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Argent Motor Lodge

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27 Lorne Street | Melville, Hamilton 3206, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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100 reviews 100 reviews
45 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The owners have got this motel completely right. The initial greeting at reception was outstanding, the room was modern and spacious and very comfortable. The decor was well chosen and the owners have gone to the trouble of getting the little details right. The wifi is reasonable, great selection of TV channels and the option to order in high quality... More 

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Waihi Beach, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of the best motels i have stayed in. I stayed here firstly for 1 night then on my next trip to hamilton for 2 nights. Super friendly and accommodating hosts. Nothing is a hassle. Awesome clean rooms with comfy beds. Great bathroom with extra heated towels! Couldnt fault this motel. Would definitely recommend and will definitely stay... More 

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hampshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every motel owner should stay here at least once to see how it should be done. We have stayed in over 20 different motels throughly Australia and New Zealand over the last 6 weeks and this is the best by miles. Congratulations on a superb job. The welcome, helpful approach, decor, style, size, cleanliness, bed, shower, linen, quality...all faultless. Thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've stayed here 16 times all up over the last 2 years for work, and I wouldn't want to be anywhere else! It feels like a home away from home. Claire and Richard are incredibly friendly and helpful. The rooms are always beautiful and clean. Big comfy bed, well appointed kitchen, great showers. And they have the best yoghurt with... More 

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Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night and rooms were very clean, comfortable and quiet. Owners were very helpful. Very convenient parking. Close to the beautiful Hamilton Gardens which is a must see. Also convenient to downtown and restaurants there.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cheerful reception check us in. She even gave us a box of fresh milk for coffee. Cooking and kitchen utensils are well set in the pantry area. Bed is a little bit too soft. Clean and tidy room with honey bath amenity. Very close to city center, just 5-10 mins drive. They also have a grocery store three blocks... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Convenient location, great friendly service, very clean and well presented with comfortable bed. I stayed in the deluxe one bedroom suite for 5 nights and the kitchenette was well equipped with a good size fridge/freezer. The unit was well presented and good onsite free parking and wi-fi. Only a few minutes drive to the city centre and 15 minutes from... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Hamilton for 2 nights and we loved this place. Clare was very friendly and helpful! We really enjoyed staying at this motel. Everything was so clean. Beds were very comfortable. I love the modern design of the motel too. It is just 5 min drive to the city center of Hamilton. We have traveled around in New... More 

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qld
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here before going to waitomo next morning ( 1 hour by road ).This was first stop after staying with friends in auckland.We did not feel like dining out and the cooking facilities in the one bedroom apartment were good. The hospital is close by if visiting patients and the excellent Hamilton Gardens a few minutes drive. The proprietors... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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70 reviews 70 reviews
21 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The motel is in an odd location, next to the hospital but amongst state houses. The rooms are very modern, very clean with good quality fittings. There is a busy road outside which makes for a lot of road noise when you are outside but once inside the rooms are quiet. One drawback is that there is a helicopter pad... More 

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