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Phoenix Motor Inn

174 Middle Renwick Rd | Springlands, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Ranked #22 of 31 hotels in Blenheim
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013
Samuel G Hamilton, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Flew Into Blenheim from Christchurch and took our plane back up to Hamilton the following day. Had a whole day in Blenheim. The motel is maybe a 5 minute taxi ride to the airport. The motel is situated quite close to the town centre, and has all you need. A big Countdown and even more important it is only a... More

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Marlborough
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Stayed three days recently and had cockroches in bathroom. Also no extractor fan in bathroom to take steam away which made the tiles very slippery. And hairs on hand basin and old hair shampoo container on wall of bath. Tv reception was terrible. Plus TV in bedroom could only receive 3 stations.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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76 reviews 76 reviews
34 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We stayed at Phoenix for one night during our trip. Room was very clean and spacious. Motel has a nice quiet location so there is no traffic noise issues during the night, short walk to a supermarket was a bonus. Bed was a bit wobbly but we are just very picky about the beds.

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Amberley, null, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

This was a great place to stay. Cleanest Motel I have ever stayed in. Comfy bed. friendly staff. Will be back when have more time. Thanks to other reviews this helped us choose. Would highly recommend to others.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
19 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

This was our third stay at the Phoenix. We like to stay where we know we'll get a friendly greeting, a very comfortable accommodation, and be in a good location. The Phoenix provides all of these - AND a nice little wallowing-pool - the owners are extremely friendly and when we found ourselves unexpectedly needing an extra night there, they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights ,it was a pleasant stay ,host is very nice,clean and tidy room with good working tv plus the sky channel ,free wifi 50MB which is great,lots of space for parking ,overall its excellent and will definitely stay here again if we will travel to Blenheim.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

A great value clean and comfortable Motor Inn. The staff were really nice & helpful. There were 4 of us so we stayed in a 2 bedroom unit. Each spacious bedroom has a king bed & a single bed & there was another bed in the lounge, so plenty of beds for everyone! The beds were super comfortable, with nice... More

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Auckland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

We stayed one night only, in a beautiful unit, quiet, spacious, and really enjoyed the friendly welcome to Blenheim. Definetely the smartest Motel unit we stayed in during our 8 day South Island trip. Highly recommended

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Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

This motel exceeded all expectations for our family holiday. The rooms were comfortable, clean and very comfortable. The fact that they have a family unit able to sleep a good amount of children makes it an ideal place to stay. Close to Picton and the sounds an ideal base. Highly recommend this especially if you have a young family.

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Channel Isles
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

One of the best motels in New Zealand, very clean and well equipped, very helpful owners with an excellent knowledge of the local area and brilliant restaurant recommendations.

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Additional Information about Phoenix Motor Inn

Also Known As:
Phoenix Hotel Blenheim
Phoenix Motor Inn Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Address: 174 Middle Renwick Rd | Springlands, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
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Ranked #22 of 31 hotels in Blenheim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ross and Pauline would like to welcome you to our quality motel. We offer you friendly service and will do our best to make your stay an enjoyable one - come join us. The Phoenix Motor Inn is situated only 5 minutes from both the airport and Blenheim's town centre. It is in a semi rural setting, close to over 50 of Marlborough's famous wineries. Blenheim has an excellent range of restaurants, cafes and bars and is home to the world renown "Classic Fighter Collection". ... more   less 
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