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Oceanside Motel Whitianga

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

This was a comfortable place to stay for two nights. The motel manager was very friendly on check in. I appreciated having unlimited wifi which was good strength. I chose the motel because it was cheaper than the others - I actually think Whitianga is very overpriced. The trade off for the price is that the unit is a little...

Thank Debbie D
Alan and Jo M, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga, responded to this review

Hi Debbie, Thanks for taking time to review our motel. First we would like to apologise for the ranch slider being left unlocked. We have addressed this incident with our staff and have taken steps to double check our procedures. As new owners, we are in the planning process to upgrade our downstairs units. We hope to see you again...

Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Staff very friendly and helpful. I would stay here again because you can literally walk straight out onto the beach and there is a spa outside you can look up and see the stars. They have all the kitchen facilities you need too.

Thank Brogan-Vanessa K
Alan and Jo M, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at the Oceanside. Visit us again sometime.

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Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I'm looking at the view and I'm smiling. The road is close but the view makes up for it. Large airy lounge area, comfortable seating and modern furniture and fittings. The bedroom is a good size and to the back of the apartment so should be a quiet nights sleep.

Thank MikeXPY
Alan and Jo M, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga, responded to this review

Thanks for the your review. We must have the best views from any motel in town. Thanks for staying with us.

Reviewed 23 April 2016

My appartment (deluxe) had a small bedroom and a big living room. It´s located a bit outside the center of Whitianga across a street from the beach. It had a small queen bed and a single bed in the bedroom and 2 single beds in the living room. fast Wifi, Reception very friendly with good advise what to do. Parking...

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Alan and Jo M, Owner at Oceanside Motel Whitianga, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for your review. We feel the view is one of our major attributes here at The Oceanside, and feel it far outweighs the need to have curtains that can restrict our guests access to the beautiful sights of the Mercury Bay right across the road. As you have mentioned we have roller blinds going from floor to ceiling...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oceanside offers 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oceanside Motel Whitianga

Address: 32 Buffalo Beach Road | Whitianga, Whitianga, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: €99 - €181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Oceanside Motel Whitianga 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Whitianga
#6 Romantic Hotel in Whitianga
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“The downstairs room in the middle was amazing”
 of 5 bubbles sas1313, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“upstairs rooms are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles 558jenniferh, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room on the first floor with a view to the sea. I believe that all rooms have such a view to the sea - but please check.”
 of 5 bubbles greentractor, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For best views pay the extra to go up stairs”
 of 5 bubbles 109malcolmm, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All units look out over the sea”
  • No door on toilet alcove
  • Old fashioned basin - small and cramped
  • Old fashioned shower
 of 5 bubbles DebbieD878, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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