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Dannemora Motor Inn

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start ! The owner was very rude upon arrival which should have set the alarm bells off. Got to our room which was dirty with stains/hand marks on the wall, dishwasher didn't work, main lights in bathroom didn't work, horrible traffic noise ! Would not recommend !

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Kaz0101, Manager at Dannemora Motor Inn, responded to this review

Obviously, nothing anyone could say or do would make this unhappy person happy. Neither my husband nor I would be rude to a guest checking in unless the guest was particularly aggressive to start with, even then we would still do our best to be polite. The dishwashers have been mistreated numerous times by guests and the cost of keeping...

Rocky
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I booked this motel before reading all the negative reviews on Trip Advisor and despaired. However, I have no complaints at all after our overnight stay. The lady in reception was friendly and helpful. The room was modern and clean, if not a bit sparse. This was preferable for us, as we have a toddler who is adept at breaking...

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Kaz0101, Manager at Dannemora Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you again. It's people that are nice and friendly like yourselves that make us enjoy our work. Kind Regards Karyn and Chris

Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very warm welcome and very pleasant.Rooms were very clean and tidy.We had a 2 bedroom unit and it was great as it was roomy.I was amazed that it was not noisy from the motorway but surprisingly there was very little noise at all.I was sad to see the bad reviews and felt I needed to put my view forward.We enjoyed...

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Kaz0101, Manager at Dannemora Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Judy and Bruce, Thank you so much for your great review, it can be a bit tough when the only one's that respond on TripAdvisor are the unhappy people. We do get good feedback as people are leaving and we have a lot coming back time after time. Again thank you for the positive comments. Kind Regards Karyn and...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Not happy customer here. Uncleaned shower box. The spa bath still had dirty ring around it. Fridge still had food stains on shelves. The headboard and bedside tables had thick dust left on them. I have used this motel in past no problems.

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tauranga
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Have stayed here on a couple of occasions but not for a while. Seeing it now, its just quite unbelievable how run down it has become!!.Owners said we should have told them about the bad condition of the room!!!!!!!! I'M JUST WONDERING WHEN DID IT BECOME MY JOB TO TELL THEM THERE ROOMS ARE DISGUSTING AND FOR THEM TO SAY...

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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Worst stay ever! Rude staff, party going on outside rooms on balcony. Broken TV, ditty rooms. When most residents complained the next morning the staff didn't care. Awful! I would strongly suggest you find another motel. The new owners have no interest in customer service or maintaining the property.

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Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

The reception was nice enough, I was told there was only a two bedroom apartment left available after enquiringly for standard studio, therefore could get a discount $175 from $215, if I just use 1 room. I was surprised on arrival and departure the car park was only 1/2 full. Upon arrival the room looked modern and relatively clean, but...

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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Unbelievable that we even considered staying here again, but it was convenient. Unbelievable that the owners haven't done anything to improve the place. This could be an outstanding motel with care and attention but obviously no one cares.

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Patea, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Worst motel stay in my life!!! Booking for 3 people, only 2 towels in bathroom. They promote whirlpool baths, but no extra spa towels. When we asked for extra towels we were given 1 towel and 1 facecloth. Pull out bed for 3rd person had no blankets or pillows. ( did not check this upon arrival and went out that...

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I will not be back. My room housed several cockroaches and, perhaps not unrelated, when I went to cook my food I found two dodgy saucepans in the cupboard. One had been used to burn something and was too blackened to mix with food; the other still had leftovers in it and was gradually gathering mould! Had an iron but...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Dannemora Motor Inn

Address: 28 Accent Drive | Dannemora, Manukau 2016, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Manukau
Price Range: RM449 - RM679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dannemora Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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