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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Awful , not clean and run down motel we stayed in a group rooms and they were terrible dont stay here each room was worse than the other . they were so dirty even the shower , there were broken bulbs , peeling walls .....

6Thank niamhs456
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

By far the most revolting place I have ever stayed. Stains everywhere, and mould in the bathroom. The website stated there was sky. There wasn't. There was also meant to be a fridge. There wasn't. And a spa was also advertised. Not in our room. I bought up the fact there was no fridge, apparently our room didn't have one....

5Thank Nicole C
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great stay at Gwendoline Motel, Rotorua. It's on a Fenton St which is the main road out of Rotorua towards Taupo & Hamilton. Fenton St is lined with accommodation, you can't go wrong. Situated in walking distance to the Thermal Maori Village (Hot Springs) & a 10min drive to the Redwood Tree Forest & tree walk. You can...

Thank kezholder
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I stayed here for just one night and that was more than enough. What a disgusting place, it could be so nice if they put some care into it but clearly they haven't. They had a nice spa outside but thats where the positivity ended. There were big visible stains on the carpet and two on the...

4Thank Georgia H
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This was by far the worst experience we have ever had and we have travelled through NZ, Australia, the U.K., Europe, Asia, Africa,North and South America. The advertising on the website is deceptive to say the least and the reason they require payment up front is because they know that if you see/smell the room first you'll run a mile....

1Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The motel is so old and very very dirty. No lounge furniture, uncomfortable beds, the kitchen and bathroom especially dirty. No outside area just an old covered spa. Overpriced. Dire need of an upgrade. Would not recommend. Lovely staff though.

4Thank Leigh K
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I was shown a dank room with holes in the walls. Moved to a room with wall paper cello taped up. Too horrible to explain all. Obviously no money has been spent updating and mending this place. Not even cheap to stay at! Stay away!

5Thank Margot N
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 December 2016

My son checked in at 2pm along with my 2 other children. He immediately rang me at work and explained that the room was filthy, the bathroom had scum and stains all over it with a huge rat hole that was filled with newspaper, the lady at reception couldn't speak clear english, the spa bath wasn't working and the room...

7Thank Giddyuppahimbop
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Take a seat. This is going to get heavy quickly. Bathroom had a interesting photo on the wall. Not quite to my taste but interesting nonetheless. Pretty sure because of its very odd location, it may have hiding something. Lo and behold, queue huge hole in the wall. No kidding this thing was a behemoth. Next stop, rotting shower trims!...

10Thank andrewvialoux
New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

As a well travelled Kiwi I am absolutely ashamed and disgusted that the health authorities and motel agencies allow this place to operate. Thank goodness we arrived and asked to view some rooms and hadn't booked on line as we usually do. The room carpets were filthy and everything smelt musty and looked well used and shabby. I wouldn't stay...

7Thank JessieK

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gwendoline Court Motor Lodge is within walking distance to Puia and the Rotorua International Golf Course, the Motor Inn offers 18 spacious one bedroom apartments, each with spa pool, full kitchen facilities, central heating, wireless internet, digital TV, en-suite with shower, tea/ coffee making facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gwendoline Court Motel

Address: Cnr. Fenton & Gwendoline Streets, Rotorua 3200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: RM248 - RM461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gwendoline Court Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Don't go there”
 of 5 bubbles sharonianson, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There isn't any.”
 of 5 bubbles Greggsbreak, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are no good clean rooms. Drive straight past this place”
 of 5 bubbles Giddyuppahimbop, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I think there was Wifi but we couldn't access it. Top tip is keep driving.”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“i had room 18 which was a family room but although warm and good linen generally run down and lounge above ? water bore pump.”
 of 5 bubbles DiddumsM, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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