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Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked an apartment!!! It was Ok!! A bit outdated and really need modernizing. Beds were comfortable. Table big enough for us all to sit at. Shower was drizzly -but plenty of hot water. Its motels like this that make you wonder just what you should get for your money. No milk. No desire of owner to take you to...

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Thank minnie20315
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The motel we shared with our family was adequate but not great. It was disappointing that after a days travel there was no complimentary milk to have a cuppa on arrival.This is the first time we have experienced this.Just handing a key and pointing is hardly a welcome . No dish cloth and a faulty TV did nothing for our...

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Thank Peter E
Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was quaint but dated though the beds were very comfortable. We arrived at the motel within 15 minutes of booking online and were immeditely given our keys and directed to our room without fuss. Our fan wasn't working in our room (7) which was a bummer and dishes were still a little dirty otherwise we had everything we needed...

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Thank Fontaine M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an excellent value for money hotel with an interesting Highwayman theme. First the negatives, the place is a bit dated, but this time the retro feel helps with an authentic 1980s style spa and 1970s mock colonial furniture in your room is a plus still if you love stainless steel and wireless internet, this may not be your...

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Thank Traveltane
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking at the photos, I wonder if we got a room that was yet to be updated ? I can only base my review on what we stayed in, which was a studio room, with a small kitchen,that truly needs an update ! The kitchen cupboards had peeling paint, the decor was old and worn, there were stains on the...

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Thank markandsue-84
Whakatane, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The motel was very easy to find coming in from Wellington. Our room was very clean and spacious with full oven, microwave and free Wi-Fi. Amenities such as pool looked very inviting although was too cold when we stayed. Very handy to supermarket and just a short drive into town and out to motorplex complex. Would definitely stay again.

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1Thank rodgersx3
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I was a bit put off when I arrived at this motel. I said to myself it is going to be another night full of traffic noise. Then I asked the owner if I could have a room further away from the street. To my delight, there are several rooms ‘hidden’ at the back. I upgraded to one of the...

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Thank P A
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

very comfortable nice and quiet nice size studio room everything we needed very good value will return next time we visit family in masterton just right for the occasion will recommend to others visiting the area

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1Thank AllieHinAkl
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I came down to celebrate a 21st. The staff were wonderful and our room was clean and spotless. We have been here before and enjoyed the family unit so when we entered the doorway we were presently surprised when we saw how spacious our studio unit was. Thank you once again for making our stay pleasant

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Thank Mason L
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stopped overnight in Masterton and had difficulty getting accommodation until we came across this Motel, On checking in we were given a very warm and friendly welcome and were able to get a two bedroom apartment for 4 adults. The rooms where clean, comfortable and spacious and the kitchen and living area were fantastic. We chose to eat in and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Highwayman Motel

Address: 46 High Street, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Masterton
Price Range: RM285 - RM489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Highwayman Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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“All are good, but rooms 1 to 9 are the original 70s block, all the others are later 1980s Sometimes people may smoke out the front .”
 of 5 bubbles Traveltane, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“For couples travelling together, ask for the apartments rather than two motel rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Mintman63, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“To avoid street noise, get a unit a bit further away from the main road”
 of 5 bubbles 8623PaulineS, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“room 11 is the biggest and closest to pool/playground”
 of 5 bubbles markmY4599JT, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 15-21 are set back off the road and spacious. There is also a really gorgeous cottage-style house that would be ideal for workshops.”
 of 5 bubbles 579annav, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
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