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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looks lovely from outside and just as comfortable inside. We had the family room (only because that it was all that was left). Large rooms, yes bathroom is a bit small, but it is adequate. Nice clean and modern with clean kitchenette. Enjoyed our stay...More

Thank naturaamantis
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I seem to be going against the trend with this review, but I like to tell it like it is! There are a large number of motels along Tay Road, and this Colonial looks attractive from the outside. However, our motel room is dated in...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The unit I was allocated has a single bed in the living area and a double in the bedroom. Clean facilities and a well stocked supply of tea and coffee with a plunger coffee as well! Nice. 40Gb free wifi for my 3 night stay....More

Thank 1960WarrenW
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Was a great place to stay ,good service from staff very friendly, very clean , nice and quiet location ,bed was very comfortable good water pressure wi fi very good ,unit was self contained with all the required utensils access to site was good with...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent little touches that were much appreciated. We would get home after dinner in the evening, when it was cold, to find each night the heaters had been turned on in our room and it was snug and warm. Thoughtful extra touch. Early exit this...More

Thank Lynne H
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$79 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$79 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
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"All the rooms are fine. it is a quiet location with good parking."
annette231
18 Mar 2017
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"Any room is good - but number 6 I always seemed to get a great sleep."
417rm
1 Sep 2014
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"No tips but I would stay there again."
lizs863
11 Aug 2013
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