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Ace Motor Lodge

2.5 of 5 319 Fenton St.,, Rotorua, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We usually choose to stay here when we go to Rotorua and have stayed here about 4 times before. It's run by a friendly Korean couple, the family room/apartment is like a cosy little home away from home. Sure, it's simple faded early 90s decor, but it's comfy and clean and really quite affordable, I probably wish I can keep... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We booked online for 3 nights, paying upfront. We were given room number 10 which has a large skylight over the bed. It was a bit cold due to the draft from the skylight and the heater didnt work, but we didnt mind. The first morning we both woke up with a couple of bites on our stomachs, arms, hands... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We paid under $80 p/night and we were more than happy with the accommodation. We had a room facing Fenton St (a main road), but we had no issues with road noise. We are from Sydney though. Nevertheless, we had a great sleep! We arrived early and were allowed an early check-in. The bed was a little old, but comfortable.... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We found this hotel suited our needs, somewhere to shower and sleep. It had everything we needed.The spa was a bonus. Good sized clean room although the bed linen smelt a little musty. Would stay here again.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Classic Kiwi motels are pretty basic. Bed, tele, bathroom, fridge, tea/coffee supplies. This fits the bill to a 'T' and was a good place to overnight as I traveled through the area. Room was clean comfortable and came with limited wifi. If you are on the road in NZ don't shy away from these classic motels, they can be quite... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights here. It was quite clean in here, but not too clean. We also were surprised by the fact that one wall of the room (inn which the entrance is) is made of glass and you need to close it with curtain to hide yourself from the corridor. But it was chip and for such price this... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Don't stay in units 9 or 10. These have a huge skylight with no blind, which means you wake at daybreak. Was not informed of this, so changed next day to Unit 4 (road frontage) which was a major improvement all round.. Units are 1960s décor & are old and tired. Needs major facelift. Other than microwave no cooking facilities.... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Took the family to Rotorua and stay here. The hosts were very good and let us have an early check in. We had a large group which the owners were very accommodating and very good price. For those with a large group, this is the place to stay! We will be back!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

The manager is lovely and was more than happy to accommodate us. The room was cold and never really heated up, and there was no blind on the skylight above the bed which made it very drafty. The spa bath was great. Overall it's budget accommodation and you get what you pay for.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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24 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

This is a budget Motel , studio units $75 inc What they provide is adequate , remembering you are only paying budget prices Room was smallish separate bathroom and toilet TV was an older style TV and needed tuning channels were all incorrect Cleanliness was not that great , they had done a perfunctory job When I got into bed... More 

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Address: 319 Fenton St.,, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ace Motor Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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