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Waipu Cove Resort

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Great apartments. Clean. Modern. Well equipped. Spacious. Heated pool. 2 mins from the beach. Shop onsite. Restaurant 5 mins away. Friendly staff. Nice private patio area with furniture and parasol. Beautiful beach.

Thank stuartbeesley
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Hi Stuart, thank you for your great review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and loved what Waipu Cove has to offer. Wishing you safe travels and hope maybe see you back one day. Kind Regards.

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Self contained apartment style motel room with separate bedroom . We could see and hear the couple next door on the outside patio.Hot pool is good but needs to be booked (white board outside) Short walk to the beach is spoilt by the dustbins .However the beach is phenomenal,miles long ,and absolutely fabulous.

Thank Steve D
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Hi Steve, thank you for your review and pleased you enjoyed the beach. Not much can be done about neighbours in a motel situation, apart from reporting excessive noise to reception, so that we can ask guests to quiet it down. We are also pleased you enjoyed the Hot Spa Pool. As the direct access to the beach is through...

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 March 2017

As we squeezed into the car-park and saw the barrack like building I thought 'Oh dear', but once we stepped over the threshold, all our fears were gone as this is one of the best small motels we've ever stayed in! The modern, high-end build was imaginatively designed and immaculate. Excellent kitchen and bathroom spaces with good water pressure. Nice...

Thank Ian N
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Hi Ian, Thank you for your great review and pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes the project for this year is to improve and redo the entrance and car park area, to make it more appealing on arrival and then to repaint and re-brand. Hopefully you can return sometime and see the progress. Last year it was great...

Salford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We were really pleased with the unit size at this motel and so well set out. Nice sitting area, the kitchen had all the equipment we needed, even a colander which you don't get in most places. The toilet and shower looked like it had been upgraded fairly recently and the bed room was roomy, bed comfortable. We enjoyed the...

Thank suesalford
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and my apologies for the smokers next door. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, the pools and the location and maybe get to see you both again some time. Wishing you safe travels. Kind Regards.

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

waipu cove resort We have been in waipu cove resort couple of time. Location is nice the restaurant over the road is amazing it's close to the beach and have a swimming pool. The big downside is the cheep and nasty beds that are not appropriate to this cost of accommodation, the beds are what you expect when you go...

Thank Goren I
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Hello Goren, Thank you for your review and sorry the beds were unsuitable for you. For your information Room 6 had and has a new medium motel super king bed when you stayed and no comment was made re comfort to us at that stage. A 2 week survey was put in place on the bed you found uncomfortable in...

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

There were 7 of us. The rooms and beds were comfortable. We had a good time in the pool and spa. The dampener was the manager was not exactly welcoming. If you have more than two cars in the group it pays to check in advance if there will be secure parking for all the vehicles.

Thank stephenf545
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. The Resort can only park 1 vehicle per apartment and this is mentioned on all our booking sites and confirmations. However extra vehicles can be parked on the road verge which is generally secure. High occupancy is only through the peak summer season and the rest of year parking of more vehicles is not normally...

Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had a great time in Waipu Cove Resort. The appartments are super clean and very well equiped. Easy to make your own meals. Dishwasher and in our appartment (2 bedroom) and a landrymachine and dryer. Very good shower. There was no cleaning service when we stayed for 3 days. Every day towels and kitchen linen are refreshed and a...

Thank Dian W
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes it is the perfect place for a relaxing get-away and only one & a half hours from Auckland City. Waipu Township also has a Four Square for groceries, but Magical Mangawhai is a great spot to visit. Would love to see you back again...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Lovely place to recharge. Rooms were super. Manager was helpful and available. There is a spa and pool. Resort is smallish and private. Very close to the beach. The beach is white sand all tides and huge.

Thank David H
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and pleased you enjoyed your stay. We are now pleased to advise the pool has heating to take away the chill and would love to see you back again. Wishing you safe travels.

Okinawa, Japan
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We had a one bedroom unit and found it to be an extremely comfortable and immaculately clean place to stay after a very long flight. Well appointed kitchenette with everything you need to cook a meal, and free laundry also available on site, which was very helpful. Free wifi and parking next to your unit and a cute little patio...

Thank CassieS99
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Cas for your great review and it was a pleasure to accommodate you both. We wish you safe travels and hope you enjoy your time up North. Kind Regards.

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Only stayed one night at the Waipu Cove Resort. Friendly staff and clean rooms with a separate bedroom. Great shower and bathroom area. Also a nice outdoor area to relax in at the rear of the unit we were in. Very close to beach for a stroll or just to sit and watch the waves. Nice place overall and we...

Thank Kej5
WaipuCR, Manager at Waipu Cove Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and am pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully we will see you back sometime. Wishing you safe travels.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
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

Additional Information about Waipu Cove Resort

Address: 891 Cove Road, Waipu 0582, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Waipu
Price Range: €86 - €146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waipu Cove Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We had a one-bedroom unit, I understand bigger units are available. I couldn't say that the situation of any unit was better than another.”
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“We took a bigger apartment and that was great!”
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“Stayed in a downstairs unit that was very quiet”
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“Go somewhere else!”
NeilMarshall2267, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1-6 are road side but furtherest away from the pool and on the ground floor. There are 1st floor rooms on other blocks.”
Jorneyman, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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