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Taihape Motel

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taihape motel is an excellent place to stay. I turned up and the host gave me some chippies, beer and a newspaper. I was in a very clean and tidy and quiet room. Initially I was planning on staying for one night but the friendly atmosphere of the motel and town was so appealing that I stayed for two nights.... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Con & Lisa are incredible hosts. They greet you with a smile and extra goodies for the room and their welcome and charm of the motel has kept us re-visiting around 4-6 times a year for close to 30 years. It's full of the charm of how New Zealand used to be. Reasonable rates, nice outlook and wonderful roses in... More 

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Thank Karen S
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I was riding my motorbike and needed motel for the night. I was warmly greeted and to my suprise I was given a couple of beers some crisps, a couple of DVDs and a newspaper. Breakfast was there for the morning. It's true the carpet could do with an update but for the price who cares. I've stayed at hotels... More 

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Ohakune, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Right in town but a very quiet location. Carpet & bedspread both looked ready for replacement but didn't detract from a very comfortable, welled hosted stay. The unit had everything we needed and surprises like a light breakfast thrown in. Instant hot water from the tap! Thanks guys. We are likely to become regular visitors.

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Thank harveysteeds
Mandurah, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Awesome welcome when we just rocked up. Greeted with a friendly smile by Con and let us look at 2 rooms before we decided on which bed was more suitable. Once we decided we were then given some great Kiwi Hospitality with 2 cold beers, some chips and the local rag all for nothing. Very comfy unit with cooking facilities... More 

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Bairnsdale, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We were delighted with finding this quiet motel, set among glorious roses, comfortable bed, cooking facilities if needed, plenty of cups, plates etc. but, most of all the helpful, warm and friendly reception we received. The unit was clean, price was excellent. Would recommend and stay there again if visiting Taihape.

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Thank pamelasheedy
Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We stayed here in December 15 and came back again with friends last weekend. Very clean unit with full kitchen and king size bed. Like the location being off the main road so not so much traffic noise. Love the free beer and chippies at check in.... At $90 you can't beat it, but we then got a discount!

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Thank Nellie20165760
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

My partner and myself stayed in Taihape Motel for a weekend in February and really enjoyed it. Very clean, quiet and tidy motel with super friendly and helpful staff. Totally recommended for a short / long visit. Only 3 hrs drive from Wellington .

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Thank Magda11111
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37 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Motel owner is friendly enough gives you Chios n beer on arrival -room cost $90 and was lacking cleanliness -used soaps in the bathroom the shower has no pressure and it is noisy for trucks coming and going -sheets were unclean and smelled and generally really uncomfortable bed -shame really as it is a let down as you like the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

A few years back we stayed in a motel on the main road and were disturbed throughout the night by heavy goods vehicles trundling past. Not so here at this motel. Situated off the main SH1 and in the town we had a good nights sleep on a comfortable bed in a spotlessly clean room no.22. A warm welcome greeted... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Taihape Motel

Address: 1 Kuku Street, Taihape 4742, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Rangitikei District > Taihape
Number of rooms: 21
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