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Waves Motel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cnr Hibiscus Coast Highway and Kohu Street, Orewa, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 9 Hotels in Orewa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Taupo, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We recently needed somewhere to stay for a one night stop over between Whangarei and South Auckland. Searched and found Waves at Orewa ad we were pleasantly surprised to find Waves to be a very clean and tidy place with a more than adequate sized studio room. The staff were very polite and helpful and the accommodation fulfilled all of... More 

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Tappahannock, Virginia
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17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Booked in and got a wonderful suite, bedroom, bath with jacuzzi, and a kitchen dinner overlooking the beach! Everything included a great price we booked through Expedia! Two sofas, dining area and a separate business desk along with fridge and cooking facilities... just so much more than anything we could have expected including friendly and helpful staff.

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Christchurch
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

What a fantastic hotel. Super close to the beach (like 40m) and township. The staff were super friendly and welcoming. Gutted we only booked one night, would have been nice to stay for the weekend and try out the spa bath! Would definitely recommend and stay again.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Stayed for one night, to save the drive back to Mt Roskill at 2:00 am Checked in early afternoon, friendly service, went to room which was downstair unit, had everything i needed. tried out the spa bath and this was nice, everything was clean, and very comfortable beds. Came back at 2:00am and crashed in the bed, and had a... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I did get this room on deal so paid alot less than full rates but it was my best stay for a motel in NZ. Very clean rooms, so much space, beautiful spa and facilities, quite modern and helpful service. Only stayed passing through however it looked close to services and the beach. Would recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Spent a night here during winter months. A little walk to nearby restaurants and a little stroll tone the sea. Rooms was interesting layout with window access to the spa bathroom. Facilities clean and comfortable. Fold out bed in the lounge area a bit too small for adults. But ok for tired people. Efficient staff

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Mission Beach
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We had requested a quiet room, and got the room on the very end with all the car parking outside. Loved the underfloor heating! The room was the access friendly room, so when showering, water went everywhere (obviously set up for wheelchair access). It seriously ran all over the bathroom, even with the curtain closed. Then we heard everyone talking... More 

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Pukekohe East, Auckland, New Zealand
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93 reviews 93 reviews
35 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

In the middle of a horrible storm we decided to get out of Auckland. We saw some reviews on Trip Advisor and booked Waves. We arrived in the wild weather and found a happy host. Nice touch to give us a small torch in case of power cuts. The room was a one bed(queen) with spa bath. Nice big spa... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Fantastic 5 star experience. We usually stay at the Langham in Auckland but this time needed to stay on the North Shore. Although it is hard to compare a motel with a hotel, we found the standard of rooms, cleanliness and service rivals 5 star hotels that we stay at throughout the world

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Friends that were staying here recommended that I book also. I had booked a garden spa room. It was very spacious and comfortable. If I stayed for more than 1 night, I would've used the spa, as it looked like it would've been divine. Next time. The staff were friendly and check-in was fast. My friends had booked an inter-connecting... More 

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Address: Cnr Hibiscus Coast Highway and Kohu Street, Orewa, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Orewa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Waves Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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