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Raymar Motor Inn

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   164 High Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
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Ranked #28 of 30 Hotels in Blenheim
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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46 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the room was ok and bed comfortable. cooking facilities poor. No hairdryer. No wifi if room. OT very close to the office. Advertises shuttle to airport. Not available, which was annoying as it was the point of difference that made me book to stay here.

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Wanganui
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent budget motel for overnight stay. Facilities were clean, fresh, and comfortable, Staff friendly and helpful. Excellent value for money. The main shopping centre is close by but not walking distance. Car parking area was a bit tight but managed. Quiet although on a main road

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NZ
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28 reviews 28 reviews
28 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an older set of motels, definitely in need of re-decoration, but perfectly adequate. We simply wanted a guaranteed bed for the night after a long day travelling and this suited us fine, especially given the price. The bed was comfortable and the unit was very clean. Free wifi was included and it was close to cafes etc but... More 

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Kaikoura, null, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Friendly staff nice clean tidy unit good location. Very quiet unit no paper thin walls no noise unlike others we did not expect sky tv for the price would definitely stay here again. We will be recommending this motel to our friends without hesitation. As far as we were concerned for the price you pay for this motel you shouldn't... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We arrived bright and early yesterday as we were in Blenheim for the Wine & Food festival. We chose this hotel as it was close to town. Upon arrival we were told that we'd been "upgraded" to another hotel approximately a kilometre further out of town, which was no better than we were expecting when we booked the Raymar. No... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We booked for a night at this motel nearly 4 weeks ago, with email/phone confirmation. On arrival this evening at 8pm the manager (Dave), who we had spoken to when booking, had no record of the reservation. We showed him the email booking correspondence and he was completely uninterested. The complex was full, he offered no alternative, no suggestions, no... More 

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Dave C, Owner at Raymar Motor Inn, responded to this review

The emails show an enquiry, a quote and the requirement to provide credit card details to confirm - he never sent the card details - therefore no booking was confirmed. This person never stayed at Raymar - never saw the units and has no knowledge of our service or facility I was not uncaring - simply had no other rooms... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Easy to book and find, right near to local park, not too far to walk into main centre of Blenheim. Good size room, would easily accomodate a 3rd person. Decent kitchenette in room plus a main kitchen avail to share as well. Good size bathroom, all in together. Owner really helpful in giving local info including special things on that... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Very budget motel. Older style motel room.Clean and tidy though. Close to town.One night ok but would not stay longer. Walls paper thin.A little expensive at $95.Parking a little cramped when motel full. Keys were laid out for us on arrival but manager did appear.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

We hv stayed three nights at motorlodge, Rooms are Nice and clean, wifi fast (against costs) Its quiet, other quest seem to be working in the area Fridge, kitchen, bigger kitchen for us at the premises, laundromat 5 min from town walk, 15 from train/bus station ... Owner gave us Nice tips... We hired good bikes with him to check... More 

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Masterton, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Stayed at the Raymar for a night in early April 2013. Used Booking.com to book and was greeted by the manager and shown to the room. Room was clean and tidy. It backed onto the main road and was pretty quiet considering. It is a budget motel so if you are looking for a place to sleep and move on... More 

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Additional Information about Raymar Motor Inn

Address: 164 High Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #28 of 30 Hotels in Blenheim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Raymar Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Raymar is an affordable single level Motel situated 300 meters or a leisurely 3 minute stroll from the Blenheim town centre. Comprised of Studio units containing a queen bed and either one or two single beds, kitchenette and private en-suite. Two full kitchens and a laundry are situated elsewhere in the motel. The units are warm and dry and parking is available right outside your room. ... more   less 
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Raymar Motor Inn Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand

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