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Motel Villa Del Rio

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Waipu, New Zealand
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96 reviews
57 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again I stayed at this motel, excellent accommodation and so convenient to the main highways North/South and west to Dargaville and the Kauri Coast, as well as a short distance to the amenities of Whangarei City, My stay was for the convenience to Whangarei base Hospital,to be close to a family member, and hosts Jenny and Dean were so kind... More 

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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Walking distance to the hospital. Free parking, and free WiFi. Close to town too. I've stayed here twice and I will be back. Only downside is sometimes you can hear when the room next door flush their loo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a short quick stay but phoned and made a booking they were very pleasent and the rooms are clean and tidy very nice would recommend to anyone long stay short stay it is local to hospital walking distance too

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Thank Raewyn M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

An older motel but has new carpet, paint job and bedding. Everything is seriously fresh and clean. Excellent facilities.nice and close to the hospital. Hosts are super friendly. I would highly recommend this motel. Will come again. Did I mention everything was sparkling clean!

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Waipu, New Zealand
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96 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Again we choose this motel for the convenience of being close to Whangarei Hospital, clean comfortable large 1 bedroom unit, owners friendly and helpful. Motel is near to the city centre and although situated close to 2 main highways, we did not find the traffic noise intrusive, would certainly recommend,for holidays or just passing through

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Nice Motel, good location. The person who received us was very helpful and friendly. The room is well equipped. The tv has a lot of channel, free wifi, confortable parking and swimming pool we couldn`t used because of the time.

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kaitaia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

room had a fully equip kitchen.beds were very lovely to sleep in.very tidy place.looked great.had never been here before but would highly recommend.stayed with family and the nice lady at the front counter was very helpful.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Booked this on spec as we hadn't booked anywhere. Nice couple who hadn't been running the motel long showed us around a large family unit which was very spacious. We actually bought salad stuff and cooked meats etc. and provided for ourselves in the unit which had all the relevant facilities. Only spent the one night here as we were... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

This place was great. Nice welcome from the owners and they even gave us a newspaper and milk on arrival. The room was super clean and smart. The kitchenette was well equipped and clean too. We didn't hear much noise from the other rooms though a neighbouring property had a loud party during the night, but it still wasn't very... More 

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Judy W, Owner at Motel Villa Del Rio, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have passed your comments onto our cleaners with regards to the cleanliness of the room. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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58 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Was in the area to do a day trip to the Poor Knights and found this really great value! The hotel has been recently renovated and the owners are very nice. The room was very clean and the bed was super comfortable. Service - very nice and accommodating Laundry - available for a small fee Location - close to the... More 

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Judy W, Owner at Motel Villa Del Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are pleased that you found us to be of great value. We are sorry that the fan was missing from your room, we have since purchased a new fan for that room. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Being minutes away from Whangarei City as well as being the closest motel to Whangarei Hospital, Barge Park, Kiwi House and the museum, Motel Villa del Rio is the accommodation of choice for many who visit the area. We cater for individuals, families, groups, workers and corporate. Take advantage of our free onsite facilities to shake off the stress of the day with our affordable refurbished accommodation. Your hosts Dean and Judy welcome you to Whangarei. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Villa Del Rio

Address: 118 Maunu Rd | Whangarei, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: $71 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Motel Villa Del Rio 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#2 Family Hotel in Whangarei
#2 Spa Hotel in Whangarei
#2 Best Value Hotel in Whangarei
#5 Business Hotel in Whangarei
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