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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Roger made us feel very welcome when we arrived to enquire about a room fo the Saturday night. We had a very stressful week working in Nelson and chose to drive after work on the Saturday to Blenheim for the night. We enquired at a couple of places before here and were not impressed with the customer service we received....

Thank pauldeb_13
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a great descriptive review of our property and of the location. Of course we are flattered by your kind words. It was lovely to have met you and we look forward to seeing you again in the near future

Perth, Western Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lugano Motor Lodge is a two storey motel in the centre of Blenheim, which is a great little town in the Marlborough wine region. We stayed for two nights in the end room upstairs, which gave us two balconies and a double street view. Our room was spacious and very clean. We had a King bed, two lounge chairs, small...

Thank DavidJP48
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your very comprehensive review, and of course we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Yes the park is very beautiful and we are fortunate to be the only accommodation provider that has unobstructed views of it. Look forward to you returning soon.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about this stay was made easy from booking in to booking out. I had to cancel a night earlier due to cancellation of an event during the earthquake and Roger was more concerned about my welfare in Chch and appreciative that I'd found the time to ring !! Friendly as and nothing was a problem - I rarely stay...

Thank Deb M
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Deb! It was great to have you to stay with us, and we really appreciate your kind words. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Roger and Judy go well beyond expectations. We had a wonderful stay here. They we so helpful with our baby, providing a cot and even moving our room so we had easier access with the pram. Highly recommend!

Thank Sunnyeats78
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you, and it was both lovely to meet you and have you to stay. We try hard to accommodate all our guests requirements, and are delighted that we were able to make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable.

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We can't fault our experience here. We arrived in a bit of a state following an earthquake and Roger immediately went above and beyond to help us sort out logistics. A really friendly, welcoming, and genuine host! We stayed in a two bedroom family suite with super comfy beds, which was incredibly spacious and everything you could think of was...

Thank kiwisabroad2015
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Our absolute pleasure, and thank you for taking the time to write the review. The earthquake was certainly a disturbing experience especially for people in the Kaikoura Region and it did cause havoc with initially with people's travel plans. Fortunately for us and Marlborough the region was largely unscathed and everything is back to normal now. We are thrilled to...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Roger made our stay. We couldn't have asked for better located accommodation. The rooms were spacious and spotless. Roger was a great host, he went above and beyond and not only allowed us into our room early but he also booked us onto a brilliant wine tour on the day we arrived! Highly recommend.

Thank gen_does
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, you are very kind with your praise. W try hard to ensure our guests enjoy their stay with us and also to ensure that they have a memorable stay in Marlborough.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two nights, one either side of a 2day Heritage tour of Molesworth Station. Roger was amazing. Really helpful and went out of his way to accommodate our needs and more. Nothing was too much trouble. Lovely spacious room. Great location with park across the road and easy walking distance to town, cafes etc. We will return.

Thank JenWellington
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Jen for writing your review. Delighted that you enjoyed your stay and found the executive studio spacious and comfortable. We look forward to your return.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Roger was very welcoming and full of great information about the area. The room was very large with a lounge and small kitchenette. It was very quiet and the bed was very comfortable. It is also in a great location being only a 5-minute walk into the centre of town to the restaurants and shops. Definitely will stay here again...

Thank Quiet-Pair
Lugano_11, General Manager at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you firstly for taking the time to write the review, and secondly about the service you received. Delighted that we had met your expectations.

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stayed for one night while travelling around with my son and we both thought that this was a great find. Extremely clean, well situated and at an xcllnt price. The owners couldn't do enough to help even recommending some great bars and eating places. This is a real find. Phil and Dan Hughes

Thank Phil H
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Phil, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and we really appreciated your glowing review.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The owners/managers most obliging and helpful hosts. Rooms are clean and well appointed. Value for money and walking distance to bars, cafes and restaurants. I would return again and recommend to family and friends

Thank Janena M
Lugano_11, Owner at Lugano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Jude and I are trying very hard to ensure we provide our guests with a quality product and service and therefore we are delighted that you both enjoyed your stay and received value. We look forward to you coming back to stay.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Well priced luxury accommodation in Central Blenheim, overlooking the lovely Seymour Gardens. The Lugano Motor Lodge is just a 2 minute walk to Blenheim's cafes, shops, restaurants and conference centre. Unlimited Free WiFi ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lugano Motor Lodge

Address: 91 High Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: RM445 - RM783 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lugano Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Lugano Hotel Blenheim
Lugano Motor Lodge Blenheim, New Zealand - Marlborough
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Blenheim
#5 Business Hotel in Blenheim
#5 Family Hotel in Blenheim
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“Upstairs has lovely balcony to sit out and look at Park Gardens and Xmas lights at present”
 of 5 bubbles pauldeb_13, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A room overlooking the park would be a good choice”
 of 5 bubbles 13out, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you want a real sunny room let them know on booking.”
 of 5 bubbles cliveburns, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They all looked pretty good with seperate bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiNZJames, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Executive Units 8, 8a, 8b upstairs are great for couples and discerning business travellers.”
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 of 5 bubbles E9487IVmarkm, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
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