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Gables Motor Lodge

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   84 High Street, Greymouth, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 19 hotels in Greymouth
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ascot, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We found this a great place to stay for a night en-route from Franz Josef to Kaikoura. Good sized comfortable room with a huge shower room. Very clean and well equipped. Great advice from the manager on interesting local sights.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thought the gables motor lodge was a great place to stay with great service and nothing was too much trouble for management with the laundry and booking our meals and activities would go back their in a heart beat

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Piedmont, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are large and clean. Hosts were especially accommodating with dinner suggestions, reservations, information on activities. We made minimal use of the kitchen facility, but it was well-appointed. Great stopover between Fox Glacier and Abel Tasman.

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Verwood, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only stayed here one night as a stopover before crossing to the east coast. Our one bedroom unit was clean, tidy and very comfortable. Although on the main highway traffic noise was not a problem. The motel is a fair distance from the town centre but there were a couple of places close by to eat. The owner was very... More

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calgary
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68 reviews 68 reviews
14 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was surprised through most of the smaller town in the south island that we stayed at motor inns. I think we have a bit of a negative impression of motor inns as North Americans - I have to say that that impression is complete wrong as it applies to New Zealand. All the motor inn's that we stayed at... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superbly maintained accommodation with everything we needed. Immacuately clean and well provisioned for our type of stay. Loved getting our choice of fresh milk instead of the obligatory UHT tear-tab horrors and all crockery and cutlery neatly stored and again superbly clean. Host couldnt have been more helpful.

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here while traveling from the Marlborough region to Fox Glacier. The room was clean, comfortable and had great internet. We used the communal BBQ which the owner/manager had ensured was clean and it worked perfectly. The kitchen was basic but functional. It is well placed for supermarket for supplies but the town centre is too far to walk.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

stumbled across this motel on our way down the west coast and what a find. Ian was most welcoming and offered us the one bedroom SC apartment which had a spacious loungeroom with separate king size (most comfortable) bed. The location was perfect with supermarket, restaurant and bottle shop within walking distance. I thought the roadway might be noisy but... More

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Orpington
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108 reviews 108 reviews
31 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Clean and very comfortable King size bed. Bathroom spacious, designed for wheelchair. Choice of full or lite milk provided. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Convenient and good restaurant 100 metres away. Free Wifi was fast with 2 Gb of Internet per mobile device with possibility to increase for free! Cost of 140 NZ dollars good value for money. An excellent... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Stayed for one night travelling up the jaw-droppingly scenic NZ west coast. Reception was very friendly and informative. The unit was well-appointed, not new but spotlessly clean. Close to a restaurant (Buccleugh's) where I had one of the best meals during my stay in NZ. A supermarket is also within walking distance. Did not visit the town centre, as I... More

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Also Known As:
Gables Hotel Greymouth
Address: 84 High Street, Greymouth, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Greymouth
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Greymouth
#2 Romantic Hotel in Greymouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Gables Motor Lodge 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
12 ground-floor spacious, comfortable, well-appointed studio, 1 & 2-bedroom suites, serviced daily. 6 studio suites (sleep 1-2), 3 x 1-bedroom suites (sleep up to 5), 3 x 2-bedroom suites (sleep up to 6). Fully equipped kitchens, microwave, fridge. Super-King/queen-size beds, electric blankets, heating, hairdryers, telephone. SKY TV & Freeview, DVD players in all rooms, selection of DVD movies available at reception, spa baths (some suites). Continental breakfast, guest laundry. Cot/highchair available on request. 50m to licensed restaurant. Unlimited FREE WiFi internet. All major credit cards, EFTPOS accepted. ... more   less 
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