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Oceanside Motel Whitianga

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Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (3)
Certificate of Excellence

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#7 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
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The Oceanside is a boutique motel, offering a unique blend of superior beachfront accommodation, traditional hospitality and stunning sea views in Whitianga, the heart of the magical Coromandel Peninsula. With 180 degree panoramic views over Buffalo Beach and Mercury Bay from all units you are only metres away from safe swimming and fantastic boating in the beautiful waters of Mercury Bay. Make the most of this opportunity to relax and unwind in one of New Zealand's most acclaimed scenic regions. The Oceanside is just a 10 minute stroll along the beach to Whitianga's renowned cafes and restaurants, the wharf and marina complex plus the Village shopping centre. With just a 2 minute drive we are one of the closest motels to the international acclaimed The Lost Spring Thermal Pools & Spa complex.
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Property amenities
Parking
Free wifi
Breakfast available
Beach
Canoeing
Taxi service
Hot spring bath
BBQ facilities
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Housekeeping
Private balcony
Seating area
Telephone
Coffee / tea maker
Kitchenette
Flatscreen TV
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HOTEL STYLE
Bay View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English
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112Reviews
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Awesome waking up and seeing the Sun rising over the water from the balcony, Generous sized Spa Bath, Room Very Clean, Everything working, Bed comfy, Hosts were very friendly and helpful. Thank you for a wonderful few days.
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Response from JillAndLes, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga
Responded 1 week ago
HI John, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us here at The Oceanside, we really appreciate hearing our guests feedback and thoughts. We are so pleased to hear yu enjoyed yourself while staying with us and were able to catch the beautiful view of the sunrise over Mercury Bay. Thank you again for your kind review and we hope to see you again. Jill and Les.
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We really enjoyed our stay, it is a beautiful motel with a full kitchen. All rooms face Buffalo Beach and all rooms have either a balcony or patio. They also run Sea Cave Adventures, which takes you out past Cathedral Cove and into many beautiful caves.
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Response from JillAndLes, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Oceanside Motel, we really appreciate it. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and our beautiful view. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay at Whitianga. Thank You Jill and Les
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No air conditioning or ceiling fans, couldn’t leave sliding door open due to traffic noise, became uncomfortable sleeping. Mattress only average. Bathroom updated but no water pressure, takes half an hour to wash your hair.
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Response from JillAndLes, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us at the Oceanside, we are upset to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us here. We try to ensure all our guests have the most comfortable stay as possible. We appreciate hearing the issues you had over your stay. Thank you Jill and Les
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Hat 3 rooms on the top level, with a great view over the bay! Rooms were nice, clean and very good. Nice hottube in the bathroom. Only very noisy fan in the bathroom. Parking lot is situated behind the building.
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Response from JillAndLes, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga
Responded Mar 20, 2019
HI Jan, thank you so much for taking the time to review yur stay with us here at the Oceanside Motel. We appreciate hearing from our guests and their feedback on their stay. We are so pleased to hear that you were impressed by your room and your stay with us, thank you for letting us know about the fan, we will look into this and see what we can do to reduce this noise. Thank you again and we hope you enjoyed your trip to Whitianga. Thank You Jill and Les.
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Really liked this place. Has great views out over the beach and harbor, each room has a little patio, there is free parking, it's close to town, has clean rooms, comfy beds and pillows, and check in was easy and friendly. Good value, especially if travelling with more than 2
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Response from JillAndLes, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga
Responded Mar 20, 2019
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us, we enjoy hearing what our guests have to say. We are so hapy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We aim to provide the very best for all of our guets and ensure that they take advanateg of all that Whitianga has to offer especially our amazing dining options just down the road. Thank you again for your kind review and we hope to see you again. Jill and Les
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PRICE RANGE
$96 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionCoromandel PeninsulaWhitianga
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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