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Amber Lodge

3.0 of 5 1 Gorge Road | PO Box 128, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
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145 reviews 145 reviews
35 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As I joked with Sue, the proprietress of this place, the Amber Lodge is not a five-star property. It's a simple "mom and pop" place that is clean, comfortable, and fairly priced -- perfect for families. I liked it a lot and will go back should I ever return to Queenstown. As nice as its simple amenities are, the location... More 

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Kent. UK
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13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location for Queenstown. Close to shops and restaurants try Pedros house of lamb for an unusual take away. We were upgraded to a one bedroom apartment which was spacious and had everything we needed for our two night stay. Some areas that were not that visable could have done with a bit of a clean but on the whole... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alan and Sue are absolutely wonderful hosts. They provide a simple yet home-y feel to their motel. I enjoyed waking up to a mountain view of the legendary skyline gondola. They helped us book an activity and provided extra towels for it. My best friend and I are definitely recommending it to all our family and friends. :) Thanks Al... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure what the other reviewers were on about. We came to Queenstown on a budget with our intention to spend big on activities. It was a standard room with all the basic facilities and resources we needed. The kitchen was equipped and the bed was lined with an electrical blanket, perfect for the cold nights. The location of the... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

queensland is not to cheap place to stay in so I was surprised about the price. After booking I read some reviews and started to be concerned about the quality erc. However I decided to risk and to my surprise the place turned to be realy nice with spacious studio I had booked for 2 nights. Reception is closing at... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I didn't even get the chance to stay here as the customer service was so poor even during the booking phase that I lost any desire at all to stay at Amber Lodge. I had made an online booking via the Amber Lodge website directly but seem to not have gotten a confirmation email in response. I, therefore, thought I'd... More 

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We stayed there for 3 nights, the owner behaves like we are such a bother to her as like she had enough of her business and life. On first night, I couldn't find the hair dryer, I knocked her door to ask her where is it because office were closed, she yelled at me "I'm shut, this is your last... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Great location. Clean room. Friendly enough staff. TV2 didn't work, and was not repaired on my request although I was informed it would be looked at. Bathroom heater didn't work. Dim light bulbs in the unit, inadequate for any detailed work. Good heating. No view from downstairs unit. Single bed's only in my unit, seemed small, but was adequate. Good... More 

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southland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Excellent location, a smile or friendly acknowledgement would have been nice from reception felt like more of an inconvenience to her cleaning schedule..... room was good size everything you needed in there. Bathroom was not nice, smelt very bad, shower curtain wasn't long enough to stop the water from going all over the floor (which is why I think it... More 

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Christchurch
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74 reviews 74 reviews
27 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Lake view unit on the top floor. The unit was clean well equipped with all you require. The bed was comfortable. The staff friendly and well informed. The easy walk to town to restaurants was a bonus. Even though this is an older motel it has been well maintained and looked after. I would recommend this to families, couples, and... More 

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Address: 1 Gorge Road | PO Box 128, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Amber Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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