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Pukekura Motor Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Hard to rate this, it was a lovely unit new, clean and modern with good parking and close to the centre of town. However there was a fold down seat in my shower that decided to fall down on me during my shower as I was getting ready for my days meetings. I know from my family having one of...

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I apologised to you and was very concerned that you had been hurt. I did ask if you were alright which you then said you had a huge bruise. We locked the room off that day and had it inspected. All the staff have been informed of what happened also. I'm sorry that you felt...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I travel often for work, and find accommodation hit and miss in New Plymouth, I wish I found this place sooner!! Pleasant host, and very quiet room. Good off street parking, quick checkout. Will definitely stay again.

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Great motel with gym. Super friendly hosts - nothing was a problem. Spacious living area and is as good as it looks. Close to city centre and supermarkets. Walk along the coastal boardwalk a must do. We will return when next visiting!

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. See you next time.

Applecross
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We had family of 4 adults and 3 kids so booked 3 rooms, 2x studio and 2bdrm. The rooms are very modern and clean. The 2bdrm was great having the kitchen and lounge area. Lady from reception bought over a bbq for us to use which was great. The motel is across from racecourse and close to town which is...

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi guys thanks for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. See you next time.

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was our second visit to Pukekura Motor Lodge and it now has new owners. We were as pleased this time as our last visit, the service is exceptional, the units are well laid out and or good quality, and the cleanliness is impeccable. An added bonus is having the full range of Sky channels which we loved, nothing worse...

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay again. See you next year.

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Arrived with four bikes and they gave us the use of a large cupboard and it's key so we could store them safely. Rooms had everything we needed, fridge, sink, crockery, cutlery, heatpump, TV and Sky and free internet. Shower was lovely and clean and plenty of hot water. The bed was one of the most comfortable I've slept on...

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights early Jan. We had a two bedroom family room. It was well furnished. For the size of the bathroom we would have expected a bath being a family room, there was ample room for one... the cook top in the kitchen didn't work nor did the oven. On check out they tried...

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are very sorry you had a bad experience. All the issues you had would have been solved quite easily. I understand at the end of your holiday you didn't need these issues. It appears that everything that could go wrong in your room did. We hope you had your key tag in without this the wifi oven and cook...

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights during the Round the Mountain Cycle Classic and found it to a pleasant place to stay. Supermarket is a 10 minute walk away, Pukekura Park is 5 minutes walk and the walk into town took me about 20 minutes. The motel was well appointed,cleaned to a high standard and serviced to the same level...

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Great that you enjoyed your stay with us. See you next year.

Palmerton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We had a 2 bedroom apartment with kitchen. Very spacious. Excellent shower. Very modern and clean. Close to race course and pukekura park. 2 min drive into town or 10 to 15 min walk. The staff very helpful. Washing machine , clothes line and dryer available. Also a gym

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to make use of our facilities. Thank you for your feedback.

Esher, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Welcoming, friendly, flexible staff. Very clean, good wifi, we had a 2 bedroom apartment which we could not fault. Shower good. Easy to park. We also used the small gym that is in the motel. For the price, very happy indeed.

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Melissa P, Manager at Pukekura Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed staying at our Motel.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly welcome awaits you at Pukekura Motor Lodge, New Plymouth’s newest luxury Motor Lodge where we provide superior self –contained motel accommodation and an air-conditioned conference and meeting venue.Our quiet, central location is just 2km to New Plymouth’s town centre where you will find great shopping and a wide range of excellent cafe's, restaurants and bars. A short stroll to the Bowl of Brooklands, Pukekura Park and the famous seaside walkway in New Zealand’s rugged West Coast of the North Island makes Pukekura Motor Lodge the perfect location for business, family, holidays, meetings and conferences. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pukekura Motor Lodge

Address: 141 Coronation Avenue, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: ₹ 5,828 - ₹ 7,012 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pukekura Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Pukekura Motor Lodge New Plymouth, Taranaki
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
#6 Family Hotel in New Plymouth
#10 Romantic Hotel in New Plymouth
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The studio units are wonderful and if you have trouble sleeping in the heat the aircon is perfectly located!!”
Glynnie18, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had rooms 21 and 22. Upstairs, quiet and morning sun with table and chairs to sit on the deck and enjoy it.”
Lyndaanne16, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for 2 "keys" as once the key is removed from its wall mounting, the power goes off.”
UmJoel, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 15 at the back of the complex. 2 nice sized bedrooms.Quiet and private”
Bridgegirls, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I was in Num 12 great for the sun that came up in the morning and stayed most of the day out front.”
daibach999, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
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