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Nelson, NZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We spent two nights in the motel on a short break from Nelson on the recommendation of friends. We booked a studio room and it was larger than any other similar room we have stayed in. We even had a private patio which we used for our afternoon tea break. The shower was great, the bed comfortable, the room spotlessly... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Ok, so it isn't quite the end of the road. We spent ten nights on New Zealand's west coast from Te Anau to Karamea in self catering accommodation. We only booked this accommodation the day before arriving and had to choose a two bedroom unit, which exceeded our needs. We spent two nights while exploring the area. The unit was... More 

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Stewkley
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Booked into this motel for 4 nights as a last minute thing after the accommodation we had originally booked (Karamea Holiday Cottage) turned out to be damp and not particularly clean. This place in contrast was immaculate, extremely spacious (we stayed in a one bedroom unit), and very secluded. Units are semi detached but planned so each is screened from... More 

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KayBev, Owner at Karamea River Motels, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments, it was a pleasure to have you stay here. More 

Sydney, Australia
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

On the far north-west coast of the South Island of New Zealand is the rather isolated small town of Karamea, in beautiful country, and gateway to the Oparara Basin, an area of incredible natural beauty only about 25 km to the North of town. The motels are only 500 metres from the centre of town, with its few shops, but... More 

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KayBev, Owner at Karamea River Motels, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind response and it is always good to know when guests enjoy their visit to Karamea. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

Stayed three nights and absolutely loved the nature and peacefulness of Karamea. We had a one bedroom unit which was spotless and well-equipped. We actually only kept our luggage in the bedroom 'cos the lounge had a double bed, nicer views, the TV, and we just had just lots of space. This motel is just outside (before entering) Karamea village,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

We stayed in a spacious one bed suite. Tiny fridge, microwave oven and kettle. Lovely sunny patio. Fields next door but no view of the river. Short walk to Karamea resort for dinner. Long walk to the historic Karemea Hotel, which is the other restaurant in town. Karamea is a fabulous place to get away from it all with many... More 

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Timaru, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Spotlessly clean, spacious unit. Excellent service. Thoroughly recommend. Handy to township of Karamea. Slightly over an hours drive north of Westport. Friendly, helpful host. Many outdoor activities in this locality.

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Whitianga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Lovely place, nice Motel owner who talked to us about our best options for activities in the area, which are immeasurable. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Without any hesitation with recommend to anyone.

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Alberta, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

There are just a few bungalows at the Karamea River Motel, each bungalow divided into semi-detached suites, in a rural setting with well-maintained gardens. The interior of our suite was spacious. We enjoyed the natural light flooding in through the picture windows in the living area. Several cows in the surrounding field, enjoyed looking in at us! Our suite was... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Having some time on our side, we decided to head to Karamea . Its about 1 hour 20 min from Westport, and a lovely drive at that. Pleasant destination and not millions of people. Heaps to see in the area so book it in before everyone finds out. The Karamea River Motel was very nice. Arriving late was not an... More 

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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 Karamea River Motels

Address: 31 Bridge Street | RD3, Karamea 7893, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Karamea
Number of rooms: 6
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