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Akaroa Criterion Motel

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“top floor”(32 reviews)
“third floor”(5 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
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All reviewstop floorthird floorundercover parkingrooms are largemiddle floorno lifthelpful ownershuge bedwould definitely stay here againrestaurants and shopsgreat viewfriendly welcomecomfortable roomsuperb locationnew zealandwithin walking distancesea view
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

de room was clean, the bed great and my rom het a nice ocean view. it's situated close to the town center and has shops and eating opportunities close by the staff was very friendly and helpfull. the only downside, this being a motel, was...More

Thank Hans-Smeets
Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. All our rooms are studios so do not have full cooking facilities. We are able to loan electric frying pans and hot plates on request.

Reviewed 24 January 2018

This clean, well managed accommodation is situated very close to the water and nice restaurants and eating places. It has a coffee shop next door and restaurant across the road. There are several others close by. We recommend the restaurant across the road. Ma Maison...More

Thank Jo G
Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us. We are very lucky to be surrounded by good restaurants and cafes and to live in such a beautiful pace.

Reviewed 28 December 2017

This Motel totally exceeded our expectations, it is recently refurbished. The rooms are large and comfortable and quiet with awesome views, The location is second to none. The staff were friendly and helpful, the rooms were beautifully kept and immaculately clean.

Thank 321Elizabeth
Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review of our motel, we pride ourselves in the standard of rooms we offer , we are glad you had a lovely time with us and look forward to seeing you again should you visit beautiful Akaroa.

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This accommodation was clean and convenient. The staff friendly and informative, keen to promote the highlights of this beautiful area. I love staying in accommodation that offers the option of self catering and this one did. Loved Akaroa. Thanks.

Thank Elizabeth B
Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 13 January 2018

Hi Elizabeth B, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We had 3 rooms - we are a group and family of 8 - we stayed 3 nights. Felicity & Murray were outstanding hosts and managers. They were exceptional in going the extra yards in terms of making our stay comfortable. They lent us their...More

Thank ChrisTaylerNT
Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 27 December 2017

Chris, We enjoyed having you and your family over the Christmas period and only to pleased to lend you the outdoor equipment . We hope your remaining week in NZ goes well and thank you for visiting us and Akaroa. All the best for 2018....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$ 90 - US$ 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 90 - US$ 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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