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ASURE Ambassador Motor Lodge

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296 Thames Highway, Oamaru 9400 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews fresh muffins on arrival the main road spar bath upon check tidy unit generous size road noise long drive little things enjoyable stay new owners local knowledge free wifi comfortable bed well equipped kitchen stayed one night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A referal that will turn into a future return visit. Really nice feel to the motel and the added bonus of a bath with jets. The muffin was excellent and a very home style touch. Bret was extremely helpful. Highly recommend. Oamaru has a lot...More

Thank birdman222015
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 6 days ago

I really appreciate that wonderful feedback - thanks so much! It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much that you wish to come back. We look forward to seeing you again Bret

Reviewed 16 October 2018

friendly motel owner Bret Williamson and housekeeping staff makes my family stay in the motel are truly nicest one in south island. The room was spacious, bedding is immaculate. the bathroom is enormous! and the kitchen is well equipped so that we can prepared ourselves...More

Thank lawc22
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks so much for that amazing feedback. It really appreciate your kind comments and it's awesome you feel we are the "nicest one in south island" We hope we may see you again sometime Bret

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed one night here. Spotless room with plenty of treats. A great variety of teas and coffee. Whittakers choclate on the pillows and fresh baked muffins on our arrival. Spa bath and great shower. Check in and check out super quick. Excellent.

Thank Cazzstar69
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 16 October 2018

Thanks so much for all those wonderful comments. I'm so glad you enjoyed all the extras we provide Bret

Reviewed 17 September 2018

We stayed for a week and were very impressed by the friendly, helpful staff. The motel was spotlessly clean, very comfortable and lovely and warm. Great location, we walked into town, close to the hockey turf. Most definitely would stay again. Couldn't fault it.

Thank M G
Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 25 September 2018

Thanks very much for your wonderful review. It's so great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and I hope we may see you again some time Ma te wha Bret

Reviewed 21 July 2018

At short notice a family room was secured for an overnight school holiday trip. On arrival we were welcomed into a warm 2 bedroom unit and given a treat of muffins. The rooms are spacious and clean and would be ideal for a much longer...More

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Response from Ambassadorlodge, Owner at ASURE Ambassador Motor LodgeResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks so much for that great feedback. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope you had a great holiday with the family Bret

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About
Description
Bret and Christine welcome you to Ambassador Motor Lodge situated at the north end of the Oamaru Central Business District. At our 11-unit motel we strive to offer the best in comfort and hospitality, offering More home-baked muffins to all guests on arrival. As we have both travelled extensively we feel we have good insight to travellers' needs and are happy to assist with itineraries if required. We are a Qualmark 4-star rated property and have been awarded 'Silver' under the Qualmark Sustainable Tourism criteria Our room layouts comprise studio, 1 and 2-bedroom units, 6 with spa baths. All are ground-floor and smoke-free. Off-street-parking at your unit door. Cooked, continental and light breakfasts delivered to your unit on request. We provide free unlimited Wireless Internet for our guests, Sky 50+ channels TV and corporate charge back facilities from most of the popular local restaurants. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Best Value
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Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$90 - US$4,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$90 - US$4,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
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Karen R
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Hi Karen...Most motels offer a free controlled amount daily. This place was the same. Had some difficulty logging on but was assisted by obliging friendly staff. Zenbu system can be troublesome we find. We enjoyed staying... More
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"Rooms to the back are quiet"
birdman222015
1 week ago
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"If you like space pay for the more expensive rooms. Not a huge difference in price range, over all the room..."
ratz297
20 Jul 2018
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"Friendly staff, great location, lovely amenities"
110jeremyw
8 Apr 2018
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"When booking in definitely request a unit towards the back of the complex so as to avoid traffic noise."
Bindles58
7 Feb 2018
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