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Hobson's Choice Motel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visually this place has a warm meditarean feel about it...very clean and tidy and staff are very friendly....only motel on our travels where the staff physically took us to our room. Very enjoyable stay

1 Thank Julie H
Wellington, New Zealand
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Hobsons Choice Motels is handy to the shopping centre and a comfortable place to stay. We have stayed here twice now and will return should we come back to Dargaville again. Good internet access and quiet. Staff are very helpful.

1 Thank GLTilbrook
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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Place was fantastic we had traveled for 7+ hours on a plane and then drove 2+ hours to see family nearby and just needed a stop over. This place was perfect a super accommodating. Rooms we great just to stop over for that short amount of time and the beds were comfortable...which was exactly what we needed.

1 Thank Hayleigh E
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We stayed here for one night, I would rate it between 3.5 and 4. The price, $145, was very reasonable, and the motel is located a 15 minute walk from most restaurants and a supermarket. The host, Linda, was very helpful and friendly and walked us to the room, which had parking at the door. The room was average, with... More 

1 Thank Mr_25_7
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

On way to northland while visiting customers can't complain rooms clean and tidy everything you would need easy to find as its on the main rd into town far enough off the main rd in the rear units so no road noise, friendly and helpful hosts.

1 Thank Corey D
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Very pleasantly surprised with this find, having been through the town on many occasions i had always avoided having to stay however this time there was no choice and approached it with some fear however I was way out of line , very pleasant helpful people, very clean and tidy well appointed room with a good bed, no complaint here.... More 

Thank OliverWellington
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

The rooms were recently refurbished. Very comfortable beds. Gary and Linda fu were very helpful and kind. They gave us a good wifi and free movies. There is a spa bath which was a bit of luxury too. There is ample parking and the Hotel is a just a little walk from the town centre.

Thank newyork64
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Booked into the Hobson's Choice motel and being out of the "big smoke" did not expect much in the form of quality - I was surprised. The room was clean, neat furnishings with all the amenities required for a few days stay. The decor is a little outdated. Overall the hotel is good value for money and I would not... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Nice room, well equipped, good wifi reception. Good laundry available with iron & ironing board in room. Continental breakfast available, left in fridge. Our room looked out over the swimming pool. It was a nice large room, well designed and the bathroom was a decent size. The only downside was that our room was very warm on account of an... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

A very tidy property with a good size room and excellent bathroom facilities - bath with shower. The small kitchen area had everything needed for self catering. We only had a one night stay but would have been happy to stay longer in this motel. A swimming pool was also available. The only downside of our room was it proximity... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hobson's Choice Motel

Address: 212 Victoria Street, Dargaville 0310, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Dargaville
Price Range: $83 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hobson's Choice Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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