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Waves Motel

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Room & Suite (9)
Pool & Beach (2)
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spa bath”(28 reviews)
“one night”(20 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsspa bathone nightsmall kitchen areabedroom suitebeautiful beachfree wifigreat showeroff street parkingcooked breakfastgreat sleepking sizewell equipped kitchenettea stones throwground floororewa beachstayed here for two nightssky tv
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived a little early but our room was ready. We nipped out for tea so didn't make use of the kitchen really, except for breakfast. The bed was very comfortable. Bedrooms have character with round windows - and a sliding frosted window from the bedroom...More

Thank WelshyK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There appears a sad and slow attempt to upgrade this motel but disappointment is first reaction. Dead plant. Cracked tiles. Weird room layout with tv at waist level across kitchen setting (made for interesting viewing). No lift so had to lug suitcases up 2 flights....More

Thank gardneronly
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stayed here for two nights. The motel is situated just past the main shopping and dining area with plenty of choice of eateries. The room we had faced onto the side street and was very quiet. Just a short stroll to the beach. There are...More

Thank coopsnz
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Our room was clean and nice but compared to other similar rooms on our road trip we found this one expensive. Had everything we needed and was very easy to get to and find, just a bit on the expensive side at $270 a night...More

1  Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a superior spa studio for $170 a night but we werd so dissapointed with the room. The spa had mold on it, no real milk avalible. The body wash and soap is identical to what you find in a public toliet. Bed was...More

1  Thank vanessa w
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$109 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (9)
Pool & Beach (2)
Hotel & Grounds (21)
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Anaz W
9 April 2017|
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Response from Waves04 | Property representative |
Dear customer, Could you please tell us your email address, so we can email you back? : )
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Dennis H
9 January 2015|
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Response from stevehn787 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed there , and it had a Spa bath, with shower above it.
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Anniep21
6 October 2014|
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Response from Waves04 | Property representative |
Dear Annie , Yes , we have room available on your request date . If you want to make a booking , you can call us on 09 427 0888 . If you have any other questions please feel free to contact us . Regards Ken Yang Waves... More
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"1st Floor would be better"
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"Ask for a room at the rear or side"
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"Room 12 had sea views"
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"Room fronting road for own secluded terrace"
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