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Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru - Building
1
9,3 Excellent (370 reviews)
R1 629+
Overview Reviews
Located in Oamaru, ASURE Ambassador Motor Lodge is within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and Forrester Gallery. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very comfortable and everything you could possibly need provided! Friendly staff Quiet spot.
Cons: Nothing to dislike!
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very moned
Cons: A friendly place to stay
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Warm, friendly and prompt service on check-in, free delicious muffins on arrival, warm, friendly and helpful staff, clean, warm, spacious and comfortable room, complimentary late check-out.
Cons: Nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The unit was well furnished
Cons: Bed was a little soft
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Very friendly staff.
Cons: Compared to the facilities, the price is too high.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The motel was really clean. Staff very good.
Cons: Nothing
9,2 Excellent
Pros: good friendly host, would recommend to others. Clean tidy motel with attention to detail by the owner. Thanks for a good place to stay
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Complimentary muffins (which were delicious!), special touches such as chocolates on the beds, and a good range of teas and coffee.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Everything. It was just what we needed and we appreciated the pet friendly aspect.
Cons: -
8,8 Excellent
Pros: The little extras -fresh muffins, chocolates on the pillow, well stocked kitchenette. Made to feel welcome on arrival.
Oamaru Motor Lodge - Oamaru
2
9,2 Excellent (492 reviews)
R1 689+
Overview
Located in Oamaru, Oamaru Motor Lodge is within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).
Highfield Mews Motel - Oamaru - Building
3
9,1 Excellent (559 reviews)
R1 793+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Highfield Mews Motel places you in the heart of Oamaru, within a 15-minute walk of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Lovely office staff and large well-appointed room.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Excellent unit, very clean and warm, we will definitely stay there again when in Oamaru.
Cons: Nothing, everything was excellent.
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Location and comfort were great
Cons: No Couch. Single chairs were a little uncomfortable. Adding in a couch would have made the stay 10/10
9,2 Excellent
Pros: Everything !
Cons: Nothing to dislike
9,6 Excellent
Pros: This is a classy property with quality furnishings and so comfortable. You can tell the owners take pride in providing the best for their guests.
Cons: Nothing.
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Place was warm, and very tidy
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Really enjoyed my stay at Highfield Mews. Staff were super helpful and flexible with late check-in and early check-out. Room was a generous size with a large, comfortable bed. Location is just next to the main road which is convenient and the room layout means you only hear some traffic when in the bathroom.
Cons: Reception hours did seem a bit short but the phone was answered regardless and staff made it easy to make arrangements. The padding on the ironing board is a bit thin.
4,6 Okay
Pros: Not alot
Cons: Had to ring reception to get heating turned on. It was booked in advance. Too many little signs telling you what you cannot do Compendium much the same. Extra charges here and there Not very welcoming. Front of house gruff
10,0 Excellent
Pros: I arrived at 5pm and the heater was on so I came into a nice warm room. Cleanest motel I have ever stayed at. Bed was very comfortable. Shower was powerful - fantastic! Quiet room.
Cons: A box of tissues would be handy, otherwise nothing to improve on.
Pen-Y-Bryn Lodge - Oamaru - Building
4
9,5 Excellent (36 reviews)
R7 786+
Overview Reviews
When you stay at Pen-y-bryn Lodge in Oamaru, you'll be in the historical district, within a 5-minute drive of Oamaru Gardens and St Lukes Anglican Church. Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
9,2 Excellent
Pros: Great character home with interesting history. Loved the home made canapés and pinot noir at 6pm every day and having individual service at Breakfast where everything was home made. Loved being greeted on arrival. James and James are wonderful hosts.
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Amazing food and hospitality
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Very welcoming hosts, absolute pleasure to visit yester-year as far as the lodge was concerned and admire the craftsmanship of the building.
Cons: n/a
AAA Thames Court Motel Oamaru - Oamaru - Building
5
9,0 Excellent (414 reviews)
R1 554+
Overview Reviews
A stay at AAA Thames Court Motel places you in the heart of Oamaru, within a 15-minute walk of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The host was lovely very welcoming and friendly!! Room was spacious clean and modern. Loved our stay will be back thanks
Cons: Absolutely nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: It was nice to try motel for the first time. Quiet and comfortable, the room is also very large. The owner opened the heating for us in advance, but also super enthusiastic, for the honeymoon we provided sweet wine, happy.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The Manager had very kindly turned the heater on before our arrival, so we went into a cosy, warm, welcoming room on a cold evening.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Peaceful (well it was until we got there) and clean. Heaters worked well too.
Cons: Nothing except that I couldnt stay longer
9,2 Excellent
Pros: The room was cosy and the heating was good. Nice modern bathroom with a great shower. Good location which was handy to most places.
Cons: The bed felt a little damp the first night and the bathroom would benefit from a heated towel rail.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very comfortable bed very quite and spacious
9,2 Excellent
Pros: The motel is in a great location, was spotlessly clean and had everything we needed.
Cons: The bed wasn't very comfortable.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: They had it ready knowing we were passing through to go to a concert in Dunedin bloody good
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Good location.
Cons: Shower was hot, but the water pressure was quite low.
Alma Motel - Oamaru - Building
6
8,9 Excellent (337 reviews)
R1 076+
Overview Reviews
Boasting free Wi-Fi, Alma Motel is located 3km south of Oamaru and features accommodation with a microwave and refrigerator. You can enjoy visiting the Moeraki Boulders, which are located 20 minutes’ drive away. The Blue Penguin and Yellow Eyed Penguin colonies are found 9km from the motel. Dunedin Airport is a 2-hour drive. All accommodation features a TV, electric blankets and an en suite bathroom with shower. Some have full kitchens with ovens.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: We stayed in a cute little cottage, it was older but clean, warm & we would of loved to stay there longer. The sun was streaming through the windows, blossoms were out in the garden, we just loved it, great owners as well.
Cons: Nothing
7,9 Good
Pros: Good value just on the outskirts of Oamaru.
Cons: Other guests arrived after 10pm and checked in on either side and they were rather loud.
9,2 Excellent
Pros: Rooms serviced like the old days! Amazing and so lovely to come home to in the evenings
Cons: The wifi was terrible:(
9,0 Excellent
Pros: Very comfy bed, and quiet
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Very clean and comfortable. Electric blankets were good.
Cons: Bathroom was a little small and it would have been good to have a kitchen sink but everything else was great.
8,3 Excellent
Pros: The staff is really kind n nice person. The room is very clean but a bit noisy come from the road behind it. The internet not good for a family because we all can't connect only 1 person
Cons: The staff
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Really feel like at home when away from home.
Cons: Nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Rooms were extremely clean. Beds were very comfortable with good bedding. Kitchen was well fitted out. Room was a really good size. The owner was so friendly and offered great local tips Would highly recommend and if at oamaru again will defintely be back.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Perfect place for a family
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Stand alone cottage carport rural views great shower great kitchen
Heritage Court Motor Lodge Oamaru - Oamaru - Building
7
8,7 Excellent (426 reviews)
R1 674+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Heritage Court Motor Lodge Oamaru places you in the heart of Oamaru, within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
6,7 Good
Pros: Very clean
Cons: The bed was very uncomfortable
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Room was very spacious and super clean. Shower was amazing. Bed was very comfortable
5,0 Okay
Pros: Good size room and easy parking
Cons: Heating was not adequate (wall mounted fan heater) and single glazed windows.
9,6 Excellent
Pros: The room was lovely & warm when we arrived!!
8,8 Excellent
Pros: The space was great Very comfortable lounge
Cons: They were expecting our arrival, I expected the heaters to have being on and room warm ( this has happened in other motels at this time of the year )
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Newly refurbished unit, very comfortable bed and handy for everything in Oamaru
7,5 Good
Pros: na
Cons: the dogs barking, the fireworks going off and the rooms are not very sound proof - too many doors and thin walls
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean and affordable place to stay. Friendly service and helpful
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The owner was really awesome, we were driving/cycling, happy for us to leave our vehicle and gear overnight until we returned the following day.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Stayed here because my husband is nuts for steampunk. Room was very clean and tidy. Surprisingly quiet even though on the main road in/out of Oamaru. They do have a restaurant onsite but we opted ducking down the road and getting pizza. Beds were comfy and plenty of hot water.
Cons: Hard to find, signage on roadside could be better. Tended to blend in.
Colonial Lodge Motel - Oamaru - Building
8
8,6 Excellent (274 reviews)
R1 360+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Colonial Lodge Motel places you in the heart of Oamaru, within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.
9,2 Excellent
Pros: Location very easy to find on the highway into Oamaru. There are units out behind office, off the highway which would make it more private for couples. Very neat and clean good cooking option. Bathroom was very nice.
Cons: Something to put our bags on to unpack. We used the single bed provided with our room. Everything else was good.
4,6 Okay
Cons: Keep bumping the microwave.....wrong placed !
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean and friendly - lovely people a favourite for us to stay - great option for Dunedin concerts
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Lovely facilitiez
Cons: The dog barking next door
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very friendly welcome. Great accommodation and facilities
Cons: Nothing
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Heated floors. Roomy.
Cons: Wall unit in an awkward position.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Location was good, friendly hosts. Warm and clean.
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Warm unit , plenty of parking and 2nd visit back
6,7 Good
Cons: Mattress was was very soft on the edges ? broken.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Nice quiet setting,very warm.great parking
Bella Vista Motel Oamaru - Oamaru - Building
9
8,3 Excellent (482 reviews)
R1 405+
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Bella Vista Motel Oamaru in Oamaru, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Oamaru Gardens and Oamaru Harbour. Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: everything is satisfied, near the supermarkets and restaurants~room's clean and comfortable~nice host~
Cons: none
7,1 Good
Pros: Location
Cons: Very small inside & everyone smoking outside units causing smoke smell everywhere
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Bed and Pillows very comfortable, extra blankets available which was great as it was very cold. Room also has a heater.
Cons: Nothing really
7,5 Good
Pros: Perfect location. Street noise was not a problem. Friendly staff.
Cons: A bit overpriced for the age and condition of the units
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great location
7,1 Good
Pros: Bed very comfortable. Shower great. Good location
Cons: Room a bit too small
7,9 Good
Pros: Comfy bed and quiet place to stay
Cons: Tv remote was not working
9,2 Excellent
Pros: Good location
7,1 Good
Pros: Location
Cons: small room, got very steamed up with showers despite open windows and fan,
Brydone Hotel Oamaru - Oamaru - Building
10
8,2 Excellent (706 reviews)
R1 614+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Brydone Hotel Oamaru places you in the heart of Oamaru, steps from North Otago Museum and 3 minutes by foot from Forrester Gallery. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. This hotel has 4 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great property, good location, staff were great
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Staff were excellent, food was exceptional
Cons: Nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: That it was old character building and that the rooms are model and very clean and warm. Staff are friendly and accommodating.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Nice comfy bed. Quiet location.
Cons: No power socket near mirror
8,8 Excellent
Pros: The served breakfasts were amazing and very tasty! Love the whole warm old fashioned feel of the hotel. We will be back.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great old building with high ceilings and lots of charm
Cons: Nothing
8,0 Excellent
Cons: Too many staircases leading all over the complex in an illogical order.
7,5 Good
Pros: Comfortable beds and clean room
Cons: Hotel seems to be under some renovations, lift access was a bit of a pain.
7,0 Good
Pros: Staff very nice especially Michelle she’s lovely
Cons: Food is a bit expensive
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The room we had was so spacious & the outlay of it was ideal. The staff were very nice & cheerful.
Cons: To be honest we didn't like anything everything was perfect
7,9 Good
Pros: Friendly and helpful staff. Modern bathroom with wet floor shower. Comfortable bed, with reasonably firm mattress. Free wi-fi. Location, close to Opera House.
Cons: Light and noise during the night. Limited TV channels. No writing materials. Poor signage. No power point in car park for charging EV.
Alpine Motel - Oamaru - Building
11
8,2 Excellent (240 reviews)
R1 375+
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Alpine Motel, you'll be centrally located in Oamaru, just a 3-minute walk from Whitestone Cheese Factory and 11 minutes by foot from North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Helpful staff, allowed change of dates without penalty. defiantly stay again
9,6 Excellent
Pros: The location.Staff were very helpful.The accomadation was great and very peaceful would highly recomend these motels
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The welcome we got was fantastic old fashioned New Zealand hospitality. The rooms were amazingly clean and had everything we needed.
Cons: As the facility was an older property, sounds from other units were audible, but did not affect us greatly.
9,2 Excellent
Pros: The staff were very helpful
Cons: It was a bit cold inside
7,1 Good
Cons: Slow drainage of water from shower. Light above bed not working
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Great value for money
Cons: Nothing
7,5 Good
Pros: It was easy to find.
Cons: My room didn't have a kitchenette.
7,9 Good
Pros: Great location close to shops. Double glazing so noise from main road not too bad
Cons: Needs an update. Although clean and tidy, decor was 1970s-80s. Also room said that it had kitchenette. Was just a fridge microwave jug toaster etc. No cooker or sink
7,1 Good
Pros: There was no breakfast, we went out for breakfast. Comfortable bed but the unit is getting bit outdated. But for the cost was ok
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Quite location with double glazzing facing the road. Quiet and cosy.
289 Midway Motel - Oamaru - Building
12
8,0 Excellent (471 reviews)
R1 435+
Overview Reviews
With a stay at 289 Midway Motel in Oamaru, you'll be a 4-minute walk from Whitestone Cheese Factory and 12 minutes by foot from North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
4,6 Okay
Cons: Units were very old and run down, got up in the morning and had no hot water
9,6 Excellent
Pros: beds were really comfy staff friendly nice and clean Roomperfect was lovely and warm. Would stay again
Cons: Nothing
8,8 Excellent
Pros: A refurbished bathroom with new everything! Shower was hot, hot hot! just a little lacking in pressure for my husbands requirements. Beds were really comfy with plenty of choice in pillows. Even though it was on the main SH there was little road noise - although the fire station opposite made me jump at 11:50pm one of the nights!
Cons: Kitchen area was a bit dated but had what was required and it all worked!
9,6 Excellent
Pros: Helpful, informative host
6,9 Good
Pros: Nice bed
Cons: Ni
5,4 Okay
Pros: Bed was comfy.
Cons: Place needs a revamp, very tired looking. Single glazing facing the road, so quite a bit of road noise, trucks at night etc. A hand towel rail would be helpful, as would a towel rail. Sky box thing kept resetting itself, so yo had to muck around each time you turned the TV on. The tree in the middle of the parking area should be removed, FFS! No morning paper delivered. Plunger coffee would have been nice.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: The bed was comfortable and warm
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Central location close to food outlets. The rooms had great complimentary toiletries, tea, coffee etc. The ensuite was very handy. Cooking hobs microwave and bar fridge very handy as was the kitchenette. The room had great comfortable arm chairs and sky tv was awesome!!
Cons: Maybe update kitchenette like how the bathroom is done. Motel signage and exterior paint might need a spruce up/modernising Can't think of anything else..... Possibly update power points so no overloaded with double adaptors.
9,2 Excellent
Pros: Location. Friendly staff. Plenty of room
Cons: A bit more heating in room
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Did not have breakfast at Midway
Avenue Motel Oamaru - Oamaru - Building
13
7,9 Good (385 reviews)
R1 345+
Overview Reviews
Located in Oamaru, Avenue Motel Oamaru is within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
7,9 Good
Cons: stay charged to our credit card when it was only given to secure booking
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Price, new decor, large roomy unit with kitchen facilities
Cons: Only downside with this type of block unit can be cold. The bar heater felt unsafe to leave on overnight so it got a bit cold. If a heat pump was added it would complete the modernisation, but the price might go up too!
5,8 Okay
Pros: close to city
Cons: broken shower,no fan in bathroom,
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Handy location, walking distance to shops etc, lovely owner, great value for money and was very clean!
6,7 Good
Pros: Staff were helpful
Cons: TV remote didn't work but was replaced. Toilet ceiling leaked and had done so for sometime. Toilet light didn't work. Staff did offer another room
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The owner was absolutely amazing
Cons: It was raining
7,9 Good
Pros: Freshly painted and tidy
7,5 Good
Cons: Bed was saggy.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Rooms warm and comfortable friendly staff
Cons: Nothing tv chanel choice but that being picky
7,1 Good
Pros: The owner was friendly and helpful. The room was clean and the beds were comfortable.
Cons: The bar heater wasn’t sufficient to keep the main room and bedroom warm. Having the double bed in the main area meant the space in the living area for four of us was quite small.
Ascot Oamaru Motel - Oamaru - Building
14
7,8 Good (499 reviews)
R1 255+
Overview Reviews
Located in Oamaru, Ascot Oamaru Motel is a 5-minute drive from Whitestone Cheese Factory and 5 minutes from North Otago Museum. Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.
7,1 Good
Pros: Great for stopover
Cons: It was all fine
7,5 Good
Pros: Good high grade linen, very clean
Cons: Could have done with a bedside table/lamp plus a breadboard. Renovations being done onsite though so may still be to come.
9,2 Excellent
Pros: This is our second stay here. The staff are lovely to deal with. Super friendly and helpful. They are currently doing upgrades to the rooms so looking great.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The staff were very friendly, and very helpful. The location was amazing with restaurant/arcade/ bowling alley beside. Very much recommend.
7,5 Good
Cons: Units are tired, perhaps need a little updating.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: We like how easy they to find and only a walk away to a very nice restaurant
9,2 Excellent
Pros: The restaurant was great and the service tops, The room was comfortable good choice on TV
Cons: No shower curtain which meant the whole bathroom floor got wet
4,2 Okay
Cons: Room size not suitable for 3 people. Will not pre-book a motel room again.
6,3 Good
Pros: The place was well presented, the staff were friendly and access to the unit was good