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Harbour View Motel Picton

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

So you may have heard about that big earthquake in New Zealand? Apparently these jerks didn't. As soon as we heard that the earthquake had damaged the ferry docks in Picton, we contacted the hotel asking if there was any flexibility in their cancellation policy (a full 3 days before our booking). We were told no, the ferries were running... More 

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Thank whatiswhatwas
carynod, Owner at Harbour View Motel Picton, responded to this review

Hi There, very sorry you are unhappy with our decision regarding your stay. The earthquake has had a huge impact on all New Zealand businesses. We have not charged any customers in the first 3 days after the quake and no customers were charged who gave the 3 days notice required in the booking conditions after that. Unfortunately you only... More 

Santa Cruz, California
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The motel is located a short walk from the ferry terminal and water taxi. Although it is not a super fancy hotel, the rooms were clean and comfortable and the hosts were nice and very accommodating. We stayed here both before and after doing the queen charlotte and it was great.

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms were spacious but unfortunately the bathroom had no shower screen and we ended up with water all over the floor every morning and had to put towels down so not to slip. We weren't give much information on arrival as they appeared to be quite busy and had to go back several times to Reception to ask questions.... More 

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Elko, Nevada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. The driveway into the motel is narrow and kind of steep and can be a bit difficult to maneuver a vehicle in, but thankfully the hotel owners helped guide us around. The staff was very friendly and offered a complimentary milk upon check-in followed by a tour of the room and some advice on... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great motel. The rooms are spacious, clean and modern. We visited Picton on a cold weekend but the room was warm and comfortable. The views are tremendous. With the fabulous service and accommodating staff I would not hesitate to recommend this motel if you are staying in Picton.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to stay at this gem of a motel after walking the Queen Charlotte Sound Track for four days. We needed a good shower, quiet room, comfortable bed and somewhere close by to walk for dinner - this place ticks all those boxes and more. We were met by the helpful owners who carried my case up... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely place to stay I only wished I had found it at the beginning of my holiday as I would have stayed longer 😀 its cosy has everything you need, light great views, friendly staff and a home away from home comfort. Really fantastic- thank you 😊

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Thank ozwoodsie
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent staf, low cost, great room, clean, nice location, Great view of harbor and sound. Waliking distance to all important areas Bathroom and showers are excellent. Rooms are big. Free WiFi and parking is free next to hotel. Safe place to visit and right by all the areas you want to go to for any activities. Can highly reccomend place

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1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good location, very friendly hosts, great view from room and front patio, parking wasn't easiest we'd encountered but overall tidy there was no exhaust fan and no ice in fridge. Room was good size suited for couples and families. Fair value for money

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London
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fantastic place! We stayed in a two bedroomed apartment which was fabulous. So great that we'd have happily moved in and stayed for months! Fully equipped, luxuriously comfortable and with a fantastic view from a large balcony over the harbour and Marlborough Sounds. Also a short walk to Picton and cafes etc. The apartment was immaculate and the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique studio accommodation in the heart of Picton with stunning views of Picton Harbour, the marina and surrounding landscape. Your Hosts Kim & Ian 30 Waikawa Road, Picton ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour View Motel Picton

Address: 30 Waikawa Rd, Picton, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: €80 - €178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Harbour View Motel Picton 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Must have is a Harbour View room”
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“Ask for a room with a Seaview.”
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“if you dont mind the stairs, the two bedroom unit is very nice.”
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“Top Floor rooms are more costly but the views are worth it”
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