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Waves Motel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at Waves Motel on quite a few occasions. This place is fairly modern and the rooms are spacious and clean. The upstairs one bedroom rooms offer a separate lounge/dining area but the downstairs studio rooms do not offer any sort of lounge furniture so if you want to watch TV you either have to sit on your...

Thank MysteriousD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a ground floor wheelchair accessible unit. Did not need it tho. Unit was clean and tidy although shower did make the floor a slippery mess. Did not appreciate the soap and shower mass dispensers. Not hygienic. Coffee facilities ok. Lovely and close to town. Don't need to drive in, can walk. Would stay again, but not that specific...

Thank 869dougw
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We went there for our wedding annivessary, booked a room with the spa. Very tidy and neat room, tastefully decorated. Highly recommend to visit if you are in the area, worth the money. Beach is 30 meters away, so plan for a dinner and champagne at the balcony, views are well worth it.

Thank fanga607
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely motel with everything we needed. Staff were lovely and check in was really easy. Close to the beach with large and tidy rooms. There was a little bit of wear and tear but given the good price it was all good. Staff were very helpful to recommend some places to eat

Thank gordon_lapin76
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Waves is centrally located, and just 1 min stroll to the beach. Nice and friendly hosts show you to your room. You don't get the view suggested on their website from the actual room though, and we had an upstairs spa room and had requested a view when I booked months ago! You can see the beach from the very...

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Great place, lovely people the rooms are clean and spacious. Big tick from us. We would definitely recommend this motel to others. And just a stones throw from the lovely orewa beach. Waiwera hot pools just over the hill

Thank sonya g
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 March 2017

we had to stay in the area due to work commitments and thought this looked good on rmap and reviews. we booked a 2 bedroom suite. 1, close to the bech but you do not see or hear it from rooms I guess. 2, not sound proof whatsoever. am light sleeper and did not really sleep. balconies close together, people...

Thank estellejulie
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This motel had everything we were looking for to spend our last night in NZ. It is easily accessible, less than 90 minutes drive from Auckland airport, within walking distance to CBD with restaurants and shopping and best of all, right beside the beautiful big beach at Orewa. The room was very clean and comfortable and had a nice patio...

Thank madmaxx79
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Stayed 1 night with my husband we stayed in room 12, the staff were very helpful and friendly. The room was lovely and spacious with sea views, nice spa bath and easy walking distance to town We ordered cooked breakfast it was so yummy. Overall good value for money Would recommend

Thank kiwichicky40
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This Motel was our last stop before catching our flight home from Auckland. It is situated in a side road right by a beautiful beach and was a lovely place to stay. The accommodation was excellent and the reception staff where very friendly and helpful. I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending this Motel.

Thank Dick C

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Waves Motel

Address: Cnr Hibiscus Coast Highway and Kohu Street, Orewa, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Orewa
Price Range: $131 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waves Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Room 12 had sea views”
kiwichicky40, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room fronting road for own secluded terrace”
HelenS731, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms don't face out to the beach, but just a short 100m walk to beach.”
DonnaR1729, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All great, ask to see room first,to suit you requirements and price,very helpful staff.”
warwicko2013, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Nonsmoking rooms but ours was on the ground floor with its own little terrace where smoking is fine.”
448brendat, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
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