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Colonial House Motel

3.5 of 5 178 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 single nights on our trip and this was a relaxing safe haven in wild storms. It was on the top end of our budget (but under $200 for 4), but worth it. I hastily read reviews while we were driving into town and decided on this place. We were welcomed with a glass of wine and kept... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful stay and a wonderful place to unwind. The pool is small but perfect (salted so less chemicals :-)) A hot tub to soak away the days aches and a beautiful setting. The room was laid out well, clean and with all facilities. The bed was fantastic and the linen sharp. However the most impressive aspect of this... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival we were greated by the owners with a glass of wine and shortbread and instantly felt at home. The couple that own the Colonial are very charming and obviously take great pride in their accomodation. We had a spa bath room which was large, comfortable and very tastefully decorated, The fixtures, fittings and furniture had obviously recieved a... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Colonial House. Andrea and Alan were wonderful hosts...nothing was too much for them...from the friendliness of our first email to when we departed. We would definitely return. The unit was perfect for us. I must mention the amazing bathroom. I've never experienced such a modern, light, spacious bathroom in any motel before. . If you... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We discovered we had stayed there before and can only imagine for similar reasons of economy, convenience and location. In a nice location near the town. With the new deviation the road is much quieter. A very comfortable unit. We were warmly received, given a glass of wine and cookies, and continued to receive good attention. The units are cabins... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We picked Colonial House to stay by chance and had a great cottage which was great, had everything we needed. We were offered wine and cookies when we arrived by Andrea who, rightly takes great pride in Colonial House. Very peaceful and a great place to relax

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Kerikeri was our first stop on a 3-week driving holiday round N.Z. After a long flight from Perth and a long drive from Auckland, to arrive at this lovely Motel was such a pleasure. We were made to feel so welcome, with cookies, and later a glass of wine to enjoy. Our cottage was so cosy & comfortable, and quiet.... More 

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Mangonui, New Zealand
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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights in a 2 bedroom cottage situated near the pool area. It had its own outdoor area and was very quiet and private. The unit itself was lovely, new carpet and very comfortable beds. Andrea and Alan greet you warmly and friendly, complete with a glass of wine and some cookies. Whilst it is not walking... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
29 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

on arrival we were given wine and cookies, a great start. Advice on local places to eat and places to visit were shared freely. Very friendly and welcoming. The room was spotless, very nicely furnished and contained everything we needed. The location is so peaceful we overslept! The only slight gripe is the internet. It is free but it is... More 

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Russell, New Zealand
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8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I stayed two nights with my husband & children. Hostess very friendly and I even got a glass of wine & home baking! Freshly renovated bathrooms and nice decor. Clean & tidy. Reasonably priced. It's in a quiet spot with a short stroll to great restaurants and the historic Stone Store by the river. We will definitely stay again!

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Address: 178 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Kerikeri
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Colonial House Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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#2 Family Hotel in Kerikeri
#2 Spa Hotel in Kerikeri
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kerikeri
#4 Business Hotel in Kerikeri

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