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Colonial House Motel

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Free unlimited WiFi. Netflix and 50+Digital channels. Super new quiet cottages & cabins with comfortable beds and own sundecks in subtropical gardens. Saltwater pool and lovely hosts.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Kitchenette
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Accessible rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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Quaint
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Full view
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Kerikeri Airport0 mi
Whangarei Airport45 mi
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All reviews homemade cookies glass of wine on arrival stone store requested an early check absolutely lovely place family stayed here chilly night home away from home quiet comfort salt water pool tropical feel friendly hosts bedroom cottage complimentary beer place to stay large spa bath
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our team stay here regularly on business and it is our favourite place to stay. Warm, inviting hosts with impeccable service, and the rooms are spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Couldn’t recommend highly enough :)More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Freedom20539938961
Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Freedom20539938961 for your first class recommendation from your extensive travels around New Zealand. We absolutely love it that we are your favourite :-))) We wish you all a well deserved holiday break and look forward to your next visit. With much appreciation, Alan...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both Alan and Andrea are very obliging, helpful and accommodating hosts. It was a pleasure staying here, as the rooms are also spacious and cosy. Colonial House is quite secluded, in a tranquil setting and definitely a hidden gem in Kerikeri. I'll be sure to...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank UmeshP274
Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House MotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear UmeshP274 thank you so much, we really do appreciate your great review. We look forward and hope to see you back again soon :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I made last-minute reservations for a few days at Colonial House Motel after completing a thru-hike of New Zealand on Te Araroa (Bluff to Cape Reinga) and heading back south. The couple who welcomed us were SO SWEET and helpful, which was...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank BreannD3C
Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you BreannD3C for your great review. What a wonderful memory you have - we are so impressed that you remembered our homemade ginger crunch after so many many months!!! You and Jay were the most gracious guests and we were really happy that we...More

Reviewed November 11, 2018

ANDREA AND ANDY ARE GREAT HOST AND MAKE YOU FEEL SO WELCOME. The rooms are lovely and relaxing and set in beautiful surroundings LISTENING TO THE MORPORK AT NIGHT WAS SO NICE we will be going back there as soon as we are able ,great...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Departure44096288143
Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Departure44096288143, We love our secluded, subtropical setting, full of birdsong and butterflies; it is wonderful when our guests also appreciate the ambience, peace and tranquillity. Thank you sincerely for the lovely review. We look forward to your return trip!!!

Reviewed October 5, 2018

The Colonial House Motel is tucked away in a tropical garden. The cottage we stayed in was spacious and comfortable. There was a small kitchen, perfect for our extended stay. The cottage was beautifully maintained, clean, and modern, with a roomy bathroom and pleasant bedroom....More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Betty B
Response from Alan_and_Andrea, Owner at Colonial House MotelResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you Betty for your wonderful and very descriptive review. We are so lucky to be living in the most scenic, unspoilt and subtropical Bay of Islands. We hope you can return to New Zealand (and of course to Kerikeri) another time to see even...More

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"the spa bath was awesome"
Departure44096288143
Nov 11, 2018
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"Our cottage next to the pool would be perfect for a family."
bettybL6876JQ
Oct 5, 2018
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"They all seem good"
Chris_Haml
Jul 5, 2018
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"The 2 bedroom cabin by the pool would be super for a small family."
jennyherald10
May 7, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$95 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsKerikeri
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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