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Auckland nz
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Corner room floor level , with spa bath, seperate queen bedroom,own cooking facilties, good living area,your own out door area for dinning. 2 min to beach walking,very safe and great for all activities young and old.10 min Walking time to great range of restaurants. 30 minutes drive to Auckland city central.

Thank Warwick O
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Although we stayed here only one night it is definitely somewhere we would stay again. Comfy bed...important after a long drive. Staff helpful and efficient. It is positioned at the end of the road leading to the beach and within easy walking distance of the shops.

Thank Brenda T
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere close to Auckland but not too expensive. This looked OK on websites so we booked. Not disappointed, lived up to expectations. It was a one bed studio, with spa bath. All good, it's on the road side so no beach views and a fair bit of road noise but all acceptable. Clean enough and well...

Thank John D
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Functional motel, clean and 2 mins to the beach. 10 min walk to the town ... all that you would expect from a good motel. No breakfast on offer but facilities for making your own. Good for a family holiday too.

Thank Sarah H
Taupo, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Nearly cut my foot on broken tiles in bathroom. Place has gone down hill needs a good clean. These photos are what $250 a night gets you. Drink stains on Wall Dangerously broken tiles Old crumbs in cupboard Public toilet style soap dispensers Would never stay again

Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We have been here a couple of times now and are never disappointed. Beds are amazing, king sized, room is always nice and clean, big bathrooms with spa bath and. Staff is very friendly and helpful and price is good value. Close to shops and Beach.

Thank Kira G
Forres, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

On our way to the Coromandel Peninsula we stopped here for the night and were pleasantly surprised by the standard of the rooms which were all self-contained with kitchens and modern spacious wet rooms, there were barbecue facilities, a guest laundry and a tour desk. Located next to a very long beach which was very useful for stretching the legs...

Thank John N
Melbourne Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We stopped here for the night en route to the Bay of Islands. The hotel is very close to the beach and is on a corner, with being about 3-4 houses from the beach itself. Entering the passage to get to the room I first felt alarmed, it had a "cheap" feel about it but the room itself was actually...

Thank optionalextras
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Very nice stay ,good price ,good size rooms very clean ,staff helpful and polite ,close to the beach with walking distance ,local restaurants very good food ,hired a car orewa car rentals very helpful man ,lovely clean beaches ,good for surfers

Thank loretta f
Papamoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Stopped here for the night while passing. Great place and very clean. Our room was not to far from a busy road but we never heard a thing, real quiet. We were a stone throw from the main beach to which we walked alone after dark, many people out fishing but still a very dark beach with no lighting anywhere...

Thank daibach999

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • 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: $158 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waves Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Auckland Region, New Zealand

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“Room fronting road for own secluded terrace”
 of 5 bubbles HelenS731, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms don't face out to the beach, but just a short 100m walk to beach.”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaR1729, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All great, ask to see room first,to suit you requirements and price,very helpful staff.”
 of 5 bubbles warwicko2013, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Nonsmoking rooms but ours was on the ground floor with its own little terrace where smoking is fine.”
 of 5 bubbles 448brendat, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room with spa bath, very enjoyable”
 of 5 bubbles 190kirag, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
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