, responded to this review

Hi thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay. Not sure if you noticed but we are in the middle of refurbishing another unit and the bathrooms are being made bigger. Hope to see you again in the future. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Room was old, felt dark and damp and outdated. Manager was extremely rude and did not have a nice manner at all. Would not recommend this place, other nicer places for same price to stay in Upper Hutt.

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Stephen S, Owner at Trentham Motel on the Park, responded to this review

While we appreciate constructive reviews, we will not accept malicious statements which are completely unfounded. This guest who has chosen not to communicate with us, but rather anonymously write untrue statements about our motel some 4 weeks after their stay - did you not have the courage to speak to us direct? NONE of our units are dark or damp.... More 

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