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Midtown Motor Inn

321 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui, New Zealand
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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I've stayed a number of times at Midtown Motor Inn. Always very friendly & accommodating. The motel rooms are clean and comfortable. The motor inn is close to the CBD, about 10 minutes brisk walk to the centre, there are two large supermarkets about 5 mins walk away, 24 hr McDs (McCafe too) and Burger K across the road, heaps... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Returned to Whanganui, second stay at Midtown Motors. Reception staff welcoming and helpful on arrival. Made it feel like home from home. Flat screen TV with analogue and digital channels, some of them showing programmes other than rugby. Unit very clean, serviced thoroughly daily. Fresh towels and bedding every day. Steaming water 24/7. Kitchen and utensils up to date, produced... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

This motel has serious issues . Old plastic electric jug that smelt terrible in use and tainted the water. Only had one severely cracked handbasin in the kitchen for toilet hygiene, teeth cleaning,shaving,drinking water,dishwashing. DISGUSTING. Heavy thick black mould on kitchen ceiling, door frame, in toilet cistern gave us both respiratory issues. Electric blanket had a broken switch which made... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Recently stayed at the Midtown Motor Inn and while the reception when you arrive was lovely, the actual hotel room was majorly lacking. I suppose for $89 nzd you're not reallly going to get much, but it was not really clean. The bathroom and bedroom counter had ants walking all over, the basin in the bathroom was dirty and there... More 

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Opunake, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

My husband and I stayed for two nights. We chose the room with the small kitchenette. It was wonderful, quiet and relaxing. All though there were a lot of people staying,as it was Easter, everyone was quiet. The rooms were nice and clean; they even serviced it on the second day, we got nice and clean dry towels, and it... More 

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Taranaki Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Lovely stay we got to see the Steam paddle boat as well as the lovely children's play park was beautiful. Durie hill was amazing. Very well priced place to stay and we had everything we needed, the place was neat and tidy. After staying in a tent this stay was luxury and the beds was so comfortable. Very close to... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

I stay in many motels with by business travel, and family leisure holidays. This one I have always found to be clean, tidy and the staff (including management) are very hospitable... I always feel welcome. It is a good size complex but has a relaxing atmosphere, and has an abundance of off street parking. Very central to all amenities in... More 

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Iver Heath South Bucks England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

All in all, a good budget option if you can overlook the dated rooms & facilities. Tidy, cheap & convenient to Wanganui CBD. Clare, the lady who dealt with my booking was cheerful & very helpful. Wi-Fi works good & I got a good sleep. Would stay again.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

There's not meany places to stay in Nz the i can get a room for under $100.. i was pleasantly surprised when i checked in, My room was countable clean and tidy with free Wi-Fi, the staff were awesome. And to top it off i had a grate night down in the motel bar to kill the time. Will be... More 

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Te Awamutu
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Booked here through Booking.com. Info there said it had a Restaurant on site which attracted me. Upon checking in found out Restaurant is no longer in operation. Room we had was very dated but I must say was clean, bed we used was very comfortable. Bathroom, plumbing etc was very old but clean and worked very well. Room was larger... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Midtown Motor Inn

Address: 321 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Price Range: $65 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Midtown Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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