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    Colonial Lodge Motel

    509 Thames Highway, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent24%
    • Very good56%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    “road noise” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    333 reviews
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here as a family and were in a back unit which was very quiet and we enjoyed our stay. My grandchild loved the playground which had everything but all things were worn out like the basketball hoop the lining on the trampoline etc...More

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    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    What one expects but no more. Clean, comfy bed but it seemed jaded. It is 5 minutes drive from the centre of town so not an ideal location so a bit on the expensive side. Wifi did not work. As an aside, beware poorly signed...More

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    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    Really friendly service, lovely managers in my opinion. The man even helped me replace my van's tire hahaha! Helped me with all my questions. Room was really clean and tidy. Nice quiet area, was a really pleasant stay there for three days! :) Recommended highly.

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    Response from Marris B, Manager at Colonial Lodge Motel

    Thank you very much for your lovely feedback. It was a pleasure to have you with us. I hope you had a wonderful holiday in NZ

    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    Although clean & tidy the accommodation was very basic & dated. Not value for money at all. The fridge froze our milk & wifi didn't work. Manager was very rude, said we must have adjusted fridge temperature! Pointed out to him this (and wifi problem)...More

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    Response from Marris B, Manager at Colonial Lodge Motel

    Thank you very much for your feedback, we take it very serious and we taken the most effort to check our equipment and we are more as certain our fridge is working fine. Out side of office hours we only normal answer emergency calls and...More

    Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

    Very friendly reception lady. Room is very clean and tidy. Beautiful surroundings. They have several lovely alpacas to look at. Free wifi and car park. Good value for money. Definitely will come back.

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    Response from Marris B, Manager at Colonial Lodge Motel

    Thank you very much for your lovely comments, We working hard to keep a high standard of cleanliness. Always a pleasure if people enjoying their stay with us. See you next time.

    Highfield Mews, Oamaru
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms at the back are peaceful"
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    "Rooms 8,9,10 are furthest away from highway so quieter."
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    "The group of units in the back are further from the road and quieter, though really I doubt if any of them..."
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    "A room around the rear of the building is quieter"
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