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Equestrian Lodge Motel

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   2 Avalon Court, Motueka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Equestrian Lodge Motel was one of our favorite hotels during our trip around New Zealand. Based on pictures on TripAdvisor, we didn't expect much from this motel. However, the grounds were perfectly manicured and the owners went out of their way to make us feel welcome. Based on our experience, we even decided to stay another night. We would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel is a hidden gem amongst the garden and bird song. Outstanding hosts and exceptionally clean and well presented. I would recommend this stay to anyone who enjoys the best of hosting, peace and quiet, easy walk to shopping and the supermarket with good parking. My friend and I were thrilled we found this as previously had stayed on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners of the Equestrian are the most hospitable people I have come across if there is anything you need they were more than happy to help! The beds are lovely and comfy and the kitchen is well stocked with everything you need to make your meals in the comfort of your own room. The bathroom is stocked with some... More

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Anakiwa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We made a last minute booking and Lisa went out of her way to make us welcome and to make sure the unit was suitable for my disability.The unit was lovely,spotless and warm.The grounds are immaculate and the swimming pool etc would be great in the summer.Thank-you Lisa and Alan,we will be back!-Christine and Richard from Anakiwa

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

What a lovely spot and the owners couldn't have been more helpful or kind. Our Studio unit was huge, pleasant and a very comfy bed. My only issue would be that the native birds woke me early with their dawn chorus - but what a way to be woken :-)

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We just have spent two nights at the Equestrian Lodge Motel and we would like to come back in the summer time. Excellent location, perfectly quiet. Our son enjoyed playing outside in the garden and jumping on trampoline. Very friendly and welcoming owners Alan and Lisa. We love travelling and this place is one of the tidiest and friendliest place... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We stay here whenever we are in Motueka and we would not stay anywhere else. A great location close to town and the facilities both inside the units and outside are tops. A great outdoor setting which would do well in any garden competition. Great hosts and we would recommend the Equestrian to anyone travelling to Motueka.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Spent the night here while exploring the area. Excellent location and perfectly quiet. Had a great night's sleep on some super-comfortable beds. Temp reliever was awesome as were owners upon their return. We spent an extra $5 dollars (normally $8) to use the spa for 25 minutes - was fantastic way to wind down the evening - last session (which... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Have just spent four nights at the Equestrian Lodge Motel and we were very impressed with the whole facility. Having tried other accommodation in this area over the past five years this would have to be the cleanest, tidiest, friendliest place we have stayed. First class unit with everything you could need and serviced daily. Found heating to be rather... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My wife and I stayed two nights and couldn't fault it. Close to town, nearby brewery and wineries and also Abel Tasman N.P. The unit was quiet, clean and spacious with good heating and a sunny aspect keeping it warm. The hosts were a young English couple and they went out of their way to ensure our visit was thoroughly... More

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Address: 2 Avalon Court, Motueka, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Motueka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Equestrian Lodge Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Equestrian Lodge Motel Motueka, New Zealand - Nelson-Tasman

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