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Settlers Motel

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Certificate of Excellence

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-smoking hotel
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In July 2019 we did a 5-day driving tour of North Island. We stayed 1 night at the Settlers Motel, and generally had a nice stay, with a few issues. We had half of an A-frame cabin, which was clean and warm. You get free...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank JOHNHLOO
Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded 1 week ago

Apologies for taking the time to formulate an appropriate response to your review. Noise control is monitored from 9pm, this is one of many issues that Motel owners grapple with, due to the number of nationalities staying, I am very pleased that my advice to...More

Reviewed April 25, 2019

Upon our arrival we were greeted warmly with our puppy and he even got a treat whilst we checked-in. The room and facilities for comfortable and exactly as we'd expected from the website and photos. Looking forward to staying again next time we pass through.

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Date of stay: April 2019
Thank GreggJNZ
Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded April 26, 2019

Thank you for your time to review us. Yourselves and puppy very welcome anytime.

Reviewed April 14, 2019

We stayed two nights because we were hiking the Tongoriro trail. Donna was vvery welcoming and helpful. Gave us laundry detergent and other things. Great location... easy walk to town and amenities. Clean with full cooking facilities.

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Robin M
Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded April 15, 2019

Thank you for your review. Being centrally located is very handy to all attractions, food and amenities and you just become one of the Settlers family while your here. Stay safe.

Reviewed March 2, 2019

Our lodge was very clean and comfortable with good facilities, including the use of a barbecue. Also had Sky reception which enabled Six Nations rugby to be viewed live. Our hostess, Donna, wa especially helpful and kind. Thank you.

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Date of stay: February 2019
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Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded March 4, 2019

Thank you for your time to review us, I am pleased you found your stay enjoyable and had everything that you needed.

Reviewed February 27, 2019

Settlers Motel is conveniently located over the road from the town of Turangi. It is also located close to the main highway, but this was not an issue in Unit 4. Parking was easy and the 1GB of free WIFI was welcomed. As a first...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank James G
Response from DonnaV_24, Owner at Settlers MotelResponded February 28, 2019

Thank you for time in reviewing us. I appreciate your feedback and your honesty. the wording of our signs appear business like, 'fined' is not used (the words 'A charge will be incurred'). With the different ethic groups that stay at Settlers I have found...More

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Description
Make Settlers Motel your home to "stay and play" while you enjoy your Turangi Tongariro experience. Within 1-2 hours drive are the major tourist attractions of the Rotorua & Taupo regions. Turangi is on the More North-Eastern boundary of the Tongariro National Park world renowned the 'best one day walk in New Zealand', The Tongariro Alpine Crossing. During the winter season we also have the Whakapapa Ski Fields (the biggest in New Zealand). A few minutes walk from our Motel is the famous Tongariro River, home to Trout Fishing, Kayaking, White-Water Rafting and beautiful walks. We can arrange and ticket any of the activities available in this area, including shuttle buses to the Mountain for Skiing or hiking. Our amenities include our Hot Spa, guest laundry & drying room, in room DVD players, Sky TV with 50+ channels plus split heat pumps in all unit, cosy warm in winter and cool in summer. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Microwave
Non-smoking hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$68 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$68 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi

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casper1231
April 12, 2017|
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Response from DonnaV_24 | Property representative |
No, all toilet and shower amenities are not in separate.
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Kim E
January 1, 2017|
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Response from DonnaV_24 | Property representative |
HI, Please contact me directly by phone (+64 7 3864475) or email direct with further information. Settlers Motel, Turangi is currently on the market. Donna
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Room Tips

"Units 4 and above are set back from the main highway so would be quieter. Ask about heating and check your..."
JamesG611
Feb 27, 2019
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"They all looked good, our deck looked towards highway but we could not hear any traffic."
KittyGattino
Apr 22, 2018
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"Some cabins have the highway on the backside that you can hear faintly. The other row of cabins is facing a..."
Roquen_Toron
Mar 15, 2018
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"Unit had a loft bed if you have kids would be a plus"
278DaveH
Nov 10, 2016
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