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    Blue Water Motel

    213 Main Road, Tairua 3508, New Zealand
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good20%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “spa pool” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Beachfront
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 3 April 2016

    We received a warm, friendly welcome from Paul and his lovely dog Brody. Our chalet was situated close to the main road which could be a little noisy at times but it was of a good size with well equipped kitchen, good shower and comfortable...More

    Thank Sundowner23
    Response from Paul D, Owner at Blue Water MotelResponded 4 April 2016

    Thanks heaps for staying with us and so glad that you enjoyed your time on The Coromandel. Hope you also enjoyed the rest of your holiday in New Zealand. cheers, Paul & Natasha ( & Brodie )

    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    Beachy type Motel, everything you need , owners very helpful, could borrow there kayak , shovels & towel for hot water beach. Hot tub, very nice location with in reach of town & inlet. A lovely area to rest awhile

    Thank Bernie S
    Response from Paul D, Owner at Blue Water MotelResponded 29 March 2016

    Hi Bernie, Thank you for staying with us on The Coromandel and really pleased that you enjoyed your time here. cheers, Paul & Natasha

    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    stayed for 3 nights in a large queen room. Generally pretty quiet esp considering proximity to main rd. Well equipped and serviced daily (a bit surprised as many of the other motels we have stayed at have not done this).V friendly welcome from Paul and...More

    Thank NickC1959
    Response from Paul D, Owner at Blue Water MotelResponded 16 March 2016

    Hi Nick, Thanks heaps for staying with us and for leaving us your review. Really pleased that you loved The Coromandel and hope that you enjoy the rest of your holiday. cheers, Paul & Natasha ( and Brodie )

    Reviewed 1 March 2016

    This motel is a very good location in the town as you can easily walk to restaurants, the shops and the beach. However, it feels quite old and dated. The rooms are small, but very clean and service daily. When we stayed, it was hot...More

    Thank MrsBWooster
    Response from Paul D, Owner at Blue Water MotelResponded 1 March 2016

    Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us a review. Very pleased that you loved our little slice of paradise on The Coromandel and that the cleanliness and customer service were to your liking - we guarantee...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2016

    The rooms feel like coming into an old friends beach home, you walk outside and it's like your parents are there to steer you in the right direction, leave fresh towels out for you, give you bug spray and send you off with a smile...More

    1  Thank brookemayo
    Response from Paul D, Owner at Blue Water MotelResponded 16 February 2016

    Hi Brooke, It was a pleasure having you all stay with us and especially glad that the girls enjoyed the horse riding ! Hope that the rest of your holiday in New Zealand is great ;) cheers, Paul & Natasha

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Tairua
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    Room Tips
    "suggest chalet away from road"
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    "The family unit (7) is directly below the owner's accommodation and there's a fair bit of noise..."
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    "The rooms at the right hand side seem to be more spacious and more recent."
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    "Chalets are close to the highway, rooms further back are probably quieter"
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