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“Terrible bed”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Golden Bay Motel

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Golden Bay Motel
Ranked #3 of 8 Takaka B&B and Inns
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“Terrible bed”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2012

My husband and I were very warmly welcomed by our host. The motel unit was nice and roomy, and clean. The one major thing that let it down was the bed. I believe the bed was definitely past it's use by date.

  • Stayed February 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Golden Bay Motel

Property: Golden Bay Motel
Address: 132 Commercial Street, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Takaka
Amenities:
Beach Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Takaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Golden Bay Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Gary and Karen welcome you to Golden Bay Motel. Set in the township of Takaka right in the heart of Golden Bay. 5 minutes walk to cafes and restaurants and unique shopping. Just 8 kms from golden sandy beaches and centrally located to Golden Bays most impressive treasures - Farewell Spit, Whariki Beach, Pupu Springs, Nationals parks, beaches and forests. Golden Bay Motel features clean, spacious, comfortably furnished ground floor units with plenty of on-site parking. Studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units. All with fully equipped kitchens, fridge,tea/coffee making facilities, separate toilet and shower, heater and electric blankets. Free wifi, guest laundry and Sky TV. Under cover parking for motorbikes and secure storage for mountain bikes available. Our friendly staff will do their very best to make your stay pleasant and enjoyable. ... more   less 
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