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“Dirty, dirty, dirty” 2 of 5 bubbles
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Tudor Motor Lodge
Ranked #40 of 64 Hotels in Hamilton
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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“Dirty, dirty, dirty”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2011

The motel was in a good location as it was in walking distance of the central city. The reception staff were friendly, however having their pets in the front office was a bit off, especially when the cat farted and smelt the place out.
Our room was very dated, but we knew that when we booked in so it wasn't a surprise. It was a surprise though to find we had to slept in single beds, it had two rooms and there were four single beds which was a big weird.
The room was dirty, we found rubbish from what looked like a party underneath one of the beds, cans and wrappers and dead bugs everywhere. Yuck!

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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karen l, Owner at Tudor Motor Lodge, responded to this review, September 28, 2011
I am truely sorry that you found your unit dirty-no excuse but it was an extremely busy week-end(world cup rugby) and your unit obviously missed vaccuming. The room is set up for groups of 4 individuals. We have only owned the motel for 6 months and are trying hard to upgrade and refurbish the units. And hey kittens are like babies you dont always know what they're going to do
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Tudor Motor Lodge

Property: Tudor Motor Lodge
Address: 24 - 26 Thackeray Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #40 of 64 Hotels in Hamilton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Tudor Motor Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 24
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Tudor Motor Lodge is an older style motel, situated 7 mins walking distance of Hamilton CBD, 10 mins walk to hospital and clinics and close to 2 major supermarkets. Our units, though not modern, are clean, tidy and affordable. We have special rates for groups and extended stays. We are pet friendly and allow well behaved pets to stay with you in your unit. We are currently in the process of upgrading and hope to have completed all units by Jan 2012 ... more   less 
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