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Whakatane
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

The decor is a bit dated at this motel but the room was immaculately clean and the owner/manager was super friendly and helpful. I've read other reviews that complained about traffic and train noise but I can honestly say it wasn't an issue at all. The Unit was clean and tidy and well set out and the beds were comfortable:... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

I stayed at the Otaki Motel and I want people to know that its not only a great place with A GREAT SHOWER!! but also run by kind people with great hearts and I will stay there every time I am anywhere near and you should too!!! They helped me out and were very kind to me and I look... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Has all amenities, food, warmth, good ole NZ fish and chips: The motel manager, polite made sure you had all amenities. Private with trampoline for children, nice green grass to play on. Price for room affordable and the shower pressure was bliss. Very good bargain, and totally enjoyable stay. Definitely be going back!!

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Recently needing somewhere to stay in Otaki we crossed our fingers and booked Otaki Motel. Definitely value for money at a reasonable price, very pleasant lookout on lawns, trees and seating area. A trampoline for children. Best of all, spotlessly clean and a good shower with plenty of hot water.. Would be happy to stay there again. My only mild... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Have stayed before to shop the outlet shops in Otaki. Location is brilliant - a 2 minute walk to shops. Motel unit very dated and very basic but comfortable and clean and has all that's needed - apart from wifi - apparently doesnt work so well in end unit. What I found a little surprising was the fact that the... More 

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Hastings, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Very economical, good sized room, new bathroom and had a ranchslider to outside seating area. Conveniently located although it is sandwiched between a busy road and the railway line so be aware of this if you are used to a quiet location as the traffic doesn't stop at night!

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Pegasus north canterbury
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Finally we found an older motel complex in excellent condition. It was spotless.the kitchen was well equipped with all cooking essentials. The bed was lovely and comfy and bed linen was lovely and clean.the bathroom we couldn't fault, lovely and clean with a great shower. Tv had areally clear picture on all channels, outside nice table and chairs in a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

This motel is straight out of the 70s including the beds. You can see bare electrical wires in the fuse box and in the bathroom. It it right on the main road so you hear the traffic all night. I cannot think of anything good to say about this motel.

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Cam C, Manager at Otaki Motel, responded to this review

I'm really sorry to hear your experience with us was not satisfactory. We recently did some maintenance work which involved cutting down two of the trees next to the road. Unfortunately the result of this was that it has allowed some noise from the highway to enter into the nearest unit. We will try to come up with a solution... More 

Auckland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

This motel is a convenient stopping off place for travellers wanting to avoid the rush of Wellington. It is located on the main road but we did not find noise to be a problem. Rooms have a pleasant outlook on to a garden/lawn area with outside tables - ideal for summer. The beds were comfortable and linen and bed covers... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small family run business who provide great value accommodation in Otaki. We are situated just a one hour drive from central Wellington and the Interisland ferry terminal. Our goal is to provide great value accommodation to local and international tourists at the same time as creating employment in Otaki.Otaki is a great place to grab a coffee on the way through to Wellington, or to do some discount shopping at one of the many retail stores. We love housing people visiting the region for weddings and family events. Many of our guests are Kiwis from different parts of New Zealand, but we love to meet international people as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Otaki Motel

Address: 260 Main Highway, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Kapiti Coast > Otaki
Price Range: $70 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Otaki Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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