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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had a 3 bdr apartment which was really nice, spacious and well spec'd. It had a lovely outdoor space and furniture and the rooms were big. Comfy beds. Owners were very accommodating to our last minute change. Central location and quiet.

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello and thankyou for taking the time to write a review following your stay. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the 3 bedroom apartment. It is definitely my choice of stay of all the rooms we have to offer. Private, comfortable ... almost a home away from home! We do hope to see you again at Northgate Motor Lodge.

Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My stay was great. Just a quick walk to the venue for a 70th birthday. Walking distance to the city and the sea. I would choose to stay again. There was a lot of traffic during the day but quieter at night. It is on the main route into the city.

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello and thankyou for reviewing your stay. We are pleased that the location suited you well. Yes, we are on a main road as are the majority of motels. We would enjoy seeing you again in the future.

Turangi, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had a wonderful overnight stay at this Motor Lodge. The unit was clean, warm and modern. The location was convenient to town and there was parking right outside our unit, which was up the back and incredibly quiet. It was a very relaxing and comfortable place to stay and will be the first place I come to stay when...

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou for your positive and honest review of your stay. Yes, the units up the driveway are quiet...so are the lovely studios with super king beds with the double glazing. We are pleased you had a relaxing stay, just what a break away from home should be. We hope to see you again soon.

Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This was my first visit to New Plymouth and I found a clean warm unit & very friendly people. I was only a 5 min walk from conference venue which made it very easy and about 20 minute walk to CBD with a super market handy also. Thank you

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou for choosing to stay at our motel while here for a conference. The motel is in a handy location to many amenities. We hope to see you again on your next visit to the city. Thankyou for your review.

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

My daughter, baby granddaughter and I stayed two nights last weekend in New Plymouth. The weather was wild wet, windy and cold so having a lovely clean, warm, well appointed motel room with Sky TV and full kitchen facilities was perfect for us to relax. The staff were friendly and helpful on checking in.

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello and thankyou for your heart warming review. Yes, the weather wasn't so kind, but we are pleased you found your unit to be a perfect place to relax. We thankyou for staying and hope to see you again perhaps when the weather is sunny and warm!

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Owners have gone to great length to ensure a good and comfortable stay.We were upgraded without asking and enjoyed a warm and cosy stay despite record storm conditions. We enjoyed the use of the spa pool each day to warm up and relax after a day out.

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Well we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay... sometimes we treat guests that book directly through the motel with an upgrade when we are able to. And we are so pleased you appreciated that and the spa pool to warm up after a day out exploring. Do stay again and thankyou very much for your review.

Reviewed 20 June 2016

Easy to find, centrally located, the accomodation was clean, quiet and good value for money. Free Internet and Sky meant i could watch the second Wales v All Blacks test from my room. Happy to recommend this place and would stay again

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

And wasn't that a great game to watch... nothing like watching the ABs from the comfort of your room when away from home. It sounds like you had a great stay for your first time to New Plymouth. We hope to see you again and thankyou very much for your review.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 June 2016

These people give outstanding service. The motel is very handy to everything and even on a main road it is very quiet. Rooms are large and very clean. We have stayed there 3 times now and would not think of going anywhere else.

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Well we are so pleased that you keep coming back and are still finding your stay value for money. We are always trying to keep the rooms well maintained and fresh... and you may have noticed this. Keep coming back and tell others about us too! Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us, we really appreciate...

Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Motel situated in a nice quiet location on the edge of town which is within easy walking distance. All facilities provided and a good comfortable bed. Very pleasant and welcoming reception. Will certainly return should we visit New Plymouth in the future.

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello and thankyou for reviewing your stay with us. We do hope that you stay with us again, as we can see you enjoyed your stay. And yes... recommend us please. New Plymouth is a great place, come again soon.

Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

The most amazing customer service ever experienced at a Motel. Serviced daily even did our dishes which was well beyond their duties. Rang to ask if we wanted breakfast as we ordered it on day 1. Very attentive had everything we needed and more highly reccomended

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Paul W, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your great comments and we are happy to provide a good service, especially to those who appreciate it.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • 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)
MY SKY HDi (50+ channels, recordable decoders) now in our Super King Studios! Or book a Queen Studio with GUEST SELECT, you be in control of what you'd like to watch!! 23 comfortable non-smoking serviced studio units. Fully equipped with cooking facilities allowing guests to be fully self contained. FREE wireless broadband internet and the use of a business centre. Quiet heat pumps/air conditioners in all studios adds to a comfortable stay throughout the year. Te Henui & Coastal walkway access on our doorstep. Enjoy Pukekura Park, the Bowl of Brooklands and the local beaches all within walking distance. Private and relaxing garden and BBQ area. Complimentary use of bikes, DVD players and a selection of DVDs. Park right outside of your room for easy access and security. Walking distance to supermarkets, takeaway outlets and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 16 Northgate Motor Lodge

Address: 16-18 Northgate, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: €77 - €90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 16 Northgate Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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16 Northgate Motor Lodge New Plymouth, New Zealand - Taranaki
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#3 Best Value Hotel in New Plymouth
#7 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
#12 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
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“If you're in the front rooms, you will need to keep the double glazed windows closed... bit of road noise.”
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