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ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge

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195 Tay St., Invercargill 9810, New Zealand (Formerly BEST WESTERN Townsman Motor Lodge)
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Papakura, New Zealand
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27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a huge studio room. Self-contained kitchen. Easy walking distance to town. Very friendly and helpful staff. The place was surprising quiet given it is on the main road. Easy walking distance to CBD. Supermarket across road if you need to buy food to prepare etc. Highly recommended.

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Thank Geoff N
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and for your recommendation it was great to see the high score you have given us, we hope you can stay here with us again sometime in the future. More 

Rangiora, New Zealand
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly management that made you feel welcome. The motel is an older property but the rooms were clean and well maintained. Rooms are also of a good size. The bed was very comfortable. Located close to central Invercargill and Southland Institute of Technology.

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Thank wazznz
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive review on our complex, especially with regards to the staff. Our building is older but we have recently completed a total refurbishment of the rooms including all furniture and furnishings, hopefully you will choose to stay with us again during your next visit to Invercargill. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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45 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Helpful friendly staff. Spotlessly clean and a very comfortable bed. We stayed in the one bedroom apartment. We were upstairs and back off the road.The apartment was comfortable and well laid out. WE liked that we were so close to the town and facilities but there was parkland beside us.

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Thank Sarah G
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello from ASURE Townsman it was great to read your review including your comments on the cleanliness of your room also thanks for giving us such a high score, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. From Tony and the team. More 

Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

We stayed 4 nights in this motel and choose it because of its proximity to downtown Invercargill. Walking distance is about 15 min. The staff was very friendly, the motel room was clean and spacy, there is a supermarket across the street, and although the motel is on the SH1, the room was quiet.

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Thank BoukelineA
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for reviewing us on tripadviser, it was pleasing to read you were happy with your stay here. Enjoy the rest of your holiday in NZ hoping you can return one day all the best from Tony & staff. More 

mackay
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40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

From Check-in until Check-out the staff at Assure Townsman were extraordinarily hospitable. Dorothy was always smiling and enquiring if there was anything she could assist with every time we bumped into each other. The location is directly across the street from Countdown Supermarket (Woolworths for the ozzies reading this), a bit further to Pak n Save and the city centre.... More 

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Thank dave22362
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Pleased to read you found the ASURE Townsman to be comfortable and friendly, also great to read your positive comments about Dorothy. We hope you can return here one day, wishing you a Merry Christmas. Best regards from Tony and the team. More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is a place quite plain for decor but very good indeed for the basic necessities, and always scrupulously clean. The staff are very helpful and every time we've stayed there, have gone out of their way to make our stay pleasant & convenient.

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Thank Helen M
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us on tripadviser, it was great to see the high score you have given us and to read the positive comments about our staff. We are looking forward to having you staying with us again in the future. Wishing you a merry Christmas. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent motel with Tony and Dorothy being wonderful hosts. The rooms are spotless, the beds are the comfiest ever (with dual control electric blankets), and the bathrooms are spacious with the showers being hot and powerful. Most units have cooking facilities, but I don't think there are ovens in any. This would have made the motel a... More 

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Thank Sarah D
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your excellent review which was great to read, thanks for the effort that you put into writing it. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us as it was a pleasure to have you here. Hoping that you are enjoying exploring around NZ in your camper van wishing you a safe and happy adventure take... More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

My husband had to come to Invercargill for business, so it was a nearly 2 month stay at the motel. The owner and staff are super friendly and go above and beyond making your stay as comfortable as possible, with the attitude nothing is to much trouble. The room was clean and tidy with every other day housekeeping. The only... More 

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townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you staying with us for a longer period and many thanks for taking the time to post us such a positive review which is very much appreciated all the best. From Tony and Staff. More 

Stewart Island, New Zealand
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed one night at the Townsman Motel and were both really impressed. The staff were friendly and helpful when I rang to book and again with check in. The motel is really handy to the city centre (about a 15 min walk) and also has a supermarket directly across the road. Heaps of parking available. The... More 

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Thank chief-leask
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello thanks for the positive review you posted, much appreciated. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at the ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, we are looking forward to having you stay here again. Kind Regards Tony and Team More 

Gisborne, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

A nice roomy motel, Was a cold night, 7.2 degrees frost heating worked well and duvet on bed was excellent. A luxury bed that was so comfotable to sleep in. Duvet kept us warm on a cold night, Walking distance to city. Free Wifi. Very good value for money. Gets a big tick from us.

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Thank MrsQ1960
townsmanmotorlodge, General Manager at ASURE Townsman Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful positive comments on our establishment especially our beds and heating. We are pleased that you were comfortable & enjoyed your stay. Tony and the team. More 

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