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Waitomo Caves, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was clean but needs updating. Bed could have done with a new mattress as the one I had was old and hard and probably past its use by date. I noticed that the cupboards in bathroom did not meet and a few stains in carpet and it just looked old and tired Hosts were awesome and friendly Centrally located

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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93 reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

They say a picture tells a thousand words, but in this case, the pictures didn't tell the full story. While the unit was clean, apart from some stains on the carpet, it was very dated in its decor and quite inconvenient. There were no easy chairs and to watch the television one had to sit (or lie) on the beds.... More 

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Thank Murray L
Greater Perth, Australia
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here with two young children and enjoyed it. There is a large downstairs area with functional kitchen and big dining room table. Two rooms upstairs with comfy clean beds. Nice staff, shared guest laundry. Looks like the place was recently refurbished but they need to clean the walls a bit. Other than the walls everything else was very... More 

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Whakatane, New Zealand
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Having a small family to consider, we really think about where we stay. The hosts were very polite and lovely with great customer services. The room itself was out dated with a 90s nostalgia and semi clean. The pool was unusable as it had a malfunction and was waiting on a part to fix the problem. All and all we... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Facilities extremely poor. Smelly dirty room which hadn't even been cleaned and with a bath which didn't even work - offered to move us after we had totally unpacked knowing that we wouldn't - no discount offered. Old chewing gum stuck to carpet under the beds in lounge and bedroom. Owner had the audacity to falsely accuse us of damaging... More 

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Angela w, Manager at Aquarius Motor Inn, responded to this review

This Guest checked in on the 12th December 2015 and stayed for 1 night. On check out did not tell us about the broken coffee table or the wallpaper that was scratched off into a circular shape and left. We contacted the guest about this but the guest insisted the wallpaper damage was not their doing and told us the... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

I stayed for 2 nights in March for work as where I normally stay didn't have 2 nights available. I have stayed at Aquarius Motor Inn many years ago and knew it may be a little dated in some aspects now. That said I was more than happy with my room that was clean and had everything I needed, lounge... More 

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Thank 2MEKES
Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

Stayed for 5 days here and every night was so quiet I slept like a baby which is very rare for me. The room was spotless when we arrived and the staff were all so friendly and nice. Free parking and great wifi. The room was dated but it was so clean I didnt care. Everything was in working order... More 

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Thank Lacey R
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We are at here at the moment and the room is nice and tidy. Even though it was small it was OK for us for one night. The owners are very friendly and made sure we were comfortable. Has an inside heated pool and free WiFi. Also has a little kitchenette, bathroom set up nicely.

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Thank Cecily W
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Yes the service was good but once we got to our room it was not what we had paid for, holes in the walls, carpet ripped up, curtains didn't fully go across the window and just not a very pleasant room to be in. Also stated it had a heated pool which was freezing. Have stayed at much nicer places... More 

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Thank Samantha A
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed 1 night here. Although decor dated the unit was spotless. Andrew at desk very good to deal with. G8 indoor pool. The parking was limited but all worked in the end. Ash trays outside provided and kept clean. Recommend for value

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aquarius Motor Inn is a Family Orientated Motel. We have large, spacious rooms and enjoy catering for families and sports groups.Our Indoor Heated Pool is available all year round. We are very close to Hamilton Rugby Stadium, and a 30 min walk into town.Come and stay and enjoy the friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aquarius Motor Inn

Address: 230 Ulster St., | P.O. Box 9057, Hamilton, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Hamilton
Price Range: ₹ 4,705 - ₹ 7,909 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aquarius Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Get in early to get a decent car park - this would be the most crowded for parking we've ever seen!”
 of 5 bubbles MurrayL831, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Far end room on the left being the last was nice and quiet with no noticeable road/traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles 2MEKES, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“i had a room at the back of the building on the bottom and didnt hear a sound!”
 of 5 bubbles 171laceyr, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the east side get alot of sunshine throughout the day.”
 of 5 bubbles dleauga, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“There are good Studio units on ground floor and Executive Studio units on the upper floors these are both reasonably priced, perfect for an overnight stay that we had or very suitable for a longer stay. Very little traffic noise during the night.”
 of 5 bubbles mel19462015, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
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