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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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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The team here seem to really care about doing a great job. Everything is immaculately clean, and the fit out was to a much higher standard than the norm. Was a pleasant surprise in rural NZ! Recommended.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice motel. very well fitted out - like a 4 star city hotel. great bathroom and living area. there was a nice looking bar and restaurant that we didn't use. Also had a nice deck outside. would definitely stay again. The only downside is that it was right on the city limit - though that could be seen as... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a real pleasure staying here. Beautiful rooms like a city hotel with the bonus of cooking facilities. Quiet and close to town. Definitely will return. Staff were very helpful. I would recommend this to families, solo or business travellers as a great option.

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

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
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

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 February 28, 2015

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

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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