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Fairway Motel

3.5 of 5 2 MacPherson Street | Central Otago District, Wanaka, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just spent 3 weeks at Fairway Motel while our earthquake damaged property was being repaired in Christchurch. We had a small studio apartment which was very adequate for us. Having no oven, just hotplates and microwave, food was easy! Quick walk into the shops, supermarket, down to the lake front. Amazing scenery, snowcapped mountains reflected in the lake.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed one night here on a round the Island trip. This must be one of the best equipped motels on the Island. As well as a fully equipped room which was spotless and very comfortable there was a pool, car washing facilities, and a barbeque area. The laundry was also very handy my wife making good use of it. The... More

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Te Anau, null, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had the deluxe room over the pool, very clean and well maintained. spa bath in our room which was great! full kitchen was awesome and a very spacious room. Overall very happy with our 3 night stay. Rob and Eve were great hosts and we look forward to returning in the future.

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Te Anau, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had the deluxe room over the pool, very clean and well maintained. spa bath in our room which was great! full kitchen was awesome and a very spacious room. Overall very happy with our 3 night stay. Rob and Eve were great hosts and we look forward to returning in the future.

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well equipped rooms with small kitchen and clean, modern bathroom. Comfortable big bed. Rob (the manager) was really friendly and did all he could to help us make the most of a rainy day in Wanaka. He called around different places to check availability and prices for us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Stayes here for 1 night on our honeymoon as a stopover heasing up the west coast. Good location being a little out of the middle of town but still a 3minute drive to everything we needed like shops and restaurants. Comfortable room, heater wasn't too effective but electric blankets made for a very cosy night. A nice simple place to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Having stayed here before in Sep 2011, we just made a bee line to Fairway Motel when arrived at Wanaka. This time we brought some friends (another 2couples) and they also love the rooms. The motel was taken over by Rob Thorp and his wife Eve. He is a super nice guy, very friendly and jovial. He even took his... More

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FairwayManager, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Great to hear you enjoyed your time here with us! Awesome to meet people that genuinely love travel and immerse themselves in it. Hopefully we can come visit you when Frank is older! Travel safe and enjoy Rob More

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We arrived in Wanaka without any accomodation arranged. We went to the local isite and they called the Fairway for us Rob didn't have any twin rooms available but offered a two bedroom apartment for the same price - terrific customer service - thanks Rob!!!. The rooms were spotless and very quiet. Would recommend this motel to anyone. The friendly... More

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EveThorp, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Its great to hear from happy customers, so pleased we could accommodate you here at the Fairway! We really strive to make it feel welcoming and glad you felt at home here. Hope the rest of your travels around New Zealand were really enjoyable. Kind regards, Rob More

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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We had a one night stay in August in Wanaka. We hadn't prebooked anything and stumbled upon the Fairway Motel - really pleased we did. It was everything we needed - clean, handy location to town, excellent value (especially for Wanaka) and really friendly staff on the Front Desk. The internet was also decent and reliable. Will definitely staff here... More

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FairwayManager, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay here at The Fairway. It makes our day when guests have enjoyed their stay and leave Wanaka with a positive feeling. Hopefully you get to come back and visit one day soon. Kind regards, Eve More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Found this place here on trip advisor a week before I traveled to Wanaka, and it sounded like a good place. Booked online and got there a week later. Since I got there things were just great. Good location, close to everything and very pretty part of the world. The unit was very clean, very convenient, it has all the... More

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FairwayManager, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Hi Nir, So wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and your expectations were met. It was a pleasure hosting you here at The Fairway and we hope that you can come back to Wanaka sometime soon! Thank you for your feedback about being near the laundry room and ski drying room, we have a policy to lock... More

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Address: 2 MacPherson Street | Central Otago District, Wanaka, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Fairway Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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