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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We were only in town for one night and wanting a bed and not expecting too much for the price we paid. What a surprise. Brand new unit, Fabulous walk in shower lovely decor and a huge tv on the wall. Couldn't fault these units and will definately stay here again when in Hamilton

Thank Kathleen H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Nicely renovated rooms, highly recommend. Very fast Internet speed will be staying there again for sure. Very friendly staff. Nice big 42 inch tv great SKY reception. Layout of room was excellent along with the silent heatpump.

Thank Angela J
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Didnt like the attitude or the way their son (or whoever the guy was) was dealing with me and my partner. Unprofessional and next time: - dont tell us how much money you spent on the place ($30,000) - dont try call me or my partner "mate" / "bro" - advise customers clearly in simple form to use a credit... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a 1 bedroom unit with two teenagers, for 3 nights. Unit is compact but has all the essentials that are needed for a stay, including a small oven. Thankful for the daily room service who kept the rooms immaculate every day. It was good to get back every afternoon and the unit was cleaned properly (beds, dishes, bathroom)... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I was welcomed by the friendliest happiest lady, in a very nice plain reception, even offering chocolate :) . Best customer service I have had in a while! Thank you. Room was lovely and had all we needed. Great aircon which was needed as the weather was hot and muggy. Close to town, but pretty sound proof. Thank you for... More 

1 Thank Straytravellers
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54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2016

This could be along story... My wife booked me into this hotel as I was in Hamilton for a work meeting the following day. She used her credit card to book and pay for the room. On top of this, she wrote a note to them on their booking system mentioning that she would not be with me when i... More 

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Gisborne Region, New Zealand
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25 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

Over the years we have stayed in many types of accomodation but although not the most modern this motel is extremely well looked after and our unit would be one of the tidiest and cleanest we have stayed in. It appears that when it is cleaned it is cleaned extremely well. A big congrats to the cleaning staff. The step... More 

Thank RossdBoss0no
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night and enjoyed my stay here, price was very reasonable. Close to city and supermarket. The room looked like it was refurbished with little finishing touches which was nice to see. Will definitely recommend this place to friends and family

Thank lesiah o
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015

For one night, my husband and I stayed in Room # 4 which was a nice, clean and newly renovated room. The bed was excellent, we both slept soundly that night and the bathroom (toilet and shower) really looked nice and updated. Loved that it's got free (and fast!) wifi and cable tv. Staff was also very accommodating. We'd stay... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2015

Yes this is a budget motel, and yes it seems to have had good reviews so this is why I booked this motel, but I really didnt find this place to be anything but somewhere that is clean and that has good wifi. I definately didnt get a 'refurbished' room, and it was very old, and very dated. The shower... More 

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John K, Manager at Auto Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your honest and quality review. At Auto Lodge Motel we are currently in the process of renovating and refurblishing our suites. Your current stay was most likely to be in the older suites which you have chosen to pay for. We have clearly advertised with room photos identifying which rooms are which (old rooms... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Auto Lodge Motel is a local family run business. Always innovating to improve and provide Hamiltons Best Motel Accommodation. We have a total of 14 guest units and located central to Hamilton on Ulster Street. We aim to provide quality and consist hospitality services to the Waikato region for guests travelling whether for business or leisure. This year has been a great year for us as we have kick started our latest project to completely renovate and refurblish all our guests units. Completion is expected in May 2016 and we hope our future guests will enjoy our new rooms. So come and inspect Hamiltons latest motel suites right here at the Auto Lodge Motel, Hamilton. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Auto Lodge Motel

Address: 298 Ulster Street | Whitiora, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: $70 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Auto Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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#11 Business Hotel in Hamilton
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