Bentleys Motor Inn
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... Whilst the scenery was lovely, we are of the opinion that the Bay of Islands area offers more. During this drive, there are some hairy hairpin bends. As we have a lot of driving, Liz is taking a turn. However on a couple of occasions, I was heard to say in an ever increasing tone, whoa, whoa, whoa. However I did have one mishap. Whilst a passenger, I got this pain at the top of the inside of my thigh. I told Liz to ...
Our ferry over to Wellington was delayed and we had contacted Anne Doone and Richard and Emma to try and meet up while we were there but hadn't heard from them by the time we finally arrived at the hotel. This was a Travelodge in the centre and being a typical city centre hotel with tricky parking in amongst some narrow streets we had been on the verge of meltdown- ...
... 8211; whatever is going limp in the fridge!
· 4 cloves garlic, crushed (1 tablespoon – NOT from a jar please)
· 1 tablespoon turmeric
· 2 teaspoons cumin
· 1 teaspoon fenugreek seeds
· 1 teaspoon yellow mustard seeds
· 1 large pinch of chilli powder
· ½ cup red wine vinegar
· 1 tablespoon red curry paste
... few last tacky souvenirs etc. Finally Jett decided on a snack stall and stepped up for his order. I was not interested in the slightest in joining him as I was feeling bad with my head cold and the smells permeating the air was a bit rank. Oh and by teh way did I tell you I have an absolute fear of the things..
Anyway Jett finally got his Scorpions on a stick, fried in oil (3 to be precise). He scoffed them down ...
... right towards the end after one too many children ran around his backside. Tom was in charge of Honey (who lolled around, loving the attention), and also held one of the guinea pigs so that curious hands could jab carrots at it.
On Thursday, we had the whole day off and Beverley arranged for us to visit her neighbour for a cheese-making lesson! Brenda was a real treat to chat with, and very ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
TravelPod Member ReviewsBentleys Motor Inn Palmerston North
Bentley's have fantastic motel rooms. This is one of the most spacious rooms I've ever stayed in, complete with a 2 person spa pool (which I really loved!).
Breakfast is provided, however this was pretty average, I'd recommend eating at one of the many lovely cafes in the area.
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