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The Nautilus

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   387 Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was fantastically clean, spacious and comfortable with good quality furnishings. The spa was huge. My sense is it is run by folks who are proud of the experience that they deliver. Very central, it's a stroll into the town centre.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Nautilus has excellent views east over the ocean. It is the newest of a number of hotels/motels on Marine Parade and the rooms are well equipped. Mine had a king sized bed in the main area and two king single beds in a separate bedroom. The bathroom was bright and modern with a large circular spar bath and a... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location - spacious room & a great spa!! Bed was huge and the balcony great for fresh air. Parking looked like could be an issue - so get in early. Ocean across the road and a running/bike path through the park. Lovely town and good accommodation

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you for the taking the time to post a review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the facilities. We offer off street parking which is complimentary and is not allocated to individual rooms. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, very friendly and accommodating, spotless room, lovely layout, spa was almost as big as the bed! Shower was awesome, loved every minute of our stay. Will be back again, actually looking forward to it!

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you had a great experience when you stayed with us. We look forward to being your host the near future. More

Ohsweken, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While touring the North Island of New Zealand in September of 2013 we stopped in the sea side city of Napier on the East Coast. What a beautiful little city right on the ocean. We stayed a couple of days at The Natilus and we loved it. Very spacious room with clean modern bathroom. A jacuzzi hot tub was in... More

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a positive review. We are so pleased that you had such a great time and appreciated the property. More

Manila, Philippines
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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location on Marine Drive. Parking really tight! Reception staff friendly enough but not very helpful. Housekeeping was very mediocre with some good days and some bad days. Despite booking months in advance the Motel had very special rates for walk-in customers. Tells you something. The room was full of cheap faux pas leather furniture. The large jacuzzi occupied a... More

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

We apologise that you had a disappointing experience when you stayed with us. It is unfortunate that you didn't mention that you were not happy with the room as we could of offered you other options. As you booked several months in advance the room rate was clearly stated our website tariff for that particular suite. The board located at... More

auckland, new zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stayed two nights in a second floor suite which had a decent size balcony that got the morning sun. There is a luggage lift to get bags up to the second and third levels. Bed was very comfortable with good linen. Good heavy drapes kept the room dark which were great for a sleep-in. Bathroom was super-clean with nice but... More

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to post a review and we do appreciate your feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the property and the facilities, the comment on the water temperature has been noted and has been looked into. We are sorry the you were having trouble with the internet but during your stay there was a power... More

Taranaki Region, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay in Hawkes Bay and the quality of the room contributed to that pleasure. All rooms face the sea just across the road. We were on the 2nd (top_ floor which was even better. All rooms have a nice balcony with full width glass/doors which was nice to sit at after a day testing the wines... More

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thankyou for your lovely comments and for the positive feedback. So glad you were able to relax on the balcony. Its great seeing you making the most of your time in Hawkes Bay experiencing the wineries. Hopefully on your next visit the sun will be shining. More

Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My husband and I stayed here on the weekend for a weekend getaway and wanted to stay somewhere nice and its safe to say we got that. Lovely spacious room, very modern clean and tidy. Lots of comfortable seating and the spa was just lovely. The only thing I would comment on was that there was no hair dryer (... More

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your weekend getaway and the facilities in the room. Sorry you didn't find the hair dryer as there is one in every room located in the bedside cabinet. Reception would of been most willing to assist you to advise where it was. On arrival we could of relocated you to... More

Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here very much. A nice big room on the top floor which had a big spa bath in the bedroom (not in the bathroom). Warm and cozy. Comfortable bed, kitchenette. We ordered a meal from the restaurant next door and it was wonderful. We were able to take the meal up to our room and return... More

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thankyou for your lovely comments from your recent stay with us. Pleased that you enyoyed your stay and the wonderful views from your room. More

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Address: 387 Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Nautilus 5*
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