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“Lovely, warm motel with very friendly staff.” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge
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Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge
Ranked #17 of 32 Hotels in Blenheim
Canberra, Australia
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Lovely, warm motel with very friendly staff.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2013 via mobile

This motel is the perfect place to spend 1-2 nights exploring NZ wine country. Staff were really friendly and helpful, and the wireless Internet was free and able to be topped up when needed. The in room spa was a great way to unwind after long days on the bike!

  • Stayed January 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 bubbles
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2013

The best quality motel / hotel you will find for the price you pay. You can literally smell the cleanliness. Great quality utensils. Friendly reception. Highly recommend it. Full kitchen, nice spa bath.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Auckland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2012

Very friendly at check-in and during any interaction. The upstairs unit was clean, modern,with a very comfortable bed. There was a spa bath in the bathroom and a very good shower. It was all spotless. The kitchen was well supplied with utensils etc. I was worried the road noise would wake me (as its on a main road) but I was surprised it didn't. Close to town so can walk to restaurants etc. Will stay here again.

Room Tip: Upstairs units get more sun and have a spa bath.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Blake18
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marlborough
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2012

We had a fabulous night at the well set up Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge. We had an upstairs room with a lovely balcony, a big spa bath (with amazing water pressure!), a full kitchen and so tidy and modern.
Nick and Liza are great hosts, friendly, happy people, just the kind of people who should be running a Motel!
It is close to town and there are some great restaurants nearby as well as a nice little tavern.
We will definately stay there again and will reccommend it to others as well.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

We stopped here on our honeymoon, it was a short notice booking, and we were looked after exceptionally well, (not least the free bottle of bubbly and nice card in the room). Very clean, very good value, would certainly visit again, but next time, it won't be a honeymoon. Oh and the new husband says the spa bath was excellent.

Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2012

We recently spent three weeks travelling around New Zealand and found this motel to be best value overall. We stayed in a Studio Spa unit which was very roomy, spotlessly clean and up-to-date. We stayed for three nights so the drawer storage space was important to us. It had an extra bedroom, full kitchen and spa. Very good inexpensive laundry facilities. The owner is very friendly and helpful.

Room Tip: After speaking with another guest, I would say that the Studio Spa unit offers best value and comfor...
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  • Stayed February 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank CBB2
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Mumbai
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151 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2012

Peaceful location, the host was warmth personified and had several helpful suggestions about local activities (despite, as we later learnt from staff, his wife being in hospital). Comfortably appointed rooms with all the amenities we needed. After a long drive from Franz Josef Glacier in persistent rain, we did not have the energy to explore town.
However we had a very comfortable night's rest, did our laundry (coin operated washer / dryer on site), and left in time to catch the Inter-Islander ferry to Wellington.

Staff was very helpful and let us print the Ferry Tickets in their office.

Would recommend this hotel to anybody seeking a comfortable stay at a good price.

Room Tip: Rooms on the Ground Floor are better if you have much luggage
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge

Property: Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge
Address: 68 Main Street | Blenheim, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Blenheim
#7 Romantic Hotel in Blenheim
#12 Luxury Hotel in Blenheim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Expect a warm welcome from one of Blenheim's newest motels in the heart of Marlborough. The Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge, offering superb corporate and family accommodation just a few minutes walk from the town center, is the ideal base for visitors to Marlborough. It has a range of units to suit businesspeople, families or travelers, with Superking beds, and spa baths in most units. An excellent restaurant/bar is also located next door. ... more   less 
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