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Riverview Motel

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed overnight in 2bdrm garden unit. The unit was huge with a double bed, 2 singles in 1 room and 2 singles in living area. Nice and clean. Friendly staff. Great location for a walk along the river and close to Saturday market.

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Thank Maree G
Blenheim, New Zealand
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We had a lovely river view from our spacious room, but the complex is dated and needs a spruce up. It somehow does not warrant a 4.4 star rating. The shower was very dangerous with a high step up into and out of the shower. No fans or heaters were available in the bathroom so it was therefore very cold... More 

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Thank Sharon F
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

A bit dated, but well maintained. Good size room. Fridge, microwave and toaster. Staff were friendly and helpful. Coin operated launderette for guests. Easy access and parking. Not far from center of town. About a 15 minute walk. Reasonable rates. River frontage but no view from our room.

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Thank Michael K
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

I mixed up the on-line booking and Mark cheerfully changed it to the dates we needed. River view room was generously sized with unobstructed views of the river. Everything was very clean and the bed was very comfy. We highly recommend this motel

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Thank Rhondda H
Rugby, United Kingdom
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263 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

An attractive motel on the river front with a bit of a walk into town. The staff were really friendly and helpful and the room was clean, not huge but adequate. It opened out onto a garden area where you could also dry clothes. The wifi reception was rubbish. Reasonable breakfast left in fridge.

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Thank Bobcat605
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

We booked a large unit for the three of us and we were also travelling with lots of gear. The room coped very well and the kitchen was great. The beds were comfortable as was the furniture in the lounge. The lady working there was fantastic and helped us sort a problem out. The spa bath was also very welcome.

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Thank Bellajami
New Zealand
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158 reviews
36 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Beautifully presented units. We stayed 2 nights in a downstairs unit which had been nicely refurbished. Unit clean and tidy and very quiet. Had a slider to outside area with a table/brolley and trampoline. Only a few minutes walk into CBD and waterfront area. Very reasonable price. Mark made us feel very welcome and although we arrived late morning we... More 

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Qld
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

Booked two nights on-line, but not impressed with room we had. Mark gave us a key to a lovely newer apartment to have a look at. He was very helpful and re-arranged other bookings so we could have two nights here.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

Received a very friendly welcome when arriving at this motel. Nothing was too much trouble and as we were tired and not too well it was truly appreciated. We can recommend the Riverview to anyone planning a visit to Whanganui.

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Seddon, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

Immaculate contemporary motel, with a central location near the Whanganui Boardwalk. Well suited to families, it has a largely enclosed grass area with a trampoline for the kids and we found the management very helpful.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Riverview Motel

Address: 14 Somme Parade, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Price Range: $67 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riverview Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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#3 Business Hotel in Whanganui
#3 Family Hotel in Whanganui
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