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Studio Motel

315a Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Ranked #54 of 93 hotels in Rotorua
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very comfortable stay. The owner was very friendly and extremely helpful. He told us about the must visit places po check in, gave directions and even have us discounts. It was quite helpful! He went out of his way and did everything to make sure we are comfortable. The place was clean, had everything you might ever... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I'm certain that we stayed in this establishment as a child, hasn't changed a bit! which means the decor is a bit dated but still functional. no hassles checking in or out, only problem i had was the heater on the wall had faulty bits so only 1 out of 3 were heating, they did seem to know about it... More

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Noida, India
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60 reviews 60 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The motel is located on Fenton Street where all other motel and hotels are there. Very near to Lake Rotorua and stores. Rooms are nice and clean.But the USP of this place is their owners who are friendly and ready to help any time.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This is the best motel we stayed in. The rooms are more like little houses and are well equipped with ensuite, little kitchen, TV, table and WIFI is available. The little house fit a beautiful ensemble facing off the road. The owner is friendly and helpful with information about the area and things to do. I would recommend this motel!... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

this studio is located along the road with many motels hence customers will have plenty to choose from. the exterior may not be as impressive as the rest but the double unit we go was really cute. it feels like home!! nice color scheme, very spacious and the facilities are quite complete (full utensils, microwave, kettle, coffee and tea etc.)... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We stayed here for a night. The Korean owner Sunny was very sweet, friendly and helpful. She gave us a very warm welcome and also helped us with all the information on 'things to do'. It is a home-run motel so its better to keep Sunny's number handy as she might not be available at the reception all the time,... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We, a family of four adults, stayed 2 nights at this motel last week. The unit was big enough for us.. Location, customer service, room comfort etc are comparable to some of the places (of higher price) which we stayed during our tour of NZ. The owner, Ms Sunny was most helpful and made us feel at home. We didn't... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We stayed in this hotel at the end of October for two nights. The Korean couple was very friendly, informative and ready to help at any time. The hotel is on the side of the main street, a few minutes by car to Te Puia and supermarkets, etc. Parking at the hotel is no problem at all. Our room has... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Since my employers have opened a new branch in Rotorua I often visit to Rotorua atleast twice-thrice a week therefore Studio Motel has become like my own house for me. It is situated in the heart of Rotorua Town Center with a very simple and clean environment with open ground. The reason I like it because the management is very... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

As a woman travelling alone, my experience with the manager of this motel was not positive. He exhibited inappropriate behaviours towards me on arrival, including holding my hand and touching my shoulder and elbow frequently. His tour of the room and explanations of how things worked were elaborate and unnecessary. He also suggested that he could help by hanging up... More

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Address: 315a Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
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