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Nautilus Lodge Motel

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4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

We stayed at the lodge for 3 nights in January. We found the place to be clean, spacious and in a good location. Lyn and Ian were also most helpful when providing us with ideas on what and where to go. This really was a...More

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Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 8 April 2017

It was a pleasure having you to stay, thank you for your review and kind comments. Come and visit again soon. Lyn

Reviewed 11 February 2017

We had a large room which was really nice. It's super clean and tidy. Located just on the edge of town but in close to the supermarket and places to eat. We stayed here before we went kayaking in the Abel Tasman National park so...More

Thank Eugene P
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 8 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel Eugene. Hope you are able to visit us again in the future. Lyn

Reviewed 6 February 2017

This motel is very clean and modern and one of the best we have stayed in, on our journey around the South Island. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The Wi Fi was very strong, everything about this motel was at a very high...More

Thank Michael H
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 10 February 2017

Thank you Michael for taking the time to write a review, thank you for the compliments. It is lovely having you and your wife stay here, hope to see you again in the future. Lyn

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. This was not my first stay, as I stayed here for three or four days, a few years ago. I was surprised at how old and worn it looked in comparison with my earlier stay. The place meets one's needs,...More

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Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 28 January 2017

Unfortunately as time goes by things wear out and get worn out, especially when in constant use. We have only been running the motel for 4 months and our plan is to update some of the worn out furniture and fixtures and fittings. The rooms...More

Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights. Very friendly and helpful owners who take pride in the way the units are presented. Really clean unit that's well equipped and has a good comfortable bed and clean bathroom. Would happily stay here again in the future.

Thank Jane O
Response from Motueka1, Owner at Nautilus Lodge MotelResponded 16 January 2017

Thank you for the compliments and for taking the time to place a review on Trip Adviser. Look forward to seeing you again in the future. Lyn

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$108 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$108 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Room 7 is quieter being away from the main street."
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"Probably best to ask for unit away from main street if you want peace and quiet"
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"Any room is great. we stayed in Room 9 our first night and after a week tramping came back to Room 12."
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"Room 4 had a separate bedroom plus an extra bed in the lounge for a child (or snorer!)"
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