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    Akaroa Criterion Motel

    75 Rue Jolie | Akaroa Banks Penninsular, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent62%
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    • Average6%
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    Reviewed 10 November 2016

    Centrally located, our room on first floor had pleasant views out over the bay to the mountains, clean and plenty of room, included sitting area and comfy beds. Milk provided for coffee and tea included.

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    Response from FelicityandMurray, Front Office Manager at Akaroa Criterion Motel

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are delighted that you enjoyed staying with us. The views on the mid and top floor are certainly worth paying that little bit extra to experience. Thanks and Regards Deborah Reservations

    Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

    Nice little hotel with friendly owners and large spacious rooms. The supermarket is around the corner and there is ample parking available. The center of Akaroa isn't far away nor is the waterfront. Our room had a small terrace from where you could see the...More

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    Response from FelicityandMurray, Front Office Manager at Akaroa Criterion Motel

    Hi Stijnvandrunen Thanks for taking the time to write this review. We are centrally located which is so convenient for our guests to visit shops and restaurants in Akaroa. We hope that your holiday in Akaroa was enjoyable. Many thanks Deborah

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    We were only spending one night in Akaroa and we wanted to make the most of our time there. The location is terrific--just round corner from Ma Maison and Sweet As, near a market, only a couple more blocks from more restaurants and shopping. We...More

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    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion Motel

    Hi Julie Thanks for reviewing the motel. We are centrally located which is handy for almost all shops and restaurants and activities in Akaroa. Yes. refurbishing is an ongoing project and its exciting to see all the changes happening. Hopefully we will see you again...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed at the Criterion for Labour weekend 2016 to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary and we were delighted with not only the friendly reception we received but also with the cleanliness and spaciousness of the room we stayed in. The view from the balcony...More

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    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion Motel

    Hi 200lovetravel Thank you so much for your wonderful critique of our Motels We are new owners and are absolutely thrilled with our new home, and love living in this wonderful piece of paradise. We are perfectly positioned to enjoy wonderful views over the harbor,...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

    One night in akaroa only but booked the motel via email enquiry. Quick reply and no problem when had to change dates. Bery nice room with all you need. Large room and bathroom. Great view from top 2 floors of the harbour and very handy...More

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    Hi Ian Thank You for taking the time to write a review about our motel. As new owners we are very keen to show off our fantastic premises and are very proud of the gorgeous location with our wonderful sea views. We are also currently...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$94 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    Room Tips
    "Top floor for an excellent view"
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    "Room 12 has the best views and very little street noise."
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    "Try the second floor for the best views"
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    "We were upstairs and had a great sea view"
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