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    Breakers Motel

    318-324 Hetherington Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good26%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “hot tub” (14 reviews)
    “private spa” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
    Accessible rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 193 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Enjoyed our stay. We were given a two bedroom spa unit (booked a one bedroom). This was great as gave us loads of space. We were on the first floor which was lovely as the spa on the balcony/terrace area was really private and we...More

    Thank JMRSussex
    Response from 692meganl, Owner at Breakers MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your kind words. We are thrilled that you enjoyed you stay at Breakers and your time in Whangamata. This is certainly a great place to base yourself to explore this beautiful part of the world; hence being known as the "Paradise Coast"....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This property is few minutes drive from the beach and centre, where the restaurants/cafes are located. We had a nice room in front of the pool. We checked in late and the room key was already left on the door, as communicated earlier - smooth...More

    Thank Tojo E
    Response from 692meganl, Owner at Breakers MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review and positive comments in respect of our beautiful motel. We do our best to make check-in and check-out as streamline and convenient as possible. The beach, shops, cafes and restaurants are literally a 1 minute drive from the motel so...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We staying for a couple of nights here in the Superior Executive Apartment. This is at ground level and has an entrance out to the grass area with the trampoline, BBQ and playground. The only disappointing thing was the WiFi, very slow and often disconnected....More

    Thank PeterCr
    Response from 692meganl, Owner at Breakers MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Peter. Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our Executive Apartment which is certainly popular with its private outdoor area, private spa and easy access to the pool and play area. We look forward to hosting you again. In respect...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed at the Breakers Motel during our recent self guided tour of New Zealand. If your traveling to Whangamata, you won't find a better hotel or motel. The rooms were clean, include Wi-Fi and is conveniently located to most sites on this part of...More

    Thank Todd C
    Response from 692meganl, Owner at Breakers MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    We thank you for commenting positively on your stay. We loved hosting you and hope you have enjoyed the rest of your trip around New Zealand. Safe travels Ross and Megan

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We recently stayed at Breakers. We cannot speak highly enough. The rooms were clean and spacious, large comfortable bed. Whilst the owners were away. The staff mainly Ainse were incredibly helpful and friendly. Her advise on sight seeing helped to make it a memorable part...More

    Thank John S
    Response from 692meganl, Owner at Breakers MotelResponded 1 week ago

    We are delighted to hear that in our absence you still obtained brilliant service by our reliever. Thanks and we have past this on to Aisne. You are right Whangamata is a lovely town "Paradise Coast" is definitely as apt name and we also love...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $122 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Whangamata
    • Also Known As
    • Breakers Hotel Whangamata ,
    • Breakers Motel Whangamata, South Pacific
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    January 9, 2015|
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    Response from princess3016 | Reviewed this property |
    Approx 2.5 hours. However, if you are coming straight off the back of a long haul flight would not recommend doing such a long drive. Have a night in auckland then head down.
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    "If you enjoy a spa pool select a room with access to one."
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    "It all depends on whether you want a quiet room or you want a private spa, or be right next to the pool."
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    "Choose suite room and request a spa, or ground floor with direct access from bedroom to pool."
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    "We choose unit 14 which was ground level straight out to the pool."
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