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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2015

Only a short stay here but well worth it. Very friendly and helpful owners too. Rooms are spacious and clean. Nice selection of tea sachets too. A very comfortable stay and would recommend to friends.

Thank SandraR11660
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

Arrived at Barringtons late one afternoon without a pre-arranged booking. Was warmly greeted by manageress Sue. We were taken to our studio room at the rear of the motel. That's service! Thankfully we were at the back of the motel as Barringtons is on a very busy road. Our room was huge, very clean and well appointed. However later in... More 

1 Thank 21girlie
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Reviewed 24 February 2015

Our room was bright,airy, spacious and immaculate. Good kitchen if you wished to cook your own meal. Would stay here again and/or recommend to others. Host lady very helpful. Air con in room was great.

Thank Glennis M
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Reviewed 14 February 2015

This motel was very clean and comfortable but not luxurious. It suited our needs well as I have to be able to make my own food as I have lots of food intolerances. There was a handy little hob, microwave and fridge which was quite adequate for my needs. The manageress was helpful and friendly. Wifi was free. I would... More 

Thank Lauraine P
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Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

Very nice little motel. Stayed in a studio room, which was huge, clean and very comfortable. No road noise at all. Very quiet. Great location. Great rates. Will be back on our next visit, for sure. 👍

Thank IndahBali
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 January 2015

We were very pleasantly surprised by Barringtons. Sue was very friendly and accommodating and helped our large party of 9 (across three separate units) settle in quickly. The rooms were clean, well-equipped and amply stocked with cutlery and crockery. The free Wifi was the cherry on top. I would recommend this very highly for accommodation in Whakatane.

Thank uncleknop
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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41 reviews
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

My husband and I stayed at this Motel for 5 nights. It was very modern, clean and comfortable and the owners were very friendly and helpful. On the down side, there was a barbeque, but no real barbeque area. There was a seating area with a table and umbrella in one corner of the carpark which was not very inviting... More 

1 Thank Amanda W
Knebworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 January 2015

This is a really great place to stay. The rooms are a large, well presented and kept spotlessly clean . Sue the manager is always smiling and all the staff can't do enough for you. We stayed 6 nights and found the whole experience great. Within a 10 minute walk of the nearest shops and petrol station. Main shops need... More 

Thank easylacer
Bang Saray, Thailand
1 review
Reviewed 11 December 2014

We were very happy with our stay at Barringtons. We have stayed at other motels in Whakatane but for comfort and facilities at a reasonable price this place wins hands down. Scrupulously clean with good service and friendly staff, the unit itself was spacious and well appointed with a super comfy bed, kitchen and big bathroom. Decor was stylish within... More 

Thank DorothyFromAotearoa
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Me and my family stayed here last weekend and I must say it was the nicest place we have ever stayed in. The staff were friendly and helpful and the room was spacious, well equipped but above all, CLEAN! Oh and I almost forgot, free wifi! We definitely will be staying here again the next time we are in Whakatane.... More 

Thank lisa w

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Barringtons Motor Lodge Provides clean, modern, comfortable, and spacious accommodation for visitors to Whakatane.We are part of the Asure Loyalty Group.We are located close to lovely walking tracks along the river and a short walk or dive to Whakatane town centre.All 14 units are ground floor, and have comfortable beds and feather and down throws. Two of our units have disabled facilities. Great range of coffee and teas and breakfast available.Large LCD Televisions.Free Wireless Wifi Access to all units.Small conference facilities. Guest laundry.Free newspaper on request.BBQ available.Bike Hire onsite ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barringtons Motor Lodge

Address: 34 Landing Road, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Whakatane
Price Range: $116 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Barringtons Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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#2 Business Hotel in Whakatane
#3 Family Hotel in Whakatane
#5 Romantic Hotel in Whakatane
#6 Luxury Hotel in Whakatane
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“Both rooms were spacious, warm, really comfortable bed, good kitchen. Couldn't ask for more and very reasonably priced.”
 of 5 bubbles , 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Excellent location in Whakatane”
 of 5 bubbles Allham, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Suite 3 Generally quiet as this we where we stay always”
 of 5 bubbles 252ianp, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Request a room at the back away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles 11shell, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the reception side get the sun late afternoon.”
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