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Coastal Motor Lodge

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Beach nearby, beach towels
Beach nearby, beach towels
Beach nearby, beach towels
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Overview of Coastal Motor Lodge

Coastal 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
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
608 Tararu, South Highway 25, Thames, 2801

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGoldmine Experience2 min drive
  • Popular LocationBurke Street Wharf2 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe Treasury2 min drive
  • AirportArdmore (AMZ)75 min drive

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About this area

Thames

Located in Thames, Coastal Motor Lodge is in the historical district and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Tararu Bay and The Pinnacles, while The Treasury and Thames Historical Museum are cultural highlights.

What's nearby

  • Goldmine Experience - 2 min drive
  • Burke Street Wharf - 2 min drive
  • Thames Historical Museum - 2 min drive
  • The Treasury - 2 min drive
  • Thames Hospital - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 80 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Cumin - 3 min drive
  • The Brian Boru Hotel - 3 min drive
  • Olivers - 6 min drive
  • Kopu Cafe - 9 min drive

About this property

Coastal Motor Lodge

3-star motel near Thames Historical Museum
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free motel has express check-out and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 15 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and microwaves.
Coastal Motor Lodge offers 15 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Premium satellite televisions are provided. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

This Thames motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and fans. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
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
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • High chair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

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
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Fan
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Garden

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Laundry detergent
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: NZD 20
Late check-in fee for check-in between 8:00 PM and 10:00 AM (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: NZD 20
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

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

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 20.0 per stay

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.

  • Early check-in fee: NZD 20 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in between 8:00 PM and 10:00 AM (amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 20 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional 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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

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

Coastal Motor Lodge Thames
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Coastal Motor
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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 128 out of 215 reviews
5 - Excellent 60%
Rating 4 - Good. 70 out of 215 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 215 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 215 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 215 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Ok
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was beautiful
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Have stayed here more than 4 times. Was a last minute option. Roomy unit on ground floor
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good location in Thames
We stayed 1 night in a chalet style room. We found it to be comfortable, basic accommodation with a kitchenette. It has a nice location with views over the water and is just outside the main Thames shopping area.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Water views is what i wanted and i got....it was a lovely setting...clean and tidy and lovely new owners
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021