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High Street Motel

Posted: March 29, 2016 5:08 pm EDT Updated: September 9, 2016 5:08 pm EDT High Street Motel

High Street Motel in Eltham provides classic Kiwi hospitality, right down to home-cooked meals. Family owned, the place has seven units, and is situated right in Eltham township, Taranaki's second largest. Eltham is handy to all of the delights of Taranaki: the surf beaches, Dawson Falls, Taranaki lakes, great walks and of course the mountain. Accommodation options include: 4 modern self-contained studio units (sleep 1-3), 2 one bedroom units (sleep 3-5), and a three bedroom family unit sleeps up to 7. 

 Business Name: High Street Motel

Hometown: Eltham

What's the name of the business owner(s)?
Steve & Diane Willemsen

Years in operation: 15

What do you love about Eltham?
The friendly people

What does your business do better then anyone else?
Steve's cooked meals

Tell us about your team. Who does what?
Steve and Diane are the  owners, cleaners, cooks and anything else that we have to do! It's just the 2 of us.

What's your top tip for business success?
Be happy at what you are doing.


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