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    Oceanside Motel Whitianga

    32 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 1266
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    • Excellent66%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Available
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

    This was our worst accommodation in our 3 day trip to the Coromandel Peninsula. The room setup was very strange as you entered through the bathroom with a very small cramped bedroom. The furniture was uncomfortable in the living room and very sparse. The patio...More

    2  Thank Sharon P
    Response from JandLCoomber, Owner at Oceanside Motel WhitiangaResponded 5 February 2017

    Hi Sharon, Thank you for the feedback on your stay at The Oceanside Motel, we do appreciate hearing about all our guests stay. We are sad to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us as we do aim to ensure all our...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Even though it was too brief our stay here with teenage kids was great. Handy to everything & directly across the road from the beach. Beautiful outlook & really comfortable room with a roomy verandah for everyone to sit on & admire the view.More

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    1  Thank Jacqui M
    Response from JandLCoomber, Owner at Oceanside Motel WhitiangaResponded 5 February 2017

    Hi Jacqui, Thank you for such a kind review, we really appreciate hearing the feedback from our guests about their stay at The Oceanside Motel. Our location is great for a relaxing stay away within walking distance to many cafes, restaurants and even into town...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Charming and well documented welcome Very comfortable apartment will all the necessary amenities. Really excellent. Splendid view on Buffalo Beach. Quiet place not far from the port. Not far from Hot water beach and cathedral coveMore

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    1  Thank patriciamN8630IP
    Response from JandLCoomber, Owner at Oceanside Motel WhitiangaResponded 5 February 2017

    HI Patricia, Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review about your stay at the Oceanside Motel. W are so glad to hear you enjoyed yourself while visiting Whitianga. Our aim is to make every guests stay with us as comfortable...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Spent two nights here was expensive as was the last room in town for a local concert of 17 thousand people . Lovely place clean lovely hosts- spacious rooms comfy beds and a view to die for- stroll out the verandah door to the grass...More

    1  Thank Deborah B
    Response from JandLCoomber, Owner at Oceanside Motel WhitiangaResponded 5 February 2017

    Hi Deborah, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Oceanside Motel, we really appreciate hearing our guests feedback. The concert always brings in a lot of people to town and it gets a bit crazy but we are...More

    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    This is a perfect location for Whitianga. You have an incredible view of the bay and small islands in the distance as well as an easy walk to many restaurants and shops. There was no noise off the street that follows the coast and lies...More

    1  Thank jonuday
    Response from JandLCoomber, Owner at Oceanside Motel WhitiangaResponded 26 January 2017

    Thank You so much for such a kind review, we really appreciate it. The location of our motel is perfect with only being a short walk to town, restaurants and cafes - with the beach right across the road it makes the walk that much...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$109 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Whitianga
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Whitianga
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Whitianga
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    shelley582017
    22 February 2017|
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    Response from JandLCoomber | Property representative |
    Hi Shelley, Thank you for your question - unfortunately we do not have wheelchair access to our bathrooms (toilet & shower). However as we do have access to the rooms via ramps, we will now look at what we can do to... More
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    "Best views from upper floor units with more room but more expensive."
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    "All of the rooms were very spacious with all the mod cons of home"
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