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Kapiti Gateway Motel

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  • Average6%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Spa
2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsstayed one nightenjoyed our stayswimming poolthe main highwayroad noiserailway linecatch the trainshort stayarrived latewellington cityonly down sideideal stopher husbandnext morningearly in the morningvisiting familysky tv
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay with generous, big, clean rooms. My young daughter loved the opportunity to have a swim in the pool (as did Dad). The free wifi and Sky TV 50+ channels was appreciated as well. Thanks Viv and Russell

Thank KeepierWharf
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. It is such a pleasure for us to see guests enjoy our pool and facilities. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back to Kapiti Gateway Motel Waikanae again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 3 nights here and couldnt have wished for more. Well appointed unit and extremely clean. Owners were friendly and helpful. 5 mins drive to beach and 1 min walk to train station. Will stay again.

Thank HeatherAbbie
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed having you here and are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night with my son in the 2 bedroom apartment. The room was perfect for our needs for our nights stay. Everything looked clean and really nicely made up. We were warm and comfortable for our night. Room had everything we required and...More

Thank Heidi2113
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again in the New Year.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

We were under the impression that the beach was only a small walk away, no it was not.....We had our music on, only a small speaker, other people in other rooms did not seem to mind so much as we were just having a small...More

Thank Prisonerovernight11
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 30 November 2017

We always appreciate guests taking time to review their stay. Our website clearly shows that we are a 5min drive from Waikanae Beach. We note you booked through Booking.com which also clearly maps the locations of its listings. Russell and I were away for the...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night with hubby as visiting family in Waikanae. Our room booked consisted of a lovely little kitchenette with tea and coffee facilities. The queen sized bed was lovely and comfortable with nice clean sheets. Only heard the freight train once and it was...More

Thank motherbear21
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We would love to have you back to stay longer - there is so much to do in Kapiti and we think Waikanae is the best place to explore it from. Thanks...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast Available
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Spa
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US$94 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$94 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All rooms appear to be quiet."
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"Maybe ground level not as noisy from the traffic"
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"ground floor self contain with full oven"
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"Probably better to stay in a downstairs room away from traffic and railway noise."
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