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Wavell Heights
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Coachman's Lodge sounds like a good old highway motel and it is, right on the highway, looking like it should. But inside, there are large rooms. separate bedroom, kitchen facilities, table and chairs, extra bed. spread out and cater for yourself. All very clean and well-maintained. Easy access to a walking track down by the river if you are...

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coachmans lodge c, Owner at Coachman's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments they were greatly appreciated. Trevor

Reviewed 30 March 2016

Stayed with Coachman's Lodge Motel over Easter weekend with 5 friends and had an amazing time. We asked for BBQ from the owner and they provided one within min's. Sound roof rooms, quality bed and heaps of kitchen appliance to play around with. I would recommend this place if you are planning to crash in the middle of the Whanganui.

Thank akhil g
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Very clean and spacious room. Value for money. Will stay there again if I return to Wanganui. Didn't try their packed lunch as we checked in late and checked out at 10am. It's a shame that the motel was fully booked hence not able to request for late check out. Overall it is a pleasant stay.

Thank Lynn L
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Needs updating but the owners were friendly and the bed was super comfortable. Easy parking, would like some facilities for clothes washing and a clothesline as we had just come from the Whanganui river canoe trip and needed to wash a few things.

Thank MagusD
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2016

So fabulous , was such a joy staying here , fantastic customer service , very affordable , rooms are spotless. We had arrived from a long journey from Auckland staying at the disappointing Pullman. This was the lodge too cheer me up again. 100% perfect. I will never forget how grumpy I was on my holiday until we came and...

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 October 2015

What a lovely place to stay. The owners were very friendly and when my daughter was not feeling to good they made sure we knew where the hospital and doctors were. Rooms were serviced by a wonderful lady and nothing was a bother to cleaner or owners. Would definitely stay there again. Handy to town and shopping and lots of...

Thank switchie_nz
Nerang, Australia
Reviewed 23 September 2015

on arrival we found this room to be nothing like the reviews to be. it was super dated and dangerous for children with the stairs. they disliked us having kids and we didnt feel like we were good enough to stay here

3Thank lou85a
National Park
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Thanks you so much Trevor & Luz the owners for your assistance with our stay. This motel offers value for money, clean and friendly folk - its in a great close location to the hospital, restaurants, & McDs. You couldn't ask for more caring people, we will be back.

Thank TxCross
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This is simply a great place to stay when in Whanganui. Trevor and Luz are very friendly and always make you feel welcome. They are the kind of people that make the place such a great place to stay (which is why I always come back when passing through). The place is always clean and tidy. You will not be...

Thank NZRelievingTeacher
New Zealand
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Stayed 3 nights sharing a family unit with another couple and the set up worked very well with two bedrooms upstairs and the bathroom downstairs. We liked the breakfast bar with 6 comfortable stools and an oven too, which not all motels have. China mugs would be nicer than the acrolite ones though. Helpful owners. Very clean and our unit...

Thank NorNor3

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Coachman's Lodge

Address: 30 Liffiton Street, Whanganui, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Price Range: $95 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Coachman's Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Rooms front onto a drive-in courtyard, all easily accessible with easy parking.”
 of 5 bubbles 842brucec, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room beds, warm rooms, free parking, BBQ”
 of 5 bubbles 686akhilg, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“They are all great rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles NZRelievingTeacher, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
“One of the nights we were in a single unit where you can hear street noise. The family unit was definitely better.”
 of 5 bubbles NorNor3, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Unit one is close to the road. The two story units are the furthest away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles Turners08, 28 Feb 2015 | Read review
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