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Frimley Lodge Motel

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311 Pakowhai Rd, Hastings, New Zealand
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Frimley Lodge Motel
Ranked #11 of 20 Hotels in Hastings
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for 4 nights in October. The room was small but adequate and very comfortable. Spotlessly clean. Everything is one one level so suitable for all people. Parking outside room. Crockery is provided, usual tea and coffee, but an added bonus of plunger coffee included. Very central to Hastings either walking or by car. I would have no... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Motel comfortable, very clean and well laid out. Proprietor went out of his way to provide useful information and extra assistance. Good swimming pool and access to local gym available. Good parking. Nice park for a walk across the road.

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Brisbane, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I stayed here once for a weekend. Yes it was noisy but to be fair I was warned before booking. Room was adequate and a good price. However, not worth the sleepless nights, literally felt like trucks were driving through the wall. Highly recommended paying extra for a rear unit.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We found this motel to be excellent value for money. We had a friendly welcome and found the room to be spotlessly clean and well equipped for our needs. We had booked in for one night but decided to stay for another. We would stay again.

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Stayed in one of the smallest units, but despite being compact it was very comfortable, and spotlessly clean. The host and hostess are very friendly and helpful. Free WiFi, laundry, a nice garden area with a pool and children's play area. Had a microwave and sufficient equipment for a quick meal, no washing up facility, but no problem the hosts... More

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

I'm not that one who would give a bad review for a motel, but I disliked my stay! I am really disappointed. We stayed in a studio apartment even though the place was fairly clean it did not have a nice atmosphere! On arrival we were given our room key and told which room we were in, the owner didn't... More

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New Brunswick
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197 reviews 197 reviews
92 hotel reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

A little out of the center but modern , well equipped rooms with microwave, kettle, toaster,dishes and cutlery. Family run by pleasant and helpful hosts. Close to the town, shops and restraunts this is an excellent place to use as a base for visiting the area.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

I have chosen to stay here everytime I come up to Napier / Hastings simpy because Grant (the owner) makes you feel welcome, takes the time to know your name and provide a very professional and personalised service. There are a variety of rooms. They are kept clean, tidy and sutitable for a single or family stay. Location is perfect... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

The rooms are a decent size and all have basic amenities although the couch in the living room was old and had no support. Rooms were clean and it was no problems grabbing extra milk, sugar etc if needed from reception. This motel is about 20 mins walk to Hastings City centre and has car parks outside each room. Try... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

This was a nice little motor lodge style place. Really friendly and accomodating reception team,very clean rooms,plasma tv,kitchenttes and nice bathrooms. Rooms closest to the road tend to be a bit noisy with passing traffic esp early morning but this place is great value for money if a little dated in decor. Would def stay again.

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Address: 311 Pakowhai Rd, Hastings, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Hastings
Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly )
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Ranked #11 of 20 Hotels in Hastings
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12

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