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New Castle Motor Lodge

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#40 of 93 Hotels in Rotorua
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to the New Castle Motor Inn. We were upgraded to a one bedroom apartment at no extra cost. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The motor inn is situated in a quiet part of Rotorua off Fenton Street.

Thank Wis455
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a 6 hour drive, we could not have been happier to get to the New Castle Motor Lodge. Had a room designed specifically for 3 people, which was great, and it backed up onto a nice little patio. Fairly close walk to the nearest grocery store. Nice clear room with lots of kitchen stuff and great water pressure in...

Thank Michelle S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great little place to stay. The man at reception was very friendly and text to check our arrival time. Got upgraded on arrival also. Love the light's around the place at night time. No air conditioning but otherwise really good place to stay.

New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Great start when we got upgraded to an appartment. Quiet surroundings outside the cbd but an easy drive to everywhere. Comfy beds, good facilities & very nice spa bath. Only gripe is no airconditioning but fans available & free Wifi was average

Thank Craig G
Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Booked into the luxury studio which is far from luxurious,tired decor,broken fittings. Very uncomfortable beds! Single bed was mattress on top of a couch. Booked & paid for seven nights but left after 5. Within this se 5days not once did we have the bath or toilet cleaned. Lights very dim had removed bulbs and covered with cardboard. See pictures....

3Thank blayze01jp
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Despite being located slightly away from the Rotorua CBD, the NCML has very spacious rooms and bathroom. The owners were very friendly and welcoming. Fans were provided and you would want to use them as you get the lovely sulphur smell coming into the room if you have the windows open!

Thank Cameron D
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights. Motel offer good, easy park area, nice room size and setup. Handy wifi access. Location is close to city and other activities. No air conditioning in hot weather while electric fans can be helpful.

Thank Missionsonroad
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This lodge is located in the quieter corner near town, so we liked the quiet atmosphere. We could even watch the stars on the balcony at night! Do not have to pay for the star gazing at the skyline place. The rooms were big and clean. We were given a room suitable for 4 persons, but there's only 2 of...

Thank Soon Thiam C
Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Travelling with family, we booked 2 rooms and stayed 2 nights. Both rooms slept 3 - 1x QB & 1x SB. Each room had a stove, mini-fridge, kettle (tea & coffee - although the mini-milks are not replaced in your fridge as part of the room's daily service), an ensuite bathroom and a small back porch. The rooms were very...

Thank Kracker_1
Whangarei Heads, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We only stayed 2 nights. It was not far from the town, easy to find. The beds were very comfortable. It was busy but very quiet. TVs in both rooms. It was lovely to come back in the evening to Christmas lights outside. We found it very clean. Definitely would stay there again

Thank jpindred

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about New Castle Motor Lodge

Address: 18 Ward Avenue, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: ₹ 3,874 - ₹ 9,223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — New Castle Motor Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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New Castle Motor Hotel Rotorua
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#15 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
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“We had an upstairs unit and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles jpindred, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for upstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles 685garryh, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Let them know your needs and I'm sure they will ensure your needs are met.”
 of 5 bubbles Simply_elegant2014, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors would less dark.”
 of 5 bubbles JGoldsmith2013, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Depending on your mobility you can stipulate an upstairs or downstairs room. Upstairs is better view, downstairs has a little garden”
 of 5 bubbles 8623PaulineS, 2 May 2016 | Read review
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