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Collingwood Gables Motel Rotorua

325 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Collingwood Gables Motel Rotorua
Ranked #92 of 94 hotels in Rotorua
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Dargaville, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this hotel when we had a bad experience with another, in desparation rang them and got a room. Great room, great spa and great price. Would recommend. they take dogs also. Great people. Plenty of parking and lots of room

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

From the outside, looks good, place is run by a jovial Korean woman who makes you feel welcome on arrival. Now those of you that have been to Rotorua will be aware of the ever present as ell of Sulphur and the host of Collingwood Gables conveniently uses this phenomenon to explain away issues in the room. Two TV channels... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I stayed here for three nights in April 2014. I would have marked it an average had the room not smelled so strongly of cigarettes. When we raised this, they only offered to give us some spray to cover up the smell. It was a bit dirty, the bathroom was clean at least. Towels were stiff as cardboard. Looks like... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

All we wanted was a nice weekend away from home. On the way from Taupo we decided to stay in Rotorua as kids were tired on long drive So we picked up jasons accommodation guide and looked for a motel with private spa,called the number to check availability of rooms and the host insisted on the Credit Card number before... More

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in March 2014. The unit we stayed in was set well back from the main street and was quiet. We can see that the Motel was once a well designed unit, but it was very tired and had not been cleaned properly. There were cobwebs in the bedroom. The switches in the living area were also... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

This motel was in dire need of a complete refurbish. Even just a really good clean would have helped. We had to wash the top lid of the kitchen rubbish bin, it was really dirty, the wallpaper in the toilet was hanging off the wall and some cobwebs in bathroom. The Venetian blinds were all bent at one end!. The... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Stayed there on the way to Auckland! Only place available due to the long weekend! I can understand why! Not very clean & the bed is hard! I stayed in a standard room, but it still cost me premium rate! Only good thing it was walking distance to the town!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This was one of the worst Motels I have ever satyed. The bed covering was dirty, looked like it hadn't been washed in a long time. Sheets appeared clean. Towels were put in when we arrived but the old ones were left. Bathroom Mouldy and disgusting felt unclean just using it. Advertised Sky but no Sky TV channel 1 didn't... More

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Union Bridge, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Picked based on add in AA book, don’t believe it. The front desk friendly, almost overly friendly, We had one of the rooms in the front without a hot tub. The rooms are large, On the surface the basics are clean, but on the edges they need a good cleaning, top of globes on ceiling lamp dirty, no globes on... More

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Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Faulty Towers, eat your heart out! Dated, dark and lacking in basic amenities. Lukewarm spa pool, 3 sky channels no tv1, tv2 or tv3 or any other free to air channels, stair landings suspect. No plug in bathroom, no telephone in unit, no salt & pepper, weeds in gardens, sickly, hungry cat, all in need of TLC. Good toilet paper,... More

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Address: 325 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Collingwood Gables Motel Rotorua have 12-spacious units and are centrally located on Fenton Street. We are a flat short walk from Restaurants, Shops and Tourist Attractions. Relax in one of our Private Spa Pool Units. ... more   less 
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