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Pancake Lodge

33 Muritai St., Tahunanui,, Nelson 7011, New Zealand (Formerly Four Seasons Motor Lodge)
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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed here for a few days break and would happily stay again. Free pancakes for breakfast! Who could want more? The young couple running the place were exceptionally friendly, helpful and welcoming and the location for us was fantastic, literally a 5 minute walk to the beach with it's cosy cafe. Happy to recommend

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Auckland, New Zealand
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35 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

The hosts are very welcoming and friendly. However, the rooms are very tided. After we had dinner out [refer separate review at The Sands Brewery] we arrived back after dark. We discovered a light bulb in the lounge blown and the lamp next to the bed flicking continuously. I rang the manager, not response. When I went to have a... More 

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Thank Mark C
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment which had space and the sleeping was comfortable. Hosts were welcoming and helpful and breakfast pancakes were delicious. Manhole in kitchen was missing a cover. Street was quiet and it was close to bottleshop and some eateries.

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Thank Peter S
Wollongong, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Very pleasant & friendly managers; lovely homemade granola for breakfast but the decor & overall appearance of this hotel was very disappointing for the price.....very old' dated and tired facilities - should be a much lower rate for the standard - but hosts were very helpful & pleasant

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Hastings, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Good they let you take a dog, but dirty. Cobwebs and fly dirt on walls. Decor looks like it hasn't been touched in decades. No milk in fridge, had to go ask for some and got it in a cup ( half a cup full) wifi stated but we couldn't get any reception at all.

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Thank sjsellwood
Paraparamu, New Zealand
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28 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

OMG...booked this lodge thru booking.com. I was a bit shocked at the dust in the reception room and the untidiness of the reception guy...but then the room...make sure you look at the room before you check in.....I checked in and out in 10 minutes!

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Thank Denise_MM
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Such a great price for a lovely quiet motel. The staff were so helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Extra milk, towels, wifi, dryer tokens... all provided for free. And can't forget the great pancakes too!

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Thank Kristy A
Blenheim, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The owners were very obliging and friendly. We were provided with an excellent complimentary breakfast, our group had both the pancakes and the granola options and we were all very happy with our choices.The room was spacious and the motel was a good location for our needs. On the flip side, the decor is dated, the couch was uncomfortable (probably... More 

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Port Motueka, Nelson, New Zealand
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I needed somewhere to stay with my chihuahua. I needed time out. My husband a frequent flyer to hospital this year, the return trip of 100kms a day was getting too much. My front door and kitchen looked out onto the hills of Nelson, the back double door onto a grassed tree landscaped courtyard. Heaven, blissfully peaceful. My bed so... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I've stayed at this motel twice. It is great value and they provide a great free breakfast. The staff are always friendly. The location is great, it's right next to Tahuna beach. There are a few shops and restaurants around too. Town is only a few mins drive.

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