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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Smelly room dirty Walls photos on internet are designed to deceive spa pool was dirty and run down we decided not to stay upon inspection of unit and had run in with owner who became rude and very hostile towards us over this we ended up phoning online booking service to help try to resolve

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

we were lured by the prospect of a tub but the facilities were old, tired, Moule in the window frames, heater let of a bad smell then blew when turned on so had to be replaced with a portable one, kettle wouldn't work properly, the shower didn't drain properly so you had to jump in and out really quickly to... More 

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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The sign at the entrance says "Sky" but turns out it is only Freeview TV. On closer inspection the website does only say "Satellite TV" but its a bit misleading. Free WiFi is slow and would not let us connect more than one device and requires re-connecting each time you come into range - gave up on that. Hot water... More 

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Thank Thane H
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel has a four star rating, not sure how?? Fine but 4 stars?? It's totally ok, has a nice spa to soak in ,...though some of the spa areas unused space could have been reworked for the very pokey bathroom area in these rooms.., just a thought!! Toilet is teeny tiny, don't know how larger people would cope! Comfiest... More 

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Auckland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights. Easy booking online at a good rate. Chose a room with a spa bath which was so relaxing after a long day...with a glass of bubblies in the bubble bath. It was pleasantly quiet despite it being along one of the main roads. Slept really well, though the spa and bubblies may have helped. :)... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Quick, friendly and efficient check in. Easy to find on the motel strip. Room appeared a bit dated (old heating system and dated decor) but I have found most rooms to be like that in that price range in general throughout most motels in NZ. Spa bath was great! Filled up quickly and water was nice and hot. Location -... More 

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Thank Paula S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Malones is an above average motel, but not quite at a *very good" level yet.. We enjoyed our stay none the less. The spa was a winner for us, bliss. The unit was comfortable and clean, with every thing that was needed. The unit that we had was at the back, away from most traffic noise. Another bonus. A very... More 

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Hastings, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Room had everything we needed, spa pool was great. Very friendly staff who allowed us a late checkout. We're used to a much firmer bed so found this one too soft. Very close to race course & not far from supermarkets, restaurants etc. Overall a great motel considering the very reasonable price

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Thank Louise D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

I paid for two nights but ended up only staying 1 night , it was a non refundable room but the owner gave me a refund which I wasn't expecting but it was just awesome 👍🏽 , when we checked out the owner also gave us a box of chocolates as a farewell gift , would recommend this place ,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Very friendly staff, very willing to assist in any way. Stayed for two nights 2 rooms, with comfortable beds. We had our own private spa on deck The place is tired , worn and basic, Just missing some of the little extras, like, soap, shampoo dish cloth, toilet brush. Very central to the city and other attractions. The Māori cultural... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Malones Motel

Address: 321 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $66 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Malones Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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