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A'Abode Motor Lodge

25/06/2017 26/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had anticipated that I would be taking a $10.00 pre-booked taxi from the Motor Lodge to the local airport. [My car was being left there for a fortnight whilst I went on holiday to Sydney]. However, the owner Shaun kindly drove me there for my midday flight. On my return I took a taxi back to my accommodation and...

1Thank bmlawrence
Otorohanga, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We really enjoyed our stay here.Friendly owners and staff. This was perfect for us as there was room in the lounge for our baby to play. Had the best sleep of our trip here as it was nice and quiet. The room was very clean with a well stocked kitchen. We will stay here next time we are traveling that...

1Thank angie616350
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This is my second visit due to my father's hospitalisation. What amazing people, so friendly, welcoming and kind. The motel is very clean, comfortable and Irene and Shaun are amazing hosts. Nothing is a problem and this is so appreciated. Wonderful fresh baking and caring from Irene, and lots of laughs with Shaun. Garden looks really good too:-) Thanks so...

2Thank jackie20172017
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Circumstances lead me to a very last minute i night only booking at this motel. The owners were extremely sympathetic to my needs and even allowed me to stay after leaving time in the morning because my flight was later in the day. The motel is ideally situated for airport, hospital and nice flat walks. Clean, spacious accomodation, equipped very...

1Thank beefay
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I spent two nights recently at A'Abode as my mother was very ill in hospital. Irene and Shaun were kind, compassionate and nothing was a problem. When I left but still had to visit the hospital they offered a carpark for my use whilst I visited my mother. Unfortunately due to the circumstances of my visit I didn't get to...

1Thank realtydream
Porirua, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017

From when we first arrived at the A'Abode the hosts Shaun and Irene were great, they were really welcoming and friendly, and accommodated to our every need, Irene was amazing and caring, Shaun was charming and funny. Our room was perfect, just what we needed, very clean, crisp, modern and roomy! The kids loved it! It has a spa and...

1Thank reesfamily72
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Hi My self and my partner spent 3 nights at the A'Abode in palmerston as our grandson was in palmerston hospital.We found the proprietors of the A'Abode ,warm welcoming, and kind.They were very helpful.The room was very clean,comfortable and very reasonable rated.Quick access to hospital across the road.Which suited us as we were from out of town.I recommend to anyone...

1Thank cocogirl03
Porirua, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The room was spotless - with everything we needed. This motel is ideally situated for everything! lovely comfortable beds. A'abode is a fantastic place, and we will stay again, again and again! Irene and Shaun are the best hosts, so friendly and accommodating. Nothing was too much trouble for these two wonderful people. We would recommend A'Abode to everyone. Mary...

1Thank lauriemary01
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Very friendly hosts. Nice modern bathroom. Very clean and tidy motel. Comfortable beds with tidy linen. Easy to find when travelling from the North of the city. Conveniently located in a quiet location. Excellent value for families.

1Thank nelsonfamily2017
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely stay under difficult personal circumstances, grwst empathy and sense of humour . Shaun and Irene were amazing making it feel like a home away from home. The room was very clean and staff very friendly.

1Thank Mary-Jane A

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25/06/2017 26/06/2017
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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable, clean, welcoming and affordable motel accommodation, just a 3 minute drive from the Palmerston North Airport and the centre of town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A'Abode Motor Lodge

Address: 35 Ruahine Street | Papaioea, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Palmerston North
Hotel Class:4 star — A'Abode Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Have stayed twice, in 2 different rooms, both very comfortable.”
jackie20172017, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Even the studio unit is a good size. Owner was happy to show me options before choosing.”
beefay, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 11 where we stayed had good spa bath.”
, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are bigger and nicer, but you have to carry all your stuff up the external stairs.”
Stan061, 20 Jun 2013 | Read review
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