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Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation

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Mgarr, Malta
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70 reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2014

We stayed here for one night after crossing on the ferry. The motel was only a few minutes drive from the ferry terminal, clean, comfortable and in the village centre. We had not stayed in a motel before, but were pleasantly surprised, the owners were also extremely helpful and polite.

Thank Val S
Frederick, Maryland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2014 via mobile

This is an affordable, clean, and well run establishment. The owners go out of their way to make you feel comfortable. They have picnic tables for a "take away" picnic. They can also arrange transportation to the lovely, not to be missed, Queen Charlotte Walk.

Thank lovetogarden77
Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2014

We stayed at Gateway for one night before and one night after we travelled to the Queen Charlotte Wilderness Park Lodge. It's the first time a motelier has ever greeted me with a handshake! He was very friendly and helpful, and we appreciated the suggestions about meals out. The deal with Cortado Restaurant, which included a free drink with every... More 

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Paris, France
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We have stayed at Gateaway Motel for the second time. We have had a very good time at this Motel last year and come back again this year. The hosts Ken & Mary are very kind and always welcome us friendly. We feel like at home. The position is just center of the city near the every thing we need... More 

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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2014

I booked this motel through Booking.com and thought we were getting a motel with a sea view as shown in the promo, so was disappointed to see that it is in the main street of Picton and had no sea view! A warm welcome, clean room but starting to look tired, central to ferry terminal and cafes. Of all the... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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291 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Excellent central location. From the interislander ferry terminal just follow the blue line to the high street and turn right! 5 minutes walk maximum even with cases. No need of a taxi even if there was one. Very comfortable rooms and immaculately clean. The managers pride themselves on the quality of this 3.5 star motel and spent time suggesting dining... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 24 January 2014

Highly recommend this Motel - very friendly and helpful owners/staff, rooms comfortable and very clean - and the location in the town is great. The owners bent over backwards to accommodate us, letting us know the good places to eat and sights to see.

Thank Laurel D
Gosford, Australia
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We only stayed one night before walking the Queen Charlotte Track. The staff were friendly and helpful, the rooms comfy, spacious and clean and was in a perfect location for our needs. Highly recommended and would definitely stay again.

Thank phemepheme
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10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 January 2014

The Oxley Apartments are new apartments above the grand old Oxley's pub right above the waterfront. Huge big balcony facing straight down the Sound for superb views and plenty of sunshine. The apartment itself - large, clean and modern. Secure parking. Picton is a beautiful place to spend time anyway, but what a great spot to stay in Picton.

Thank Simon P
Palmerston North, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 22 January 2014

My experience at the gateway motel in picton has always been delightful.They always make you feel at home an accommodate you with anything you need. They are also very good at giving good diving spots around the picton area to get some seafood. Kent and Marie are always very helpful and there services with the rooms and the grounds are... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Picton Accommodation Gateway Motel is situated at the top of the South Island of New Zealand and gateway to the beautiful Marlborough Sounds, the Picton Accommodation Motel is nestled in the heart of Picton.Your hosts Kent and Marie extend a friendly welcome and invite you to experience the genuine southern hospitality that makes the Picton Accommodation Motel a popular location for travellers to relax and enjoy Picton activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation

Address: 32 High Street (Main Street), Picton, New Zealand (Formerly Americano Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: $120 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Americano Hotel Picton
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#1 Business Hotel in Picton
#1 Best Value Hotel in Picton
#2 Family Hotel in Picton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Picton
#4 Romantic Hotel in Picton
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“I was on the ground floor. I think some second floor rooms would have a view of the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles PlantationJohnny, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms downstairs are wonderful, and rooms street side have good views of Picton and the Main Street.”
 of 5 bubbles TruckMovesMike, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Had a room downstairs which was very quiet considering it is in the centre of town.”
 of 5 bubbles a1job, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Everything was nice”
 of 5 bubbles , 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on the second level if you want a good view in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles Namotharan, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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