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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an older motel, but it is cheap and just a 10 minute walk to the bus station and the downtown area. My room was large and had a kitchen and free wifi (but it was slow). I had plenty of space and it wss fairly quiet.

Thank platypus150
Reviewed January 7, 2017

Stayed for one night in Jan 2017. Booked by mistake at the last minute and was very apprehensive about what kind of experience I was in for! Found the place easily, staff were friendly and helpful ( they moved us to the 2nd floor because it has a small view of the ocean and city, they let us check in...

Thank Rebekah F
Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Reasonable hotel. Tied and in need of a good paint and update, very dirty in places. Comfortable sleep for 2 nights, good beds and pillows.Close to town and coastal pathway. Friendly staff. Price was ok.

Thank vikj0n
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We stayed ar Braemer for 3 nights. On first looking from the road it looked a little tired but we found the room to be to be neat and tidy with a full kitchen and queen bed and a single. The staff in the office were always pleasant and helpful. It is just a short walk to the main shopping...

Thank Ross c
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Besides google maps saying its on the right and not left, it was a lovely couple of nights stay. Have definately visited better places for the same price. The lady at reception was very friendly, definitely good english speaking despite being foreign, better than some Auckland places we visited. Its definitely needing some small tlc, such as curtains being fixed...

Thank QuinKiwi
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Well located in terms of proximity to the city and its attractions, this motel provides good off street parking. Our room was comparatively spacious, clean and tidy, and the bed well made. Have no hesitation in recommending the motel as being good value for the money

Thank Matt T
Palmerston North
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Good location - close to town. Tidy room, very comfortable bed. Well equipped kitchenette. Very helpful and friendly staff. Generous free WiFi allowance. Quiet and warm (despite the weather) downstairs room. Easy parking outside the room.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Basic motel, reasonable price. comfortable but slightly let down by the poor finish to the decoration. set back from the street and fairly quiet. A small kitchenette at the entrance to the room Well situated for the city centre, an easy walk to the Len Lye centre,

Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights we arrived after 8pm & the owner had stayed up & waited for us she was welcoming & friendly. Room was well equipped & spacious we had corner room upstairs with 2 Windows which was nice. Basic cooking facilities, room was clean, tidy, well appointed & comfortable. Good location not far from central city. Room got...

Thank Annette B
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Decided to spend a night here when we went to pick up a kayak in Hawera. Good location as it wasn't far into the city at all. Good size room, very clean and very quiet. Comfortable beds. Friendly receptionist. Will definitely stay here again :)

Thank jasintat
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Braemar Motor Inn

Address: 152 Powderham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: $67 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Braemar Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“-Ask for a room on the second floor. -If planning to walk in to town be prepared for a good 20min walk each way!”
 of 5 bubbles , Jan 7, 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs you might get a small view of ocean. No lift.”
 of 5 bubbles vikj0n, Jan 4, 2017 | Read review
“Top floor rooms may be more recently furnished.”
 of 5 bubbles paulinebC3320MN, Apr 17, 2016 | Read review
“Very good unit, easy access. Warn unit.”
 of 5 bubbles LisaC534, Mar 31, 2016 | Read review
“King size bed is very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles JackAuck, Mar 3, 2016 | Read review
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