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    Admiralty Lodge Motel

    69-71 Buffalo Beach Road | P.O. Box 123, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 1271
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good24%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa bath” (32 reviews)
    “across the road” (27 reviews)
    “hot water beach” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We arrived at Admiralty Lodge Motel without a booking but were greeted by the charming owner/manager Paul who showed me a room overlooking the pool and bay. I was immediately struck by the view of Buffalo Bay, then as I looked round I could see...More

    Thank SpyField
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had a great time staying at the Admiralty. The view was outstanding and the accommodation spacious. My 4 year old was very impressed by the large DVD collection at reception that were available to loan. We were a hop, skip and a jump from...More

    Thank Nicki W
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    My wife and I toured New Zealand for a month during February and March 2017. We have provided reviews of all the places we stayed at during our tour. To see the reviews of the other places we stayed at please click on my name...More

    Thank TravellerCymruWales
    Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

    A warm welcome awaits the weary traveller at this great hotel in a fabulous location. Nothing is too much trouble and the rooms clean, tidy and well appointed. A short walk to the bars and restaurants of the Esplanade along the most beautiful bay makes...More

    Thank David J
    Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

    We really enjoyed our two night stay at the Admiralty. Our room was upstairs and overlooked the beach with lovely views. The rooms are very spacious and include a verandah out from the room. Good kitchen facilities and spa bath in the bathroom. All very...More

    Thank Dannel
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Outdoor pool
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$135 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Whitianga
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Whitianga
    • #4 Family Hotel in Whitianga
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Whitianga
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Whitianga
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    Room & Suite (28)
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    "Ask for a ground floor room as you get an outside table and chairs with a view."
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    "First floor sea view is brilliant"
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    "Rooms upstairs have fantastic views out to the sea"
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