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The Nautilus

5.0 of 5 387 Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars NEW

Hi, Thinking of somewhere to stay, look no further than the Nautilus, it is very comfortable and well situated on the beach front and close to main shopping centre. The staff are great, special mention to Restaurant staff, service was first class and great quality of food. Highly recommended

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Auckland, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Normally I stay at Pebble Beach down the road, but it was full, so I chose to stay at the Nautilus a few doors down. My first impression when arriving on the premises wasn't that great, outdoor decor/seating was rusty and the parking spaces were quite small. I was greeted by friendly staff and given the spill on the free... More 

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Narbonne, France
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the place is very clean,staff very very helpful. facing the sea was nice but it get noisy because of the road . in fact the windows are not double glass . the bathroom is very nice , they have a laundry room,so easy to use ,

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

So pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the facilities of the hotel. The road can be busy during peak times as the hotel is centrally located to the city but we have hash glass in the windows to quieten the noise. Thank you for staying with us. More 

New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a night last week and wish we had time to stay longer. Excellent location , spacious room and spotlessly clean. Very friendly reception. Highly recommend this motel to anyone visiting Napier.

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the time you spend in Napier. More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often stay in different places in Napier and so far this is the best. Lovely decor, awesome spa in suite. Very comfortable beds, brilliant sofas. Very good price for the superior suite. 5 min walk to CBD.

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay and found our facilities very comfortable. Thank you for posting a review. Hopefully we can accommodate you again. More 

Thames, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am from a Information center and my daughter and I loved it so, great home away from home with a mean as view, everything there but the restaurant was the bomb..com staff were really genuinely nice great people even the cleaners were awsome. I had drop my daughter off to boarding school and this made our time so much... More 

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you for such a positive review. We are delighted that you have found a comfortable home away from home. All our staff at The Nautilus strive to maintain that the guest has a great experience and meets their expectations. Hopefully we will host you again. More 

Northland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very happy with our choice of hotel - all the fittings were good quality, everything in good condition looking almost new, and great view from the lounge. Would get back after a day out, fling the balcony doors open and relax with a gin & tonic and chip & dip. Perfect.

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the wonderful view from your balcony. More 

Witney
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14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us stayed in two rooms in December 2014 for 3 nights on a short visit to Napier. The location on Marine Parade gave easy access on foot to town and the view of the ocean was lovely - particularly from our balcony on the top floor. On the first night we decided to take a chance and visit... More 

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a great review. Our Restaurant Nautilus special meal has been enjoyed by many. Our mission always is to make your stay enjoyable. Many thanks for staying with us. More 

Frizington, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great motel. The rooms are very spacious, scrupulously clean and the staff are helpful and friendly. The views over the ocean are lovely and the delights of the town centre are within an easy walk. The restaurant was very good indeed, in fact, much better than the restaurants we sampled in town. The food was imaginatively presented... More 

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Many thanks for your wonderful review and we certainly appreciate your delightful comments. I will forward your praise onto our chef. Thank you for staying with us. More 

Auckland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We stayed here over Summer 2014/15. We found our room to be very generous in space and really enjoyed the location. Right on marine parade amongst restaurants, the beach and other attractions. well worth staying here, price was really reasonable as their was 4 adults and 1 child. The only thing was that the patio fencing didnt have a gate... More 

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nautilusnapier, Manager at The Nautilus, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are pleased that your stay was pleasurable and you found our facilities to be spacious and comfortable. More 

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Address: 387 Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Nautilus 5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
The Nautilus Hotel Napier
Nautilus Hotel Napier
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Napier
#5 Business Hotel in Napier
#8 Luxury Hotel in Napier

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