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    The Dawson Motel

    16 Dawson Street | Cbd, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

    Pricewise reasonable, room is huge & amenities are top notch. Very clean I had a very comfortable night, slept like a baby.Very quiet.Place is not too far from center 5 minutes to coastal walkway, reception was friendly & welcoming. Will definitely recommendMore

    Thank susan d
    Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 14 June 2017

    Thank you for your great review on The Dawson Motel, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts. We have a brilliant team of cleaners at The Dawson Motel who pride themselves on keeping our rooms to a high quality. Even though...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    I travel to Taranaki for work on a regular occurrence. Have to book early due to the popularity of this motel. Large, well appointed, clean rooms minutes from downtown New Plymouth. I've stayed at others. This is the best.More

    Thank 23bob
    Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 14 June 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review on The Dawson Motel. We are so grateful when one of our regulars takes the time to review The Dawson Motel. We appreciate your on going support. We always strive to make sure every stay is the...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    A very good experience. Reception staff friendly and helpful. Room immaculately clean and comfortable. Unsure as to whether it would be noisy as motel was in the CBD.but heard no noise at all. Extensive choice for breakfast which was delivered to the room at time...More

    Thank Trickydicky795
    Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 25 May 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful review on The Dawson Motel. We are very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. We do our best to to ensure your stay with us is a great experience. We hope to have you stay with us again Kind...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

    Great centrally located motel Rooms were spacious, spotlessly clean and well equipped. Free parking onsite, although a 5 min walk to town. Our stay was for the working week and it was great to be able to unpack and cook a meal if we wanted...More

    Thank RachandMax
    Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 16 May 2017

    Hi, Thank you for such a wonderful review on The Dawson Motel. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our rooms, we pride ourselves on our motel, be that in cleanliness or having all the features that keep your stay convenient and enjoyable. We are...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

    The Dawson is the best, cleanest, freshest, friendliest motel in the whole of New Plymouth - the other three above in ranking are NOT motels This one is a certainty for me every time. The owners are super helpfulMore

    Thank Gruntie111
    Response from dawsonNewPlymouth, Owner at The Dawson MotelResponded 5 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your fantastic review on The Dawson Motel. We are glad to hear you think we are number 1, we definitely work hard to keep up with our hotel competitors while still providing the more relaxed and homely feel of a...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$116 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in New Plymouth
    • #1 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in New Plymouth
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • New Plymouth
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    "End room 11 ..Easy access for older folk...Still has sea view.."
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    "Request a ground floor room if stairs are an issue. We had a room that had a connecting door to cater for..."
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    "All rooms are equally good."
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    "I prefer upstairs and rooms 22-20 not facing the coast/ocean."
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