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Bella Vista Motel Whangarei

322 Western Hills Drive, Whangarei, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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NZ Northland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here 2 nights, rooms were very clean, everything in top working order. Free Wifi, free parking. No road traffic noise at night stayed in Rm 1. Hosts were pleasant and helpful. Easy 5min walk to our venue, which saved on an $8 all day public parking! Excellent overall rating.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Lovely clean and tidy room also very spacious all we needed for our one night in Whangarei. Nice and handy to the central city, thought it may have been noisey due to it's close proximity to the main road but no it was lovely and quiet.

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BellaVistaWhangarei, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Whangarei, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments. We trust that they may be of use to others looking for accommodation in Whangarei. We are by no means perfect but we do aim for a consistently high standard at all times.. More 

Cambs
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Very nice hotel in a very convenient location, close to local town and central for loads of attractions. Made to feel very welcome by the very nice owners, room was clean and spacious. This hotel is excellent value for money. Many thanks for all the trouble you went to to locate us when we left a wedding present behind. You... More 

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BellaVistaWhangarei, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Whangarei, responded to this review

It is always nice to have very pleasant guests to stay, who appreciate the effort we put in to try and ensure they have an enjoyable stay. We were so pleased that we had chatted enough to be able to locate your whereabouts and get the gifts to you in time for the wedding. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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154 reviews 154 reviews
51 hotel reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Clean and modern room. Pleasant and helpful check-in process. Our 1st stop after arrival into Auckland from overseas. Lots to see in the immediate local area and it would be recommended to stay 2 nights and enjoy a more leisurely exploration of the nearby beaches. In room wifi was fast and easy to access. The gardens at the old Quarry... More 

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BellaVistaWhangarei, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Whangarei, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and your time jn Whangarei. We hope we may see you again one day.. More 

Edmonton, Canada
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141 reviews 141 reviews
24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Whangarei has a lot to offer and after driving through it, we decided to come back for a night's stay. Motel is conveniently located by the highway, but it is a bit of a hike to the downtown business area. Room was clean and comfortable and on site laundry was a nice touch. Lots of counter space made was a... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Situated on the busy S1 road with ample off-road parking. The manager was welcoming and the rooms were clean, well decorated and very well equiped although for anybody staying for a length of time, storage space is a bit limited. The motel has no restaurant although they will provide a Continental Breakfast (delivered to your room the night before). The... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

On arrival, received a very warm welcome from friendly host. Grounds are tidy and very well kept and even the entry level room type is perfect. Modern bathroom, clean room and decent facilites. Would highly recommend for anyone wanting the basics done well and at a good rate.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

In Whangarei for one day on business with a colleague. The room was very clean and spacious, however if you need wifi for work then I cannot recommend this place. It was unreliable, and you only get 200mb free which isn't even enough to open a couple of pdfs depending on the size. I must say though that the bathroom... More 

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BellaVistaWhangarei, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Whangarei, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Once we were advised at reception, by a couple of guests staying that there appeared to be a problem with the wifi we notified the technician who has been on the property to reset the channel. Internet is always a source of frustration as it is not our area of expertise and we rely on... More 

Masterton, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Nice place and comfortable rooms. I stayed here on a business trip and so part of that having internet in the room is nice. Unfortunately the WiFi in the room I was in was pretty poor. I connected well enough but the connection was patchy. I work in IT so i knew what i was looking for also (just to... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I stayed here for business. Great room, wonderfully comfortable bed and a good rate. The staff were warm, welcoming and very helpful. Considering it is on the main road it was very quiet. Ten minute walk into town for breakfast and a stroll round the marina.

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