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Ambassador Motor Lodge, Oamaru

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Jono Jarvis

Broker | Queenstown Lakes

Jono Jarvis

+64 3 366 3394

+64 21 177 9760

About this Business for sale in Otago Region

Ambassador Motor Lodge, Oamaru

Ambassador Motor Lodge will suit a buyer new to the motel industry or one that will prefer an easy to manage motel. The motel offers 11 spacious self-contained units comprising of studio, 1 and 2-bedroom units, 6 with spa baths. All are ground-floor with off-street-parking outside each unit.

The owner's residence is a separate three-bedroom home with garaging.

Ambassador Motor Lodge is Qualmark 4-star rated and has been awarded 'Silver' under the Qualmark Sustainable Tourism criteria.  It is also rated #2 on Trip Advisor in Oamaru.

Situated on Thames Street, State Highway One, the motel is 113km north of Dunedin and close to the town centre, shops, restaurants, cafes, historic precinct and revitalised harbour area. Oamaru is known as the Gateway to the Waitaki and Southern Lakes District.

Activities in Oamaru

  • Steampunk HQ
  • Historic Precinct that contains NZ's largest collection of Victorian architecture
  • Scotts Craft brewery
  • Blue and Yellow-eyed Penguin colonies
  • Moeraki Boulders (35 minute drive) and visit Fleurs for a coffee or a meal.
  • North of Oamaru is the Waitaki River and lakes for fishing and jet boating
  • Alps 2 Ocean cycle trail
  • Nature and wildlife tours

The vendors will seriously consider offers over $495,000 plus GST (if any).


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Queenstown Lakes
+64 3 366 3394
+64 21 177 9760

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