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Aberdeen Motel

42 - 46 Bank Street | corner Bank & George Streets, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014
chrissy9112014 Rolleston, New Zealand
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rolleston, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We found this accommodation very good, and not smelly like others think. We liked having the bedroom on a mezzanine floor as this made it feel not like a motel room. We stayed for 2 day's and nights enjoyed ourselves looking around Dunedin at it's sites it has to offer. Many thanks Chris

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Ashburton, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Smelly, dirty an grose, way over charged for what we got. Wont be back. Service nxt day was beyond a joke. Mould in unit was bad, hench the smell. Hair dryer didn't work. Service maid took dirty towels and didn't leave any clean ones. It was the last available unit in Dunedin the wknd we went, we soon learnt why... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Rooms are upstairs/down stairs which did not bother us as we stayed downstairs all the time. Plenty of room and reasonable kitchen with great breakfast bar.Lack of hanging space only problem we had . Tight parking with not much space . Easy access to the city . Staff were very helpful and recommended 2 great hotels to eat at and... More 

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Was staying at aberdeen from start of July 2013 to end of august 2013 whilst working in dunedin. Kaylene and Mike (the owners) were very welcoming from the day we got there. Was very happy with the standard of cleanliness in my room and the upkeeping on a daily basis. Had every thing I needed from cooking facilities to sky... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We were over staying 2nd time at Aberdeen motel this time with friends. We wanted to show them Dunedin but overnight the snow fell. & next day still falling. We were unable to leave the unit till late in the day then we only went out to get food for dinner . When we arrived back at themotel we entered... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Enjoyed a weekend in Dunedin at the Aberdeen motel. Very friendly proprietors who looked after us very well. A cosy motel with everything we needed. Handy to restaurants, supermarket and Botanic gardens, to main street and just off the main road north out of Dunedin. Great location. Have stayed here a number of times and have always had great service.

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KayleneB, Owner at Aberdeen Motel, responded to this review

Kia Ora Robyn, thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review of our property. It is always our pleasure to welcome guests that return time and time again. We look forward to seeing you again in the new future. Mike & Kaylene More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I love the self-contained unit. It has everything I needed, from the pots and pans to the clean sparking plates.The dinning table is like a bar counter that links to the kitchen. I like how they partition the kitchen from the rest of the area. I'm amazed by the two-storey unit. It makes the whole place feels cosy. I like... More 

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KayleneB, Owner at Aberdeen Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We truly appreciate your comments. We are very pleased our motel met your expectations! Thank you for staying with us. Please come again!! Kind regards Mike & Kaylene More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Terrible customer service from the start. Our booking was lost and we were given a ramshackle room, then advised not to use the upstairs area. The heater was broken, which is great in NZ winter. Blood stains on sheets. We checked out early. I recommend not checking in to start with.

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KayleneB, Owner at Aberdeen Motel, responded to this review

We consider this a very unfair review of our property. A courteous welcome was given together with a map and local shopping, restaurants and tourist attractions pointed out. A booking was being held in our computer system, but upon request, this guest could not produce a voucher, which not a big issue to us. They were upgraded from the studio... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Managers were very thoughtful from the checking-in process and right through our stay. Traveling with elderly parents we were upgraded so at least one bedroom was on the same level as the bathroom. Basic decor but how much time do you spend in the actual motel? It had all we needed plus more.The view from the 2nd floor was amazing.... More 

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KayleneB, Owner at Aberdeen Motel, responded to this review

Hi Sandra, thank you for your positive review. It is our mission that we make our guests stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible and endeavour to go that "extra mile" to achieve that, so we are glad that you appreciated our service! Maybe we'll see you another time in the future? Kind regards Kaylene and Mike More 

Farnham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

We had plenty of space it was more like a small apartment.It was clean but tired and could do with the bathroom and kitchen area updating. The double bed was upstairs in the mezzanine area which was fine unless you needed to visit the bathroom in the middle of the night! The property is very attractive from the outside but... More 

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Address: 42 - 46 Bank Street | corner Bank & George Streets, Dunedin 9010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
Number of rooms: 18
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