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Wil, Switzerland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really nice location with everything you need for a pleasant stay. We had one superior room with spa bath tub for one night. Located directly at the main street. Our room was away from the street and very quiet. We believe this might be with most room. Quality of the room and service from the reception were both good. Pleasant...

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Hindhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed one night here before a long trip down to Wanaka. We received a very friendly greeting and good information about the local area and the areas we were going to visit. The room was very clean and very comfortable. The BBQ area was very pleasant and the BBQ grill was excellent! Shower pressure was good. The bathroom had...

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1Thank Frank G
Melbourne
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Gables Motor Lodge is a very neat and clean place. The beds were comfortable, the amenities were just nice for our stay. The staff was very helpful. They helped us with dinner reservation and the places to visit in Greymouth. We were about 10 minutes drive to the city centre and walking distance to some good restaurants. We were a...

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Thank SandeepGupta18
Biggin Hill, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed on our way through from Punakiki to Franz Josef. A great place to stop for the night. Our chalet was immaculate, we found our bed extremely comfortable and the spa bath was a bonus. Laundry facilities are available on site. Go ahead book, you won't be disappointed.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great room, girls loved having their own beds in the room, and comfy beds! Our hosts actually dried our clothes In their dryer as the guest one was busy and delivered our clothes to our room. Very cool. Close to the best restaurant in town - Recreation Hotel. Perfect.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Positives: - Good central location and parking in the premises - Rooms and facilities are very clean and best in class Can improve: - Wi-fi experience: It kept disconnecting half the time - They had a weird rule that you cant cook strong smelling foods in the room kitchen e.g. sea food. The reason was that it leaves lingering smell...

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Thank Akshat G
gables84, Owner at Gables Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Akshat, thanks for your positive comments. It is common practice for motels in New Zealand to not allow the cooking of strong smelling food in their units in order to avoid lingering odours that may be offensive to subsequent guests. We do provide an alternate method for cooking strong smelling food by having a covered BBQ with a gas...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed only one night at the Gables Motor Lodge in Greymouth and enjoyed our stay. Staff were very, very helpful and suggested local attractions we could visit next day. The rooms (we had a 2 bedroom unit) were clean and very comfortable. We appreciated the free wifi although it dropped out for a couple of our devices. An evening...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 night on our way from Blenheim to the Glaciers. We had a 2 bedroom family unit and it was spacious and clean and well equipped. We appreciated the time taken by the owner to give us travel tips, especially the advice to head out to the wharf to see the sunset. Will be back again...

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Kawana, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good base for exploring the district including glaciers to the south. Motel was reasonably priced and comfortable with good size room. Hotel with restaurant serving good quality meals only 100 metres up the road. Greymouth itself not the most exciting place to visit , however the Monteith Brewery certainly worth a visit

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to find. Good reception! Rooms clean, on the older side in design and furnishing but neat, clean and functional. Bed fantastic. Pubs and shops close by. We only stayed the one night after getting off the TranzAlpine Train and collecting our rental car. Not a lot to do or see in Greymouth!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
12 Ground-floor spacious, comfortable, well-appointed studio, 1 & 2-bedroom suites, serviced daily. 6 Studio suites (sleep 1-2), 3 x 1-bedroom suites (sleep up to 5), 3 x 2-bedroom suites (sleep up to 6). Fully equipped kitchens, microwave, fridge. Super-King/queen-size beds, electric blankets, heating, hairdryers, telephone. SKY TV 50+ digital channels, DVD players in all rooms, selection of DVD movies available at reception, spa baths (some suites). Continental breakfast, guest laundry. Cot/highchair available on request. 50M to licensed restaurant. Unlimited FREE WiFi internet. All major credit cards, EFTPOS accepted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gables Motor Lodge

Address: 84 High Street, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Greymouth
Price Range: $100 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gables Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Gables Hotel Greymouth
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Greymouth
#2 Luxury Hotel in Greymouth
#4 Family Hotel in Greymouth
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“Superiour room, worth the extra dollarsin our opinion”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelandNorbert, yesterday | Read review
“Great little place to stay when driving down the West Coast!”
 of 5 bubbles Parkdale-Beach, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“You wouldn't have any road noise in units 4 to 12. Unknown about other rooms.”
  • Shower
  • Lounge with parking outside
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge bedroom
  • Vanity basin with electric towel rail and 2 hooks on door
  • Port rack and wardrobe
 of 5 bubbles ozdrifter, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“Any room towards the back would be better I am guessing.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilA366, Mar 19, 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in the room out the front- Unit 1 and it was very quiet despite being next to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles LeashaAnn, Feb 8, 2016 | Read review
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