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Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a one night stopover here when driving from Dunedin to Picton. It was a long drive due to the SH1 closure, but this place was so amazing, really felt well rested ready for the drive next day. Reccomend to all.

1 Thank Vishant S
Auckland, New Zealand
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely four star room on the ground floor, thought it might be noisy but certainly was not, very quiet and private even though it was on the street side. Only just around the corner from cafes and pubs and some quaint shops.

Thank Sonia I
Western Australia, Australia
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44 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a gorgeous little town! We arrived in Reefton early evening and like the look of the Lantern. The staff was so friendly and helpful and we got a lovely newer room behind the main building at a good price. The room was lovely, spacious with comfortable bed, good size bathroom and there was a sitting area, table for two... More 

Thank kebab077
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called on our west coast tour of South Island ,friendly welcome given choice of three units ,all very good very high standard,could not recommend any higher.good food available very close by,guilt town friendly people

Thank Charles S
Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great 2 bedroom extremely modern apartment. Their new ones. Huge apartment. Lots to see at Reefton. Don't listen to the naysayers! Nice choices for eats. River running nearby. Did a quick walk along the river and over the bridge.

1 Thank Mr_Happy_Chappy
LanternCourt, Manager at Lantern Court Motel, responded to this review

Hi Mr Happy Chappy Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful Review on Lantern Court Motel and also your comments on Reefton. We'd love to see you back again one day to view more of what Reefton has to offer. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. Kind Regards Bronwyn & Frank More 

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98 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

It was the first hotel that we went to. We were greeted by a lovely young man and shown the options available. We took a new room upstairs with a balcony. Good sized room with pretty flash fittings and lovely comfortable bed. Highly recommendable. I would definitely stay again next time.

Thank Pieter S
LanternCourt, Manager at Lantern Court Motel, responded to this review

Hi Pieter S Thank you for your great Review and your recommendation for Lantern Court Motel it is much appreciated. The view of the river from the upstairs balcony is lovely and hopefully when you come back again we will turn on some sunshine for you. Kind Regards Bronwyn & Frank More 

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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights here. We found the hosts very warm and personable. We were in the two star unit, so it wasn't flash but they had made an effort to modernise the room with new soft furnishings and outdoor settings. Everything was very clean and the beds were comfortable. Some of the paintwork could benefit from a fresh coat... More 

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LanternCourt, Manager at Lantern Court Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at Lantern Court Motel and also for taking the time to write a Review for us trevord612. We are pleased you found our 2 Star units to be of good value, we are constantly working to upgrade these units so hopefully next time you are back the painting programme will have been completed. Kind... More 

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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We arrived in Reefton after doing the Tranzalpine from Christchurch to Greymouth and then driving back towards Hanmer Springs. Check-in was easy and straightforward. Accommodation does what it says on the tin. Not the most luxurious or modern you will ever find, but has all you will need. The proprietors were very helpful and provided some additional things for our... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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85 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We had two rooms upstairs in the 4 star section. The rooms were lovely. Very clean and the people running/working there were so nice and friendly. We stayed 2 nights and found Reefton to be a lovely little town with very nice local people. Would definitely recommend.

Thank E5891
LanternCourt, Manager at Lantern Court Motel, responded to this review

Hi E5891 Thank you for taking the time to write this awesome Review on Lantern Court and your lovely comments on Reefton in general. We are a small town but have some wonderful outdoor activities to offer and as you say the locals are very welcoming and friendly. We'd love to see you back again sometime. Kind Regards Bronwyn &... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service, cleanliness perfect. Great view to the mountains from balcony. Handy to eateries and our tramp into the Kirwan And Mongomery Huts. Perfect start to our tramping trip. Kerry very helpful in every way. Thank you so much. We will be back "The Happy Trampers"

1 Thank Grimwa

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Lantern Court Motel

Address: 63 Broadway Street, Reefton, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Reefton
Price Range: ₹ 5,814 - ₹ 8,823 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lantern Court Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We thought we would like a first floor room as the view to the hills would have been good but none were available, ground floor was great.”
 of 5 bubbles SoniaI574, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for the top floor, great views”
 of 5 bubbles PieterS90, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It was in a very quiet place.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulH50, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the budget part and although older it was warm and clean.”
 of 5 bubbles letsgosoon2016, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Stand alone studio unit really good value.”
 of 5 bubbles RobNoel, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
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