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Pohara Beachfront Motel

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(16 reviews)
“golden bay”(25 reviews)
“abel tasman”(12 reviews)
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3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationgolden bayabel tasmanone bedroom unitpohara beachhiking trailsocean frontnice groundslaundry facilitygarden unitwithin easy walking distancespent three daysminute drivea great place to relaxquiet placethe kitchenfree wifi
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

We stayed for 4 nights and wish we had booked for a week or more. Pete was very helpful and we really enjoyed the wonderful tranquil location. Lots to do nearby and walking in the less crowded end of Abel Tasman is a delight but...More

Thank mikeharland
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We wanted to 'just get away' and this motel was perfect for that. Our unit, was one bedroom,very private,looked over water and the views were great. It had everything we expected in a motel unit, it was clean,fully equipped with everything we needed, the BBQ...More

Thank BaywickInn
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are looking for a relaxing base on the beach then this is a great location. We stayed in garden lodge number 2, which was only 50 paces from the beach. The lodges are a little dated and could probably benefit from updating, but...More

Thank Barnesy76
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stayed in room number 5 which has huge glass windows/walls overlooking Pohara beach. We can spend the whole day just staring at the view. You can see the whole of Golden Bay with Farewell Spit in the far distance, really WOW. Although the motel...More

Thank Gillieisha
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Paid $135 NZ per night for 3 nights in room #8. A true beachfront operation. Beautifully updated unit with all the bells and whistles. We could not have been happier. Fully equipped kitchen, fast WIFI, good hot water pressure, beautiful beach right outside the door....More

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Response from ShadyRestTakaka, Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 7 December 2016

Thanks for the great feedback, look forward to seeing you again sometime.

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$78 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Catherine N
1 January 2015|
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Response from Pohara-Motel | Property representative |
Hi Cathi, Thanks for your enquiry. Nelson is about a two hour drive from Pohara. You go over the Takaka Hill which is a winding road, but sealed. Look forward to hearing from you :)
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"If you would like to see the sea ask for unit 10 or 11 as they are the closest but all others great as we..."
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"All of them - so close to the beach."
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"Ocean side had a great balcony to have breakfast on."
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"A room facing the beautiful Golden Bay would be optimal."
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