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Senator Motor Inn

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We recently stayed here one night and loved it. Clean modern room, comfortable bed and best of all, the wonderful view. All rooms have a water view and it's only a few minutes walk to the town - shops and restaurants. Despite being close to town, it was very quiet and peaceful. The next time we come to Gisborne we...

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

Very glad you enjoyed your stay

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We always choose the Senator when visiting Gisborne. Its clean and tidy with great view of the harbour. Upstairs rooms a bonus but either worth the visit. Friendly owners always wanting to please and very reasonable rates. Very close to centre of town and all amenities.

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

So glad that you enjoyed your stay and you keep returning to us to stay.

Bay Of Plenty
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Great spot, clean facilities and adequately appointed. Parking was no problem. Our room had a nice outlook toward the marina. We only had a brief encounter with the staff when booking in and the lady was most helpful. Close to a couple of nice places to dine out and have a few drinks. If we go back to Gisborne this...

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are so very glad you enjoyed your stay

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We are staying here tonight. Was greeted by the sweet owner who could not help us enough. Rooms are great size. So clean. Bed is so comfortable. And laying here on the single looking out to the view tops my perfect day off .

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

Very happy you enjoyed your stay

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had a lovely time here. Very clean and spacious room and facilities. The hosts are lovely, really helped us out when we had car trouble! Cant speak highly enough of this motor inn! Excellent value for money too.

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Very glad the car got all sorted and you were able to continue on your holiday.

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Nice clean motel with harbour views. Comfortable furniture and beds. Very helpful and friendly staff. Door out to outside seating overlooking the harbour. Gisborne is mighty quiet on a Sunday night, deserted!

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

Sunday would be the quietest night of the week, peaceful and relaxing. Glad you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stayed for one night. The proprietors could not have been more accommodating and helpful. Recommended a local restaurant which was excellent. Room was presented beautifully - spacious, comfortable and clean and located centrally but in a quiet corner overlooking the harbour. Thank you.

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We are glad you enjoyed your stay

Redmond,WA
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I reviewed this in Oct/Nov 2014. Since then I've been back the same time in 2015 and now in 2016 again too, and it is time to update you on the property and the experience. Well, actually, nothing has changed. It is still as wonderful as it was two years ago, and the units are still in as-new condition. The...

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

We are glad you still enjoyed our motor inn. We look forward to your next visit.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Room was spotless and large., Bathroom was new. Bed was very comfortable. Great position...2 minute walk to town or beach. Staff were welcoming and very helpful. Lovely outlook over harbour and patio to sit out on.

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We are very glad you enjoyed your stay at the Senator Motor Inn.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This place is very well located with some great places to eat close by. Beach and river were close by. The room was clean with a comfortable bed and all the amenities you would expect. The only drawback was noise. We were there three nights. There was moderate road noise on Wed and Thur nights but Friday was too noisy....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stylish and comfortable motel accommodation in the heart of Gisborne - Senator Motor Inn offers this and more.Our modern harbour side motel is a two minute walk to Central Gisborne’s shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.Each of our spacious self contained suites has its own balcony with views over the bustling inner harbour marina. From here you can take a relaxing riverside stroll along the riverside walkway to the spectacular Waikanae and Midway beaches in one direction or along the riverside walkway alongside the rivers in the other direction.Senator Motor Inn offers top quality motel accommodation for the discerning business traveller or holiday maker during the week or for those special get away from it all weekends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Senator Motor Inn

Address: 2 Childers Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range: €93 - €106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Senator Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gisborne
#2 Romantic Hotel in Gisborne
#2 Business Hotel in Gisborne
#5 Family Hotel in Gisborne
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“First floor”
rosaliee180, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“An upstairs room would be better, as downstairs is quite public with a footpath right outside the windows which meant I had to keep the net curtains drawn for privacy. Also the lighting was very general and a bit bland so perhaps more specific lamps would help.”
826gillianh, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs for great view.”
JaneC667, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs had a lovely deck & view”
165gemmad, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Hey! They all look equal, Second level could overlook better.”
alexandersZ6562IV, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
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