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Geraldton, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beach front rooms very comfortable award winning bar and restaurant , coffee shop , average fish and chip and small store short walk up the road .then a very scenic walk to half moon bay where there are more cafes and the ferry to Auckland city very relaxed placew I think very freindly accomodating managers Pauline and danny.We had family...

1Thank Roger H
Waiheke Island, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great location, beautiful views over the bay. Very comfortable accommodation. Lovely operators that service the motel complex. It was a great place to meet up with family and share a lovely 70th birthday for Judy.

1Thank GaryJudy G
Fergus, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel suites us fine. It's nothing fancy, basic little suite. But the location was excellent. Could take the ferry right into downtown Auckland! And also the ferry to Waihiki Island, well worth some visits with beaches and wineries and shopping. The motel could use some updating but it was a nice, quiet and handy spot to live for a...

1Thank Jack M
Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Excellent updated accomadation. Clean, light and excellent facilities. Beautiful view in quiet location but within easy reach of Auckland airport and city. The ferry to Waiheke island or Auckland is also within walking distance. Very comfortable newly refurbished accomadation. Very comfy bed with lovely bedding and pillows. Lovely large flat screen tv and good internet. Air con excellent. kitchen equipment...

1Thank location125
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Have just returned from staying at this motel when visiting family.The situation is great the units are A1 and the Management are the best I have encountered in a long time and Ive done a bit of travel in my 71 years

1Thank Mike H
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I stayed 4 nights at the Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel. I was in a cabin at the rear of the property which was spacious and comfortable. There was a full size fridge, small cooking facilities, microwave and sink etc. Bathroom was small but more than adequate. I only had a glimpse of the water, but each morning went on a...

1Thank Janet1807
Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Stayed 5 nights enjoying Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel and the tranquil location looking straight out to the harbour, yachts moored, ferries, joggers, sunsets. Lovely room, spacious, comfortable, quiet, clean. All facilities including guest laundry, good shower. Visited Waiheke Island from here, taking the Sealink ferry from Half Moon Bay Marina nearby. Great selection of cafes and restaurants within 10 mins...

5Thank Lindseybg
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay, exremly helpful & freindly host partnership go out of their way to ensure your comfort. Recent aircon fitment makes rooms extra cosy, which given the recent cold-snap was a real bonus. Looking forward to returning to enjoy all the further site developments. Thanks again to hosts for being so friendly and professional. Cheers

4Thank Tahikiwi
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Lovely location, we enjoyed how close we were to the beach. Nice resturants were close by. But on the Friday night the owner started yelling and swearing at kids walking by and cars pulling up. Threatening to assult them. Ruined our stay. Would not return.

6Thank Defs not S
RogerMargy, Manager at Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel, responded to this review

The Owner was not on site that night he lives overseas. ( Accusation.) The only threat that was made,was to a 6 foot young adult. (kid in the review) He was asked to move on, his reply was if I dont are you going to assult me, the answer was no I will call the police, his reply, what can...

Taumarunui, New Zealand
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Lovely stay,Our Guests were very impressed, beautiful view of waterfront, well appointed.Reasonably close to Restaurants and Town Ferry, Would certainly recommend, just a bit pricey! Locality is very safe for walking, can be a bit windy, as with Auckland.

5Thank theateam33
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel is located right on the promenade of the beautiful Bucklands Beach, Auckland, New Zealand. Close to East Tamaki and Highbrook Business Park. Only 15 mins to Botany Town Centre & Sylvia Park. The airport is 30 mins away. Take the local ferry at Half Moon Bay Marina to downtown Auckland or Waiheke Island. Unwind on your own deck or walk to nearby restaurants, relax on the safe beach across the road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel

Address: 42 The Parade | Bucklands Beach, Manukau 2012, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Manukau
Price Range: $97 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Definately get a beach view room worth the star cost”
 of 5 bubbles 248rogerh, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Get first floor unit overlooking the bay. Yes, and you get great sunset views in the evening.”
 of 5 bubbles garyjudyg, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Sea view from front chalets”
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 of 5 bubbles location125, Dec 12, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at rear are very quiet, although it was not a busy road.”
 of 5 bubbles Janet1807, Dec 7, 2016 | Read review
“Sea facing room great and ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles theateam33, Jul 18, 2016 | Read review
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