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Fitzroy Beach Motel

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 June 2014

We came to New Plymouth for a tangi, some of our whānau were coming from Auckland, we came from Wellington. Both families couldn't get there till after 9pm. I rang to inform them we were arriving later than expected, not only were they fine with that, they had the room ready with the heatpump on& milk in the fridge! We...

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fitzroybeachmotel, Manager at Fitzroy Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review, I am glad we made you feel at home when you arrived to a nice warm room on our cold winters evening. We really hope you can come back and stay with us again in the future. Regards Dianne

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 23 May 2014

We stayed here for 1 night in the 1 Bedroom motel unit. The room was clean, modern and spacious with a separate lounge area. The kitchenette was modern with a stovetop. The motel is a few metres from the beach and the beautiful Coastal Walkway which is suitable for walking or running. The area is nice and quiet. Great staff.

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fitzroybeachmotel, Manager at Fitzroy Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review for our motel. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and made the most of the beautiful coastal walkway. We certainly look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards Dianne

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Perfect location for ease of access in and out of New Plymouth and surrounding area. In town for 3 days on business and really noticed the traffic issues in New Plymouth due to poor road planning. This motel located in Fitzroy was a way more convenient location than the down town options. Also nice breakfast options provided. Will definitely stay...

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fitzroybeachmotel, Manager at Fitzroy Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review for our motel. Yes we are very lucky to be situated on a very quiet street just off the main CBD of New Plymouth. Yes at times the traffic can be very busy on our main route into New Plymouth however we have just heard work will start at...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 10 March 2014

This is a new or refurbished motel. It is a couple of hundred yards to the beach. It is maybe 1 1/2 miles to a grocery store in New Plymouth. The kitchen area has 2 cooktop electric burners, microwave, and refrigerator. They give you a fairly liberal allowance for Wi-Fi, but we used it up by using the internet for...

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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2014

The location of this motel is ideal for Fitzroy beach but it is almost 2 miles from the centre of New Plymouth. If you do not want to drive then the Coastal Walkway provides a pleasant way to get into town or a taxi costs about NZD 13. We had a Deluxe One Bedroom Unit which consisted of a reasonable...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 13 November 2013

An excellent place to stay, five minutes' walk from the beach and five minutes by car from town. We had a one-bedroom suite with very comfortable lounge/kitchenette. The kitchenette had hotplates, microwave and kettle as well as sufficient cutlery, crockery and pans. You would think twice about trying to do any extensive cooking, but everything needed for preparing simple snacks...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 November 2013

Great stay - very good location close (walking distance) to the surf beach. Staff were super helpful and rooms were clean and tidy. The beach side walkway was less than 10 minutes walk away and you can head north or south daily for a great hike.

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Brisbane
Reviewed 2 November 2013

It wasn't exactly beach weather but the rooms are spacious, clean and well appointed and the motel was quiet. Some distance from the main part of town but a short drive if you have a car. The sliding glass doors reduce the privacy however overall the rooms were of a high standard for motel style accomodation.

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Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Excellent place to stay, it has a very good reputation. Its close to the new coastal walkway. Very close to shopping centre, and walking distance to the city and the beach. Rooms are very clean, well kept, great customer service

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fitzroybeachmotel, Manager at Fitzroy Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the lovely comments. It was a pleasure to have you stay and we are glad we met your high standard. Look forward to seeing you agin.

Raumati Beach, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Wonderful location , helpful and pleasant management. Neat, clean and very tidy accommodation. We stayed for 4 nights and would do so again. Only problem struck was that their website states "WIFI initial complimentary 100mb per day , 5c per MB thereafter " was actually given only 100mb for the 4 days although they did give me a further 100mb.Website...

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fitzroybeachmotel, Manager at Fitzroy Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words it was lovely to see you and enjoy your stay with us. Our wifi issue has been addressed and fixed. We look forward to seeing you again in the Naki.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Fitzroy Beach Motel

Address: 25 Beach Street, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range: $158 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Fitzroy Beach Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Fitzroy Beach Motel New Plymouth, New Zealand - Taranaki
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#4 Family Hotel in New Plymouth
#7 Romantic Hotel in New Plymouth
#8 Luxury Hotel in New Plymouth
#15 Business Hotel in New Plymouth
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“All rooms are well positioned & furnished.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeW005, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“In appreance all units appear to be about equal.”
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“One bedroom unit is spacious”
 of 5 bubbles juliehP1631DP, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
“More space with one bedroom apartment”
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“Back rooms farthest from road very quiet. Ask for a north facing room.”
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