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Commodore Motor Lodge

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Friendly staff and clean motel at a reasonable price. If you are looking for an average priced motel with good size rooms then this is the place. It is within walking distance to Countdown supermarket if you need it.

Thank grh55
Paphos District, Cyprus
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Excellent service from the wonderful host Chris. She couldn't do enough for you and made you feel so welcome. Rooms were spacious and very comfortable with strong wi-fi. All in all one of the best motels in which we have stayed. Highly recommended from us. Thank you.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service. Came here on a motorbike tour and the host offered us her car to go to town. One of the group turned up late and was offered the separate room next to ours at the same rate. Great service and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Very friendly and helpful service made staying here very relaxing. Large but older rooms and apartments. Good internet. Rooms are single storey located around a courtyard set back from the road. This end of East Street gets mostly local traffic, as the main highway through Ashburton is West Street. There is some train noise, but it's infrequent. If I'm in...

Thank riom
Waimate, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Enjoyed the opportunity to view 50+ Sky channels, close to restaurants, domain, showgrounds and shopping. Would stay again and recommend to others. Found owners to be caring and extremely helpful and knowledgeable on events and places to visit in Ashburton.

Thank distu2017
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A fabulous place to stay. The lady was lovely. We arrived soaked after a motorcycle journey and she offered us her car to use to go out to dinner to save us getting wet again. The room was nice and comfortable. I would highly recommend it to anyone.

Thank chriscS2947UO
Chris M, Owner at Commodore Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you and I hope you are enjoying the rest of your holiday and staying dry.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had a weekend stay at the Commodore and found everything to our satisfaction. Although it was an older style property it was very well maintained with evidence of improvements over time. Plenty of parking & management were very friendly & helpful. The room we occupied was certainly more spacious than many more modern motel units. We would certainly stay...

Thank retep42
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We only spent one night at the hotel, arrived rather late and left early but altogether this seemed a great place. Quiet comfy rooms, nice bathroom and kitchen area and a very friendly host. Everything you would want in a hotel.

Thank GuenterD1980
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this motel for 4 days while attending a sports tournament in Ashburton. I was going to be on my own for all but one night that my hubby was joining me so didn't need a big room with a full sized kitchen so was very happy to have this slightly smaller room for a cheaper price that...

Thank Chch101
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Hubby and I decided to break out journey to Hanmer Springs with a stopover in Ashburton. This motel was reasonably priced, very clean, comfortable and the owner was very friendly and welcoming. Should the need arise, we would certainly stay here again.

Thank Hottees

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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chris and Paul welcome you to Commodore Motor Lodge accommodation in Ashburton. We offer genuine Kiwi hospitality and a lovely garden setting. Our 14-unit ground-floor Ashburton motel complex is just 1-hour drive south from Christchurch airport and 1 hour from the Mt Hutt ski field. Our spacious clean motel units have fully equipped kitchens and are serviced daily. There is ample off-street parking with children's playground and BBQ area. 50+ Sky TV and wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Commodore Motor Lodge

Address: 814 East Street, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Ashburton
Price Range: €62 - €99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Commodore Motor Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“All the rooms are similar”
michaelhA6897NQ, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in room 10, easy parking, double and single bed in this unit”
distu2017, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All are around a central car park”
E8506JYgeraldb, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“A room away from the road.”
Taranicole349, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Try to avoid the very front unit which is closest to the train line”
del_b, 8 Mar 2013 | Read review
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