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Coastal Motor Lodge

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location, just north of Thames, looking out on the coast. We stayed in the "sea view family unit". It was spotlessly clean with a well equipped kitchen and comfortable beds with electric blankets. There was also a comfortable sofa and armchairs. Looking out from the balcony, one can enjoy a sea view framed by mature trees. On the downside... More 

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Thank Susanne M
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, super tidy, amazing views, very comfortable and convenient... Lovely service from very welcoming owners. This place has all you need to have a relaxing experience. Ticked all our boxes and we travel a lot and are very picky. Definitely will be back:) Highly recommend!

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Thank VicKul
Murrumbateman, Australia
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Very large room with cooking facilities (no breakfast provided). Quality bed and amenities. Right under trees with excellent views of the bay and sunset. Close to Thames (check Farmers in main street) and to Coromandel via a lovely scenic road (Had dinner at Success cafe. Excellent meal and service). An excellent night.

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Thank Madeleine H
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

What a wonderful place to stay. The owners were new, only been there for 1 week, and were still finding their way. Wonderful, warm friendly people, who went out of their way to ensure our stay was enjoyable. Beds new and very comfortable We stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment, which was very clean, comfortable, fully equipped with everything one... More 

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Thank elaine d
Byron Bay, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Clean, comfortable, quiet, all facilities. Helpful owner. The Coromandel is a beautiful area and off the beaten track. The local towns of Thames and Coromandel have interesting histories and welcome visitors

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Thank Geoffrey F
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

The Lodge is just a couple of km north of Thames itself, just off the road. The units (we stayed in 2 over 4 days) were well-equipped, clean, and the first one had a great view to the sea. The owners were extremely friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our stay, even if it poured down for nearly 24 hours at... More 

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Thank John M
Hastings, New Zealand
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

What a nice place to stay. Opposite the Firth of Thames, a water inlet. Nice,peaceful surroundings and quiet. Good service and always a friendly welcome. Real pleasure to stay. Close to town as it is North of Thames, 3 minutes away from town centre. Nice rooms, clean, tidy, always a good nights sleep.

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Thank Holidaysorwork
Wellington, New Zealand
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Not walking distance to town but a quick drive so not a problem. You can hear a bit of traffic noise (we were in a room closer to the road and had the windows open due to the heat), but you also hear the sounds of the bush (moreporks), and neither kept us awake. Older style decor bathroom-wise and the... More 

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Thank Jacqui R
Bristol, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

An excellent one night stay. Comfortable bed and spacious room. A drive into town , lovely aspect and just across the road from a small beach for a walk. Only 2 hour drive from Auckland easy to find. My only minor recommendation would be to prevent smoking on the whole site.

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Thank Lynn262305
Auckland, New Zealand
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139 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Just out of Thames, this property is nestled in a picturesque setting, surrounded by bush and facing out towards the Firth of Thames. Enjoyed the sunsets, and local birdlife. Friendly, relaxed hospitality. Our 'Sea View Studio Chalet' was spacious and well equipt, and situated upstairs. Loved the local information provided in the (slightly dated) Guest Information folder. Wi-fi easily accessed,... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Coastal Motor Lodge is a four star Qualmark rated Motel located at the gateway of the magnificent Coromandel Peninsula. Accommodation is set amongst beautiful lush grounds directly opposite the Hauraki Gulf and provides a range of quality accommodation including elevated sea view studio chalets, family room, access rooms and budget style cottages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coastal Motor Lodge

Address: 608 Tararu Rd | PO Box 226, Thames SH 25, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Price Range: $111 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Coastal Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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