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16 Northgate Motor Lodge

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Always excellent, great service and facilities. Great value for money, friendly staff and very comfortable. Rooms well appointed with cooking facilities which is great when staying for several nights.More

Thank scotthorniblow
Response from Northgate, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor LodgeResponded 30 July 2017

Hello and thankyou so much for your most positive review. We are always happy to hear that our regular corporate guests can stay away from home and be well looked after by the owners. We will see you again soon. Thankyou for taking the time...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Our planned trip to Auckland through the Desert Rd was aborted due to winter storm. That meant late change of route to go through New Plymouth. Booked through Kiwi Karma so got to give donation to my favourite charity at the same time. Despite late...More

Thank wellingt0nkirby
Response from Northgate, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor LodgeResponded 19 July 2017

Thankyou for choosing to stay with us again. We are pleased that the quiet unit offered all that you needed. Feel free to book directly if you wish to stay again, we can give you direct best rates available.

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Booked at the last minute, for two nights. Very clean and well appointed. Quiet studio room at the back of the property, so no traffic noise. Comfortable bed with electric blanket and the very quiet heat pump kept the room warm. Free wi-fi was great.

Thank Hautotara
Response from Northgate, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor LodgeResponded 19 July 2017

Hello and thankyou for writing such a positive review following your stay with us. We are pleased that you had a comfortable stay. We hope to see you again, feel free to call us for the best rates available.

Reviewed 16 July 2017

We traveled North Island for q week this was the best value for money place we stayed. Nice comfortable bed , neat and tidy no traffic noise and small kitchen facilities , would stay here again. Short walk to town centre and beach , friendly...More

Thank Paul S
Response from Northgate, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor LodgeResponded 19 July 2017

As the owners we are really pleased that you found our motel the best value for money on your road trip. If you choose to stay with us again, please call us directly for the best rates available.

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Both the Queen Studio & 3 Bedroom Apartment are excellent. Clean, tidy and modern with all the facilities needed for either a weekend away in studio or a family holiday in the 3 bedroom unit. The photos give a true indication of rooms. Hosts Paul...More

Thank Heather P
Response from Northgate, Owner at 16 Northgate Motor LodgeResponded 19 July 2017

Hello and thankyou for staying with us. We are really pleased that you had an excellent stay. Yes, we keep our photos updated and true to the product. We hope to see you again, please feel free to book directly for best rates available.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$87 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in New Plymouth
#7 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
#12 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in New Plymouth
#7 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
#12 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Yes there is a spa pool. Guests can book a time to suit them between 9am and 9pm.
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"Not sure what noise levels are like in the front part of the motel, but the studio units at the back were..."
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"Ask for a quiet room."
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"Units at the back (starting at 13) very quiet. Not sure about the front units though."
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"Rooms towards the back of the complex are the quietest."
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