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Wayfarer Motel

231 Commerce Street, Kaitaia, New Zealand
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Wellington, New Zealand
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74 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel has all the facilities expected and is of a good standard. It is an older style motel but comfortable. Wifi is free and unlimited. The motel is easy to find on the main street of town and close to takeaways and restaurants. The staff are very helpful and friendly. It has a very good playground for families with... More 

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North Shore City, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night in a deluxe queen studio (the renovated ones) the pictures online were exactly what we got. Large studio with nice comfy bed, kitchenette with everything you would need to self cater. Modern bathroom with stand alone walk in shower. Room was spotless and smelled fresh and clean. Short walk to the main shops and KFC... More 

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Taree, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

Stated recently and found the motel to be lovely and clean. The rooms are quite large and comfortable. The motel is in easy walking distance to restaurants. The managers were very pleasant and helpful. Would highly recommend staying here. No noise. Towel rating 8/10.

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Methven, null, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We stay for 3 night and found the beds to be comfy the rooms clean and tidy. The hosts made us very welcome. Stayed for a family reunion and we had a family member in a wheelchair and it was easy to get the wheelchair in and out.

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Broome, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This hotel was clean and the bed was comfy. It is close to to the main shopping areas. The kitchenette and bathroom are old and dated, a bit smelly, but clean. Good for and overnight stay. The staff were friendly and helpful.

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Haifa, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We have stayed for 5 nights at the Wayfarer Motel, and mostly because everything else was packed (busy time between Christmas and New Year). As mentioned before, the only good thing about it is the location (Kaitaia): 1.5 hour to Cape Reinga, 1.5 hour to Paihia (gate to Bay of Islands) and 4 quick hours to Auckland CBD. The room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The motel is on the main road, handy to most things in Kaitaia. The rooms are 3 star but clean and well presented. Found some hair in the shower upon my arrival. Bed is comfortable good TV with lots of sky channels. For the price of a room its good value for money. The breakfasts are good didn't one this... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

The rooms were nice and the beds very comfy. The staff were very friendly but the advertised free internet was only in the small reception area amd you had to pay for wifi according to the in house literature. Not so good for a rep. Nice spa and a great breakfast.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We stayed for three nights at the Wayfarer Motel and wouldn't hesitate to stay there again. Rose was very welcoming and was a great help with suggestions about places to go to eat, to see, and things to do. The tour to Cape Rianga up 90 Mile Beach that Rose booked for us was a highlight of our trip. The... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We booked at very short notice for a one night stay and were accommodated with no hassle. We found our unit to be spacious and very clean. The kitchen was well equipped and the beds were comfortable. The trampoline and basket ball hoop were a big hit with our 8 year old. The service was friendly and welcoming. We'd stay... More 

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