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Amagansett, New York, United States
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68 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms here are very basic but comfortable and have a kitchenette. The sitting room in the bedroom has a great view and good internet service. We drove here from the airport in about hour and a half.

Thank Chini A
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15 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We choose the Coastal Motor lodge for our trip to Coromandel and know it was a good decision. We were warmly welcomed and offered useful advice for our stay. Although we were not in the newer rooms as seen on the website we had a great space with good kitchen and because of this choose to cook in. The lodge... More 

Thank Stephen H
Bali, Indonesia
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are doing a big tour of NZ, north yo south. Our first stopover is Thames-Coromandel. We have never been on this part of NZ so it was exciting to go somewhere different. We booked Coastal motor lodge, it's not over the top budget and good for family holiday. Our 2bdr cabin was more than enough with 2 small kids.... More 

Thank mcmasterBALI
Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely motel in great location overlooking the water. Quick drive into Thames where there are plenty of shops and restaurants. Good sized room with small lounge area and separate kitchen. Free wifi and comfy bed. Suited our purpose for one night stay.

Thank JojoP2011
Melbourne, Vic
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81 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We have stayed here before as we visit family in Thames occasionally. The motel has however changed hands since we were last here. We were only staying one night and booked this ages ago. We arrived around 5pm after driving for about five hours from further up north. Check in was a breeze and we were happy to get into... More 

Thank slinky1100
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It was "NZ good" as far as hotels go. Located a short jaunt from the town and with a nice view of the bay. Nothing fancy room wise though, quite simple. There is no heating / AC so come prepared. There were some small personal space heaters though.

Thank Dale R
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 reviews
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We pulled into this place late in the afternoon, hopeful that we could find a place to stay for the night after a frustrating day of travel and research. We were fortunate to get a studio unit for the night and we were very glad that we did. A great place to stay, tidy and clean, well set out with... More 

Thank DawnG2305
Coastal-Motor-Lodge, Owner at Coastal Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your review. We look forward to your return visit. Thank you More 

falmouth, maine
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629 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 313 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

no seriously, i had no idea what to expect. I arrived right before they were going to lock up the reception, and saw it in the dark. Generally Cabin style stuff doesn't really fly, but they have done a great job with this. Immaculate, stylish, spacious, modern bathroom. Right on the bay basically. Price was right, location was just north... More 

Thank chimayred
Coastal-Motor-Lodge, Owner at Coastal Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your visit and thank you for your review Hope we can accommodate you again in the future Thank you More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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55 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Good location, just north of Thames, looking out on the coast. We stayed in the "sea view family unit". It was spotlessly clean with a well equipped kitchen and comfortable beds with electric blankets. There was also a comfortable sofa and armchairs. Looking out from the balcony, one can enjoy a sea view framed by mature trees. On the downside... More 

Thank Susanne M
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, super tidy, amazing views, very comfortable and convenient... Lovely service from very welcoming owners. This place has all you need to have a relaxing experience. Ticked all our boxes and we travel a lot and are very picky. Definitely will be back:) Highly recommend!

Thank VicKul

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Coastal Motor Lodge is a four star Qualmark rated Motel located at the gateway of the magnificent Coromandel Peninsula. Accommodation is set amongst beautiful lush grounds directly opposite the Hauraki Gulf and provides a range of quality accommodation including elevated sea view studio chalets, family room, access rooms and budget style cottages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coastal Motor Lodge

Address: 608 Tararu Rd | PO Box 226, Thames SH 25, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Price Range: $151 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Coastal Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“The room furthest from the road are best”
 of 5 bubbles DawnG2305, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“get close to the water”
 of 5 bubbles 926madeleineh, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful looking motel, very quiet with great views. As soon as you go up the drive you feel at home.”
 of 5 bubbles 881elained, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms quieter, with gorgeous views and your own table and chairs on a section of a balcony.”
  • Sunset - taken from beach just across the road from Coastal Motor Lodge
 of 5 bubbles Perpetual_Student_NZ, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room with full seaview when booking a chalet”
 of 5 bubbles HPillai, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
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