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Gateway Motor Inn

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290 High Street | Solway, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Napier, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent linens and a comfortable bed with a huge walk in shower. Very friendly management team who opened the restaurant especially for us and even watched the cricket with us in between all the work stuff that had to be done. Meal rattled up quickly-don't miss the chips-mighty tasty. Heaps of parking and quiet room set well back from the... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I, plus children (8 and 4) spent one night at the Gateway, and it was just lovely. Sanjay and his wife were very welcoming and friendly - something you don't often encounter! The room itself was very luxurious and spacious. Bathroom beautiful and the shower had great pressure. The kitchen space was generous and the dish draw... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night and thoroughly enjoyed the place. Well maintained and awesome ambience. The manager Santosh and his wife were exceptionally friendly that made our stay memorable. Would highly recommend this place.

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Auckland NZ
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133 reviews 133 reviews
84 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spouse and self stayed here over 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed this favourably unusual 10 apartment Hotel (not motel). The photo of the street frontage fails to do the place justice as once inside all is quality and comfort. I cannot recall staying at any other place where I have scurried around to find coasters to avoid marking excellent furniture... More 

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Ohakune
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed for one night. The renovations and the decor are superb. The manager and staff were exceptionally friendly. Would stay again in a heartbeat. Race horse themed bar and rooms.would recommend to anyone.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Manager Sanjay and staff was excellent.Reception was attractive & excellent customer service. room was Clean & Tidy....out side Garden also very beautiful...restaurant Lamb rack was yummy... Recommend for everyone......I will come back again... Thank you for Gateway staff...

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Our first impression on entering the Hotel we found the lack of lighting did not feel very welcoming. We found our room to very pleasant, although a luggage rack in the room would have been helpful, too having to put luggage on of the floor. The overall service was very good and cooked breakfast yummy.

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Fantastic place. Spacious rooms well designed interiors with modern outfit. Excellent service, Highly recommend this place. Really enjoyed the hospitality provided by Manager Sanjay and his Wife. We had a 4 month old baby and felt very comfortable.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We stayed at this lovely Boutique Motel. The room was spacious, clean and modern. The walk in shower was amazing!! The Manager was very polite, and helpful. However, the Motel was quite dark on the inside. For a Hotel that has History and such an interesting decor, it didn't have that "welcoming feel". There was a bit of history on... More 

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Porirua, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

A group of us came over for the "Wings over Wairarapa" and were lucky enough to stay at this Motel. I can't speak highly enough about the fantastic service provided by the lovely couple managing the complex. They went more than the "extra mile" to look after us and ensure that our stay was memorable. We kept Sanjay working in... More 

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