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Shades of Arrowtown

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night at this wonderful motel in the heart of Arrowtown. It comprises a series of units which are each like small cottages set in idyllic park-like grounds. The motel is only a short stroll into the main street of the village. Our host was most welcoming and informative. Excellent heating was in our unit and electric blankets...

Thank Marque01
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. Welcoming friendly host. Lovely setting and only a very short walk to shops and restaurants. Rooms have heatpumps and our bathroom had a spa bath! Room was small but fine for a couple. Only problem would be the bathrooms created a lot of condensation after showers, even with fan and window open, was very cold...

Thank Tracey M
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 8 nights and could not speak more highly of Shades of Arrowtown. Location was ideally close to everything. The accommodation was perfect and met our needs. Cosy, warm, comfortable and great value. The owners we lovely and friendly. Highly recommend the motel and would stay again.

Thank Vanessa G
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Stayed here as a couple overnight travelling with a day bag only. Room was comfortable, clean and warm. Staff friendly and helpful. Good location. Easily accessible and quiet. Parking on site next to room. Happy to come here again.

Thank NZBeerMonster
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Brilliant location right in the middle of Arrowtown, nice modern units with good heating, essential for the winter cold! Friendly proprietors and internet worked well. Can't really beat this place if you're staying in the Queenstown area.

Thank wellyontour
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Have stayed here often. Very very quiet and super clean .great friendly owners willing to please. Our room also had a bath. Small units but compact with everything you need and little kitchen units. Close to all great cafes and restaurants , especially one right across the road. 3 mins walk and you in the wee township. Can sit on...

Thank suziPierce
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 16 July 2016

very friendly staff. comfortable beds. spacious bathrooms (no bath tub). kitchen is present. continental breakfast is served. wifi available. magazines available inside the room. very reasonable rates. fortunate to be booked here. lovely view outside of historic arrowtown

Thank LesY965
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Ideal location, close to cafes, pubs & shops. So happy I chose Arrowtown rather than Queenstown. So much history to the town. Cottage neat, clean & private. Would liked to have more than just a microwave in the kitchen so we didn't have to eat out all the time. Charge applied for washer & dryer in laundry.

Thank Robin C
Lorica H, Owner at Shades of Arrowtown, responded to this review

Hi Robin, Thank you for reviewing us, pleased you stayed with us here in Arrowtown. There are other units that have hotplates so you can stay in, next time just check you have one of these rooms so it makes it a little cheaper for you than going out all of the time. Thanks Lorica

Oakland, CA
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I mulled over this decision, so maybe this will help others: Queenstown has a beautiful setting on gorgeous Lake Wakatipu, but it's very much a busy and crowded tourist town. Nothing wrong with that...but if you instead want a calm, lovely and local village setting to start and finish your day, I'd recommend Arrowtown as base for the area, and...

Thank calinurse
Lorica H, Owner at Shades of Arrowtown, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us. Thank you for the kind words, we are very happy that you enjoyed staying with us, maybe next time you are over here in New Zealand we may see you again. Kind Regards Lorica

Taupo, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We thought the accommodation was great and perfect for our needs. So close to the beautiful historic town and the local pub close by for a lovely meal. It was a shame we could only stay for one night.

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Thank harrisonmj
Lorica H, Owner at Shades of Arrowtown, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks so much for the review and kind words. Please don't hesitate in coming to see us again and maybe stay for a few days here in beautiful Arrowtown. Cheers Lorica

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Shades of Arrowtown

Address: 9 Merioneth Street, Arrowtown 9302, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Arrowtown
Price Range: ₹ 7,299 - ₹ 9,108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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