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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

A very clean and comfortable motel. The receptionist was very friendly. The motel had laundry facilities and the kitchens in the apartments were well equipped. We had a very pleasant stay here and were able to walk to nearby supermarkets and pubs. We would happily stay here again.

Thank AndyLangstone
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Good wee motel, very tidy, we hada studio unit which was a little small but was spotlessly clean and well pesented. Owners were very friendly and it was great value for money. Very close to Centrl Blenheim

Thank sandmaitken
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Lovely customer service, Donna gave us lots of tips for things to do in and around Blenheim, and for the remainder of our trip on the South Island. Our room was warm and comfortable for the 4 adults in a 2 bedroom unit. We will stay again!

1Thank JayneThompson2507
Marton, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Lovely service we were in Blenheim for a funeral and Donna was very caring and kind ensuring all our needs were being met. Two bedroom unit with shared bathroom. Very clean and tidy and on ground floor which suited an older family member. Donna even called us when we had left to ensure we were OK due to bad weather...

Thank Desirée S
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Previous reviewers have hit the nail on the head with 171 on High... It is a delight! I arrived at 10am for a two night stay. I had no plans, but wanted to arrange for a wine tour. I told Donna about my tour preferences, and went off for some food (at a wonderful place recommended by Donna). She called...

Thank gopackjo
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We turned up without a booking, and we were made to feel welcome. We were given local advice and recommendations. Hotel has great facilities-laundry room, spa baths, dvd's to borrow etc and very close to town centre.

Thank Stuart L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

171 on High Motel was fantastic for our stay in Blenheim. I can't thank Donna enough for being so very welcoming and helpful on. The heating had been turned on ahead of our arrival so it was so nice to step inside our room from the cold. Very tasteful decor, sparkling clean and very well priced. Highly recommend.

Thank MarvinWellington
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Warmth and hospitality of a B@B, amenities and facilities of a 4-star plus hotel! My parents and I spent 2 weeks traveling all around NZ and stayed in various accommodation styles, from 4 star hotels to motels to backpacker budget locations. Nowhere came close to our experience at 171 on High Motel in Blenheim. Donna & Paul (the hosts/owners) are...

Thank Shash N
Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend staying here. Donna the owner saved our trip, thanks so much! Arrived in NZ with no luggage as Emirates had lost it. I was hoping to do some hiking but alas my boots were in the luggage. Told my story to Donna, low and behold she presents me with a pair that had been left months earlier. Fit...

Thank Lee F
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay! As a large group the owners went out of there way to make our stay as easy as possible. The rooms were warm and had everything we needed. A lot of thought had been made to make the rooms attractive. The owners were very welcoming. Close to everything. Highly recommend!

Thank Rhonda Y

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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
MODERN,INVITING, CENTRAL - FREE Wi-Fi connected to Fibre. LCD TVs, DVD players and cooking facilities in every unit, some with some single spa baths. Sparkling clean, well equipped rooms, serviced daily. BBQ available for guest use. Located just 5 min/500 m to shops, restaurants and cafes. 700 m to ASB Theatre, Marlborough Conference Centre,Clubs of Marlborough. Qualmark Motel 4+ Stars. Ideally located for visits to the famous Marlborough wineries, Omaka Aviation Heritage Museum and The Marlborough Sounds. Warm & friendly southern hospitality. Your hosts Donna & Paul look forward to welcoming you to 171 On High Motel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 171 on High Motel

Address: 171 High Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: RM450 - RM659 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 171 on High Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“If you have a lot of luggage, request a lower floor room. No elevators”
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“No perfect views here but we were pleased to have an upstairs room with a shared balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles KathrynR320, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a ground floor room, but all appeared of the same high standard”
 of 5 bubbles Barnesy76, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You can see the sun set on the ranges from the top floor rooms!”
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“clean and very good for family holiday”
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