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Breakers Motel

324 Hetherington Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in Whangamata
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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gold coast
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marie, We just want to complement your family for the excellent facilities that we enjoyed. The 2nd day of rest whilst the group toured was relaxing beside the pool with a cuppa & the lunch that was presented to us as a surprise. The room was spacious, comfortable mattress, spotlessly clean with fresh linen & towels. Make no mistake IF... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights at Breakers Motel and were given the warmest welcome ever! Marie was wonderful and even gave us a choice of apartments. She showed us where everything was and offered suggestions for eating out, plus gave plenty of information on local attractions. Our apartment was on the ground floor with loads of space, fully fitted kitchen/diner, separate... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and myself stayed here for only two nights before catching a flight back to the UK. This is a nice motel with an inviting swimming pool to relax by after a long day sight seeing. The room we had was clean and served our needs well. The most endearing feature of this Motel is it's staff. Marie the... More

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Olympia, Washington
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Terrific large room with spa tub inside and hot tub on private patio. Pool so close we could sit on our patio and dip our feet in the water. Great location in a lovely seaside town. And extremely helpful management.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

We last stayed at the Breakers 4 years ago and loved it. We have just been back and it is still excellent. Lovely rooms and very friendly people. Getting breakfast things delivered the previous night made for flexibility in planning days out.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Spotless, comfortable, and the owner Marie is one of the kindest people I have met. It’s a great value compared to other tired options which aren’t much if at all cheaper. The pool is a huge plus and you can walk to the surf beach. Book in advance a few weeks from January to March as its no secret.

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Sydney, Australia
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31 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014 via mobile

This is a very nice hotel, very spacious rooms, good pool and nice balcony spa. However although it was only a ten minute walk from town, it was a bit of a nuisance in terms of just ducking off to the beach etc etc. There are not many hotels in Whanga but I would probably stay closer to town next... More

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Auckland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Our family of four had been looking forward to our overnight stay at Whangamata and had pre booked a family unit at Breakers. We were taken to our unit and were very impressed with it. However this was short-lived as the woman who showed us to our room informed us that there was a smell in the kitchen which she... More

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Auckland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Always up for a quick weekend escape from Auckland, Whangamata was an obvious choice being a pleasant two and half hours drive - (via Paeroa, Karangake Gorge and Waihi). We arrived at 'Breakers' to a warm greeting and taken to our spacious nicely decorated room. Although there are some rooms with spa baths, I was more than happy to have... More

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Leicester
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43 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Great motel, very clean large room; cooking facilities, dining table etc. Good sized swimming pool, but had to grit my teeth to get in as it was 'solar heated' - for that read cold! There were people watching so I had to do it! Staff were very welcoming. Motel is within easy walking distance of the estuary where we saw... More

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Additional Information about Breakers Motel

Also Known As:
Breakers Hotel
Breakers Hotel Whangamata
Breakers Motel Whangamata, South Pacific
Address: 324 Hetherington Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > The Coromandel > Whangamata
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Room Service Spa Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in Whangamata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Quality self contained motel accommodation overlooking a superb pool complex and large BBQ area for great outdoor dining. Spacious studio, one and two bedroom units with private spa and deck, well equipped kitchens, marble & tile bathrooms and Sky TV. Private, luxury honeymoon suite ideal for romantic getaways. Free wireless internet, off-street parking & newspaper. Children's playground and breakfast available. Close to Marina, beaches, restaurants and shops. ... more   less 
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