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Bella Vista Motel Blenheim

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Benicia, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The motel was booked through tripmasters. It was clean and within walking distance of restaurants. The person at the front desk was very helpful with ideas of where to eat. We only stayed two nights. The only drawback was, the check out time. We are used to check out at 1100 or 1200. Check out here is 1000! Rather inconvenient...

Thank Yvonne H
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, you must have been in one of our compact units, which are small. Our checkout is normally 10 but we are happy to make it later, especially there are others checking out on the same day, we also often hold peoples bags for them so they can visit a winery or town restaurant for lunch...

Reviewed 14 October 2016

This motel is one of many pre-booked for us as part of a self drive tour planned via New Zealand Self Drive Tours. Julie, the owner/manager, is very welcoming and can suggest lots of places to eat out. Location wise, it is very close to the town centre with supermarkets, cafes and restaurants to meet all budgets plus all other...

Thank travellingcoral
Jumaber, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it was lovely to meet you and hear about your travels. I am glad you enjoyed Blenheim, we are often overlooked. I hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in New Zealand

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Three of us were arriving for the Sew Marlborough mini symposium. Communication with the motel proprietors since booking was excellent. Julie was able to cope with our changing numbers and on our arrival managed to secure us a unit that would accommodate 3 of us. The unit was a good size allowing us to eat, sleep and socialise in comfort....

Thank Carol P
Jumaber, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am glad you enjoyed your stay.

Paraparamu, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This motel is getting a bit dated. My studio room was small and dark. Only cooking facility was a microwave. 5 min walk to main shops including supermarkets and good cafes. You need your own transport to get to other attractions such as vineyards - several great vineyard restaurants in the region.....or there are cycle trails and bike hire in...

Thank Denise_MM
Jumaber, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, our compact studios are compact and do have a microwave, a toaster and a jug and coffee plunger. They also have free unlimited wifi and all sky channels with your own decoder. Our business customers love them for their comfy beds and good hot showers, For guests staying longer than overnight I recommend our studio...

Levin, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We are regular Bella Vista customers around New Zealand, and the Bella Vista Blenheim measures up to others we’ve stayed in. Comfortable, not badly priced if you choose a compact or at least a not-too-large unit, and less than 10 minutes walk to the shopping centre where there’s a good choice of restaurants. Reception services were very good, and offered...

Thank tonystraw
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thanks For your review, I am glad you enjoyed your stay in Blenheim.

Reviewed 23 May 2016

RELIABLE. *Please note....I don't normally rate accommodation 'excellent', but this is based on our overall experience as well as the facilities. We had car troubles, and for a number of reasons the hosts at Bella Vista were very accommodating. The chain of Bella Vista hotels have devised an 'expected' format for the delivery of standardised accommodation for its clients. We...

Thank Montybeel
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you thats lovely!, We have the bathrooms on our painting list, just waiting for a lull to get the painter in there. I am going to add a showerdome to try and keep the paint work from needing to be done every year! So glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 20 May 2016

Stayed in Blenheim overnight at the Bella Vista - friendly service, clean and tidy room, and a quiet night's sleep. I particularly appreciated the complementary milk served in a proper glass bottle with a resealable top - what a great idea to minimise packaging.

Thank Jan E
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you Jan E I am glad you had a good stay.

Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Overall, not too happy with this motel. - all my cups were disgusting. Most had horrible tea and coffee stains and one had lipstick marks, pricing a poor clean was done. - dirty bathroom. - smelly room upon arrival. - internet kept dropping in and out. I'm a business traveller and stay in many motel rooms. This one needs a...

Thank mon_teeth
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

I am sorry you were not happy with your room, Most of our reviews rave about our cleanliness and it is something we pride ourselves on, we are undertaking a review of the cups in the room and find a few with tea stains after the guests have washed the cups themselves. There is no excuse for a lipstick mark...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

I did not book this myself and it was booked quite late so we probably did not get the pick of the rooms. What we did get was small but clean and with all that was needed for one night. The central location meant that eating out was easy. Fine for one night, but if staying longer go for a...

Thank Andrew G
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I agree our compact room is suitable for a short stay or for one person, Our standard rooms with full kitchenette are more comfortable for a longer stay. I hope we see you again

Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We found the Bellavista accommodation excellent within strolling distance of the CBD, The staff were warm and friendly very welcoming and we had a lovely quiet nights sleep. We would highly recommend that anybody travelling to Blenheim stay at Bellavista and in addition travelling throughout the country we would recommend that they stay at Villa posters which is situated in...

Thank Wayneaxe852
BellavistaBlen, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Blenheim, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, so glad you enjoyed your stay.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel Blenheim

Address: 81 Charles Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: ₹ 6,855 - ₹ 8,448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel Blenheim 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Bella Vista Motel Blenheim Marlborough
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Blenheim
#14 Luxury Hotel in Blenheim
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“Ask for a studio rather than a double room - for more space and facilities.”
 of 5 bubbles travellingcoral, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a downstairs room that meant we didn't have to make continual trips up and down stairs when unpacking or packing our car.”
 of 5 bubbles 204carolp, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for upstairs room, I assume they are larger.”
 of 5 bubbles Denise_MM, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Down stairs...easy access,”
 of 5 bubbles Montybeel, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“I stayed on the top floor - good quiet room - although I did turn the fridge off overnight.”
 of 5 bubbles jane791, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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