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Azena Motel

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12 Cranford St | St Albans, Christchurch 8015, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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Mandurah, Australia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I booked for one night initially then a further 3 nights on our return to Christchurch. Very happy with the facilities overall. A very adequate kitchen area to cook simple meals. The king size bed was very comfortable in both rooms and a big asset was to have a washing machine and dryer in each room. Easy access to supermarket... More 

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Stayed here for two nights 15th / 16th February. No complaints apart from light shining into room from back door, maybe a blind over the door would be a good idea. Also parking a bit tight, ( especially when you get idiots parking over two spaces with one car! ). Staff very helpful and pleasant, room incredibly clean and tidy,... More 

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Me and my partner stayed here on the 7th of February for 3 nights. Very happy with our stay. We arrived early and they said to give them half hour to prepare the room. Very happy as they could have said to return later. 15-20 minute walk to the centre. Close to a supermarket and restaurant. Bus stop outside. Owner... More 

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Basingstoke
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

After a poor start where the owner accidentally insulted my wife (although I was amused by it!) we were really impressed by this very well appointed motel. For the money it's excellent in every respect. Comfy, clean, spacious & the manager was eager to help. Extra towels not a problem. This motel has really good laundry facilities in every room... More 

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Motueka, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

My sister and I just spent 2 nights at Azena. We came home exhausted, due to lack of sleep. We were in unit 7, which is the upstairs unit, closest to the (very very busy!) road. The road noise was really bad. And to make it worse, there is no air conditioning in the unit, so we had to leave... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Had a wonderful stay here: super friendly lady checked us in and was very helpful, the room is well fitted out and super good value with a washer and dryer, yay! Beds were ridiculously comfortable, bus stop to town right outside and free wifi. Really enjoyed it well done guys :)

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Greymouth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

These motels are very clean with decent size rooms. Great location with a super market, BP and small shopping centre across the road. Hosts are also very helpful. Only downside is parking is very tight. Will stay there again.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The rooms were very comfortable and well fitted out, set back from the street so nice and quiet. Not very close to the city, but then again there isn't much of a city anyway. Bailies Bar round the corner serves great food.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed here several times when the complex was first built and it was very tidy and well run by a couple who'd been in motels for many years. Everything was excellent. We stayed again last weekend after a 3 year absence. Rooms are the same it is just that the place is not being maintained. There is moss and... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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144 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

In most respects it was a typical good quality hotel room, perhaps not 'luxury' (as the sign outside says) by current standards. But if everything had worked it would have been fine. The unit even had a washing machine and dryer which would be very useful for multiple night stays. First issue was TV channels. It was very hard to... More 

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