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Aotea Motor Lodge

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4.5 of 5
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390 Victoria Avenue, Wanganui 4500, New Zealand
Aotea Motor Lodge
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Ranked #4 of 26 Hotels in Wanganui
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a room at the back so no trouble with road noise. It was a huge room, beautifully furnished with a double spa bath by the bed. As we were in late we didn't get to use it. Maybe next time. It was a little bit of a walk into town for dinner, so we got a taxi back.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night. In my booking I requested a room at the back, which were recommended by TripAdvisor reviews to be much quieter. On arrival, we were given room 1, which is right at the front & the closest to the road. I talked to the lady about TripAdvisor & my request for a room at the back, but... More 

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40 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I have stayed in many of the accommodation options and this is the best for comfort and service. Modern bonfire able rooms, though the oddity of a spa bath in the suite area rather than the bathroom always gives me a laugh! The larger units offer space and quiet at the back. It's handy to a good breakfast and lunch... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This is a great property, the units are modern and extremely well appointed with a large double spa bath. The back units are far enough off the road not to be noisy. Unfortunately for me that did not help when the people staying above me decided to have a loud party until 1.45am in the morning. Whilst this is not... More 

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38 hotel reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Absolutely spotless and in easy walking distance of everything in town. The Studio room was huge and had good seating space too.Quiet area and very well insulated for a great nights sleep. Very good TV and channels for excellent entertainment. Newspaper delivered every morning and kitchen to make basic meals if required very good for breakfast with supermarket next door.... More 

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Levin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We only stayed the one night but would have loved to stayed more. We have stayed at motels and hotels with spa baths in but this one looked the cream of the crop. Plenty of room for two people to stretch out, each with their own headrests. We didn't get to use the spa bath as we had a very... More 

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Wanganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

at aotea motor lodge I had room 28 and it was the deluxe studio unit it had a kitchen with everything I needed a bathroom with a toilet basin and a good sized showers and the bed was so comfy and the tv had some good channels

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Great Location, clean to perfection, friendly staff and stunning rooms! Close to Supermarket, Restaurants, Town centre, cafes and anything you could possibly need. Tucked away from the main street, the traffic noise is barely noticeable. Would not stay anywhere else!

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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Large rooms, amazingly comfortable bed and very friendly service and the spa bath was great. The kitchenette was handy although there were great places to eat all within 10 mins walk. Nothing was too much trouble....even though we arrived on Christmas Day. Will definitely stay there again.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Second visit to this place. This time we got a executive family suite. Spacious one bedroom apartment with balcony. Large TV in living room and small one in the bedroom. Large spa bath in bathroom. My family loved and enjoyed it. Location is great. Near to almost everything. Definitely recommended. Will go back on my next visit.

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