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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very clean and tidy, not the newest motel on the block but well cared for quiet rooms. Great staff. Probably a good 20 minute walk to the main shopping street in Invercargill, on a dry day. Great off-street parking.

Thank Elaine J
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Extremely clean and tidy units, will stay there again when next in Invercargill, will recommend to family and friends. The only negative was ashtrays on walkways, and with quite a few smokers staying the same night as us, made it a little unpleasant.

Thank Smarty9597
monarchm, Manager at Monarch Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we value your feedback. Our team works hard to to ensure your stay is comfortable and relaxing. Many thanks.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Australian travelers. Large apartment with everything you need available. Main bed is in the living room. Kids get the bedroom? lol. Handy to everything. Great hosts provided us with a raft of things to see/do.

Thank Mr_Happy_Chappy
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stayed here with a sports team of approximately 40 people and it was a great stay. There were a range of rooms available to suit all of our needs. It was especially helpful to have the house across the road to have a more secluded room. The rooms were all clean and tidy and were serviced each day. Clark...

Thank steph1birkett
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 October 2016

our room was very spacious clean and tidy we were booked to stay for 5 days then stayed for 6 days service was fantastic. Helpful and friendly would recommend the monarch motel to anyone.Invercargill NZ great place

Thank ryeat
monarchm, Owner at Monarch Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are thrilled you had a great stay and look forward to hosting your again should you return to Invercargill. Kind regards Sue

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We stayed at the Monarch for a work trip. We could not get over the fantastic service we received from Clark. He went beyond to ensure our stay was great. We will be definitely be coming back next time we are in town.

Thank austria99
Timaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We stay here every time we go to Invercargill. Great hosts, great rooms and great service. 😊 They always remember us, when we are going to be late into Invercargill they turn the heaters on for us and leave our key in our room. No need to give them credit details over the phone as they are very nice and...

Thank Sallygaudin
Whitianga, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Nice and tidy quite units comfortable beds friendly people, got stranded in Invercargill once and they did everything they could to fit me in. Will stay there again and recommend them to other travellers heading south.

Thank keithm5563
monarchm, Manager at Monarch Motel, responded to this review

Hi Keith, thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Monarch Motel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feed back is very much appreciated. From the team at Monarch Motel

Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

The motel was clean, tidy and had all the amenities I required. There are 2 great dinning restaurants within easy reach. Situated on the main road into Invercargill it easy to find and with plenty of off street parking. The rooms are well set back to allow for a peaceful nights sleep. Staff and management were both polite and informative...

Thank Rosalind M
monarchm, Manager at Monarch Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Monarch Motel. We are pleased that you had a peaceful nights sleep and look forward to seeing you again. From the team at Monarch Motel

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We had no booking and did not know how long we would be staying for, we advised the owners on check in and they were great about the whole thing. Ended up staying three nights. Rooms were clean, warm, quiet, and parking was right outside the room, which was great because the weather was horrible on at least one of...

Thank Southlander11
monarchm, Manager at Monarch Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Southlander11 for your positive comments and taking the time to review Monarch Motel. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and the facilities at the Monarch Motel. We would love to see you back. Kind Regards Kerry, Karl & the team at the Monarch Motel.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If outstanding service and inviting surroundings set in a park-like location are what you're looking for, then experience a little bit of Southern Hospitality with your hosts Karl & Kerry Mariu at the Monarch Motel. With 22 spacious units available, the Monarch Motel suits the corporate traveller or those planning to base themselves in the South while visiting the Catlins, Stewart Island, Riverton, Queenstown & Te Anau. Relax in our Sauna & Spa pool at the end of your busy day. Situated on State Highway 1, just a short walk to Stadium Southland/ Cycling Velodrome, Surrey Park sports facilities, Ascot Park raceway & convention centre. We have clean, modern facilities designed with you in mind. We hope to see you soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monarch Motel

Address: 633 Tay Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
Price Range: ₹ 5,348 - ₹ 7,709 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Monarch Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Invercargill
#4 Family Hotel in Invercargill
#13 Luxury Hotel in Invercargill
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“We had upstairs at the end of the block, so only one neighbour. It's very solidly built so no noise from neighbours.”
 of 5 bubbles 309ElaineJ, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor because of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Smarty9597, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Having a car is a big help, did not explore public transport”
 of 5 bubbles Southlander11, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Contact the manager direct for your booking.”
 of 5 bubbles crayfishWaikato, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Two levels so if stairs are a problem ask for ground level”
 of 5 bubbles Tonii1958, 24 Sep 2014 | Read review
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