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Discovery Motor Lodge

210 Chapel Street | Masterton, Masterton, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 10 Masterton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Stayed here with my family in January 2015. Well equipped and comfortable. Good position and easy to find. Pool a little cold but very clean. Very helpful staff. Would definately stay here again on my next visit to NZ.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have stayed here twice for work now and really liked it. The decors a bit tired and the Lino in one of the bathrooms was cracked but it seems well taken care off. They have a selection of charge back for dinner within walking distance. Good selection for breakfast and reasonably priced. Internet is free and pretty quick. Beds... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Discovery Motor Lodge is a great place to stay to be in town and has everything you could want for a short or longer stay. Self contained rooms and a pool are on offer. The owners are really friendly and easy going. The rest of the staff are great. We stayed in a self contained room which had a lounge... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed a night recently and would recommend the place. It is a little tired, chips and knocks and cracks in the shower etc but everything was very clean, surprisingly quiet for a busy road and good sized rooms. Minus a few 'features' such as TV in the bedroom and bedside lamps but otherwise a perfectly acceptable accommodation. Good location... More 

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Stratford, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Absolute first class accommodation and service, well located, well appointed rooms/suites, clean, comfortable, can't hear road noise from bedroom (rear unit). What more can one ask for, I will definitely stay here again. Staff are friendly too. One other thing, before I arrived the heat pump had been turned on for me beforehand so the suite was already warm.

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Hastings, New Zealand
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel twice now, and have been impressed both times. The staff are friendly. The rooms are clean, a good size, with good sized bathrooms also. Kittenette is handy with basic facilities there to use. The hotel is handy to a supermarket, local restaurants and not too far from the main shopping area. The thing I... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

Best nights sleep I have ever had in a motel. The beds were really comfortable. Nice rooms, quiet location and walking distance to shops. Kitchen was well set up and heating was excellent. Will be staying here again.

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Napier, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

An older place but clean and tidy. The room was a very good size, older furnishings but clean, tidy and well looked after. Staff all very friendly. The spa bath was nice to relax in at the end of the day. The main thing I didn't like was the lack of net curtains on the windows overlooking the car park,... More 

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Brisbane
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115 hotel reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We stopped at Masterton on our way north from Wellington. The motel is well situated at the start of Masterton and not far from the supermarket. Restaurants are a drive away down to the main street unless you want KFC. The rooms were a good size and the kitchenette quite adequate. The owners were very helpful as to restaurants and... More 

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

Lovely quiet Motel close to everything. Manager even put our bed on for us so was warm when we got back late. Nice to stay at a motel that still uses electric blankets. Clean tidy room with lovely windows that open right up. Nice grounds to sit and relax in. Would recommend to others. A+++

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