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Bella Vista Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   314 Palmerston Street, Westport, New Zealand
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Ranked #4 of 9 Hotels in Westport
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014
WestAus Perth, Western Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Western Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

It was a long day travelling to Westport from Kaikoura, but it was great to get to our motel, the Bella Vista. We were just staying one night, but for my wife and I plus our 3 children it was a great motel and very good value. It is located right near everything in town and the staff were very... More

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

Hi, thank you for staying with us and for your kind comments. Very much appreciated. We hope the rest of your journey was enjoyable. Marilyn & Trevor More

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We love Bella Vista Motels, we always stay with them as our first choice, the rooms & comfort are consistent and the Hosts are always welcoming and helpful. Bella Vista Westport was no exception, the room was so nice, furniture comfortable and shower awesome, thanks again.

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

Thank you for staying with us and for your kind comments. We look forward to you visiting again. Marilyn & Trevor More

Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We booked a Compact Queen Studio room and compact it was!! We first had to put a small bed table into the bathroom and the Office Chair on the spot of the bed table before we had room to store our suitcases in the little room. Then we had to pick the necessary stuff out of our suitcases and stored... More

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

Hello, thank you for staying with us on your visit to Westport. As you have said the Compact studio is compact, these studios do not suit everyone's needs. While we do not have luggage racks in these studios the wardrobe is large enough to take a suitcase and there are drawers for storage. We do offer some free internet to... More

Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The place is conveniently located and has plenty of easy parking space. All the facilities I needed were here and the hosts were pleasant. However being on a main intersection the room at night was noisier than I recalled from my last visit. The water pressure in the shower was very good and a big plus. A minor point but... More

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

Hi, thank you for your kind comments, we were pleased to have you stay with us again. We do have breakfast menus in the back of our compendiums in each unit. Generally we do mention breakfasts on check in. We look forward to being of service to you again sometime. Marilyn & Trevor More

Lake Macquarie, Australia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
36 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We only had a one night stay in Westport and this motel delivered a great package for us, Plenty of room, basic but adequate kitchenette, a good bathroom and a separate bedroom with single bed and a double bunk. The unit was tastefully but simply furnished. A big TV with lots of channel choices (by comparison with many other venues... More

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

Hi, we appreciate your kind comments. It is always good to hear our guests have had a good experience. We try very hard to make for a comfortable stay while visiting Westport. maybe we will see you back again one day. Marilyn & Trevor More

Wellington, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We have stayed in a few Bella Vistas Motel and they have a very high standard which this was up there. Only stayed the one night on our way South. Helpful host. Very convenient to eating establishments. On a main road but did not get disturbed by traffic noise.

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

Thank you for your kind comments, it is good to know the group standards are being met. We look forward to having you stay again in the future. Marilyn & Trevor More

Perth, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I was recommended this place by one of my customers and was not disappointed. Westport is only a small place so I wasn't expecting a lot but this place was perfect. Very clean, super friendly and in a good spot. They picked me up from the airport, helped me out in any way they could. Just lovely

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

Hi, thank you for your kind comments. Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us in Westport, maybe you will get the chance to visit again. Do hope you enjoyed your bus trip over the Lewis Pass. Regards Marilyn & Trevor More

Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Stayed at the Westport Bella Vista for one night on our way down the West Coast. The 'compact queen' is exactly that - compact. Very disappointed with the size of the room, there was hardly any room down either side of the bed and by the time you get 2 x suitcases in, there was less room to move. Slept... More

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

Hello, thank you for staying with us on your recent trip. We, Bella Vista Motels have larger units as well, maybe the compact was all that was available at the time you booked. Do hope the remainder of your trip went well. Regards Marilyn & Trevor More

Picton, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed one night at this motel on our travels around the South Island. We'd already stayed at the Bella Vista in Wanaka (excellent) and so were looking forward to seeing whether this one would be any different. The rooms were very similar - the only real difference was the location. Westport was on the main road into town. Our... More

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

Hello Chris, we appreciate your kind comments and very pleased you had a great experience while visiting and exploring the Westport area. Regards Marilyn & Trevor More

France
Top Contributor
156 reviews 156 reviews
54 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Situated on an unattractive strip in this unattractive little town, this budget chain motel still managed to do a good job. Clean room, helpful staff and breakfast on a tray were all positives. Goodl aundry facilties and one of the best TV systems we had on our travels with over 50 Sky channels. No real negatives.....did what it said on... More

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

Hello Ian, thank you for staying with us while in Westport. We appreciate your kind comments and hope you enjoyed your travels through the lovely south island West Coast. Marilyn & Trevor More

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Address: 314 Palmerston Street, Westport, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel 4*
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