We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Edgewater Motel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Orewa
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Edgewater Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Edgewater Motel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 57: English reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent service, beautiful setting. Thank you! We were held up on SH1. Turned around and decided to stay here. Rounded off a eventful weekend! Right on beach. Clean and practical unit. Friendly and courteous reception. Will be back. We were not on holiday but it's central and with the beach s minute away this will be a good destination.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank G-force-G
Southland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed with friends last month in one of the older units closer to the road. It was fairly clean -apart from a very greasy oven tray, the unit was a little dated. It was convenient to walk along the beach in the morning. We did ask if there was a bbq we could use but unfortunately no. Friendly managers.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jessiesfamily
Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 15 May 2015

The property is dated & aging but functional with a fabulous location right on the beautiful, huge Orewa beach & very close to downtown. We chose an upstairs motel facing the beach with a large living room, dining area & full kitchen. Bedroom was small at the back. It suited us fine & was very quiet.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Russell K
Taumarunui, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 May 2015

I had a studio room for one night while travelling. Its a bit dated but spotlessly clean and was only charged $130 for the night. I slept with the door open all night and listened to the sea. Awesome. Beautiful neck of the woods, and being Auckland I really was expecting a very expensive hotel night rather than one of...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank PamBick
Malaysia
Reviewed 1 April 2015

we rented the motel that fronted the beach. It was excellent and we had a lovely time there. It had all the facilities required for a family. The Internet however was very limited in its use. And only one device could be used at one time.the rooms were tastefully decorated.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank RikaMalaysia
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Went to orewa first week in March,was only planning to stay one night ended up staying 3 nights, stayed in apartment no2 more than enough room for the four of us, could sleep 9 people if need be,place was clean and tidy,young lady at reception was very helpful and accomadated us each day we decided to stay longer,even gave us...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Will A
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We started our 4 week NZ tour at this motel, friendly and helpful reception when we checked in, We had a beach front unit with lovely views. It is close to the shops just a 10 minute walk down the beach. The room was a good size the bed was comfortable and the place was clean. The wifi was OK....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Diane47uk
Auckland
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I Booked the beach front beach house for myself and 4 friends. The website said 2 bedrooms: 1 bedroom with 1 x queen bed and 2 singles and 1 bedroom with 1 x Queen bed. It also said there was a pull out sofa bed in the lounge. This was the perfect set up my friends and I as it...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank BorntobeaTraveller
Otorohanga, Waikato, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 January 2015

I had a pleasure staying at this motel for 2 nights and I sure pick the best motel in town. This motel and only motel in town is right on the beach. I had a beach side unit and it was great. The unit does need doing up but it is very tidy and comfortable. The owners are very friendly....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Gordon L
edgewaterorewa, Manager at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Was a pleasure having you stay with us, hope to see you again in the near future.Many thanks from the team at Edgewater Motel.

Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Stayed here for two nights before heading to a family event, wanted somewhere away from the Auckland city and near our son. This ticked both boxes. Found the motel a bit in need of a little makeover but it was very clean, comfortable & well presented, suited our needs. Chose the two bathroom unit as we were travelling with 2...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank dawn h

7 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Orewa
0.1 km away
Waves Motel
Waves Motel
#3 of 9 in Orewa
159 reviews
20.6 km away
Warkworth Lodge
Warkworth Lodge
#1 of 2 in Warkworth
70 reviews
17.6 km away
Albany Oak Motel
Albany Oak Motel
#1 of 3 in Albany
41 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
18.1 km away
Snells Beach Motel
Snells Beach Motel
#1 of 1 in Snells Beach
136 reviews
1.4 km away
Orewa Beachcomber
Orewa Beachcomber
#1 of 9 in Orewa
129 reviews
8.7 km away
Whangaparaoa Lodge
Whangaparaoa Lodge
#1 of 2 in Whangaparaoa
289 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old BUT clean Motel direct access to beach, some units front right onto beach. Seven or eight minute walk down the beach to Orewa Restaurants and shops. Ideal for Families and or couples, with several different room formats. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edgewater Motel

Address: 387 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa 0931, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Orewa
Number of rooms: 16
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Edgewater Motel staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Edgewater Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms with a beach view are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles kiwisolargal, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view & check it out to make sure everything is working OK.”
 of 5 bubbles 582russellk, 14 May 2015 | Read review
“In front of the beach”
 of 5 bubbles RikaMalaysia, 1 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Beachfront best”
 of 5 bubbles Diane47uk, 21 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Two bathroom unit great if more than 2 adults staying.”
 of 5 bubbles 979dawnh, 17 Dec 2014 | Read review
5 of 5