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Motel Six

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   153 Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014
Pat B Kaitaia, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kaitaia, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Have just spent 2 nights at Motel Six while daughter in hospital. Hosts great and units immaculate. Why use a mirror when the stainless steel is so shiny! Will be back. Good to have a full kitchenette. Well equipt. Pat B

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I booked a studio room for an overnight stay at Motel Six in Whangarei. The motel looked nice on the web site but I didn't know that the studio rooms were tucked away round the back right by the back of the primary school classrooms. The room was tiny with no outlook at all. Room was clean but duvet was... More

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

This place was good value and would happily stay there again. Friendly people, huge rooms. Beds comfortable. Decorations a little dated but that's a comment rather than a complaint. Spotlessly clean. The room had a fully equiped little kitchenette with oven and stove top and microwave so you could cook tehre if necesary. It was very reasonably priced too. Thanks

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Perth, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We stopped in Whangarei on our way up to Russell and stayed in Motel Six we had an apartment and this motel was very clean. Our family booked rooms for a gathering the motel owners were so friendly and helpful the husband did our washing for us as they were replacing the machine they are the nicest owners and the... More

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St Catharines
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Last spring while on vacation we had the unfortunate misfortune of staying in a Motel 6, This one was located in Texas and was one of the worst places I have ever stayed. We travel for a month in the spring and book several different hotels so try and look for something reasonably priced, which considering how many hotels I... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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115 reviews 115 reviews
29 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

After reading some good reviews on tripadvisor I decided to stay here and was very happy. Not too fancy but good TV nice warm rooms and comfy beds but still a good priced motel. My room had cooking facilties , well so that was a bonus.

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Henderson, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

We retired at 10:30 to be woken by young people in the unit next door. After a while they left only to return at 3:30 AM and start to party (including sex noises). Then started talking on their cell phones loudly enough to keep us awake. They quieted after I banged on the wall but we could still hear them... More

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Otaki, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

I didn't need bells and whistles so the motel suited my needs perfectly, I was in Whangarei on business so I was out early back in late, Motel was always clean and tidy, decent sized room but oddly shaped. Close to supermarket, takeaways and restaurant.

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Napier, New Zealand
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Booked on line so there is always a "moment" on arrival to see reality. It was as imagined. Managers were very obliging. Unit OK for the dough. This is not the Ritz but everything functions. I had a rear unit so it was quiet. In house breakfast, very good. It is nice to have restaurants & supermarket close by too.... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

A reasonably basic no frills motel. Clean comfortable. Good TV service. Nothing flash so don't come here if you want a touch of extra comfort.Rooms a wee bit small. Hard to see at night when they turn the sign off

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Address: 153 Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Motel Six 3.5*
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