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Gardner Court Motel

16 Nelson Crescent, | (Off Kennedy Rd.), Napier, New Zealand
Gardner Court Motel
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This place is amazing! If you like quiet accommodation with friendly helpful hosts, then this is the place for you. It is a few minutes walk from the city and supermarkets. Everything at your fingertips. The accommodation is clean and comfortable and nothing seems to be too much trouble for Peter and Ann.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This motel is a gem. It lives up to its name as "the quiet one", it's spacious, spotlessly clean, and great value. It's just a few minutes walk to downtown. We stayed just one night in a one-bedroom unit after receiving a warm and helpful welcome from the friendly hosts. Sure, the unit is old (1960s?) but has everything you... More 

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Gisborne, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

we spent 3 nights here 3 weeks ago. We stayed in one of the 2 bed-roomed units or should i say house, it was fabulous, Very Quiet, clean, Ann and Peter are fabulous, We all had a great stayed and will be back. Thank you so much guys

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I stayed at Gardner Court Motel for a couple of nights in one of the one bedroom units. It sells itself as "The Quiet One", and lives up to its name. Very quiet and peaceful. I stayed in one of the older units, which are not at all flash, but are super comfortable (big comfy bed), and exceptionally clean -... More 

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Bunbury , Western Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This motel is for those who want something a little different. What a delight - it was like stepping back to my childhood. No flashy decor here, but good old fashioned comfort. Our large, separate bedroom unit (#8) had a sliding glass door that looked out onto a lovely lawned area and beyond that a sporting field. The owners are... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Gardner Court Motel is located in central Napier. It is an easy stroll to the city centre and to Marine Parade. The motel decor is not so fashionable, but the units are spacious, and scrupulously clean. Everything you need is there and it is very reasonably priced. Friendly helpful hosts who work hard to keep things ship shape.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Spent two very enjoyable nights at the Gardner Court in January. Peter was kind enough to pick me up from the I Site as I had no transport of my own & both he & Ann made me feel immediately at home on arrival. The unit was immaculately clean with everything that I needed with a lovely view of the... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Having never been to Napier before, a lucky random pick out of the hotel guide book brought us to the Gardner Court. A warm welcome to a genuinely quiet but well positioned complex was just the start. Our host gave us a look at the accommodation before we committed, just in case it wasn't to our taste, but we were... More 

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Wanganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

We have stayed at this motel 12 times over the past 6 years. Peter and Ann keep the units in tip top order and the highest of cleanliness. Over the 6 years the units have been gradually refurbished. We have never had one thing to complain about the standard of the units or service. On the whole we feel Gardner... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Napier is one of the prettiest towns to visit and our stay was enhanced by the warm welcome that we received from Peter and the standard of the unit. The view over the park is very nice and the motel is situated so that everything is in easy reach, one of the nicest places to stay in New Zealand. The... More 

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