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Golden Bay Motel

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spacious unit”(2 reviews)
“local area”(3 reviews)
“the kitchen”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very comfortable and well appointed. Generous breakfast. Looks out on lawn and trees. Very friendly and obliging hosts. Good value in every respect! Well positioned to enjoy the township and the region as a whole. We will be back, this is our "go to" motel...More

Thank Suegcross
Response from gold_bay, Manager at Golden Bay MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback Sue and for taking the time to review our property, we really appreciate it. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 16 April 2018

We stayed here for 4 nights in early March and loved both the area and the Motel. The apartment was lovely, spacious, clean, comfortable and (with the possible exception of a built in drainer) had everything required. The Bedroom was separate from the main room...More

Thank John T
Response from gold_bay, Manager at Golden Bay MotelResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you so much for reviewing our property John, we do appreciate it. We look forward to welcoming you back again sometime as you revisit or explore more of this unique and beautiful area.

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This motel was spotless and I mean spotless . So much so that I went out of my way to share my appreciation with the owners . Location is great for waking in to Takaka . Nice grounds to compliment my evening glass of Pinot...More

Thank Matts1960
Response from gold_bay, Manager at Golden Bay MotelResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, we really appreciate it and look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Clean spacious room with kitchen and balcony facing nature. I’m not sure if we were not greeting by owner himself, nevertheless a very nice guy who also offered us a fresh milk. The motel is a walking distance to restaurants in the village and driving...More

Thank Eliska03
Response from gold_bay, Manager at Golden Bay MotelResponded 27 December 2017

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and in the Bay. Thank you for taking the time to comment Eliska, we do appreciate it.

Reviewed 7 December 2017

This motel was excellent. We stayed two nights. From outside the motel looks fairly standard, but inside it was lovely, clean and comfortable. The staff were very helpful and friendly. It was easy to find in the main street. Plenty of parking too - we...More

Thank Lou M
Response from gold_bay, Manager at Golden Bay MotelResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for your feedback, Lou. So pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again sometime.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$78 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"room 7 was great"
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"All the same"
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"All rooms look out on to a well kept garden, very nice to have a beer out there and watch the sun go down."
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"We had room 2, very nice, would be perfect for 2 couples as it had 2 double bedrooms"
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