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4.8 out of 5

"Lovely motel in walking distance of the CBD and supermarket " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 09 Jan 2021

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Hotel Description

At Matamata Central Motel, you'll be 16.1 km (10 mi) from Hobbiton Movie Set and 19.4 km (12 mi) from Lake Karapiro. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

All 12 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and phones. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, making in-room dining convenient. Additionally, irons/ironing boards, desks, and free toiletries are available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and barbecue grills. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a picnic area, and luggage storage. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Sights within a 20-minute drive of this 3.5-star Matamata motel include Matamata Golf Club and Wairere Falls.

Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$158* Per night/room 13 May - 14 May

Family Unit

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

One Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Matamata Central Motel ratings based on 119 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Matamata Central Motel

Everyone (56) Couples (37) Business (1) Family (25)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Mar. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 Apr. 2021 by WC

Hi, We are very happy you enjoyed your stay here at the Central Motel Matamata. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards, Management Team & Staff

5 out of 5
Lovely motel in walking distance of the CBD and supermarket

Posted by on 9 Jan. 2021

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10 Jan. 2021 by WC

Hi Julie, Thank you for your feedback very much appreciated. Hope to see you again one day :) Kind Regards, Management Team & Staff.

5 out of 5
Very clean. A short walk to restaurants for dinner. Friendly, helpful staff. Very comfortable, large bed and great shower.

Posted by , from Palmerston North on 2 Jan. 2021

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3 Jan. 2021 by WC

Hi, Thank you for your comments we are very happy you enjoyed your stay here with us at the Central Motel Matamata. Hopefully we will see you again. Kind Regards,

5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Oct. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Oct. 2020 by WC

Hi There, Thank you for choosing the Central Motel Matamata for your stay. Hope to see you again one day. :) Kind Regards, Management Team & Staff

5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Jun. 2020 by WC

Hi, Appreciate your comments and glad you enjoyed your stay with us here in Matamata. Hopefully we will see you again in the near future. Take care stay safe. Kind Regards,

5 out of 5
Very new, comfortable, spacious. Large bathroom, huge shower. Convenient location.

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2020

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9 Jun. 2020 by WC

Hi There, Thank you for your comments we are extremely happy you've enjoyed you stay here in Matamata. Hopefully we will see you again in the near future. Kind Regards,

4 out of 5
Perfect for a motel! Clean, new and well situated.

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2020

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21 Jan. 2020 by Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback.

5 out of 5
Room was clean and stocked with everything you would need at a motel. Bed was very comfy.

Posted by on 19 Jan. 2020

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19 Jan. 2020 by WC

Hi There, Thank you we are glad you enjoyed your stay here at the Central Motel Matamata. Hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards,

5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Jan. 2020 by WC

Hi There, Thank you for your kind words we are glad you enjoyed your stay here at the Central Motel Matamata. Hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards,

5 out of 5
Very clean and modern room. Would definitely recommend

Posted by on 20 Sep. 2019

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22 Sep. 2019 by WC

Hi, Thank you for your comments hope to see you again in the future. Regards

About the Matamata Central Motel

Location 42 Waharoa Road, Matamata, 2271

Property Features

As a guest of Matamata Central Motel, you'll find barbecue grills, a garden, and a picnic area. Public spaces have free WiFi. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Matamata motel.

  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2010
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.) (64.5 km / 40.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Matamata Central Motel offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Accommodations at this 3.5-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15.00 for adults and NZD 15.00 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.9 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Matamata Central Motel
  • Matamata Central
  • Matamata Central Motel Motel
  • Matamata Central Motel Matamata
  • Matamata Central Motel Motel Matamata

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

National Rating

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

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