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Golden Gate Lodge Cromwell

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Barry Avenue | Central Otago, Cromwell 9342, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hassel, Luxembourg
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

there is not much choice in hotels in this area so we stayed at the Golden Gate lodge. What can I say! No elevators so you better travel light if you have to carry your own luggage upstairs. The food is ok but a bit expensive. I cannot have dairy products so the girl at the bar wanted to charge... More 

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Cromwell, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our wedding reception at the Golden Gate lodge in November and it was the most amazing day. I had this vision about how I wanted the conference centre to look and my husband and I as well as all of our guests were blown away how amazing it looked. The staff were exceptional and made it so easy.... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

An ideal location for the amenities of Cromwell and the surrounding districts. Room on the ground floor was spacious and comfortable with adequate heating during the frosty night. Great to have the electric blanket to take the chill out of the bedding. Has the usual tea and coffee facilities and a very clean bathroom. Plenty of space in the free... More 

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Ashburton, New Zealand
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was an average place to stay, it was lovely and clean but quite dated, we had people that liked to bang their doors all hours, which seemed really loud, the restaurant had friendly staff and lovely food.

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South Island
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This complex is very handy to all shops and close to the lake front. We were there for a recent conference, which the hotel was well setup for. The food was basic but well cooked and staff very helpful and friendly. The rooms were getting very tired. The bathrooms were by far the worst aspect of the spacious room. Terrible... More 

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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This lodge is beautifully appointed in the lovely Central Otago town of Cromwell in New Zealand only 50kms from Queestown or Wanaka. The room we stayed in was spacious, well appointed and quiet. We ate in the adjoining restaurant where the food was excellent, service was friendly and the menu was varied with many options to choose from. Breakfast had... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

After experiencing the worst service ever at another venue we found the cafe Pisa at the golden gate. Waitresses are pleasant and know how to greet people even when they are busy. Food is well priced and cooked. Fresh and tasty. Very impressed with the kid friendly area. This is by no means fine dining but it doesn't pretend to... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I stayed three winter nights at the lodge. The beds were extremely comfortable and the shower was good and strong. There were plenty of power points for charging electronics and a kettle and tea/coffee/milk is provided. One eccentricity was that the hand basin is in the room rather than the bathroom, very odd. Day one we had a room service... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I stayed at the golden gate lodge in the middle of June. Went up for a wedding and we got back to our room about midnight. Had a really sore back so ran a bath. The water was cold, so cold we couldn't use it. Very disappointed. Had a shower in the morning and the water still wasn't hot. When... More 

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GlenChristiansen, General Manager at Golden Gate Lodge Cromwell, responded to this review

Tracey, Thank you for taking the time discuss your experience at the hotel. I look forward to having the opportunity to prove that we are the right place to spend your money. Regards Glen Christiansen General Manager More 

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169 reviews 169 reviews
56 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Quite a large motel by the side of Cromwell's somewhat unattractive town centre mall. Room was clean and quite sizeable with a normal-sized double bed. The decor was quite 80s and really needs a good overhaul. We were on a B&B package but most people seem to be on a pay-as-you-go basis, so pretty much everything had to be asked... More 

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Address: Barry Avenue | Central Otago, Cromwell 9342, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Cromwell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Golden Gate Lodge Cromwell 3.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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