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La Rochelle Motel

4.0 of 5 1 Rue Grehan | cnr Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were very impressed by the comfort offered at La Rochelle. The room was clean and very well provided, the kitchen even more so. We were not bothered by noise and the balcony at the back was really charming. A step up from our usual 'bargain' priced motels.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Over all standard was very good but we stayed in the very front down stairs unit and were keep awake by all the noise from the pub down the road and young drunk people walking past. The unit did have double glazing for sound but it was a very hot night and had to leave windows open. as no air... More 

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Gold Coast
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights in a king studio room. The motel is at the entrance to Akaroa so is a little walk to the town centre but it is an enjoyable stroll. We found the motel clean and the service fine. It is however a shame that the decor and facilities are very cheap looking . For the money we... More 

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I started off our NZ trip at this great motel. It was very comfortable, the room was amazing, and we had our own little balcony with a garden and a stream running through. The front desk has DVDs you can borrow for free, and the family who runs it is extremely helpful and accommodating. Definitely highly recommended!

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Gladstone, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well located at the north end of Akaroa, this comfortable motel was our home for two nights. The room was clean and well appointed with all the amenities a traveler needs. The attractions of Akaroa are in easy walking distance. Run by nice people.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Had stayed her before (last January) and, once again, was not disappointed. Lovely studio apartment (for 2) with everything needed for our 4 night stay. Everything (the apartment and the outside areas) clean and cared for. Hosts and staff very friendly, welcoming and helpful. Near enough to walk to shops/restaurants but not noisy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

A lovely new style motel, whole building and rooms are new fresh and very clean with everything you need, friendly staff, and near to the Park/Lawn end of town. Really nice to have a private outside area to sit (with a little stream and garden). Just needs a mosi plug and some better quality tea bags!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We enjoyed a very comfortable night at this conveniently located motel in Akaroa. The owner was very welcoming and recommended a fantastic restaurant, just a short walk away. I particularly liked the little patio with table and chairs out of the back of the room, as on many occasions you get a kitchen to prepare food, but nowhere outside to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This was the only accommodation still available in Akaroa at the time I attempted to book. We were very pleased with the clean and comfortable motel and the friendly service and would love to return some time.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very nice motel (not hotel) in close location to the Akaroa centre. Very clean and presented extremely well. Young lady on reception was very good and helpful. Nice balcony to be able to enjoy the birds chirping! Hotel close by offered superb meals. Highly recommend and would definitely stay again.

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Address: 1 Rue Grehan | cnr Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — La Rochelle Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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