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South Australia, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed accommodation late Saturday night. Rang the motel, spoke to the host Wayne, provided us with the last room and went that step further to assist us in a time of need. A clean spacious room with awesome spa bath, kitchenette and most importantly, a bed so welcoming that we slept like on clouds. Very impressed with the cleanliness... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very good welcome by the hosts who were extremely helpful with dining suggestions. It is located close to the centre and a lovely river walk. We had a very spacious room with a kitchenette and large shower room. Perfect for our needs. Laundry facilities are available.

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Thank Sue D
HamishPC, Owner at Pacific Coast Motor Lodge, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us Sue. It is always pleasing to have positive comments such as your's for us to be able to respond to our guests needs. We trust you enjoyed our wonderful area. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great labour weekend at Whakatane. The Accommodation was too good. Close proximity to town center, Petrol pump, Count Down, Eateries. Great Hosts. Neat and clean rooms. Really enjoyed the stay. Will not hesitate in recommending this property.

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Thank Sunil S
HamishPC, Owner at Pacific Coast Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for such a wonderful review. It was great that the weather played it's role in allowing you to visit White Island and experience such a great attraction. Whakatane has a range of activities scenic walks to suit all levels of fitness. Your review certainly highlights our area and I am pleased you had a great weekend. Spread the word!! More 

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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family stayed here in August 2016 and boy was this the best option, so homely, comfortable, and spacious. The motel area was beautiful and clean. I would totally recommend this motel to any travellers.

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Thank Tracey M
HamishPC, Owner at Pacific Coast Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your awesome review Tracey. We love such positive comments which help others to compare motels in the area. We like to think we are right up there and your review reflects that. Thanks and return again soon! More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Hosts were very welcoming when I got there had a great conversation. Room was very clean and tidy, great little kitchenette. Bathroom was clean and tidy with plenty of toiletries. Quiet location, heater in the room and extra blanket and pillows.

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Thank Karen C
HamishPC, Owner at Pacific Coast Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive review Karen. As we have only recently taken over this motel it is pleasing to have these type of reviews. I hope you enjoyed our wonderful area. More 

Whangarei, New Zealand
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Our sports team stayed here for the weekend and our hosts couldn't have been more helpful. We had 4 units all of which were clean, airy and very pleasant to stay in. We would definitely stay here again if we ever had to travel to Whakatane and I can recommend the service you get here :o)

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Thank Anji503
HamishPC, Owner at Pacific Coast Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Pleased that you had a great weekend and your teams enjoyed their games. Pity about the weather but we can't control that! Hope to see you back again. More 

Auckland
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50 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Group of 9 we had the 2bed apt + a studio with spa. Clean, comfortable, helpful service, spacious. The 2 bed apt has a private courtyard and lots of room for our 4yr old and 5yr old to move around in. We love it and if ever we're in Whakatane THIS is where we will stay! Totally recommend it.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our owner/ operator motel in sunny Bay of Plenty.Winner 2015 Certificate of Excellence,2014 Traveller's Choice, Supreme host of the year 2011 Finalist. Experience awesome service and genuine Kiwi Hospitality. Studios and Deluxe studios with king-size spa baths and family units. Close to shops and short drive to Ohope Beach and Whakatane town or take a walk along the River Bank. We can tell you about other amazing walks in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Coast Motor Lodge

Address: 41 Landing Road, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand (Formerly Gillon's Pacific Coast Motor Lodge)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Whakatane
Price Range: €83 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Pacific Coast Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Whakatane
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