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Baileys at the Beach Motel

66 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand
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Ranked #12 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014
BDKMK Des Moines, Iowa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Although newly refurbished, the walls are paperthin and you hear next door breathing and worse.. This was for the luxury studio at 190$ a night! Could not sleep all night and management was rude when I complained. STAY AWAY!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This motel is a good value for the location. The wonderful beach is right across the street. The rooms are large and comfortable. Free use of laundry room was a real bonus. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We really enjoyed our stay.

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Porirua, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We chose this place on the spur of the moment while driving past and are very glad we did. The charming owner/manager gave us three keys to choose our room from - upstairs luxury (newly renovated), downstairs unrenovated (concrete-block walls and rather small) or newly renovated downstairs. We chose the last and really loved it. The double room in the... More

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España
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64 reviews 64 reviews
43 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This motel was recently (dec 2013) remade and is excellent value. We stayed two nights. It is immaculately clean, has laundry, kayaks, super friendly and helpful hosts (miss you Masti the dog!) and is right in front of the beach. Stay there!

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Napier, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We have just returned home after taking the "Managers Winter Special" deal of three nights for $250. Newly refurbished unit, well equipped and just across the road from the beautiful beach. Unit serviced daily and friendly helpful service from Ambuj the manager. Recommended.

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singapore
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

This hotel was recommended by a friend who stayed during the Easter weekend. The location suited our family. It's in a quiet part of town but just across the road is the beach. The place was clean, especially the bathroom, lots of towels to go around. Our unit could fit 5 persons comfortably. We were just 2 adults and 2... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Clean, comfortable and in an excellent location with sea views. The town centre is a fair walking distance away though, but can be reached within 5 mins by car. We were offered a special rate for a 2 nights stay with a complimentary buffet breakfast included on both days. Would certainly recommend at the price.

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Maidstone
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23 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013 via mobile

This location is under new management and there have been huge improvements. Ok it's not the Ritz and it can't compete with the best. In Whitianga. But is very clean comfortable and unpretentious. The new manager has plans and is very friendly and helpful. Give it a try at the price they are charging ,it's vey good value

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012 via mobile

It was very last, manage to find this place with a reasonable price. Nz$130 a night. Beach front view. Has all kitchen equipment but doesn't have a hair dryer. Had to use the heater to dry our hair. We're given electrical blanket and milk.

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Tallangatta, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2010

Old and tired but clean and comfortable enough. Nice location across from the beach but a fair way from shops Price of $120NZ seemed, in hindsight, a bit much in comparison to other motels around the North Island.

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Address: 66 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Room Service
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Whitianga
Number of rooms
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