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Mountain View Motel

2 Moore Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
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Ranked #7 of 7 Hotels in Ohakune
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Miedzyrzecz, Poland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We stayed in this motel for 2 nights whilst wanting to do the Tongariro pass. We arrived early evening after a long drive up from Wellington only to find the place empty with a sign on the door telling us which room was ours. Someone did appear an hour or so later to check if we were ok and settled... More 

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Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada
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274 reviews 274 reviews
44 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I stayed here after spending a few days completing the Tongariro Northern Circuit and from the moment I stepped into the lobby to inquire about room availability I was blown away by the friendly, accommodating service exhibited by the Innkeeper! Despite not having a reservation, we were able to secure an incredibly well-priced mini suite, and at the same time... More 

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Auckland
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111 reviews 111 reviews
29 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed here for two nights last week. The staff were very friendly and accommodating on check in and throughout our whole stay. While the room was a bit outdated and pretty basic, for the price it is pretty reasonable. Everything was clean and tidy, and once the heaters were on the place was nice and cosy. We had a... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

the room was small, cheap with very basic out dated furnishing. The walls may as well be paper screens as you can hear everything in the next door units. The lighting and shower also needs to be a bit stronger. Apart from this, the location and service was good.

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Auckland NZ
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93 reviews 93 reviews
35 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Arrived late and there had been a mixup in the booking dates but managers soon sorted us out with an extra room. The outstanding feature of this motel is in the title because I have never seen such a clean motel unit. Rooms were warm and facilities very good. The rooms look a little old fashioned but it adds to... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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32 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

When we arrived we were greeted by a lovely lady who was more than happy to show us around the property. When we settled in to go to sleep the couple next door (who had a super active toddler) we could hear clearly and the floor boards creaked like crazy! The child would run around to around 10pm and keep... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

We just stayed (briefly) at this motel. First impressions weren't too flash, though check in was efficient. Paid a reasonably large sum for a Queen Studio Ensuite though apparently that's to be expected in "high season". Room very modest: dull, insipid lighting, 80s/90s throwback features, no plugs for either sink. Central heating was on but one modest radiator not enough... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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158 reviews 158 reviews
118 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

This is a pretty old joint about 2-3 minutes walk from the town centre. Rooms are quite small with basic décor and facilities. I would say it is fine for 1 or 2 nights sleep but if you are staying longer or get a couple of rainy days and get stuck indoors it might wear a bit thin after a... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

We were met by a very friendly lady at reception when we checked in, I can't find fault with the service as they picked us up from the train station and dropped us off and were overall, very friendly. The motel itself though, is in dire need of some maintenance. There was no remote for the tv, no tea towel... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

This place provides more than what is expected out of a 'motel'. Definitely a good place to stay for a family if you are in Ohakune, and especially if you are a foreigner struggling to figure out how to get to Tongariro National Park from Wellington. And yes, you can really get the view of Mount Ruapehu from the motel.... More 

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Additional Information about Mountain View Motel

Address: 2 Moore Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 7 Hotels in Ohakune
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in downtown Ohakune, 5 minutes walk to cafes and restaurants. 18 self-contained units serviced daily, 1 with access facilities, some interconnecting. Drying rooms, laundry facilities, private spa and off-street parking. Enjoy the many walking tracks including the Old Coach Road and the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, canoe and mountain biking. Free pick-up from train station. Only a 2-minute walk from the bus stop. LONELY PLANET'S PICK! ... more   less 
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