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Colonial Motel

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  • Excellent65%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“quiet stay”(2 reviews)
“small dog”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a late arrival but Peter the owner met us with a big smile and a warm greeting. We were led to our hotel room that was clean, fresh and we'll taken care of. Before leaving for our next destination, Peter provided us with...More

Thank Twoknuts
Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial MotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and your appreciation of our facilities and garden. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you return to us someday. It is a pleasure to host people and we do endeavour to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights at the beginning of February in a one bedroomed upstairs unit. The unit was clean comfortable and had all that we needed. We had a view of the hills nearby ,there was a table and chairs on the balcony but...More

Thank SMPG
Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your generous comments and it is a pleasure to help our guests. Glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to your return.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely motel. The unit was very clean and extremely spacious. The service is great and the amenities very good. The rooms are quiet. I would have rated this an excellent, except the beds were too hard and not comfortable. Everything else is...More

Thank 32brucebeach
Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review and we do appreciate the feedback. So pleased that you enjoyed your motel stay but sorry about your bed experience. However we do have many guests who like hard beds and do not wish to have a soft one...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

We pulled in way early and although our room wasn't ready Shona was extremely helpful in giving us tips on things to do and places to eat. When we came back a couple hours later the room was ready and spotless. Again Shona was most...More

Thank Roadees
Reviewed 14 February 2018

The room was a warm friendly space with attention to small details that are appreciated in a New Zealand Motel. Full kitchen and appliances and service ware. Just like home. Thanks to Shona and Peter Therredge for a warm welcome.

Thank chefdartagnan
Response from Peter E, Owner at Colonial MotelResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments and we do like to present a homely motel feel.Glad you enjoyed your stay and we do appreciate your positive feedback.hope you can come back to us at some time.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Blenheim
#9 Romantic Hotel in Blenheim
#9 Luxury Hotel in Blenheim
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Blenheim
#9 Romantic Hotel in Blenheim
#9 Luxury Hotel in Blenheim
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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paulmcpar
4 February 2015|
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Response from Peter E | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The showers are all fixed head except for the access studio,unit8, which is both fixed and hand held flexible.
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"We liked the ground floor"
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"On the opposite side to the local chippy!"
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"A little bit of traffic noise from around 6am and again late evening but not bad. Unit was lovely and..."
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"Our room and bathroom was perfect for wheelchair access."
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