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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location literally 5 mins to airport, great service and clean comfortable rooms. Would highly recommend! Quite popular, it was full when we stayed. We had a hire car and the service station was up the road and several eateries around for dinner.

Thank Erica T
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 1st night accomodation in South Island. Clean and warm room. Seems renovated recently. Friendly and helpful Motel Manager. Bed is comfortable for a good night rest. Conveniently located. Minutes to town.

Thank Joanne N
sunshine coast
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms double glazed I think so noise not a problem. Car parking at front of property. The staff were very good and went that extra mile especially with ideas of what to do, where to eat. Rooms spacious, very clean. Nz studios never seem to have shelving for groceries and clothing for long term travellers.

Thank ozdrifter
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night on way to a funeral. A blissfully night away from children. The greeting was superb. I was taken to a warm and spotless room with all amenities and given a decent sized bottle of milk. Fully operational sky channels kept me entertained and I had a great nights sleep in a comfy bed. There is some... More 

Thank sssquirrel2014
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Really clean motel and nice stay. Room was warm and had electric blanket too. Owners were super friendly and helpful - great recommendation for dinner - thank you. We had takeaways so would have liked a larger spoon for dishing up but that would be the only negative comment we would have. Will definitely be back to stay.

Thank KR9119
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56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Southern hospitality at it's best. Our room was ground floor as requested. This accommodation was booked online with no deposit. We arrived on a cold winter day the heating was on in the room. Large king bed which was very comfortable, linen was changed during our 7 day stay..Frig,toaster, tea and coffee sachets refreshed each day, microwave,stove top,and electric jug.... More 

Thank Sheila M
Dunedin, New Zealand
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

I have been using this motel for a number of years now and am never disappointed. The rooms are quiet, clean and well appointed and the hosts are very friendly and helpful. It is always a pleasure to stay at Taylors.

Thank PensbyLad
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

It was a flying visit for work, checked in at 7pm and was gone by 4am the following morning. Cant tell you one bad thing about the place. Super convenient location. The hotelier was one of the friendliest and helpful people ive ever met.down to suggesting the best places to eat (sorry went with KFC). The heater was already on... More 

Thank 177bradleyr
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Stayed at this motel in early September, we booked a room as below. Rubbish, and not the truth, no Balcony, a toy hair dryer, an uncomfortable bed, nowhere to hang cloths. poor water pressure. You can get a Room at Sydney Airport for the same price and triple the size. $89 in Ashburton for this and not explained on the... More 

1 Thank Bob M
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Was arriving really late one night, they were lovely and had the room all set up for me, heater on and everything. Bed was comfy, room was warm and it was nice and quiet. Would recommend for any traveller. 10/10 would recommend

Thank Taranicole349

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts, Craig and Rebecca Lambie with young family, provide genuine superior service, comfortable, relaxed and friendly welcome. We also offer Free WiFi and espresso coffee, chai or hot chocolate upon arrival. Taylors Motel is your Ashburton home-away-from-home. We are the closest motel to town located in a quiet garden setting facing north. Walk outside your downstairs unit to a lovely lawn area with swing seat, and bbq or enjoy the magnificent views of the southern Alps from upstairs. We have in-house meal options and restaurant opposite. We are located 1 hour South of Christchurch and a 45 min drive to Mt Hutt Skifield. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taylors Motel

Address: 770 East Street | Ashburton, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Ashburton
Price Range: €77 - €108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Taylors Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Ground floor if travelling with luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles 71SheilaM, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 was good.”
 of 5 bubbles 177bradleyr, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't take the small room”
 of 5 bubbles 473bobm, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We picked the 2 bedroom apartment with King , full kitchen and second tv in bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles jana50, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“One bed apartment upstairs is sunny and very little noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 503cheriem, 1 May 2016 | Read review
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