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ASURE Ambassador Motor Lodge

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296 Thames Highway, Oamaru 9400 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed for a week and were very impressed by the friendly, helpful staff. The motel was spotlessly clean, very comfortable and lovely and warm. Great location, we walked into town, close to the hockey turf. Most definitely would stay again. Couldn't fault it.

Thank M G
Reviewed 21 July 2018

At short notice a family room was secured for an overnight school holiday trip. On arrival we were welcomed into a warm 2 bedroom unit and given a treat of muffins. The rooms are spacious and clean and would be ideal for a much longer...More

Thank ratz297
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 22 July 2018

Thanks so much for that great feedback. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope you had a great holiday with the family Bret

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Pros - 1) Room clean and heated. Washroom has a small heater as well 2) Very reasonable pricing @ ~ NZD 120/night 3) Very friendly and helpful service 4) Free wifi 5) You get complimentary freshly baked muffins + chocolates + milk upon check in...More

Thank feizhu
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 21 July 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a great review. I'm so glad you liked what we offer all our valued guests Bret

Reviewed 6 July 2018

Great place to stay to explore the lovely city of Oamaru or just overnight. Large very clean rooms some with a spar bath. Kitchenette with microwave and plates and cutlery etc.washing machine and dryer available for very small charge. Welcomed with a fresh muffin. Never...More

Thank gingermegs52
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 21 July 2018

Thanks very much for your wonderful review. It really makes our day to hear you continue to enjoy staying with us. We look forward to seeing you again Bret

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Stayed in a King room. Wow, both my partner and I are extremely impressed with the layout, set up and small touches that they've thought of (like having a small torch beside the bed). Extremely comfortable bed, great night's sleep, and very friendly staff. Appreciated...More

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Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks very much for such a wonderful review. Your words mean a lot to me as it shows we seem to be meeting our aim of meeting and surpassing our guests needs. Ka kite ano Bret

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About
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Bret and Christine welcome you to Ambassador Motor Lodge situated at the north end of the Oamaru Central Business District. At our 11-unit motel we strive to offer the best in comfort and hospitality, offering ...More home-baked muffins to all guests on arrival. As we have both travelled extensively we feel we have good insight to travellers' needs and are happy to assist with itineraries if required. We are a Qualmark 4-star rated property and have been awarded 'Silver' under the Qualmark Sustainable Tourism criteria Our room layouts comprise studio, 1 and 2-bedroom units, 6 with spa baths. All are ground-floor and smoke-free. Off-street-parking at your unit door. Cooked, continental and light breakfasts delivered to your unit on request. We provide free unlimited Wireless Internet for our guests, Sky 50+ channels TV and corporate charge back facilities from most of the popular local restaurants. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Best Value
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Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$86 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$86 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
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Hi Karen...Most motels offer a free controlled amount daily. This place was the same. Had some difficulty logging on but was assisted by obliging friendly staff. Zenbu system can be troublesome we find. We enjoyed staying... More
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"If you like space pay for the more expensive rooms. Not a huge difference in price range, over all the room..."
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"Friendly staff, great location, lovely amenities"
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"When booking in definitely request a unit towards the back of the complex so as to avoid traffic noise."
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"Ask for studio room at back as its back from road"
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