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138 reviews
66 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were passing through Whangarei and needed to nightstop but we had no booking. The Motel Six gave us the last room and what a surprise. Although the motel is old style it was spotless, comfortable and we had a good nights sleep. I tried to use it again the following week but it was booked out, I now know... More 

Thank airbus0320
Whakatane, New Zealand
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We chose this motel because of the price. We knew we would be arriving late and leaving early. It was an older style motel, spotlessly clean and quite comfortable. We had a room around the back and heard no road noise at all. Location is great. It was only a short walk into town. Nearby were some fast food restaurants.... More 

Thank rodgersx3
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Stayed for a night and ended up getting 20 bed bug bites. My kids all got bites too and when I informed the manager he had looked at us as if we bought the bugs with us! The rooms were tidy. Beds were very, very soft.

Thank Matthew T
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52 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my family, needing a place overnight while in Whangarei for a family occasion. Our family unit was very spacious and so clean it sparkled!!! Beds were comfy. Well equipped kitchen with full stove/oven. Will stay again when back in Whangarei!

Thank MezzyMay
Waikanae, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My wife and I inspected the rooms before we booked, the are of the older motel type but spotlessly clean.The location for supermarkets is very good with New World and Countdown being very close by also lots of takeaway places and eateries all around. Easy walk into the CBD only minutes away. Warm hospitality when we arrived we are have... More 

Thank Lear69
Herts UK
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89 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The motel is in a good location about a 15 minute walk to Town Basin. The motel room was very small and getting a bathroom shoehorned into the available area was an inpressive feat! Despite the cramped size it was very clean and ideal for the one night we were staying.

Thank Malsh
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The Manager/hosts couldn't be more helpful. Perfect location , large clean and comfortable unit with a full kitchen, free wifi and sky. Short walk into town and cafes close by. Recommend 100 percent !

Thank koin s
Westport, West Coast, New Zealand
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We had room 11 upstairs. I opened the door and was impressed by the mirror-like surface of the kitchen bench , talk about clean!! WOW. Sooo I went looking for dust and dirt, as you do, but none to be found here. 1 bed in lounge and another two in separate bedroom. These units are of an older style so... More 

Thank Diane B
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73 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I had flown in from Phuket via Malaysia that morning and couldn't drive all the way home (Far North) so we booked a 1 bedroom unit. We stay often here so knew it's quiet and clean. I asked for a late check out which was lucky because I slept until 10:00am. My daughter booked the room through... More 

Thank Justine G
Auckland, New Zealand
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89 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We stayed two nights and it was very pleasant. Our unit consisted of two bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with a double and single bed and another bed in the lounge. Place is roomy and clean. The kitchen adequate to manage for a couple of days with a working stove, oven, microwave, mini fridge etc. The motel... More 


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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Motel Six

Address: 153 Bank Street, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: ₹ 4,377 - ₹ 6,087 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Motel Six 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Rooms away from the road might be quieter but we heard no traffic noise in room 2.”
 of 5 bubbles airbus0320, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take some bed spray!”
 of 5 bubbles matthewt383, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“2 bedroom was good for 6 people”
 of 5 bubbles koins, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“probably further away from the main road”
 of 5 bubbles AKBNZ, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs at rear, away from road.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorginaG_12, 14 Mar 2015 | Read review
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