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    La Rochelle Motel

    1 Rue Grehan, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 5142
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    • Excellent61%
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    • Average4%
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    “small patio” (5 reviews)
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    “room was clean” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

    Alex and Jane are amazing hosts! They are friendly and welcoming, as well as for the rooms. Everything is just perfect, clean as if it was new. The place is quiet, and yet close to the shops and restaurants (10 min walk). I definitely recommend...More

    Thank Mat L
    Response from LaRochelleAkaroa, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 11 April 2016

    Hi Mat L, Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you appreciate the efforts of the cleaning staff at the motel. We trust you are enjoying the rest of your trip around NZ and manage to escape Auckland when you finally get up there....More

    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    Great rooms, clean and comfy. Reception was very helpful and gave us tips for our further journey through South Island. Room was a bit dark, but did not matter. Really enjoyed our stay there. All goodMore

    Thank Andreas F
    Response from LaRochelleAkaroa, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 6 April 2016

    Hi Andreas, Thank you for the great review. It good to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and your time in Akaroa. Thank you for the feedback in regards to the amount of natural light in the room. It is appreciated. We normally allow...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

    We spent a comfortable night at La Rochelle motel. The proprietor , Alex was kind enough to call us after we had left , offering to post clothing which we had inadvertently left behind to another place that we were to visit. This is great...More

    Thank bdsmt
    Response from LaRochelleAkaroa, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 22 March 2016

    Hi bdsmt, Thank you for taking time out of your holiday to review our motel. It is much appreciated. We hope you are enjoying your trip down the coast and that you are reunited with your clothing in due course. Thanks again, kind regards Alex...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

    Comfortable, clean and spacious rooms with parking available. The owner Alex at reception was extremely friendly and helpful with suggestions for our stay on the banks peninsula. Easy walk to a number of neighbouring bars and restaurants. Can't fault it.More

    Thank David S
    Response from LaRochelleAkaroa, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 15 March 2016

    Hi David, Thanks for positive review of our motel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to get out and explore the peninsula region. There are plenty of hidden attractions to experience in the area. We are also extremely fortunate...More

    Reviewed 29 February 2016

    Compared to other motels stayed in in NZ this didn't offer the same facility or value. However the location was good with a very friendly welcome from Jane. Kitchen area was quite cramped and limited sitting/eating space. Had DVDs and books freely available. Would look...More

    Thank Jon W
    Response from LaRochelleAkaroa, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 2 March 2016

    Hi John, Thank you taking time to review our motel. The room you booked is designed slightly differently to our other units as it has certain features designed to assist people with disabilities. Consequently the bathroom is a larger area and living space slightly smaller....More

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    Marithel T
    6 November 2016|
    Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
    Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
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    "No elevator, so ask for a ground floor room if stairs are an issue."
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    "Rooms back from the main road are quieter."
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    "Upstairs rooms have a balcony, downstairs is a patio"
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