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Nautilus Lodge Motel

4.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   67 High Street, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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Ranked #12 of 26 Motueka B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Picton, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Cold when arrived on winters day. Priced high for a very standard motel, which is single glazed, so traffic noise and cold. No under tile heating in bathroom, one heated light bulb in there did not work also light bulbs blown in main room. All trying to sound Eco friendly, but think budget was more the case. Better deals in... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed for just one night as part of business trip and found this to be a perfect place to stay. Well appointed rooms, clean and well laid out. Parked right in front of the door. Hosts were very helpful and very accommodating. I was told prior to arriving at Motueka that this town is more a transit town than a... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

What a great place. A tremendous place to start the new year. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, the owners were very helpful and friendly. From booking our trips we did to offering advice on a where we should visit around the area, they couldn't have been more helpful. Things couldn't have been better. The accommodation... More

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Visited Motueka for business and stayed at the Nautilus Lodge - nice tidy hotel with good sized room which are well laid out - although rooms good do with a little more light especially if you need to catch up on a little bit of work in the evening. Car parking is also a little tight - especially in other... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Stayed here last week... quick one night stop over so was grateful when the high cost of the room was reduced by $30 as I was traveling alone. Clean and well appointed room ... but the entire experience was marred by the fact the owners insisted on removing the plug from the spa bath so I didn't use it... the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Not only immaculate accommodation with extras like a choice of trim or whole milk, but excellent, friendly service freely given. I appreciated the willingness to print some documents for me at the office; many thanks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

I am still staying here, but already want to compliment the owners. They keep on surprising me in a positive way. So hospitable, friendly and great advice in what to do. Laundry service almost closed? No problem. When you get back you will find it in your room. Wow. Thanks.

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Australia
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14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Stayed here four nights in Feb. Excellent location, very close to the shops but very quiet at the same time. We had a room downstairs, good size room with a sit out, modern bath room, well maintained and clean. Kitchenette was very small with couple of basic utensils. We felt it was slightly pricy for the value.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Great motel, clean, modern but homely decor, all the mod cons you could ask for. Perfect location, 5 min walk to the centre of Motueka, but far enough out that it's quiet. Would definitely use again. Had a superior suite which was perfect for a couple, lovely to have a separate bedroom.

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12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We wanted to be close to Abel Tasman for the Wilson boat/trek experience, and Motueka was just right with the Nautilus the best option - convenient, reasonable in price, and featuring a kitchen in the room where we could batch for ourselves. Don't neglect seeing the old wharf in town and do travel on Motueka Valley Road to connect to... More

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Address: 67 High Street, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Motueka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Nautilus Lodge Motel 4.5*
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Modern,spacious fully air conditioned complex located adjacent to Motueka's cafe's, restaurants and shopping. Beautifully appointed Studio, Superior and 1 Bedroom Spa Bath Units, all with private sunny balconies or courtyards. 150 Megabytes of free wifi each day of your stay. SKY Guest Select - 50+ Channels of Sport Entertainment and News. LED TV's and DVD players in all Units with complimentary DVD's in reception. ... more   less 
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