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    Akaroa Criterion Motel

    75 Rue Jolie | Akaroa Banks Penninsular, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 1215
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    • Excellent66%
    • Very good27%
    • Average5%
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    Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

    We dropped in based on driving by, and were nicely surprised. The staff was friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and up to date. The bed was very comfortable. Our second floor room had a balcony with a view across the bay to...More

    Thank AnOregonFamily
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 10 March 2017

    Thanks for the great review. Our location is very convenient for all restaurants and activities in Akaroa. We are very pleased that you had a most pleasant stay with us. Thanks for the recommendation. Kind Regards Deborah

    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    We stayed in a room on the first floor. It was nicely furnished in a modern style. There was a balcony with a view of the water. We sat and had a drink in the evening sunshine but sheltered from the wind. Rooms on the...More

    Thank LadyinBeds
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 10 March 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review this motel. Felicity and Murray have recently refurbished all rooms and have done a great job. The rooms do look classy and modern. Yes the 2nd floor rooms do have a slightly better view. We are centrally...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Everything about the Motel was fab - from the staff we met on arrival, the décor, the bed, the cleanliness and of course the view. Parking was "first come first served" - and we managed to get under-cover parking. Would certainly recommend. It is a...More

    Thank morecambegirl60
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 10 March 2017

    Thank you for the great review. We try very hard to make sure our guests have a memorable stay with us. The best views are on the 2nd floor and if you need help with your cases we will certainly oblige. Kindest Regards Deborah Reservations

    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    Stayed Here for 1 Night as we Toured Round the South Island Its a Lovely Motel Nice Clean and Modern ,Good value for the Money ,A big thank you to the Manager as my Wife left some items in a Draw and the Lady Kindly...More

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    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Hi Guy B Thanks for your great review. Our goal is to make sure our guests have a memorable stay at The Akaroa Criterion Motel. We all have little "oh dear " moments in our lives and I'm glad we could assist you in recovering...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. What a find in Akaroa! Everything was perfect with our stay, mainly due to Debra in the office. From arrival to departure, we could not fault a single thing. Our room was great. Ground floor with...More

    1  Thank Jill H
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Hi Jill H Thanks for taking the time to do a review. It was my pleasure to ensure that you had a memorable holiday in Akaroa. Our location right here in the middle of the village does mean that you are in walking distance of...More

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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Akaroa
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    Room Tips
    "Great location and welcoming owners and staff!"
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    "First floor room means you have to carry your luggage up - but then there is the view!"
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    "Top floor, room 12 was great"
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    "Top end suite furthest from reception. Lovely views."
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