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Esplanade Motels

35 Railway Esplanade, Gore 9710, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gillian and Jack provided us with everything we needed. Gillian was very knowledgeable and communication before and during our stay was perfect. The place was super clean, tidy and cosy. We were surprised by its spaciousness and would definitely stay again! Highly recommended and hard to beat! Thanks again!

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JackandGillian, Owner at Esplanade Motels, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are heartened to read such lovely comments. We are proud of the accommodation we provide and hope others will read your comments and stay with us also. I enjoy helping folks with their travel plans and informing them of the things to do and see around Gore and the wider district. Cheers Gillian More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Room 5 Disability access, WOW I am impressed. Recently renovated two bedroom motel apartment, With everything supplied. Thank you Gillian and Jack. Very helpful and would totally recommend. The best accommodation so far in NZ.

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JackandGillian, Owner at Esplanade Motels, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. Yes, we' re getting great feed back regarding our new one bedroom units and our recently renovated two bedroom unit. It is nice to know that guests appreciate our new facilities. We have also up-graded some of our existing units too. Gore has much to offer and we try to promote it as... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Went to Gore for the PSNZ 2015 Southern Regional Convention. It was really fun there was soo much to see and do. We went to Mandeville Park where there are Tigermoths and other aeroplanes stored steam trains etc Lots to see and do also to the Historic park is so very interesting and a woman blacksmith doing iron work also... More 

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JackandGillian, Owner at Esplanade Motels, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We thoroughly enjoyed having the Photographic Group to stay with us and to hear they had a great weekend. We are very pleased with the new units and the new furnishings in several of our existing units. Comfortable chairs are certainly a hit after a busy day. Cheers Gillian More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We stayed in the 2 bedroom unit. It was huge! 3 sofas, large tv, kitchen, washing machine. What more could we want! Wifi allowance was 100MB which was enough as we were out most of the time. I enjoyed waking up to the sound of lambs baaaing nearby. Service from the hosts was friendly and welcoming. I would heartily recommend... More 

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JackandGillian, Owner at Esplanade Motels, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Yes, our large unit is very popular because it is spacious and has all facilities, eg dishwasher/washing machine/two queen beds and room to move around. Pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thanks Gillian More 

Tauranga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

What a find! The units were immaculatley clean, well appointed & comfortable. We suspect that the furniture was very new and tasteful. The owner was very welcoming & helpful regarding things to do & places to eat. Laundry facilites were most useful! We slept SO well that we slept though 2 alarms & then realised we were close to our... More 

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Double Oak, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nites in February. Convenient to town, good kitchen facilities. We thought the motel was amazingly adequate for most any stay. Very comfortable furnishings and excellent bath. We even had a visit from a neighborhood cat which brought us a little taste of home! Highly recommended.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We enjoyed our stay here at the Esplanade the lady owner was lovely and very helpful. The room was very clean and spacious. I found the whole experience here a sheer delight as Gore seemed to be in a pleasant time warp which brought back great memories of past hence. The rooms are almost in my opinon art deco which... More 

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Thank D W
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for one night in mid-January. The staff were very helpful and polite which was nice after such a long drive from Milford Sound. The room was spacious and reasonably appointed considering the price of the accommodation. I would not describe the decor or facilities as modern but they are nice enough. The room was... More 

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Nadi, Fiji
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

Super frIendly and helpful makes all the difference after a long day on the road. Car to town for dinner is truly appreciated. With so much emphasis on furnishings and fit out now days it is so nice to find a place that sparkles because of the service. If you value friendly service you won't be disappointed

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Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here a couple of times it was so good. Lovely people who are so helpful to welcome you and the units have everything you need. All spotlessly clean. The units nearer the road we thought were nicer than out the back and noise not a problem but you would not be disappointed with either

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