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Champers Motor Lodge

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   811 Gladstone Road, Gisborne, New Zealand
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Flew up from Wellington on the half eight flight, hired a car and arrived at motel about half ten as arranged to drop off my gear, hostess very accommodating. Very comfortable motel room, nice bedroom with a nice bathroom and shower, very clean and tidy! Came back at four after exploring the town, beaches and the Milton winery, only one... More

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Gisborne Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My family and I stayed at Champers Motor Lodge in the 2 bedroom unit. Unit is modern, clean, hosts are friendly and very welcoming!! Definitely will be staying at Champers again!! Was a great place for me to catch up with my sister, her hubby and 2 kids and also enough room for our kids to have a catch up... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed one night at Champers Motor Lodge and would certainly stay again when back in Gisborne. The unit was very clean and good condition. Friendly host, free wifi and just a nice decent place to stay. Great price.

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North Shore City, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my two day stay at this lodge...beautiful done up rooms which I really loved the host was just perfect - loving couple to welcome you makes you feel so comfortable that it wont remind you of your own home or even make you homesick... definitely will be back again :)

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Hastings, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The service we got while staying at the motel was just great!! They were so helpful and the place was so cosy! I took my 3 kids with me to stay there for the weekend and I fell in love with the place! It was my first time in Gisborne and I was handed a map and I was directed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed two nights at Champers and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Received a warm welcome on arrival and nothing was a problem. The team at Champers were so friendly and warm (felt like we had known them for years). Our room was perfectly presented and very smart with all the modern convienences you would expect to find in an upmarket... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We stayed here for one night as a family of three adults while touring the area. The motel presented very well and we received a warm welcome at reception. We were then shown to the corner family unit (no 4?) which was very spacious and well appointed. We immediately felt at home and relaxed. The unit was also clean and... More

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Everything was perfect at Champers. We had a great stay. The motel room was spotless and nicely appointed. All the staff were friendly and very helpful. I would recommend this motel to anyone. Our stay in Gisborne was fantastic.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We had a wonderful weekend staying at Champers Motor Lodge in Gisborne. Champers is presented extremely well and has had a recent makeover by the owners so the rooms were light and bright with fresh paint and carpeting and great amenities. The bed was excellent with nice crisp linen and lovely white comforters with a snuggly fur throw on the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We can only choose our motels from what others tell us about them. This is why we chose Champers Motor Lodge and why I have put off rating it. I feel as though we were staying in a different motel to the other reviewers and I can only assume that there is a huge variance in rooms. Like so many... More

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Address: 811 Gladstone Road, Gisborne, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Champers Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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