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    Portobello Motel

    10 Harington Point Road, Portobello, Dunedin 9014, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 1205
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    Free Wifi
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    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 439 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The motel was really well situated for us and the activities we planned on the peninsula. The motel itself was lovely, we had plenty of space in a room that was more that adequately equipped. On top of that, we had a great view into...More

    Thank Grembo
    Response from GregNapp, Owner at Portobello MotelResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for writing a review for us. We enjoyed having you to stay. Best wishes Greg and Jo.

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    Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

    Set on the hill above Portobello the views from the studio units is delightful. The units are tastefully decorated, clean and modern and perfectly sized for two. After settling in we walked down the driveway and had two lovely choices for dinner; the 1908 Cafe...More

    Thank Linda M
    Response from GregNapp, Manager at Portobello MotelResponded October 12, 2017

    Hi Linda, We are really happy you enjoyed your stay in the studio and wandering down for a meal in Portobello. Enjoy the rest of Spring!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Portobello motel is actually self contained cottages and a lovely place to stay. The cottages are spacious clean some have good views. From here it is a short to see the albatross and penguins. What isn’t generally known is there are se lions on the...More

    Thank Irene M
    Response from GregNapp, Owner at Portobello MotelResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your review. We are lucky to be well situated for visiting the peninsula's attractions as well as having the convenience of nearby restaurants. Good luck with your travels. Greg and Jo.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Lovely place to relax. Nice cosy room with a wonderful view over the sea. Short drive to beach and nature resorts. Very friendly and polite hostess. We´ve stayed for one night but felt very comfortable.

    Thank Muenki
    Response from GregNapp, Owner at Portobello MotelResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your review and for staying with us. The Otago peninsula is a fascinating place and we are lucky to be in the middle of it. Best wishes Greg and Jo.

    Reviewed October 8, 2017

    Perfectly situated on the Otago peninsula in a quiet location, cabins extremly clean and well equipped, hosts very friebdly and helpful. Portobello is an ideal starting point for long nature walks in a really wild nature with something for everyone: hills, trails, wetlands and endless...More

    Thank MarkusSollberger
    Response from GregNapp, Manager at Portobello MotelResponded October 12, 2017

    Hi Markus, We are thrilled you had such a lovely time here with us. We really enjoyed having you to stay. Best wishes for the rest of your adventures.

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