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    Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    48 Lemon Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent59%
    • Very good33%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
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    “sun room” (9 reviews)
    “living room” (14 reviews)
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    Reviewed November 8, 2016

    We stayed at the Ducks and Drakes Boutique Motel for one night. We were early to check in but they could accommodate us early which was great. The owner was very friendly and helpful. I would sincerely recommend this place to anyone.More

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    Response from DucksandDrakes48, Owner at Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    Thanks for the review btwigden... we appreciate you taking the time and for your recommendation. We do try and accommodate guests who arrive early if we can. Our view is that we know that they will enjoy their more the longer they are here! Stay...More

    Reviewed November 2, 2016

    i had a cosy single and it was fine. i shared the clean bathroom and did not use the kitchen facilities. I found that it was reasonably close to town and handy to fast food restaurants. There was a friendly dog that came occasionally for...More

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    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    Thanks for taking the time to send in a review 21traveller. Our male dog, Zulu, is a grand, proud dog who knows his place and will only take attention if it is given. He is very good at sniffing some out from someone! We are...More

    Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

    We very much enjoyed our stay, everything was smooth sailing, it was very clean and tidy. The room was perfect for our needs, and the communal lounge was very comfortable. We also loved Zulu (the dog). Just 10 mins walk from the centre of New...More

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    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    Thanks for the review Traveller_K08. We are pleased that "everything was smooth sailing". We do work hard on ensuring the place is clean and tidy for our guests to enjoy.Everyone loves Zulu. And he loves being loved. Thanks for your recommendation and enjoy the rest...More

    Reviewed October 10, 2016

    What a great place to stay , very handy location , walking distance to shops and downtown , clean and tidy and very friendly and helpful hosts , We stayed as a Rugby team and nothing was any trouble .More

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    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    Thanks for taking the time to send in a review Cliff. It was or pleasure to host you and your team. You can be proud of the way the boys conducted themselves all week. They are fine ambassador's for Bay Of Plenty rugby. Congrat's on...More

    Reviewed September 20, 2016

    The price is cheap, but facilities are okay. The sound of machine next to my room then I can sleep at night and it was really difficult. Lounge and separate the living room is good. Overall, the guests have kind of good manners. That means...More

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    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    Thanks for the review limeapple. We do limit the times the laundry can be used so apologies that you had a sleep that was interrupted. You must have gone to bed quite early! The atmosphere is great at Ducks & Drakes and we are glad...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • $43 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 18
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    Room Tips
    "You probably don't want to be next to the laundry, as it must get a thrashing. I didn't find any..."
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    "They offer everything from shared bunk rooms to private one bedroom cottage units. Just depends on what you..."
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    "The upstairs room had the best view 😀"
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    "Best studio I think is facing the carpark as it has a nice window seat and open views."
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