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Charles Court Motel

350 Main South Road | South Beach, Greymouth, New Zealand
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Ranked #13 of 21 Hotels in Greymouth
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charles Court Motel is a no frills establishment at the entrance to Greymouth (from the south). The rooms are clean with nearly everything that you'd need in a self-contained motel room, with TV, kitchenette, double bed, spa bath and Wi-fi (1st hour free). It is a wee bit (NZ term) of a drive to local shops and restaurants. The hosts... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Motel room itself was tidy enough but the biggest problem we had was the bedrooms were very stuffy as we could not open the windows because of the mosquitoes. There were no flyscreens for windows or doors and no fan provided.Disappointed in this one

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there one night, we really liked it. The room was clean, with basic equipment. What we enjoyed most was the kids playground and the location. The motel has a direct beach access, we had a nice evening watching the sunsets and the stars. Only drawback, it can be a bit noisy due to the main road.

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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Clean. Beds are comfy. Very old looking furnishings and tired looking motel. It is safe and clean with kind owners. Easy walk to the beach, but swimming is not advised in this area. It is ok if you want to use it as a base for local excursions each day, but not a place to relax for a few days.... More 

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31 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Booked through iSite, this was a case of a sight unseen property. There was a coast to coast athletic event going on in the area and few if any rooms available. This room had terrible carpet odor, the kitchenette was in need of an update and the furnishings were old and soiled. However, I can't complain about the bathroom. It... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This hotel is old and very basic but for a small town like Greymouth we weren't sure there would be much better to choose from. The rooms were fine and the towels were fluffy but it was a very average if not dated room. Fine for one night but you probably wouldn't want to stay here too many nights. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Some of the things on offer at Charles Court : a swimming pool, a private hot tub, a games room, a barbecue area, an hour of free wi-fi, an insanely great flying fox/playground, a path right onto the beach. The people who run this place were very friendly, even when we called them just before office closing time for help... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We only intended staying 1 night at Charles Court but had such a great nights sleep we extended out to 2. From our observation there are trucks going past but they all seem to go home at about 9 p.m The unit was one of the nicest we stayed in, being so spacious and tastefully decorated. The owners Rachel and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We stayed here for one night, as the kids were tired of driving. Although it was clean and the beds were comfy enough, we wished we'd gone an extra 30 mins down the road to Hokitika, which we visited the next morning. Nothing in the motel unit worked properly, from the wifi to the cooktop and jug. Being right on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

2 br s/c unit. Accommodation is on the south side of Greymouth. In our unit we had 2 x double and 3 x single beds. There are 24 units, pool, games room, spa and children’s play area. Accommodation is on the main road however noise was not a problem. Good size unit however only 1 tiny wardrobe in lounge area... More 

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