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We originally wanted to stay somewhere else, but they were booked out. I'm now really glad because we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was spotless and had a balcony overlooking native bush and a stream with the sound of bell birds. The owner was...More
Thank David T
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 30 July 2018
Hi David, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for the review of our motel. The room's balcony is the prefect spot to listen to the local birdsong and enjoy the babbling creek so it's good to hear you got the opportunity to...More
This motel unit was warm, comfortable and well maintained. There was a kitchenette, with a small microwave, 2 hot plates and an under-bench fridge. This area would be adequate to prepare lunches and cook a simple dinner. There are both wine and water glasses. The...More
Thank Ruth G
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 1 May 2018
Thanks for taking time out of your day to provide our future guests with a detailed review of our rooms. Our rooms are designed to suit both those wishing to self-cater and those who want the convenience and taste sensation of dining out...More
We spent two nights at La Rochelle Motel and found it very clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet. We both had great sleeps. We enjoyed watching Rugby on the sky TV. The location is within a few minutes walk of cafes, shops and the Museum.
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 30 May 2018
Hi Malcolm, Thanks for the review and the recommendation. We love our location just far enough away from the hustle and bustle but still closer enough to make everything convenient. We hope you get to visit us again soon. Kind regards, Alex & Jane
A great warm greeting from the hosts of this property. Very helpful and easy to deal with. The unit was spacious, clean comfortable and private. Our balcony had a lovely bush outlook, which was filled with birdsong. We arrived early and left late, and this...More
Thank Judy W
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 23 April 2018
HI Judy, Thank you for the review. Although Autumn is now well set in the unit's patio are still a great spot to listen to the bird life and the creek, relax with a glass of local wine and maybe catch some sunshine. It's a...More
This motel is located at the edge of town on corner of Rue Grehan and the main road through town. It is a two-story building and we enjoyed our second floor unit with a walk-out to a small balcony with two chairs and a table....More
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 6 April 2018
Hi CanadaKate, Wow, thanks for providing us and our future guests such a detailed review. We think you have covered just about all the bases. Great to hear you have caught up with Fred the local butcher. He has some award winning local meat and...More
Nestled in the beautiful village of Akaroa La Rochelle Motel is a small family operated property that is your perfect destination for a relaxing & peaceful stay. Our modern complex offers a mix of 8 Studio Units with ...Moreeither Super-King or Queen sized beds & a two bedroom apartment. Access facilities or twin studio also available. Each unit is comfortably furnished with kitchenette, en-suite bathroom with either shower or single spa bath, heating, flat screen TV & DVD player, & iPod docks. Each unit also has its own balcony or patio overlooking our native garden & stream boundary. Off-street parking, free Wireless Broadband, continental breakfast & Guest Laundry available. Less
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Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for your inquiry, if we can be of further help please let us know.
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"If no mobility issues, recommend the second floor for breeze and balcony."