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Aspiring Lodge Motel

16 Dungarvon St, Wanaka, New Zealand
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were not happy with the customer service we received from Aspiring Lodge Motel. We were meant to fly in on a Friday but ended up in middlemore hospital. My daughter phoned Aspiring and left a message on their answer phone to say that we wouldn't be there on the Friday but would arrive in the morning. When we arrived... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We only had one night in Wanaka, it's a lovely place wish we could have had longer. The accommodation is very clean, bed was large and very comfortable, made with 100% cotton sheets. Staff very pleasant. Location excellent, close to the water front. The accommodation is slightly dated compared to other motels we've stayed in, no air conditioning, a fan... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, walking distance to everything. The staff were very helpful. A glimpse of the lake from the balcony. Very noisy neighbours but that's the luck of the draw. Not a bad price for the size of the room.

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel is situation in a good location and was quiet. It is clean and has a high standard of equipment i.e. fridge, microwave and a hob. Decoration is modern, bright and clean. The property is very well maintained and a stay is likely to please. Also, excellent value.

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Linwood, Christchurch
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location in Wanaka was perfect. Room was great, beds were great. Reception was helpful. Management needs to look at upgrading the decor to more 2016. Try the carpet replacement first. However, for price value, Great.

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Ferntree Gully, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was average, the décor is very old but it was comfy none the less. My issue was the clump of hair in the plug hole of the bath...ewwwww. Also the staff could have been a bit more friendly. We had to rent a dvd player from Video Ezy which was $10! Other than that good location, a block... More 

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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was very dark. Being wooden chalet type it creaked and banged all night. We could hear every word from next door and also got their cooking smells. Our room backed onto the towns biggest supermarkets car park, so was very noisy. It was next to a bar/ restaurant which was also noisy. Would not recommend this.

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Adelaide
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very ordinary motel. It begins with the parking spaces which are so narrow a car cannot fit in them. This exacerbates the problem of their not being enough parking spaces. The couch in our room was at least a few years passed its replacement date. TV channels are very limited. The bathroom window opens onto a shared balcony, so... More 

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New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good, basic accommodation. Clean and comfortable. Fantastic location. Right in the middle of town and views of the lake from top floor. Cooking facilities were basic but fine for our needs. We stayed five nights and were happy with our stay.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hosts. No "nickel-&-diming" at this place....allowed me to use washer for free, as long as I hung out laundry. Gave husband free access to use their personal kayak on the Lake. Hosts happy to provide lots of info about places to go and things to do in the area. Awesome comfortable bed, nice hot water showers. Kitchen a little... More 

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