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Bella Vista Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   314 Hastings Street | Napier South, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Ranked #25 of 47 hotels in Napier
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Palmerston North
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

A nice tidy and very clean room. A little small but was ok for my needs. The kitchen equipment was outstanding and super clean. The only little gripe was the layout of the room; the tv was placed at the left hand side of the bed so you had to sit at an unusual angle to watch, you couldn't lean... More

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive review. Real coffee makes such a difference to that first cup in the morning! We are happy to be able to provide a means of access to family and work, with our Free 200MB of Internet a day. Look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stayed two nights and again really happy with the Bella Vista standards of accommodation and service. Nothing is too much trouble for the hosts. Everything you need is there. The Bella Vista is in a great location for walks along the beautiful shore line and the small town centre with its lovely art deco buildings and features. If you... More

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Melbourne
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014 via mobile

We had a smaller upstairs room, queen sized bed, but no air conditioning which would have helped on the very balmy night we stayed. Very clean and tidy, well maintained. Guest laundry with 1 dryer and 1 washer. Room contained a microwave and small fridge. Free wifi. Hotel is one block from the sea front, and 2 blocks in the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Bella Vista Napier for two nights in January 2014. The room was compact but had everything we needed. The mini kitchen had a very modern stainless steel kettle and toaster and lots of plates, bowls, utensils etc to make our own breakfasts and lunches. The bathroom had a heated towel rack and a decent sized vanity. The... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We ended up spending four nights in the Bella Vista Napier due to a mistake by our Travel Agent. My initial disappointment at not having a room with a sea view was soon replaced by great satisfaction with our suite at the Bella Vista. The spacious main area contained a comfortable queen size bed, table and chairs, tv & desk,... More

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks, we hoped you enjoyed your stay at "our" place. What started out difficult ended with smiles. Cheers again. More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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35 reviews 35 reviews
35 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We had the Super King Spa room and it was very comfortable for our 6 night stay. Almost in the centre of Napier and handy to the waterfront and all the activities going on down there. Within walking distance from the excellent shops in the city. Restaurants are in great abundance at West Shore.

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you. Glad you found the Westshore/Ahuriri area, another example of how you can turn a working area, into a super recreational space to be enjoyed by everyone. The Water is always a great draw card, who doesn't love to spend time there! Napier is well served with place to eat..from Casual Bistro to something more special, we have lots... More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Lovely motel with attention to detail. Free access to the Internet and Sky. Great bed and an awesome shower. Efficient heating. Central location to restaurants (RSA is opposite), Marine Parade and the CBD. We will be back for longer next time.

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Wow! Fantastic Review, thank you very much. Look forward to your next visit to Bella Vista Napier. More

Tauranga
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

The motel is well placed being 5 mins walk from the centre of Napier and just one block back from the beach front. A good location for the 4 nights I stayed. The rooms are typical Bella Vista chain - always clean, basic and adequate without being anything special. Did appreciate the free WiFi - all motels should be the... More

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Bella Vista Napier is proud to be part of the Bella Vista Group. We are 27 motels spread across New Zealand, all strategically placed for the Business and Tourist Traveller. The group are all 4 Star and Enviro accredited. Bella Vista Napier is situated in a Central position, within an easy stroll to Town, where you will find the cafes,... More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
13 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Convenient for the city, close enough to the sea to walk down before breakfast, all you need in your room, clean, comfortable, excellent parking - and the proprietor is very nice and fantastically helpful. Recommended!

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Super review, thank you very much. Napier is a great city, quite small and compact, compared to the cities of the world, but we like it. Enjoying for fresh produce to use in my cooking and of course the great selection of Hawke's Bay local wines, is dear to our hearts. Added to that the year round climate is superb,... More

Gisborne
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

After a bad night at a backpackers down the road, Bella Vista Motel was like heaven. Clean, smelt nice and very comfortable. Managers very helpful getting me in as early as possible and let me leave my bag there even after I checked out. Great advice on what to see and do as well. Great shower, comfortable bed, was better... More

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bvnapier, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. We are happy to care for your luggage, while you take a stroll around our Art Deco city, this is especially applicable if you are using the Inter-city buses for your travel from city to city. Sometimes we can get our guests into their rooms earlier than the normal check-in time of 2pm, it... More

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Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel

Address: 314 Hastings Street | Napier South, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #25 of 47 hotels in Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A great central location with 18 superior units, close to shops, restaurants and the renowned Marine Parade with its majestic Norfolk pines. Tour the unique architecture of our city, or stroll down the ocean-side walkway where you will encounter the National Aquarium of New Zealand, Sunken Gardens, Ocean Spa Swimming Complex and Mini Golf to name just a few. Ideal corporate location, we are the closest motel to the town centre, public building sector, and business & conference facilities. ... more   less 
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