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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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Invercargill, New Zealand
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel is no frills but it provides clean and comfortable accommodation. Quality of sleep is so important when you are travelling and the bed in our unit was great. We will definitely book here again.

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Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here twice in the past and would highly recommend it to anyone looking for a motel in Wanaka (and will be back again!!). Easy 5 minute walk to town. Rob & Eve are such friendly hosts and go out of their way to help. The fridge in our unit decided to pack a sad, and being over... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice motel, and you'll like the helpful owner, Rob, definitely. Rob is also a member of the Wanaka Volunteer Fire Brigade. The room is spacious and clean with free WiFi. The only downside is that we arrived in a very warm day, and there were only heater in the room. I would stay here again, and recommended... More 

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Findhorn, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a simple place, getting a bit old around the edges but very clean, spacious and comfortable. Handy location within walking distance of town. Very friendly welcome, lots of helpful advice. Would definitely stay again.

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Frederick, Maryland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is your average motel. The facilities were good and clean, but nothing spectacular. The furnishings in the room was outdated, and tacky. The room was spacious, and so was the bathroom. A table or pedestal fan in the room would have been nice for warm nights.

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hadn't booked accommodation before arriving in Wanaka. Rob Booked us into an apartment for the price of a room, great service and made us feel very welcome.The Apartment is well laid out and is close to town.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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154 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reception lady was nice n friendly, room was nice and clean. Nice to see a hotel that doesn't have a room 13, we were in room 12a . Hotel was on main road so we got a little street noise. Nice big tv , spacious lounge, though kitchen is a little cramped. Would stay again

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FairwayManager, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback about your stay we really appreciate it. As the motel is situated beside the road we do get some road noise throughout the day at busy times, but it quietens down at night and as we are situated on the edge of town we don't hear any of the... More 

Ireland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
42 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This is a good, well equipped and clean motel. Our room had a little kitchen area which was separated from the sleeping area by an internal door. I liked the fact that, being on the edge of town, we were not disturbed by the boisterousness of the town centre at night. The motel is owned by a charming friendly young... More 

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FairwayManager, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about your stay here at the Fairway. We agree that being on the edge of town is good for getting away from the hustle and bustle at night! Kind regards, Rob More 

Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

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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FairwayManager, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Hi Shirley, Was lovely to meet you while you were here in Wanaka. Hopefully your house is back to running order now! Happy to hear that your stay here was what you needed it to be. All the best Eve and Rob, and Frank :) More 

Cleckheaton
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136 reviews 136 reviews
45 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

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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EveThorp, Owner at Fairway Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we are very happy to hear that the facilities were of good use to you. Doing the laundry is a chore you can't get away from on holiday! Hopefully you get to come back and visit Wanaka in the future. Kind regards, Eve 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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