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Singapore, Singapore
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72 reviews
71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Host Emily and Leo just took over management of the motel. We took a standard 1 bedroom and was offered a free upgrade to a unit with spa. However, we declined because we liked the unit we booked as it was bright and comfortable. Tower Lodge Motel is within walking distance to the beautiful Queens Park. Wish Emily and Leo... More 

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TowerLodge, Owner at Tower Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we're delighted you liked your accommodation. Yes we're lucky the motel is located so close to the Water Tower and beautiful Queens Park. Former owner Dawn and Ray have given us huge support and we will keep providing a high standard accommodation. Hope... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Our stay was great, we were upgraded for free to a bigger apartment and it was lovely and homely. The owners were so helpful. The free DVDs were awesome. Our room was very clean and cleaning staff were wonderful.

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Omakau, New Zealand
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Have stayed here many times over the twenty years and the motel just keeps getting better, Great hosts with comfortable beds and fittings throughout the room. . Everything in the unit was clean and comfortable. The location was quiet. Would recommend to anyone.

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West Midlands
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Very large well equipped accommodation (superior room).It was very new looking and everything was clean and sparkling.Friendly staff and secure parking.Easy walking to good local restaurants.Would highly recommend this place for its excellent value for money.

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Otago Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Fantastic motel in a great location. The owners went out of their way to be accommodating and even dropped us and our luggage off to our vehicle on the other side of town when we checked out. Fantastic hosts and great price. Would not stay anywhere else in Invercargill.

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Maryland
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186 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The unit we had included a separate bedroom with a queen size bed, a living room with a twin bed and a second pull out twin bed tucked under it, a large dining table a good sized well equipped kitchenette and a sofa and TV. The bathroom was clean and new looking and the shower was good and strong. Everything... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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73 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Situated opposite to Invercargill’s iconic water tower, the appropriately named Tower Lodge Motel provides clean, well maintained and modern accommodation. Our unit had a cosy, welcoming ambience and the layout was excellent – a single bed in the living room (occupied by our 11 year old) and a separate bedroom for me and my wife. The beds are comfortable and... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This is a great motel, central in the city. A very warm welcome, and while from the outside the units looked older, they had been beautifully upgraded inside. One of our pet gripes about staying in motels, is the lack of lighting if you need to be doing paperwork. This motel would be the best of all the motels and... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This basic, functional motel offers excellent value for the money. Our one-bedroom unit, immaculate and well-maintained, with a living room/kitchenette, bedroom, and bathroom, surpassed our expectations. We found it convenient to be able to park our car right outside the door. The owners/managers were very helpful in providing info about the town and recommending restaurants. I would highly recommend Tower... More 

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Auckland , New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Second time we have stayed at the Tower. They are great hosts We had a little emergency during the night of our recent stay and they handled the situation like seasoned professionals. We stayed in the two bedroom apartment. The apartment was an older part of the establishment but was clean, spacious and very comfortable for four people. Good restaurants... More 

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts Dawn & Ray Clark offer true Southern Hospitality in comfortable surroundings at the Tower Lodge Motel, Invercargill. Centrally located and just a few minutes walk from everywhere, including the city centre, Queens Gardens, golf courses, swimming pool, sports facilities and the home of Southland rugby - Homestead Stadium. Honeymoon Suite, units with private courtyard, spa bath units and wheelchair access. Studio units (sleep 2), 1-bedroom units (sleep 4), 2-bedroom units (sleep 5). Cots and highchairs available. DVD & flat-screen TV in most units. Courtesy vehicle by arrangement. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tower Lodge Motel

Address: 119 Queens Drive | Richmond, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Invercargill
Price Range: $129 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tower Lodge Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“All good, easily accessible and plenty of parking.”
 of 5 bubbles arbruse, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear of the motel”
 of 5 bubbles Stocoroco, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“recommend a stay on a main road but quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Pesty88, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be good, this is a quiet location”
 of 5 bubbles SMTas, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful modern rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles chivo37, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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