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Avenue Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   116 Fitzherbert Ave, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Ranked #9 of 22 hotels in Palmerston North
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014
Alicat71 Auckland New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Stayed at the Avenue Motel for work for one night. This motel was set off the main road, so nice and quiet but very central to the Square and for work. The motel was very clean and tidy and the rooms very adequate for my needs. The owners were lovely, even put a table and chair into my room so... More

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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
36 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We based our choice on the Tripadvisor rating and reviews and generally we were disappointed with our choice. While the city location of the motel was convenient the actual street location and initial presentation were disappointing. The motel is located behind a low rise office building and has an unappealing street presence. Many other motels were located nearby and offered... More

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Timaru, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed for a night at the Avenue Motel and were very happy. Set back off the road it was very quite. The rooms were very clean and tidy. It was just a short walk down the road to an Irish Pub for tea and the Mall was just over the road from that also. Very good value for money!

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Stayed here a while back my partner and I and 4 children. We hadn't booked in advance but was welcomed to call in to check in early. Given the option of spa, was a great decision as the kids loved it. Very helpful, friendly owners. They made sure we had plenty of towels for our stay. Very tidy rooms clean.... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

This motel was clean, comfortable and central. The owners went out of their way to be friendly and helpful. We stayed in the family unit which was great, nice living area and the bedrooms were a good size. I would stay there again!

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Vienna, Austria
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Easy place to stop for a night or two. Handy to town, within easy walking distance. Clean, tidy rooms and comfortable beds although kitchen facilities pretty basic, with microwave and kettle, toaster, fridge, but adequate for a short stay. Bathroom a little dated but clean and good supply of hot water. No complaints, staff friendly and helpful.

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Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Room was available although we arrived earlier (10.30 am) than normal check-in time. That was very kind. In the advertisement it says spa's, but these are not available in every unit. Location is close to city square, busstation and I-site (approx. 5 min. walk).

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Takapuna, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

We stayed at this motel for 6 nights. We were so pleased to find nice firm pillows to sleep on. Daily servicing goes beyond expectations, it was so nice to walk out and leave a bit of a mess then come back to find it's all been cleared up.

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Napier, New Zealand
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

Did an overnighter here in December. Tarriff $100 per night. Beat others around by $30 plus. Clean tidy well maintained units. For the tarriff one of the best stays we had in awhile. Back section so nice and quiet. Helpful friendly operator / owners. Recommended. Parking is the only negative with small and tight parking spaces for the units, if... More

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Address: 116 Fitzherbert Ave, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Palmerston North
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Avenue Motel 4*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Wheelchair access
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#6 Luxury Hotel in Palmerston North
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Avenue Motel Palmerston North is located on a quiet back section. All of our motels - 13 ground floor units, have been recently refurbished to a high standard. Just a ONE MINUTE stroll to the Palmerston North CBD. The Plaza shopping centre, Palmerston North Convention Centre, Arena Manawatu and Victoria Esplanade all within easy walking distance. One of the quietest motels in Palmerston North.- Relax in your own private spa pool or take the key for the complex spa pool- 32" LCD TV with Freeview HD and 3 Sky channels in all units - Free Wireless Broadband - Have dinner delivered hot to your door from one of our affiliated Restaurants - Cooked or Continental breakfast - Wake up to a complimentary NZ Herald - Car parking right outside your front door - One Minute walk to The Square & The Plaza shopping centre. Off to Massey University? A bus runs regularly from outside the Motel entrance. ... more   less 
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