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Isle Of Man
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here overnight before visiting the East Cape. The motel is in a pleasant central location close to shops and restaurants but on quiet riverside. We found the room clean spacious and very well equipped and the staff friendly and helpful. Overall very good value for money

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Hokitika, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 2 nights here. Very comfortable, close to restaurants, easy walk to riverside walkway and Waikanae Beach. Close to marina. Easy access from main road. Spacious unit with separate bedroom. Good facilities in unit. Guest laundry on site.

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Papamoa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely the nicest accommodation I've had in a long while. Room was generously proportioned, as was the bathroom, and was spotlessly clean. Owners were very nice and helpful. Great location, too with restaurants within walking distance.

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Bristol England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night on our way round NZ. Easy parking and a good sized clean room overlooking the harbour. Well placed for restaurants and shops, would use again if in Gisborne. What else do you need in a motel?

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent a couple of nights at the Senator Motor Inn and really enjoyed our stay. The lady in reception was helpful and very friendly and the unit we were in was very clean with everything that we needed. Would stay again.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They allowed us to check in 5 hours early which was great. Service was exceptional and room was always cleaned each day and perfectly located to restaurants and bars in walking distance. Highly recommend

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New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights in this very spacious hotel that was very clean & modern. Very friendly reception staff (owners) who offered some great touring tips. Great location - walking distance to the river, beach, shops & restaurants!

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Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having lived in Gisborne 55 years, but this a motel stay over, what a breath of fresh air. A lovely 2nd floor room looking over the inner harbour. You don't want to go out. If you do you are already in central city. And no noise due to one blind street not feeding the motel site. This ranks in our...

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed here one night and loved it. Clean modern room, comfortable bed and best of all, the wonderful view. All rooms have a water view and it's only a few minutes walk to the town - shops and restaurants. Despite being close to town, it was very quiet and peaceful. The next time we come to Gisborne we...

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always choose the Senator when visiting Gisborne. Its clean and tidy with great view of the harbour. Upstairs rooms a bonus but either worth the visit. Friendly owners always wanting to please and very reasonable rates. Very close to centre of town and all amenities.

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smgltd, Manager at Senator Motor Inn, responded to this review

So glad that you enjoyed your stay and you keep returning to us to stay.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stylish and comfortable motel accommodation in the heart of Gisborne - Senator Motor Inn offers this and more.Our modern harbour side motel is a two minute walk to Central Gisborne’s shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.Each of our spacious self contained suites has its own balcony with views over the bustling inner harbour marina. From here you can take a relaxing riverside stroll along the riverside walkway to the spectacular Waikanae and Midway beaches in one direction or along the riverside walkway alongside the rivers in the other direction.Senator Motor Inn offers top quality motel accommodation for the discerning business traveller or holiday maker during the week or for those special get away from it all weekends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Senator Motor Inn

Address: 2 Childers Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range: ₹ 7,106 - ₹ 8,446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Senator Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gisborne
#2 Romantic Hotel in Gisborne
#2 Business Hotel in Gisborne
#5 Family Hotel in Gisborne
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“Upstairs had a lovely deck & view”
 of 5 bubbles 165gemmad, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Hey! They all look equal, Second level could overlook better.”
 of 5 bubbles alexandersZ6562IV, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an upstairs room lighter and best view of the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles jbh467, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face to the inner harbor with glorious views”
 of 5 bubbles TheTravelInsider, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper level rooms are the best option.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveG988, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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