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Front of property – evening/night
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing
Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of Melody


3.5 star property
Adults-only motel within easy reach of Hokonui Moonshine Museum

9.4/10 Exceptional

63 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
71 Hokonui Dr, Gore, Southland, 9710

Room options

About this area


  • Howl At The Moon - 9 min walk
  • Thomas Green - 9 min walk
  • One Chef Kitchen - 10 min walk
  • Oven Fresh Bakery - 10 min walk
  • Guangzhou Restaurant - 10 min walk

About this property


When visiting Gore, Melody is a great choice to consider. Guests will have free perks such as WiFi and self-parking. The comfortable beds and nice bathrooms get great marks from fellow travellers.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 4 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free uncovered on-site self-parking
  • Free off-site parking within 3 ft
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Caters to adults only

Property amenities


  • Front desk (limited hours)


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Smart television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays, and bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-out is available.


<p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.</p> <p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>This property accepts cash.</p>

Also known as

Melody Hotel Gore
Melody Gore
Melody Motel Gore
Melody Gore
Melody Motel
Melody Motel Gore

Frequently asked questions

Does Melody offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Melody does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Melody?
This property confirms that guests are provided with hand sanitiser. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Melody?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Melody?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Melody?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
What is there to do at Melody and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Hokonui Moonshine Museum (7-min walk).
Are there restaurants at or near Melody?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Howl At The Moon (9-min walk), Thomas Green (9-min walk) and One Chef Kitchen (10-min walk).
What's the area around Melody like?
Melody is a short 7-minute walk from Gore Historical Museum and 7 minutes' walk from Hokonui Moonshine Museum.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Very tidy, and very conveniently close to town.
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent facilities that really added to the overall experience. Some recycling options would have been nice
Eddie, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Alan, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Alan, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Probably the best accommodation in the area
Christian, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Donna, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The rooms are perfect, very clean, quite and private close to town but away from noise. i really liked the way i was welcomed into the property but then left alone. I totally recommend this property and would stay again. Thanks Anna
Margaret, 3-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Lovely clean but gardens and lawns could do with some love other than that great beds had amazing sheep clean modern
Corrie, 4-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

New, clean, tidy.
Ian, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

1-night business trip
Verified Wotif guest review