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Aldan Lodge Motel

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Gulf Breeze, Florida
Reviewed 11 February 2016

The hotel room was very cute. Two beds on the bottom floor and a loft with two extra beds. The clerk at the front desk was very polite and offered a choice of milk to go with coffee in the morning. That's better then those little milk packets you usually see in the hotels. There are plenty of cooking appliances...

Thank Kevin R
aldanlodge, Owner at Aldan Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Kevin, thanks for staying with us. We are working on putting in a/c.

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Decent Budget Motel for a little stopover just a good place to start before you move down the scenic south island of NZ We enjoyed our stay as family had a secret room at top to get a scenic view which was the best spot to spend quality time for couples and for kids Good Service close to shops and...

1Thank KKS81
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The accommodation was clean. Reception staff were nice. Room was quiet small so laying bags out was difficult. Not well designed. We were in the room right at the front near reception so very very noisy. Not a good last night in Picton.

Thank Vpjcking
aldanlodge, Owner at Aldan Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your response which is helpful to us in improving our facilities. Sometimes during this very busy time guests maybe placed in less than ideal units through necessity or price related issues. Thanks again for your comments.

Reviewed 25 January 2016

Lovely motel, the owner was very friendly and helpful. Stayed in the spa unit and it was lovely after a ferry trip to relax in. Nice clean spacious room, only thing missing were paper towels for cleaning the bbq before use. Overall, it is a lovely motel and I'd be happy to stay again.

Thank Cheryl J
aldanlodge, Owner at Aldan Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Aldan Lodge. We appreciate your comments and have taken up your suggestion. Thanks and regards, Aldan Lodge Team

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Stayed here in November during our stay in Picton. Very good location to cafes/restaurants/shops and waterfront. We had a beautiful room overlooking the water. Motel just across the street from supermarket, so good for stocking up on supplies. Staff very friendly, and helpful.

Thank Lynda I
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Aldan Lodge Motel is convenient for the town and ferry, yet quietly situated. Rooms are clean, comfortable and with all the usual facilities. Not remarkable in any way but excellent value with a friendly reception (though just about everywhere in NZ was very friendly).

Thank Fran S
Emmaville, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

This really may be the best motel in NZ in its price bracket! Efficient, friendly reception. Easy access to room via vehicle and on foot. Well located walk to shops, restaurant, pubs and water front. Spacious comfortable room was spotless and well appointed. Even a plunger and ground coffee provided! Would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

My partner and I had a quick stop over in Picton on a trip through the South Island. We found Aldan Lodge to be perfect for our needs within quick walking distance to the main street and very welcoming hosts. Would definitely stay again.

1Thank Anne L
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Stayed at Aldan Lodge recently and found it to be very good. Good location, a walk down to the restaurants and wharf with a supermarket over the road. Heather was very helpful and we had great rooms. Plenty of coffee (plus plunger), tea etc and even though there was a small problem with the shower not draining properly - it...

Thank lesleyh266
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Nice Motel at the top end of town but close to everything. Room was clean and tidy with plenty of tea, milk and coffee. Bathroom and shower area was clean. we met Doug, the owner who gave us a history on Picton with good sights to see. A very friendly place to stay and relax. Doug looked after us which...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Heather & Doug invite you to enjoy the comforts of Aldan Lodge. Only a short walk to the main town centre and water front. Plenty of off street parking. Quiet location. We aim to provide the Home away from home feeling. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aldan Lodge Motel

Address: 86 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: $95 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aldan Lodge Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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#6 Luxury Hotel in Picton
#7 Family Hotel in Picton
#7 Romantic Hotel in Picton
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“One level so noone walking around on top of you”
 of 5 bubbles AdrienneM316, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A short walk to the town centre, ferry terminal and waterfront.”
 of 5 bubbles , 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms look good and are very quiet but the views are from upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Grannylynne, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you have a lot of luggage do ask for a room downstairs as this is a two storey motel and I don't believe there is a lift.”
 of 5 bubbles meaganl78, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are nice”
  • full kitchen
  • Large super clean bathroom with shower
 of 5 bubbles Rickeys-Travels, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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