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Casa Blanca Motel

397 Western Hills Drive. | SH 1 OR 9 Kauika Road, Whangarei, New Zealand
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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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Bussum, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The reception was friendly and very cooperative, the Motel was cheap and located on a 15 minute walk to the town center. The rooms were clean and spacious. The washingmachine and the dryer worked OK. Not much more to add. Yes, one thing: wifi is free for 15 minutes, no longer. This is a good motel for 'just one night'... More 

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Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I recently had the pleasure to stay at the Casa Blanca Motel with 2 other adults and 16 boys from Matamata College, playing a secondary schools football tournament in Whangarei for four days. The rooms were perfect for our group, well serviced and wonderfully clean. The Motel owners went to the extra effort of washing and drying our playing strip... More 

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Taupo, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stayed with the Morrinsville golf group and was blown away with the friendly service, the size of the complex and the size of the rooms. Parking and room to move was exceptional. May not sparkle like five stars but was very clean and in great condition. Location is close to the central city and shops are a short walk away.... More 

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Morrinsville, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Based on the experience of my group of 16 (men) golfers, I highly recommend the Casa Blanca. Sure the motel is not the most up to date but very clean, comfortable and warm with all the amenities required. What made it special for us was the hospitality offered. The managers/operators went out of the way to dry out wet weather... More 

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Auckland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This place was great value for money for a family we were a family of 8 and this place accommodated us all in the 1 unit, although the room set up and bedding is outdated the unit was clean and had all the kitchen requirements we needed but had that old feeling just needed them knitted tea cosy things for... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We only stayed for two nights but this was easily the most space we got from any of the motels we stayed in during our New Zealand trip. The hosts were very welcoming and encouraged us to use the (very decent sized) pool even though it was technically after hours. The grounds are a nice setting, feels like a small... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

it's a lovely place to stay. Gay &graham are such wonderful people and provided a great service for my complementary stay at Casablanca. Loved the location of where it's situated not far from all amenities. I hate to do this but the decor is outdated it reminds me of my house (paint scheme wise), Layout of rooms is ok but... More 

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Gilford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

its a good place to come if you want come here on holiday for a week.The layout of the rooms feel really outdated it just doesnt float my boat. Great walking distance to all amenities and ample parking with a big lot for boats and trailers and great customer service. Overall just the layout that kills my buzz into how... More 

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Waitakere City, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

Older motel but big rooms and huge park like grounds, walking distance from town and plenty of parking if your towing a boat. Units not flash but have good kitchens.

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Auckland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2010

Very friendly accommodating hosts who made the stay a real pleasure. Very well set up for families with the bedrooms separated from the lounge/kitchen area. Older style motel, but very clean and tidy with everything you need. I would thoroughly recommend this as a great place to stay with young family.

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