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Chelmsford Essex
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The reception staff were helpful and friendly. The room were we allocated was on the ground floor with parking outside the door, a real bonus when you are travelling. The room was large, comfortable and had doors leading to a delightful pool and patio area. The room had a small kitchen area that was spotless and had all the equipment...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words and honest review. We wish you both safe travels and hope to see you back in Coromandel in the not too distant future. All the best Ross and Megan Levy

Haverhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Our first night in New Zealand and we stumble across this luxury motel, a great treat to find beautiful accommodation complete with a pool, within a lovely little town. Ross was a great host on arrival. We enjoyed the stay so much we made it our last point of call at the end of our trip. Ross and Megan were...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

We thank you for your lovely review. Everyone at Breakers Motel works hard to provide all our guests with a memorable stay in our idyllic beach resort - Whangamata. We are delighted with responses like yours and to be able to share our secret for others to enjoy. Hope you enjoyed the rest of our beautiful country, travel safe and...

Perthshire Scotland
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Loved everything about the motel. First of all a great welcome from Ross, who is a great host. We were in room twelve, it was spacious and very clean, and quiet, so relaxing. A short walk take you to the marina then alongside the harbour area, gorgeous views and perfect for evening strolls. We used the car to take us...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time in reviewing your stay with ourselves. We both loved having your group and we too hope to see you return one day hopefully not in the too distant future. Yes we agree also that Whangamata is an amazing holiday spot with a world class surfing beach for all to enjoy. Safe travels to...

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed two nights in this spacious well equipped motel. Very clean and tidy bedroom, bathroom and well equipped kitchen facilities. Wife didn't like the wet-room type bathroom but that's just a preference, I found it fine for me. Nice patio area, if on ground floor, right next to the loverly pool. Plenty of sun loungers and seating around the pool....

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Michael we thank you and Gillian for taking the time to review your stay at Breakers Motel in Whangamata. A ten minute leisurely stroll along the waterfront takes you to our many restaurants and cafes, nice to be able to walk instead of always taking the car. Our local supermarket is also only a two minute walk across the road...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for 3 nights - everything was great starting with our welcome from Aisne who couldn't have been more helpful. Lovely suite on the upper floor, everything you could need including a balcony with views across the river and the marina. All topped off by the pool and sun deck - a great place to relax after a long...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. We are thrilled that you enjoyed you stay at Breakers. The swimming pool is certainly an enticing feature in this beautiful weather; as is Whangamata; a little piece of paradise. It was a pleasure to host you; safe travels.

UK
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Really enjoyed our brief stay here, arrived to a very friendly and warming welcome by the lady on reception. I think we ended up with a bigger room than we had booked, a large ground floor apartment (no.14) that was clean, well equipped and had large patio doors that opened out onto a small personal deck space and the swimming...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

You both were a joy to host. So pleased you enjoyed our complimentary upgrade and that you enjoyed the scenic walk around our beautiful marina down to the beach. Safe travels to you both and we look forward to seeing you in the future. Ross and Megan Levy

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2017

On arrival at the motel we received a warm welcome from the proprietor, who showed us to a bright and spacious unit on the ground floor that proved to be very comfortable, functional and quiet during our stay. Not only did the unit have all of the features and facilities that help make one's holiday an enjoyable one, but also...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Hi Kevin We thank you for your fabulous review. We really can't add any more as your words and comments depict our facilities and motel perfectly. We thank you once again and look forward to hosting you all in the future. Safe travels. Ross and Megan

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We booked this motel to be near our family who were holidaying in Whangamata. It was great for them to visit us and share pool time. The rooms were clean with fresh smelling towels changed daily if required. Easy straight walk to shops and cafes. Very easy walk to New World supermarket for supplies. You can stroll round to town...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our lovely facilities and our proximity to the town centre, marina and supermarket. We have had the pleasure of hosting many wonderful guests this summer and the town is still buzzing with activity. What a place to be !!! Once again, thanks for your review and we looking forward...

Singapore
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in December as part of a group of 6. We had a two bedroom unit with a sofa bed. The motel is comfortable and my kids liked having amenities like the trampoline, hot tub and playground. It's next to the marina, the boardwalk and the grocery store but a bit further from the main town...

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that your four children 5-12 years old enjoyed our child friendly facilities. Though we were disappointed to see they didn't use our amazing pool a definite favourite with most families. We seem very puzzled by your comments particularly about decor as this has all been professionally updated within 12 months obviously it...

Newmarket, UK
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Plenty of room. Good kitchen. Nice pool but the hot tub was a winner! Short walk to the main restaurant street. Thoroughly recommended. Ross is an excellent host. Could have stayed a week and would have if our schedule permitted.

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692meganl, Owner at Breakers Motel, responded to this review

Our private hot tubs are definitely a winner with all our guests though we think our fabulous swimming pool is perhaps an equal winner. Next visit we hope you can arrange your schedule to fit in a week long stay as Whangamata and the Coromandel certainly deserve it, so much to do, not forgetting lazing around the pool building your...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quality self contained motel accommodation overlooking a superb landscaped pool complex with waterfall. Large BBQ areas for great outdoor dining and enjoying the Whangamata sunshine. Spacious studio, one and two bedroom units with private spa and decks with views over marina and pool, well equipped self catering kitchens, modern marble & tiled bathrooms and Sky TV 50+. Private, luxury honeymoon suite ideal for romantic getaways. Wireless internet, off-street parking available. Children's playground and breakfast available on request. Walking distance to Marina, beaches, golf course, restaurants and lovely designer shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Breakers Motel

Address: 318-324 Hetherington Road, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whangamata
Price Range: RM530 - RM766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Breakers Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Choose suite room and request a spa, or ground floor with direct access from bedroom to pool.”
EmilyU7H8B, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We choose unit 14 which was ground level straight out to the pool.”
Cresswells2015, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are spacious. They are on ground or first floor.”
roderickt252, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“upstairs rooms have lovely view. Have stairs to climb though if that is troublesome”
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“Beautiful Views”
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