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Bella Vista Motel

240 Tay Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bella vista is easy to find and quite close to supermarkets and some fast food outlets. Our unit was spacious and the bed was comfortable. It was a nice touch having generous sized biscuits with the tea and coffee. The lady in the office was very welcoming and friendly. The motel is a short drive away from Queens Park which... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Alihuck, Thank-you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I was interested to hear that you appreciated our biscuits we supply complimentary to all our guests. They are indeed delicious and would be the largest of all the biscuits we can source locally, in fact they are made right here in Invercargill. Kind Regards The... More 

Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has to be far and away the very best of the 15 Bella Vista motel we have stayed at during a recent extensive trip around the South Island. Bella Vista promote all their establishments as 4 star - this one is 5 star +. The units were immaculately presented as well as being very comfortable and spotless. Our reception... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear NI Travellers, Thank-you for your glowing review on your recent stay with us, we are indeed very proud that you have ranked us as the best of all the Bella Vista's in which you have stayed. We are proud to be part of the Bella Vista chain which prides itself on its consistency of standard in hospitality throughout New... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most amazing service I have ever had! Nothing was ever a problem in fact nothing could actually become a problem due to the high standard of service provided in the first place. I spent 2 weeks here for work and every day I was 'welcomed home' and checked on - including my couple of days I had off. During... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Hi Ric-Hope, Thank-you for such an wonderful review, however Janelle and I are only part of the team here at Bella Vista Invercargill. We are building a great reputation since taking over just a year ago, and we are proud of that. We strive for the most important thing - "Guest Satisfaction" and by your review, we have managed to... More 

Penn Yan, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had intended to write this review over a month ago. My family stayed at Bella Vista for nearly two weeks, while my wife was recovering from a broken ankle. We had never intended on going to Invercargill and the Catlins region during our vacation. We had a wonderful stay there and found the hosts, Selby and Janelle, excellent and... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear DigitalNomad5, Thank-you for your kind words. It was our pleasure to be your hosts over your unplanned stay with us. The team here trust that your wife has made a good recovery. Naturally we hope you plan another trip to New Zealand without the trauma of an unexpected accident. Invercargill is a great city to visit and the Bella... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Great people with a good sense of humour welcomed me and showed me to a room with a big bath and comfortable bed...... This is a great choice if your ever in Invercargill for sure! Plenty of parking and near to town. On highway 1 but not noisy. Newish units and good furnishings making it a refreshing stop over. Thanks

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Bryan522, Thank-you for your review on your recent visit with us. Our reputation is slowing growing which we are very proud of. Our recent refurbishment including decor and bedding has been well received by our guests plus our offer of 1gb of free Wi-fi each night. Kind regards The Bella Vista Invercargill Team More 

Cambridge, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

we stayed in a studio apartment which had everything we needed. It was very comfortable and clean with good furnishings. check in was speedy and staff very friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay here again. many thanks :)

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Thegood1z, It was our pleasure to host your recent stay with us. The team here at Bella Vista appreciate your comments, as we are always striving to improve our guests experience. We trust you enjoyed your travels and hope you return another day. Kind regards The Bella Vista Invercargill Team More 

London
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We stayed here overnight. I needed an early checkin and all contact beforehand was friendly and helpful - this continued when we arrived. Really lovely people, was nice to feel so welcome. Efficient checkin/checkout. Room was a bit small, but completely fine for the price. Particularly pleased to find the TV had Prime so we could watch the cricket. Nice... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear SallyTraveller, Thank-you for your review of your recent stay with us. We appreciate the efforts of our guests to take time and review their experiences with others. We are proud of the reputation we are quickly gathering and are always looking for ways to improve our facilities. We offer all our guests 1 Gb of free Wi-Fi per night,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The cleanliness and convenience of the room were excellent. Selby and Janelle were extremely helpful and provided a personal touch to our stay. They even made special arrangements for our baggage when we travelled to Stewart Island. Thank you. M&S from Wales

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Abereiddy, We certainly enjoyed your company and are pleased that we met your accommodation expectations. We, as hosts are always glad to try and help our guests where ever we can. Kind Regards, The Bella Vista Invercargill Team More 

Nelson City, Nelson, New Zealand
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

My daughter and I spent almost 10 days in Invercargill while she competed in road and track bike races. We brought tons of gear, 3 bikes and clothes for every sort of weather. The owners of the Bella Vista went out of their way to make our stay great since we were up and out early, back late and going... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear hdb_nz, Thank-you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It was our pleasure to host you and your daughter during your stay in Invercargill. Janelle and I as well as the rest of the team here, genuinely believe that our guests comfort and satisfaction is paramount. Kind regards from the team at Bella Vista Invercargill, we... More 

Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We arrived late on New Year's Eve and it was wet and windy. Janelle was great in settling us in, booked a restaurant for us for dinner, arranged an early breakfast and provided directions to the airport for our trip to Stewart Island the next morning. This combined with a very comfortable well appointed room ( we booked a large... More 

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bellavista_inv, Manager at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Dear Christine H, Janelle and I are pleased to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable occasion and that 2015 continues to be a great year. Many of our guests such as yourselves enjoy the area including Stewart Island and the Catlins, and we are happy to provide advice and information on these and other activities. Kind regards... More 

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