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Matariki Motor Lodge

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Flat-screen TV
Flat-screen TV
Flat-screen TV
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Overview of Matariki Motor Lodge

Matariki Motor Lodge

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
425 Kihikihi Rd, Te Awamutu, 3800

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAlphra Lavenders9 min drive
  • Popular LocationMonavale Blueberries14 min drive
  • AirportHamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.)17 min drive
  • Popular LocationMystery Creek Events Centre18 min drive

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About this area

Te Awamutu

Matariki Motor Lodge is located in Te Awamutu. Waikato Museum of Art and History and Founders Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Kartsport Hamilton and Riverside Golf Club. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Cambridge Raceway, or consider a night out at Claudelands Arena.

What's nearby

  • Alphra Lavenders - 9 min drive
  • Monavale Blueberries - 14 min drive
  • Mystery Creek Events Centre - 18 min drive
  • Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari - 32 min drive
  • Mount Pirongia - 44 min drive

Restaurants

  • Heart Of India - 11 min walk
  • Burger Fuel - 11 min walk
  • Half and Half - 13 min walk
  • Lemongrass - 13 min walk
  • Indian Kohinoor - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.) - 17 min drive

About this property

Matariki Motor Lodge

3-star motel in Te Awamutu with free parking
Dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a garden are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecues. All 14 rooms have flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and feature kitchenettes with fridges, hobs and microwaves. Guests will also find free WiFi, dining areas and electric kettles.
Matariki Motor Lodge offers 14 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Accommodation at this 3-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–8:30 AM: NZD 20 per person

Things to do

  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden

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)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 9:30 PM
Late check-in fee
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 25 per pet, per stay
Dogs welcome
1 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

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 cooked-to-order breakfast: NZD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 25 per pet, per stay
  • Late check-in fee

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
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests should be aware that 1 dog resides at this property.

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
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

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

Matariki Motor Lodge Te Awamutu
Matariki Motor Te Awamutu
Matariki Motor
Matariki Motor Lodge Motel
Matariki Motor Lodge Te Awamutu
Matariki Motor Lodge Motel Te Awamutu

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 27 out of 45 reviews
5 - Excellent 60%
Rating 4 - Good. 16 out of 45 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 45 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 45 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 45 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Superb
Lovely spacious motel. Exceptionally clean.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Property was very tidy. room was spacious and had all I needed in it. Bathroom was very tidy and clean and pressure was good. Loved the idea of collecting the excess water for the gardens ( as there was a water shortage in the area ) from the shower warming up. Close to town but still quiet .
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We have stayed here often. Cannot speak highly enough about Matariki, Excellent in every way. Thank You so much
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Highly recommend
The room is spacious and clean. Have all the things you need. Location’s good, the town centre is just around the corner. Overall, it is value for money.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020