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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We came into Mahia late afternoon just as the office was closing up. We were made welcome and directed to a nice spot. There are no beach views but the location is right across from the beach. The climb up the bluff the next morning gives stunning views but can be slippery.

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1Thank 68skp70
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 March 2016

One of the iconic beaches in the country but a sad selection of old motel rooms, possibly restricted by building bylaws but the time has well passed for a knock down and move into modern times, a location of this quality needs accommodation too match Very pleasant host and what I would imagine is a very popular camping ground but...

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1Thank OliverWellington
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Very expensive for a cabin. Kitchen cabin was $174 for five adults sleeping in basically one room really as dividing wall for bunk room is not even to ceiling. There is no width between the two bunk sets either 250mm approx. Fridge stunk of fish too. Very musty and grotty. It was kitchen cabin which meant the door at the...

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Thank Nicky N
Havelock North, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I was really skeptical booking in this holiday park due to the "lack" of and unflattering photos for the property as that and reviews go hand in hand. But I must say after arriving and seeing it's location, the lay out of the property and the amenities it offers I was quite pleased! For starters, if you're after a "holiday...

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1Thank Tynednzr
Adelaide
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We only stayed here one night in our caravan on our way back from BOP and East Cape. I'd stayed here as a kid 25-30 years ago and had fairly fond memories but not much has changed except the trees and bushes have grown, pretty sure the building are still the same. Also sure Dad wouldn't have paid $84 a...

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Thank Couchman75
Paia, Hawaii
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Stayed one night on an unpowered site in a camper van, way in the back next to the bathrooms/shower. It was the day before New Year's Eve. We're early 40's and no children, like to have a good time, but when I checked in the reservation lady was scolding a teenager saying it was her last warning to stay there,...

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1Thank Maui N
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Wonderful view of the beach and sea from the upstairs balcony of the 2 bedroom motel unit. We could only visit from Napier for one night, but absolutely loved it and will be back for 3 or 4 nights in Feb. Other reviewers on here are complaining about water pressure, but with that beautiful, safe swimming beach across the road,...

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2Thank Purrdi10
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Original 60s style site for your motorhome stay. Pluses were the friendly hostess, pleasant and peaceful site and interesting landscape around the area. The camp kitchen was a little worn out and there were no lights on at night to find our way to the toilet block. Watch out for goats on the road as you drive into Mahia.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Stayed a couple of nights in one of the seaview motel units. Well set up units - 2 bedrooms plus an extra bed in the lounge. Well equipped kitchen with everything we needed for a couple of nights. The bathroom was quite small but adequate. We enjoyed our time in Mahia, a little piece of relaxed old world NZ. Now,...

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1Thank kateykate_00
Feilding, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 March 2015

We had stayed here a year ago and although we thought it very basic, loved the location so decided to visit again. Won't make that mistake next time! Bathrooms not cleaned regularly or properly, strong smell of urine in men's toilets. Washing machines not working efficiently and clothes lines broken. Trees need pruning, grass needed mowing and a general feeling...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Park covers 5 acres on flat ground. We have some shady trees but our trees are at different stages of growth. We suggest you bring an umbrella or gazebo with you for shade in the summer. We are across a main road from a white, sandy, safe swimming beach.On our Holiday Park we have 90 tent sites without power, 62 sites with power. 3 toilet and shower blocks, a laundry, a camp kitchen, a walk in freezer and walk in chiller, microwave ovens, boiling water urn, hot plates an oven, sinks and fridges. BBQs. Tables and chairs.We have 8 cabins around a central kitchen (only for cabin use) 2 cabins with their own kitchens. Cabins require your own blankets or sleeping bags and towels.You use the toilet and shower blocks for your ablutions.4 self contained standard motels sleeping between 4-6 people and 4 Seaview motels on a first floor level with 1 or 2 bedrooms sleeping 4-7 people. Motels have couches which convert for extra beds. Motels are serviced daily for towel exchange, rubbish and recycling removal. Full service every 5 days.A small children's play area and a trampoline. A fish cleaning area. A dump station. A TV room which opens each day from 4pm to 10pm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mahia Beach Motels and Holiday Park

Address: 43 Moana Drive, Mahia Beach 4198, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Mahia Beach
Price Range: ₹ 5,310 - ₹ 6,276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“The room was as tidy as it could be but age had overcome it.”
 of 5 bubbles OliverWellington, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't choose a room just take a tent or motorhome.”
 of 5 bubbles 465nickyn, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you want a view go for the Seaview Motel. Better from the inside than looking from the outside”
  • at end of communal kitchen across path sits communal bathroom facilities
  • Along front of standard cabins over looking non powered tents/beach
  • other sleeping area to left of main bed
  • Main bed with fridge and cupboards from entrance door
 of 5 bubbles Tynednzr, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Book early, and complain loudly if anyone partying right next to you and you don't like it.”
 of 5 bubbles mauin, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“for me best camp site are non power ones”
 of 5 bubbles danlemile, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
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