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Ahipara Bay Motel

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Booked a room with a view. Lovely room and expansive views, appears to be a newer unit than some of the others.Good facilities and a coffee plunger which is hard too find in many motels. Owner of motel very helpful with local information. Restaurant food was good. Can't fault the place.

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Liepaja, Latvia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The value proposition is the views. Great views of the bay and easy access. Note - the hotel has been around for a while, thus you will feel some of the things have gotten a little 'tired', but everything is well kept and clean.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights during winter. We got a great deal with stay for 2 nights for the price of 1. We did not need any heating it was very warm. The spa bath was amazing! It was very nice a clean would definitely stay here again. It was a shame you have to pay for wifi when...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I booked in overnight on a business trip. The welcome was warm, the proprietor is very knowledgeable about the area, was friendly and gave me information I needed about meals, special on the menu for the evening. I went to my room which was on the end of the row and was immediately drawn to the view over the bay...

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Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 June 2016

What a fun stay I had at Ahipara Bay Motel. Made all the better by the cheerful and welcoming hosts in the fantastic restaurant there. Our group had a fun night watching the All Blacks and enjoying a super "Stone Grill" dinner. Would always recommend and will be back to this gem on the Ninety Mile beach.

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Auckland
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The location is beautiful, but we felt it was overpriced for what it offered. The spa bath has mould growing around it and could do with a good clean. The patio for the unit has no privacy from those on either side and noisy neighbours can be annoying late at night. Internet access should be part of the cost, as...

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Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Once again a fabulous experience. The hosts are great people and the facilities to die for. Just love this place. Having done extensive travel around N.Z. this would be the best. Will be returning with family from Broome later in the year.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Ahipara is located a short 15 minute drive west of Kaitaia on the Coast. If you are thinking of staying in the Far North then this is a lovely spot to try. Ahipara Bay Motel is located on a slight hill for lovely views up 90 Mile Beach. There are a few different types of units available but spend the...

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Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful and peaceful spot this is. Clean rooms and friendly service with a smile. I have had a very good week here and will stay here next month as well. The evenings on the terrace with the sunsets "right there" are truly amazing. The restaurant is good and offers stone grill as well as regular menu. The fish...

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London
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Second time I have stayed here - the views from the front rooms are amazing, I would ask for room 11 on the corner, excellent all day sun and your own private deck looking out over the sea. The rooms have good facilities and the parking is at your door.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ahipara is a small coastal village at the Southern end of 90 Mile Beach, Northland, New Zealand.Our Motel has great ocean views over Reef Point and 90 Mile Beach. Activities in the area include: Surfing, Fishing, golf, Horse Trekking, tours up the beach, Quad Biking and Land Sailing. Our Complex has a small restaurant & bar (The Bay View). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ahipara Bay Motel

Address: 22 Reef View Road, Ahipara 0481, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Ahipara
Price Range: ₹ 7,125 - ₹ 12,307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Ahipara Bay Motel Northland
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Get area view room at the front.”
jmankelow, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“front newer block with views”
jen101Auckland, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms overlooking beach”
Europahol, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for rooms 12-16”
Lanka_Latvia, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 11 has magnificent views.”
russle0, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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