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Midway Motel Waiheke Island

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff who were very helpful. Had extensive knowledge of the local area and were happy to spend time with us chatting about the island. Clean room and a comfortable bed. Bedding was clean and the motel was a quiet place to take in the serenity of Waiheke.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Partner and I went to Waiheke Island for a day trip. Enjoyed our day so much that we decided to stay a night. We saw a little yellow VW convertible advertising the motel and decided to try it out. Stayed in room 10. So clean, friendly staff. Countdown supermarket, RSA, close by. Lovely valley and native bush and birds... More 

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Hikutaia, New Zealand
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

On arrival we were met by a not over helpful host, and we were shown to a uint down many garden steps alongside trees and gardens. It had been raining and was very wet and not pleasant. I questioned arriving home that night in the dark and was informed to put the outside light of the unit on!! When we... More 

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MidwayMotelWaiheke, Owner at Midway Motel Waiheke Island, responded to this review

Business has been SOLD. Change of ownership 14 OCTOBER 2016 More 

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Purchased premium pack, even though hospitality is alright, but room is definitely not premium. 4 beds only 1 bedside table! No handwash! I saw ants in the room!! Room is bit cold even when heaters were on! (maximum) Quite disappointed!

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1 Thank zoey304
MidwayMotelWaiheke, Owner at Midway Motel Waiheke Island, responded to this review

To the unnamed Reviewer: 1. Can you please check which Midway Motel or accommodation you stayed as it was not Midway Motel Waiheke Island! 2. We do not have such a thing as a ‘premium pack’ and do not use the word ‘premium’ anywhere in our accommodation listings. 3. All our units have adequate heating, with one or two heaters... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Never been to Waiheke Island before. Checking in advised the person I have a reservation and to his response just did some hand gestures and I advised him my name and to his response "I'm not a mind reader I don't no everyone's names, I have a lot of reservations this weekend". Not a good start. Refrigerator door did not... More 

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MidwayMotelWaiheke, Manager at Midway Motel Waiheke Island, responded to this review

Your comments have only serve to slam your own actions: You didn’t give your name when you arrived to check in so we needed to ask you. The fridge didn’t close because you had left the door ajar and it was so iced up it could not be closed. There are 2 or 3 plug in insect repellents and fly... More 

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Reviewed 16 April 2016

We flew in from Perth Australia and only stayed the one night for a Wake at the RSA Hall which was across the road - This accommodation was perfect for 3 Adults & one 6 year old- the accommodation was 2 doubles & 2 singles beds. There was a full kitchen, TV Set, balcony, lounge & dining room combined plus... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Not very friendly or welcoming owners Bed was hard as a rock, spa was out Of order but looked grubby so wouldn't Have used it... Expensive for such basic Accommodation, if I was staying longer Would move to another place with Better beds this place only good for One nite ...

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1 Thank moirasss
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Great motel, centrally located - close to Countdown although not particularly close to any bars/restaurants. Lovely hosts and rooms are the perfect size. Really well maintained and comfortable. Would certainly recommend and use again in the future!

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Thank TR4V113R
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed on a Friday night. Staff were friendly, room was lovely and spotless. Kitchen had everything we needed. (Except milk). Would need to have your car to get to main tourist areas like Oneroa beach, main shops and restaurants, Mudbrick Restaurant, Palm beach or passenger ferry. We had our car so it was perfect!

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1 Thank debrac470
Phuket, Thailand
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

The entrances to the rooms are up behind the rooms, where what looks to be the laundry rooms and a few sheds. the rooms were clean but we're very basic, some walls are the blocks that the building is made of just painted. The guy who was in reception wasn't very friendly or helpful. Expensive for what it is I... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Spa
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Accommodation at the Midway Motel on Waiheke Island, Auckland, NZ: 5 Studio Units which sleep 1-2; 3 spacious 1 Bedroom Units which sleep 2-3 (1 with access facilities); 5 large 2 Bedroom Units which sleep 4-5. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Midway Motel Waiheke Island

Address: 1 Whakarite Road | Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Waiheke Island
Price Range: RM531 - RM885 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Midway Motel Waiheke Island 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Make sure you ask for a room up where you park your car.”
 of 5 bubbles 8076BandB, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Very quite location - our Unit was above the Motel Office”
 of 5 bubbles 1951Gma, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“House ideal for families,”
 of 5 bubbles Finnyfoo2014, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“There's no air-con but there are literally not many mosquitoes or flies on the island at all, so you can leave your window open.”
 of 5 bubbles jerrizhao, 29 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Enjoyed the cottage so if in your price range would recommend. Stay on a Friday to go to market on Saturday - great to see local items; some great food on offer.”
 of 5 bubbles Ronald353, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
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