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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks for a choice little place to stay while we were on the road. Internet worked well, the room was clean and inviting and hosts lovely. Very glad to find the hairdryer in the bathroom and a fully stocked tea caddy.

Thank hjt2017
wayfarermotel, Owner at Wayfarer Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us :)

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We stayed here for one night as a stop over. Our host Raewyn was very friendly and helpful and booked our tour to the Cape for us. First impression is that it is a bit dated and we felt that we were back in the 80's. However the room was spacious, had full cooking facilities and was very clean, including...

Thank magerls
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The beds are good on the firm side. TV maybe a 32 inch so adequate. Reasonable kitchen with the usual amenities for this type of hotel. But the killer is their internet. It basically is not usable. Which is unacceptable in 2017 in a western country. I did talk with the office and was told to reset my devices. Really?...

Thank jembury
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Very nice place to stay. Close to town centre very handy. Motel is nice and tidy staff is very helpful. free wifi, swimming pool little kids play area. Sure will go back and would definitely recomend.

Thank bhru s
Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We booked this motel as part of our journey to the Cape, seemed like a good place to use as a base. It had a good star rating and some old reviews so we gave it a go. We were disappointed from the start, the entrance way and drive is drab and tired, as was the room. The facilities were...

Thank JennyJenkins1952
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 July 2016

After driving from Cape Reinga, we needed somewhere to sleep for the night, the greeting from our hostess was so lovely. The units are old and in need of work but this aside the place was so clean and comfortable. Very well set out, everything was there that you would need for a good nights sleep. The beds are sooo...

1Thank clivejeanettew
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We needed to find a motel that would also accomodate our little chihuahua ... was thinking a motel that allows a dog might not be a great standard....how wrong was I!! This is a beautiful motel - spacious modern rooms with every thought given to detail and clients comfort. Would definitely recommend this motel :-)

Thank Julie H
Penzance, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Super hosts so friendly and helpful, Great unit, well equipped with good cooking facilities. Spotless and very tidy. Very close to shops and restaurants, which are just a few minutes away. Trips to the Cape and 90 mile beach arranged for you and pick up at the front of the motel. Pool, spa and BBQ all available on site. Yet...

1Thank Brian B
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

A fantastic Motor Inn - a huge thanks to ASURE WAYFARER MOTEL for supporting the Circus Challenge UP&ACTIVE KIWI KIDS SCHOOLS TOUR. Centrally located with everything you need for a comfortable stay. Parking right at your door, kitchenette, comfy bed and very generous owners. 😃👍🎪

Thank CircusChallenge
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Not really sure I can fill 200 characters! Typical NZ motel that did the job for us all we needed was a simple motel to put us up whilst we made our way to the Cape at the top. Clean, tidy, convenient, gave all that we needed. Excellent fish restaurant across the road.

Thank HeadAcheOnASunday

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Motel is centrally located in Kaitaia, a 5 minute walk to shops. Wonderful licensed restaurant across the road. Free parking, free Wifi and Sky Guest Select (50+ channels) in all rooms. Swimming pool, spa pool, trampoline for the children and BBQ all available for guests. Great place to stop and explore the Far North. We can book a day trip to Cape Reinga for you - a wonderful experience! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wayfarer Motel

Address: 231 Commerce Street, Kaitaia 0410, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Kaitaia
Price Range: €76 - €92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wayfarer Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“I would not recommend this motel.”
JennyJenkins1952, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear of the property will have less road noise.”
405Sally, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Parking for each unit. Walking distance to town centre.”
858shirleyf, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“any room in this motel would be beneficial”
Pam532013, 6 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Don't get a room down the back near the lodge”
Janma_13, 30 Sep 2013 | Read review
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