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Siena Motor Lodge

4.5 of 5 335 Victoria Ave, Wanganui, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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86 reviews 86 reviews
32 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

We had one night here on a trip round North Island and were pleased we had chosen it. The place was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The welcome was very friendly and the breakfast delivered bang on time.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location, well appointed units that are impeccably clean & maintained. Managers extremely helpful & excellent to deal with. Units equipped with air condition / heat pump units, bed was very comfortable.

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second last night in NZ 16 Jan, we wanted a nice place and lucked in! What a great hotel, great service, lovely hosts. Newly renovated room, really comfortable and despite being on a main road it was relatively quiet. The restaurants and main part of time are about 10-15mins walking distance and the town is very picturesque. The breakfast was... More 

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Hong Kong Region, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying 4 nights at Siena Motor Lodge while we tried to prepare our kids for starting school at the Wanganui Collegiate School. Siena Motor Lodge is only a 5 minutes' walk to the school. We have lived in 5 star hotels around the world, but we were so impressed with how clean the motel is and the excellent... More 

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Masterton, New Zealand
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed in most of Wanganui's motels and this motel is deservedly number 1 so rather than bore you lets just say it ticks ALL the boxes. Sorry but the TripAdviser IT thingy has just told me that this review has to be at least 200 characters so hopefully I have just achieved that milestone 😃

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19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Room compact, very clean, and impeccably maintained, with sconce luminaires and recessed lighting. Well-appointed with fine tilework in kitchenette and bath. Quiet at all times, especially so in evenings through early AM. Included wireless internet, 10Mbps d/l, 0.5Mbps u/l. Plentiful tea, coffee, and cocoa assortment in kitchenette. Updated 3/4 bath with all features. Queen bed plus fold-out sofa bed. Flatscreen... More 

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Seaham, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
53 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

SML has comfortable units and is about a 15 minute walk into the centre of town. Welcome was warm and genuine and we got some good advice about what do. The free wifi was a bonus as was the free morning paper. We only stayed a couple of nights but would certainly consider a revisit in the future.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We were not sure about whether a motor lodge could be so highly regarded, but this place was great. Stayed here one night over labour weekend in 2014. Staff very friendly, breakfast was lovely, the room was spotless with a nice bathroom, and comfortable bed. Walking distance to central town and well placed for heading north by car up the... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

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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68 reviews 68 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 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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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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