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3.5 of 5 Motel   |   153 Bank Street, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Motel Six
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Ranked #19 of 34 Hotels in Whangarei
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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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Pondicherry, India
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120 reviews 120 reviews
53 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked the very warm welcome by the host and always ready to help us. The studio was very comfortable and clean with all the facilities. It is located very close to two super markets of the town was real practical.

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The welcolm was very friendly, The room was large, kingsize bed and very clean, lovely fluffy towels. We were at the back of the building and it was very quiet. I have no complaints. I would certainly stay here again and consider it good value.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights, first impression was it looked very cheap outside and the decor looks extremely dated. However, the rooms were very clean and spacious, the wifi was good and cheap ($6 for 24hrs), and there is also SkyTV which is a great addition for a cheap motel. The final grumble I have is that on the second... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This hotel is clean. There is room for us all to sleep.It is very 1970s, complete with bedspreads and nylon sheets. The beds are wobbly and tiny. When extra sheets were requested, to make up the sofa bed, we were regarded quizzically with a "But there are five beds for the five of you'.....the hostess disregards the fact that the... More 

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Lower Hutt City, Wellington, New Zealand
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82 reviews 82 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Clean and tidy - and that stainless steel bench top shined! Staff friendly. Room was large and spacious. A little dated - yet good value. Considering on a main road - unit was quiet. Breakfast and a newspaper right on time...

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Kaitaia, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 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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57 reviews 57 reviews
26 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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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*
Number of rooms: 14
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