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Flamingo Motel

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355 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an unexpected stay in New Plymouth and was very lucky to find the Flamingo Motel because not only was the room ultra comfortable, warm and spotlessly clean, the hosts, were really friendly, helpful and caring. They accommodated me despite me being unsure of how long my stay would be, which was fantastic and meant I had one less... More 

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

here on business for a few days found this place was warm and comfortable room close to road was noisy but they were doing road works during the night manager moved us asap to the back rooms the heated pool was great after the days work I could see kids enjoying the out door area . close to most things

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Wellington, New Zealand
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The motel itself looks old-fashioned. Neon sigh in the night is slightly dark so possible you miss the sign. But The room we stayed was so comfortable and seems to be renewed. No smell, nicely clean and tidy. No charge for tiny dog and the owner is also dog-friendly guy. The owner recommended to use a indoor warm pool but... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We booked last minute as decided late in the week to have a weekend away and will be back to stay at Flamingo when we next visit New Plymouth. Great location and Tony and Maree are super friendly and helpful hosts. Our room was large and very clean and we particularly enjoyed a surprise chocolate fish on arrival. Next time... More 

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Maree J, Owner at Flamingo Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments, its always nice to have our efforts noticed and we hope to host you again soon. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night at the Flamingo Motel. The staff were very accommodating to myself and my family, the children remained entertained by the variety of amenities provided. Definitely recommend this motel to everyone travelling through New Plymouth.

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We stayed here over Easter for 4 nights. We chose it because it had quite a high rating and some of the great reviews. One of the comments was that it was clean and this was so true, spotless and our units looked like the kitchen had brand new appliances. Liked the fact they supplied pool towels and an extra... More 

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Thank dawn h
Maree J, Owner at Flamingo Motel, responded to this review

Hi Dawn, Thank you for your kind comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Some of our units are rather dated but yes, we are working our way around the complex to renovate and give a more modern feel, which we hope you will be able to enjoy on your next stay! More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Stayed with son and his daughter. Good size 2 bed unit plenty of Sky channels, and pools were great for the daughter. Comfortable beds, shower pressure good, nice clean facilites. Even though the unit was close to main road no issues with noise

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

We planned on one night ending up staying two. Just as reviews said the room was so clean with really comfortable beds. Our daughter loved the indoor pool and trampoline. Outdoor pool would be awesome in warmer months. Hosts kindly stored our bikes away for us overnight. Would definitely return. Thanks!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Really good value for money. The rooms are basic but very comfy, very very very clean, have sky TV and some rooms have sea view. The playground is good fun for the kids. And the outdoor pool and indoor heated pool are a great added bonus. You will not be disappointed if you book to stay here for honest good... More 

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Thank Goulash51
Maree J, Owner at Flamingo Motel, responded to this review

Its always lovely to hear positive feedback, thank you for your comments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

Tararua
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We just spent three, nice quiet night at this motel...booked for one night (you know, you like to check it out)...comfortable bed etc, what amazed me was how clean it was, I could see my face on the kitchen bench and the shower! We walked to town...sea walk, lovely. We used the indoor heated pool a couple of times...nice.' I... More 

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Thank Shirley H
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Flamingo Motel

Address: 355 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: $86 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Flamingo Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in New Plymouth
#3 Family Hotel in New Plymouth
#13 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
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