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Timandra Motel

31b Timandra Street | Welbourn, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Stayed for 1 night room had everything i needed also had free wifi. was an older building but that added to the charm also was very reasonably priced, location was very quiet just far enough away from town so thats another plus.

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Timandra was a great find. we stayed in the stand alone cottage…all was clean and it was so wonderful to just stop after a full day of travel, roast a chicken, catch up on email and watch some telly…then sleep in the comfy bed in the peaceful area. Bird song in the morning…a wonderful place to visit.

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Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This motel is quiet (a hard thing to find in New Plymouth) but that's about all it has going for it. The decor is very tired and it wasn't overly clean. It was at the cheaper end of the scale though so I guess you get what you pay for.

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North Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We were very disappointed at the "rules " of the manager running this motel. We had booked 4 adults for 5 nights but needed to cancel the last night which we advised when checking in. It had never been disclosed to us because it was holiday time 28 days notice was required. In the information in the unit it stated... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Great value with 2 bedrooms, full kitchen, free wifi and good location near Pukekura Park. Kitchen and bathroom a bit tired but nothing that worried us. Nice and quiet too with pleasant helpful hosts. For the price it was very good as New Plymouth is not a cheap town!

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Hastings, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Very ordinary and not very nice at all except for quietness and bush around. There was no oven to cook with - only cook top and not very welcoming manager. However I know it must be difficult for him when the accommodation isn't great and he is trying to make a living.

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Townsville, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Older motel but clean, value for money, quiet and comfortable. Wifi is free but limited. We stayed in 2 bedroom apartment. Beds comfortable and room spacious. Laundry on site. Walk down to stream is lovely. Heaters warm it up but not sure how well they would do in mid winter. Parking can be a bit tight but I didn't find... More 

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stayed here in advice of friends in New Plymouth. Quiet, older, roomy, clean, and one can tell the owners take pride in their motel. Parking was tight but who cares! Room more then made up for that, as well as the setting. I'll stay here again the next time I'm in kiwiland. -Brian, Ormond Bch, Fl USA

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Lovely quiet setting but convenient for New Plymouth and surrounding area. Although an older styIe motel it provided excellent value for money with clean & comfortable facilities that is backed up by good customer service.

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Nonthaburi, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This hotel was a bit difficult to find. It's located at the end of small quiet road. The rooms were spacious, clean, comfortable and full of amenities even though a liitle old. Staffs were friendly and helpful.

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