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Aorangi Motel

26 Denmark Street, Fairlie 7925, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Spent two nights here and we're warmly welcomed. The unit had a separate bedroom and a large lounge/ dining area. This also contained a single bed for an extra person. The kitchen was well equipped and around the corner from the lounge which gave it a separate feel. Wifi was free and unlimited for a change. A very comfortable stay.

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Katikati, New Zealand
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

There are really only two choices to stay in Fairlie, and this one is the quieter of the two. It is an old motel complex but the owner keeps it very clean and it does contain everything you might need. The staff and owner are very friendly and in general there were no complaints. My only wish was that our... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Travelled all through NZ and even though this was the only 'motel' we stayed in, it was one of my best memories. Ellen (? Think that was her name ) is the kindest and most amazing motel operater. I arrived late with my elderly mother and she was so quick to get us in our room with washing powder and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We were lucky enough to get a last minute booking after a cancellation. We were absolutely thrilled with our stay. The very friendly hosts apologised for the dated room but we had no issue with it. Only the kitchen & bathroom were a bit older but the were very well maintained and super clean so the age didn't matter, the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We stopped here while on a road trip to Christchurch. It was quiet, clean and comfortable. It had all the facilities we needed for a great nights rest! We would definitely stop here again and recommend this place to our friends and family..

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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The best part about this place was that the owners went out of their way to help us out. We absolutely loved our stay and will definitely go back if we visit Fairlie again. Pros: Extremely helpful staff. They truly went out of their way to help us out. Laundry available on site. When we didn't have enough coins they... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The host was excellent and very friendly. The room were clean and tidy. It was cold on the night of our stay and we were out returning late to our room. When we called the motel, they turned the heater and blanket on for us. What a great service! The only thing I found which could be improved is showers... More 

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Wellington, NZ
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Simple, spacious and spotless motel in Fairlie. New owner in Aug 2014. Recommended if you're skiing at Dobson or Roundhill. Have dinner at the Red Stag restaurant - fantastic food in a stylish colonial home.

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Franz Josef, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Arrived and felt very welcome. Reception and book in easy. Good value wifi. Were shown to the room personally and given good advice about where to eat that evening. Only slight downside was that we thought we were booking for Lake Tekapo via last minute.come township and Farlie is about 50 klm away. Probably wouldn't have chosen it but glad... More 

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53 hotel reviews
301 helpful votes 301 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We have stopped here for one night and had two separate units. One was a two bedroom unit and the other one bedroom one. The unit was well equipped with everything we needed, free tea/coffee/Milo/milk. Wifi was good and we were given unlimited free vouchers which always lasted for 2 hours. The owners were very friendly and we really enjoyed... More 

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Address: 26 Denmark Street, Fairlie 7925, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Fairlie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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