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Grange Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
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All reviewson arrivalfresh milkan early morning flightfree wifibed was very comfortablefriendly hostsplunger coffeevisiting familyplace to staysouth aucklandshort driveclose to the airportunitmotelaccommodationlawnsmotorway
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Reviewed 16 February 2014

When we pulled up, we thought "uh oh", but when we were shown to our room we were pleasantly surprised with the room and the cleanliness. It was perfect for just the one night, as there isn't much to do around there and it's right...More

Thank Dr. 3DDC
Response from Bernie T, Owner at Grange Motor LodgeResponded 17 February 2014

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review . While we are delighted with your very generous comments we wonder if the property you have reviewed is in fact us. We ARE situated on the main road in a well established...More

Reviewed 5 February 2014

We stayed for two nights after flying into Auckland on an overnight trip from Perth Western Australia around 9.30am. We were both very tired but were welcomed with a big smile from Bernie who kindly gave us a unit which was ready to go. It...More

Thank AMJChristmasIsland
Response from Bernie T, Owner at Grange Motor LodgeResponded 13 February 2014

How great of you to review us. Thank you very much. We are so glad we were able to have a unit available for your early arrival - you must have been exhausted after all the traveling. It was our pleasure to upgrade you to...More

Reviewed 4 February 2014

Arriving in Auckland after travelling from the UK via Singapore it was fantastic to find the Grange Lodge just as described on Trip Advisor. Met by Bernie with a cheery smile and warm muffins, we were shown to our apartment which was very spacious and...More

Thank V8-MGer
Response from Bernie T, Owner at Grange Motor LodgeResponded 13 February 2014

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was so nice to have met you and we too wish time could have allowed you to stay longer. However, I do hope you had the most fantastic time during your holiday and...More

Reviewed 1 February 2014

This motor inn is a little gem for the visiting yearling sales attendees. Only 10 minutes down the motorway to karaka, so much more convenient than staying in Auckland cbd which is a 35 minute trip. And the hosts Patrick and Bernie are delightful and...More

Thank TanyagGoldcoast
Response from Bernie T, Owner at Grange Motor LodgeResponded 2 February 2014

How fantastic to have got your review. Thank you very much indeed. It was lovely to have met you and I hope the Karaka Sales proved worthwhile. Your review of us was really comprehensive and I am glad all the TV channels were appreciated. Mac...More

Reviewed 19 January 2014

Place was easy to find and there was own parking space for every room. Staff was amazingly friendly and we got fresh muffins on arrival. The room was very clean and included everything we needed. There is also possibility to do some laundry, which was...More

Thank Annika E
Response from Bernie T, Owner at Grange Motor LodgeResponded 2 February 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay here. We were delighted to meet you and hope you take home many happy memories of your visit to our shores. I hope our paths may cross again one day.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$117 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$117 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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19 January 2018|
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Response from GrangeLodge | Property representative |
Hi, yes, the extra bed costs $20. However, the Premium King Studio is not able to put one more single bed. Please feel free to email us directly if you have any questions. Thank you!
David C
7 October 2016|
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Response from WhanauAroha | Reviewed this property |
Free parking right outside your unit.
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"noisy main road, residences on the boundaries -"
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"Do not get the room next to the lobby."
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"New owners apparently. Definitely check to see if they done any updates before booking. They asked for up..."
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