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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Great location and setting. The beach on one side and the estuary on the other (with lovely sunset on estuary side). Rooms were very big and beautifully appointed with lovely private courtyard. Would rather have had an outside pool due to the warm weather but was pleasantly surprised by this pool. Reminded me of being in old fashioned baths. Was...

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Reviewed 28 December 2014

The soft furnishings in the room were lovely, pitty the same level of upgrade hasnt been done to the tired bed, tired carpet, tired bathroom and tired exterior. Its an okay spot with the beach very near but we had to drive to eat well.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 December 2014

a quick trip to Napier and last minute booking at Marineland Motels provided a nice surprise. The owners were friendly and considerate and we really enjoyed our stay. Arriving in Napier on a freezing cold and wet 'summers' day and to find that the heaters had been turned on - showed the level of customer care experienced! The rooms were...

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Thank Natasha W
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2014

From the minute we arrived we felt like we were in heaven. The managers were lovely, our room had a view of the ocean from our apartment and it was lovely to have a couple of restful days in the middle of our frantic holiday. It's not a five star luxury hotel but well worth every cent the room was...

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owner007, Owner at Marineland Motels, responded to this review

Thank you Tanda, we are pleased the 3 bedroom Apartment helped you recharge your batteries. We do not try to achieve 5 star but are pleased our 4 star rating is proving quite appropriate - Evan

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 December 2014

This motel is clean, easy to get to, with good amenities and great service. Primarily selected because it promised my four favourite things in a motel (private courtyard, a spa bath, a great shower, and a king-sized bed), I was a little disappointed that my private courtyard wasn't really private. Anyone using the pool could see inside my room through...

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1Thank katjnz
Plimmerton, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 October 2014

From the time we got thereto the time we left we felt welcomed and important. Nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were clean and amenities excellent. Close to beach for lovely long walks and a great starting point to tiki tour around Napier.

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1Thank Bgeale
owner007, Owner at Marineland Motels, responded to this review

You guys make it sound so easy. We are pleased you enjoyed the experience - Evan

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 October 2014

I stayed here in June but only now have the chance to write a review, I have travelled to Napier a few times and always enjoyed myself. This motel was quiet and clean, perfect for a lone traveller like myself. I don't like to spend too much when I travel so the price was ok for me. The staff were...

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Thank kiwi522014
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Great location with our unit being at the rear and facing the beach. Great hosts and nothing was too much trouble. Our UK friends were as impressed also. Negotiated a good rate thanks to Carol. Highly recommend. Also enjoyed the fish n chips that a previous reviewer referred to.

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Thank Barry4321
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 October 2014

We booked online a Standard Studio without much research. On arrival we were told that the unit was at the back of the restaurant block in a quite area of the complex. It been came clear that these units are extremely small. Ideal for one person but not for two with travel luggage.They had been renovated and very clean but...

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owner007, Owner at Marineland Motels, responded to this review

Thank you Lordsnz for your comments and rating. We accept that our Standard Studio's are small and while some traveler's are happy to accept an "economical" approach to their travel budget it is not everyone's idea of having a good holiday. We would welcome questions from potential clients before they booked their accommodation to help ensure they had all the...

Pukekohe, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Four of us arrived on dusk with no booking. Very accommodating hosts. Their attached restaurant was booked out but they gave us the option of choosing from the menu for room service or booking us another restaurant. Even to the point they would drop us there. We opted to eat in & it was a perfect night. Food & service...

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owner007, Owner at Marineland Motels, responded to this review

Thank you Julie. What you experienced with us is what we strive to achieve with everyone, thank you - Evan

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The motel, all ground floor accommodation with an official Qualmark rating of 4 star and an Environmental rating of silver. We have a fully licensed restaurant on site run by qualified chef's. We are situated in a lovely quiet area of Napier beside the ocean and within easy walking distance of Napier's Marina and some of Napiers most popular bars and cafe's. Vehicle parking is all off road and free. The range of accommodation available reflects the professional upgrades to the facility only recently completed and complements various room types available, from the essential smaller but air-conditioned over night- bed and bathroom studio for 2, to the latest luxury fully self contained Apartment that sleeps 7 situated on its own secure section. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marineland Motels

Address: 19 Meeanee Quay, Westshore, | Hawkes Bay, Napier, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range: RM409 - RM644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Marineland Motels 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Marineland Hotel Napier
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Napier
#9 Romantic Hotel in Napier
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Napier
#20 Luxury Hotel in Napier
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