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Motel Villa Del Rio

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We found this accommodation after visiting the ISite in the town. Very pleasantly surprised, Judy made us very welcome with good knowledge of where to eat and where the supermarket was. Units were clean and well furnished, would recommend this as a good base to see the surrounding area.

Thank aholden862
Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived late in the evening without a booking and was made to feel very welcome. The owner showed me the motel room which had everything I needed including excellent wifi to Skype home to the UK. The Owner also very kindly provided bottle of milk for me and helped with maps and guidance to the area and places of...

Thank PBandLE
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Spent 2 nights over Easter. The rooms are spotless, well equipped with everything you need, but what makes your stay special is the genuine kindness and caring of the owners and their staff. The added bonuses are the location - close to everything you may need. The swimming pool and spa.

Thank Sm00z
Bonita Springs
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Ok Villa Del Rio isn't perfect but so many outstanding features for the money make this an excellent place to stay. Congrats to Dean n Judy W. for keeping the place immaculately clean n treating guests like family. A medical emergency off a cruise ship put my wife in the Whangarei hospital n VDR is easy walking distance. After one...

Thank John J
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2017

A motel near the hospital, talk about going back in time I enclose a couple of photos, the motel staff were excellent, the salmon pink toilet and shower they were immaculately cleaned, 2 beds a double and a single, and you still got milk ina glass bottle. The pool looked fantastic. I got a great sleep as well. It was...

Thank Howard-Mary I
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We recently stayed nine nights at this motel in the one bedroom apartment and found the place very comfortable and homely.The hosts looked after us very well .Breakfast had two choices continental $ 12 and full cooked $ 15 breakfast which was brought to our room.The clean pool was surrounded by beautiful trees. If you walk just five minutes to...

Thank NDS54
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This was a last minute booking and so we didn't know what to expect when we arrived. The lady on reception was lovely and didn't seem to mind that my 4 year old and 2 year old were bickering (that's a bonus!). The unit was great. The kitchenette had everything we needed, the place was spotless (even the carpet under...

Thank NZRachy
Kaitaia, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The room was very clean and well looked after. Manager very courteous, brought us fresh milk, newspaper and pool towels and had very nice manner. Pool area and spa very nice, clean and quite warm for an outdoor pool.

Thank Local14me
Papatoetoe, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

A really great place to stay . Owners are great. Very very clean units. Great value for money. Close to town. Only downfall is no aircon but other than that would highly recommend. Pool was crystal clear.

Thank velitics
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A really nice place to stay. Owners are great really helpful. Older style units but very very clean. Great value for money. Close to town. Only downfall is no aircon but other than that would highly recommend. Pool was crystal clear.

Thank Lena W

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Being minutes away from Whangarei City as well as being the closest motel to Whangarei Hospital, Barge Park, Kiwi House and the museum, Motel Villa del Rio is the accommodation of choice for many who visit the area. We cater for individuals, families, groups, workers and corporate. Take advantage of our free onsite facilities to shake off the stress of the day with our affordable refurbished accommodation. Your hosts Dean and Judy welcome you to Whangarei. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Villa Del Rio

Address: 118 Maunu Road | Whangarei, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: RM307 - RM394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Motel Villa Del Rio 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#1 Spa Hotel in Whangarei
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#2 Family Hotel in Whangarei
#5 Business Hotel in Whangarei
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“Ask for a back unit”
billyboy9501, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very cosy room”
chriswi393, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“For a family the cottage is ideal”
heslinj, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere quieter”
SarahR142, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We found the first floor to be quiet and spacious.”
AnthonyK605, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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