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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Nice and clean, very basic though. A friendly manager who is passionate about his area, and very helpful. Downside is wifi was available but only accessed in carpark, it may have worked better in an upstairs room. The motel was perfect for our stop over, and had a comfortable clean bed.

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Thank SouthNaki
Kapiti Coast, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 25 March 2015

The furniture and all the fixtures, including appliances very dated but in good condition, working properly and everything INCREDIBLY CLEAN! Great Wi - Fi. The owner very friendly and looking very well after the motel.

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Thank AniaNZ
Wellington, NZ
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135 reviews
71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2014

We were just passing through Dargaville for one night and needed an overnight stopover. Yes, the motel is a little dated but it suited us perfectly. The room felt spacious, and the kitchen was well stocked (but note, no microwave - hot plates). The host was very friendly. We took a bottom floor room to make it easier for loading/unloading... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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289 reviews
107 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

The wifi was about the only high point for us, and I am sure that's only because we hadn't had any for a few days! It's a cheap motel in terms of $ and delivery. The beds are so old it's like sleeping on a jelly, the bathroom noises from above units leave zero to the imagination, along with very... More 

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North East England, United Kingdom
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49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2013

This pleasing little place is the way motels should be......A warm friendly feeling when booking over the phone with a free 0800 call; an equally warm welcome on arrival from a helpful proprietor; well swept and tidy car park leading to a neat, clean and comfortable room; lots of hot water, good towels and bedding; keen prices; and a cheerful... More 

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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 January 2013 via mobile

My wife and I had a very good experience in Dargaville Motel. The rooms aren't modern, but are very clean and very spacious. The owner is a super nice local man, we spoke to him quite a bit and he showed us his garden and helped us with our laundry and plans. I believe we paid $100, we felt it... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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143 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2013

We stayed here 1 night and were pleased with the room for a quick stopover. It was spotlessly clean, nice shower and fluffy towels. The owner was friendly and showed us his kauri trees. It is a bit out of town, but we cooked our own dinner with the basic cooking facilities - no problem.

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1 Thank rebeccadiver
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79 reviews
39 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2012

The motel is pleasantly located near the river and open parkland, but it is a bit run down and dated. Having said that everything is very clean and well maintained, and the room we had was bright and airy, on the end of the block one floor up. There are no shops within easy walking distance. We were recommended to... More 

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1 Thank Chris P
Auckland
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 31 October 2010

This is the classic kiwi motel. Concrete block walls, formica table (brown grain) and vinyl covered steel chairs, simple kitchenette and bathroom. We stayed here because we wanted go see the river. None of the other places had views at all. View was out the kitchen windows however!! Still a view is a view. Traffic wasn't a problem but you... More 

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2 Thank Kiwiguyz
Auckland
2 reviews
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Reviewed 15 December 2008

My partner and I did not enjoy our stay here at all and will not be recommending this place to any of our family or friends. $95 per night for 1 queen & 1 single beds. The motel is very dated. Definately 1960's style. The only good thing about this place was the hygiene. It was definately clean and tidy... More 

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Amenities

Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Dargaville Motel

Address: 217 Victoria Street, Dargaville 0310, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Dargaville
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette
Price Range: $101 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“For WiFi go for the upstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles SouthNaki, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Top floor rooms will be quieter, but there is a long ramp to take your luggage up.”
 of 5 bubbles dcwledzep, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
“The downstairs rooms are likely to avoid more of the little road noise there is.”
 of 5 bubbles shipyardtales, 29 Mar 2013 | Read review
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