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GateWay Motor Inn Boutique Hotel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Mangawhai, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first thought on entering is wow it stinks! It's obvious people have been smoking in here it reeks. Beautiful room, immaculate. Wonderful relaxing bath which was the main reason we booked here. The website says they take pets but when I asked they no longer do that so false advertising.

Thank shazza1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found the hotel fairly underwhelming and the service at checkin not very friendly. One of the worst things was a power outage we experienced for most of our stay made it terrible and inconvenient. The local businesses were advised of the power outage so when we checked it we should have been told. We found out the hard way...

Thank Leigh H
Ossett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

It is about two years since we last stayed at Gateway Inn and it is too long. On arrival our greeting was first rate, room ready and everything spot on. The was light, airy, fresh and spotlessly clean. It was a King Suite and was easily large enough for the the two of us. Well equipped kitchen area with everything...

1Thank Thomas44_14
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 February 2017

No one in the reception when I arrived, rung the bell and had to wait for a little while before someone arrived. Not much chit chat, asked for payment and showed me into my room. The room itself was quiet and comfortable, and was quite a good sized space. Freeview TV, and the tv was on a swiveling wall mount...

1Thank Draco_Malfoy
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay with gateway... staff was very helpful they checked us in 2 hour before the actual check in time... great clean and tidy rooms.. enjoyed our breakfast.... great shower pressure and spacious washrooms..

1Thank jammie09
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Only saw two members of staff and we had to ring for one of them. Never saw the bar open. We were standing at the reception as the clock turned 9am only to be told that breakfast had finished. Lovely clean and quiet room. Just a shame the members of staff appeared that they had more important things to do...

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Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Pulled into the carpark, it was completely empty. Parked outside the reception, it looked like nobody was there, it was so dark inside. Went into the poorly lit reception area found two people sitting behind the counter. No welcome ,hello or anything. We gave our name the reply, do you want to pay be cash or credit card. Shown to...

Thank Smithy1946
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Don't judge this hotel by its external wooden appearance. We had a large room with sitting area and outside patio. Could not fault accommodation. Quiet. At the end of winter when we were there it was very quiet. Didn't see anyone in the bar area, and restaurant didn't appear to be open so did a short drive down the road...

Thank Karen M
New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We booked here because of it's quoted ratings of 8.8 to 9 and were subsequently quite disappointed. The people were nice but the property is dark inside and tired,no SKY as advertised and the parking in the front seemed a bit too exposed, added to that we thought it was in Masterton and we could walk to the town but...

Thank Narziss
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is a strange place. It has a bar, a restaurant, and what looks like a conference room none of which seem to be operating. The inside foyer is lovely and that carrys on into the room which is superbly set out and with one of the nicest bathrooms I have seen in a hotel/motel. There seemed to be only...

1Thank shower1

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Combining the charm of an old stable building with modern and luxurious facilities, Gateway Inn provides the complete experience for functions, conferences, and accommodation. Relax at the bar with friends until late and dine in the restaurant or at a table in our rose-lined garden setting. Situated on SH2 on the southern fringe of Masterton Township with easy access to the main highway bypass, Masterton township, and South Wairarapa District, including Greytown and Martinborough. Wellington City/Airport is an easy drive of 80 - 90 minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GateWay Motor Inn Boutique Hotel

Address: 290 High Street, Solway, Masterton 5810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Masterton > Solway
Price Range: $122 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — GateWay Motor Inn Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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