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3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   1 Gorge Road | PO Box 128, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Amber Lodge

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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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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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Adelaide, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Amber Lodge Motel in Queenstown in Feb. 2014. Sue and Alan were very friendly and accommodating the whole 3 1/2 days we were in Queenstown. The unit was really large, which was a nice change from, even more modern and more expensive accom. we had stayed in, throughout NZ. Our views were magical of the Queenstown area.... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for 4 days last year on our trip to Queenstown. We needed somewhere reasonably central so we could easily get to local bars, restaurants, down to the lake and to go on all the activities we booked, that wasn't too expensive - or over a bar so we could get some sleep in a... More

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Kone, Nouvelle-Calédonie
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

My partner and I went for a romantic weekend and I have to admit this lodge was not my first choice but the only nice and affordable place I found. I wasn't particularly impressed with the look as well but I have to say "never judge a book by its cover"! The exterior is not flash but the rooms are... More

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Stayed with them for a few days while in the south island. It was a pretty good place to stay. The location was great as it was located centrally with everything close by. The view was awesome as well! The rooms were a bit old and not as good as most of the modern places to stay. But it wasn't... More

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auckland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Service was good and the apartment was very roomy and spacious but the quality was average. The cleanliness of the apartment was average, furniture dated but there was room for improvement. The kitchen was very big and fully equipped and there was a great view from the balcony. The location was great and good to have carpark.

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Pacifica, CA
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21 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

NOT a luxury hotel or "Lodge", a bit dingy on the outside but it was quiet and comfortable - we enjoyed a clean, well-appointed room with small kitchen - easy walking distance to downtown - very reasonably priced for what you got.

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Madrid, Spain
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I was there at the end of September 2013. I've definitely stayed in nicer hotels than this one, but it wasn't all bad either. It's a bit old and doesn't have that feeling of cleanliness that especially newer places tend to have. Still I liked they way it was designed like a small apartment, with a kitchen that had all... More

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Denver, CO
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119 reviews 119 reviews
19 hotel reviews
293 helpful votes 293 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The hotel has multiple room types depending on your needs. I had a studio with a queen size bed , a big bathroom, and a nice kitchen. Kitchen has fridge, microwave, hot plate, and all basic silverware / pots. Flat screen TV has lots of channels. The folks running it are really friendly and knowledgeable about the activities in the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

Was in a party of 5 so 3 of us had to make do with beds in the living room. That being said it was great that it was already done upon our arrival. Location is perfect, the beds are comfortable and everything that they said would be there was there. It's a little old, but still very much good... More

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Hong Kong, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

Amber Lodge is just a stone's throw away from the centre of the city centre, superb location! The owner, Alan is very friendly and lively! The room we stayed in had a great mountain view and well equipped! However the heater will turn off automatically, so it's very cold in the middle of the night!

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Additional Information about Amber Lodge

Also Known As:
Amber Hotel
Amber Hotel Queenstown
Address: 1 Gorge Road | PO Box 128, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #45 of 76 Specialty lodging in Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Amber Lodge 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located right in the heart of the Queenstown City Centre with no hills to walk, Amber Lodge offers 14 self-contained studio and apartment rooms, most with lake and mountain views.Family owned and operated Amber Lodge provides central, friendly and comfortable motel accommodation. ... more   less 
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