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Motel Hobson's Choice

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Hypo-allergenic bedding, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds

Overview of Motel Hobson's Choice

Motel Hobson's Choice

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service
212 Victoria Street, Dargaville, Northland, 0310

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTaha Awa Riverside Gardens12 min walk
  • Popular LocationThe Woodturners Kauri Gallery and Studio3 min drive
  • Popular LocationDargaville Museum7 min drive
  • AirportWhangarei (WRE)55 min drive

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About this area

Dargaville

Motel Hobson's Choice is located in Dargaville. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Taha Awa Riverside Gardens and Kaipara Harbour, while The Woodturners Kauri Gallery and Studio and Dargaville Museum are cultural highlights. Guests appreciate the motel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Taha Awa Riverside Gardens - 12 min walk
  • The Woodturners Kauri Gallery and Studio - 3 min drive
  • Dargaville Museum - 7 min drive
  • Kai Iwi Lakes - 39 min drive
  • Trounson Kauri Park - 45 min drive

Getting around

  • Whangarei (WRE) - 55 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jo's Restaurant - 10 min walk
  • Fresh Vibe Cafe - 12 min walk
  • Blah Blah Blah Cafe - 13 min walk
  • Matichs Premier Restaurant - 14 min walk
  • Shiraz - 15 min walk

About this property

Motel Hobson's Choice

3.5-star motel with free valet parking and outdoor pool
This smoke-free motel features an outdoor pool, concierge services and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking and a free shopping centre shuttle are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, express check-in and free newspapers are on-site. All 21 rooms provide conveniences such as living rooms and dining areas, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include fridges, microwaves and room service.
Motel Hobson's Choice offers 21 forms of accommodation with free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Dargaville motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Hypo-allergenic bedding and hairdryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking (free) on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Free shopping centre shuttle

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: NZD 13.00 for adults and NZD 13.00 for children
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Portable fan

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 13.00 for adults and NZD 13.00 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Hobson's Choice Motel Dargaville
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Hobson's Choice Motel Dargaville North Island New Zealand
Motel Hobson's Choice Dargaville
Hobson's Choice Motel
Motel Hobson's Choice Motel
Motel Hobson's Choice Dargaville
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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 45 out of 140 reviews
5 - Excellent 32%
Rating 4 - Good. 68 out of 140 reviews
4 - Good 49%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 140 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 140 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 140 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was great. All very convenient. Not a problem, thanks.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice to be upgraded
Had a one night stop over in Dargaville so had only booked a studio room. Motel busy but they upgraded us to a one bedroom. Well set it spacious room and bathroom. It was an accessible bathroom so don't know if this is usual but we has no shelf to place our toiletries/soap. Motel in good condition and motelier friendly and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Spacious room and clean. Great for the price. Friendly staff.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Pleasant & Clean 👍👍
Our stay was really good, there was only one issue for me personally, the bed was too hard for me, it was okay for my husband, other than that it was pleasant.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021