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    La Rochelle Motel

    1 Rue Grehan, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 5142
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good33%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    “small stream” (5 reviews)
    “native trees” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
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    21 - 25 of 212 reviews

    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    Lovely well appointed 2 bed motel. Staff were helpful and very friendly. Room was very comfortable. Situated on the corner pf the main road going into Akaroa we found the motel easier than expected. It is very close to all the aminitiesMore

    Thank 321doris
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 28 February 2017

    Hi Doris, Thanks for taking time to review our motel. Yes you are spot on. We are situated on the main street of Akaroa at the start of town so you cant miss us. Most things are within a 5-10 minute walk from the motel....More

    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    Nice motel with helpful and friendly hosts. Very clean and bathroom above average. Comfy bed.Good facilities although virtually no drawer space. Some road noise during the day - a pity as located by a lovely little stream. Unfortunately we had a noisy neighbour next door...More

    Thank SydneyfromOZ
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 28 January 2017

    Hi SydneyfromOZ, Thank you for taking time out of your vacation to review La Rochelle Motel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us overall - we do try to maintain high levels of cleanliness throughout. The majority of our guests tend to...More

    Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

    The King studio room was spacious and very clean. Large comfortable bed and everything you need for a short stay. The complementary tea etc was replaced daily. Very friendly staff and the proprietor was really helpful and welcoming. Nice peaceful little balcony overlooking small stream...More

    Thank jomo1106
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 28 January 2017

    Hi Jomo1106, Thank you for leaving such a positive review of La Rochelle. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and we hope to see you again someday soon. Kind regards, Alex and Jane

    Reviewed 21 January 2017

    Stayed for just one night. Would have stayed longer if we could. Motel room has a well equipped kitchenette for preparing meals. Cute little deck area at the back of the room for dining (but watch out for pesky sandflies). Our room had a spa...More

    Thank wendywelding
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 28 January 2017

    Hi Wendywelding, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at La Rochelle. Hopefully next time you will get to stay a little longer. Kind regards, Alex and Jane

    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    Friendly host and a pleasant and adequate stay. Good parking facilities. It is a nice 10 minute walk to Main Street restaurants and shops which we enjoyed. Our room was a bit dark and perhaps ready for a refresh.More

    1  Thank Gaye K
    Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 28 January 2017

    Hi Gaye K, Thank you for your review of La Rochelle Motel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are sorry you found your room to be a little dark - we tend to let the foliage in the native gardens...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$ 94 - US$ 162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Akaroa
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    Marithel T
    7 November 2016|
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    Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
    Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
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    "Upstairs rooms have a balcony, downstairs is a patio"
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