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Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were a group of four adults that stayed here in October and thought it was really reasonable for what we paid. Due to our limited time staying we missed out using the pool and spa though it is not often I have come across those facilities when paying $120. The single beds were an odd set up in the...

Thank Fontaine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little place to stay.. clean, close to town. lovely service we had a really late check in and it was pouring with rain. They had our light on, note on the door and key in our room and to top it off they had turned the heater in our room on. Which was awesome as we were traveling with...

Thank mesheluv
Nadi, Fiji
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I stayed here 5 years ago and also yesterday, it is very old and starting to get tired stains on furniture, beds very poor, pillows paper thin needed 4 to get some comfort, bed coverings torn in corner, magazines and phamplets very old 2 yr and more when booking in the manager was so fast i was still talking to...

Thank Patrick W
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Room was freezing, no electric blanket, TV was from the ARC with vertical hold scrolling throughout the viewing experience. We were charged far more than the night was worth. On the good side the bath was good with plenty of hot water

1Thank golfer42016
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 June 2016

very clean and tidy cosy place to stay beds really comfortable would definetly stay again. You do Wairoa Proud with your great service once again thanks for the accomodation.Reasonable rates and handy to everything.Great

Thank pumau2016
Wairoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to breathe Wairoa's spirit along the river. Steps away from biz areas--Marine Parade including bakery & cafe and laundromat. It's a good spot for both individual, group of family stay. With its reasonable price ranges, Vista is popular for its lasting business and easy access for anyone passing from Gisborne and Napier/ Hastings.

Thank Mum9khav
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Perfectly fine. A mix up with the booking and the owner telling me I paid to much by booking on the internet was an interesting ...there was no visible form of heatin gin the unit when it got cold... Restaurant was better than expected

Thank Heather R
Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Motel complex needs updating and grounds need a good tidy up.Friendly and helpful host. Stayed in a two bedroom unit which was clean and reasonably tidy. Unit serviced daily. Could not fault evening meal in restaurant-good selection of food and drinks.

Thank possum94
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Very well presented. Very clean and tidy, great beds all you could need including a coffee plunger and ground beans . A very good place at a reasonable price , being a weekend didn't try the restaurant but am told it is good.

Thank OliverWellington
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The price was that of a city motel. However- it was dirty, toilet smelled, there was mould growing in the fridge, hair around the place, stained carpets, minimal hot water. Made the mistake of paying before viewing! Would not recommend!

2Thank emily12000
Peter N, Manager at Vista Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We always appreciate valid reviews of our motel and respect the opinions of our guests. We pride ourselves in our excellent customer service. - Alas in this instance we do not see any substance or truth in your review. Should you have concerns you are welcome to ring and discuss.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Vista Motor Lodge

Address: 2 Bridge Street | State Highway 2, Wairoa, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Wairoa
Price Range: ₹ 5,971 - ₹ 6,554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The hotel is close to the road so people may prefer a room at the back of the ground.”
 of 5 bubbles Jurnee001, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“go some where else”
 of 5 bubbles 583patrickw, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All appear good”
 of 5 bubbles OliverWellington, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We were at the back, so lying out on the lawn to sunbathe was easy. (The riverbank is nearby anyway).”
 of 5 bubbles H4riata, 26 Dec 2014 | Read review
“enjoy your stay”
 of 5 bubbles 67francineh, 1 Dec 2013 | Read review
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