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Siena Motor Lodge

4.5 of 5 335 Victoria Ave, Wanganui, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose Siena based on other reviews, which said it was neat, clean and friendly. I would now say that most reviews were understated. The hospitality is great, with easy service at any time - advice on where to go / eat / things to do, dvd's to borrow etc. The room was quiet during our stay, with the heat... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's the little touches that make this the place to stay. We enjoyed the complimentary snack basket when we arrived. The hosts were so friendly and helpful. The room was spotlessly clean. Towels were soft and bed very comfortable. For a simple motel they give great value for money.

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Auckland
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully clean room, comfortable room, although not terribly modern all the fixtures and fittings were in excellent order. pleasantly fitted out bathroom, again scrupulously clean and lovely soft towels to go with lashings of hot water. Very pleasant breakfast that was delivered in the dot. Really appreciated the complimentary bowl of fruit and snacks, and choice of full fat or... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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71 reviews 71 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed this weekend while visiting family. The owner was very friendly and welcoming, very genuine. The room was large enough for our short stay and has been refitted relatively recently, and was very clean. It had great information about the hotel and the city, places to eat, taxis, etc, and they have a laundry service and can do breakfast.... More

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Dunedin
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were very warmly greeted by our hosts which was much appreciated. Our studio was compact but pleasant. The bathroom looked as if it had been upgraded and the spa bath was much appreciated. Altogether a very good experience. Thank you both.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Been and stayed at several other hotels & motels in Wanganui over the past few months on business and the Siena if far by the best place to stay, clean, comfortable and run by a great team. Only advice is book early as they often are fully booked during the week.

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SienaWanganui, Owner at Siena Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - it is pleasing to see that you view our motel most favourably in comparison to other Wanganui accommodation. Your comment re early booking is most pertinent, especially for Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, as we have a loyal group of regular returning guests that stay on those nights. We look forward to having you stay... More

Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Had to stay in Wanganui for 3 nights for a conference and the recommended chain motels weren't exciting me one bit. A check o Trip advisor tossed up this little gem so I booked. A family run motel, these people went the extra mile. I was late in arriving, so I phoned ahead. They had my curtains drawn and the... More

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SienaWanganui, Owner at Siena Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your three night stay with us. A sincere thank you for submitting such a comprehensive review of our motel. We do preheat our rooms on cold nights - a warm room seems more welcoming for our guests, and our new air conditioning units that we have throughout the property, do work a... More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

What can I say about this superb Motel???? Everything from check in to check out was brilliant. These rooms are spotlessly clean. There is a basket of complimentry goodies to enjoy during your stay. I highly recommend this motor lodge for your business or holiday trip to Wanganui.

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Hastings
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Having done some research on trip adviser and read the reviews I can honestly say I cannot find any faults whatsoever with the Siena Motor Lodge. The room was incredibly clean, there was heaps of room, great shower pressure and the small bowl of nibbles and fruit a lovely touch. The manager gave us two great recommendations for dinner which... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We have stayed at this Motor Lodge on many occasions and have always found it excellent. Rooms great and hosts friendly and helpful. Loved the breakfasts, would go again just to have this wonderful breakfast. Always recommend this motel to friends.

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Address: 335 Victoria Ave, Wanganui, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Wanganui
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Siena Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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