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Bay Vista Waterfront Motel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had an enjoyable two nights staying with Kerry and co. Our room was upgraded at no extra cost which was great for two friends. Walking distance to the local restaurant, great food! Very clean and tidy with a wonderful view of the boats and harbour. Very quiet, definitely stay again.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed yesterday NEW

On a recenmt business trip I stayed at this beautiful small motel complex nestled on the waters egde, beside a little stream and native trees full of birdsong. Overlooking spacious lawns to the boats bobbing in the marina and away from road noise it is the perfect place to unwind and take in the Marlborough sounds. The beds are very...

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Thank toyheaven
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 3 nights at BayVista in May 2017 on our way home to Mt Maunganui after 3 weeks travelling in the South Island. Ideal accommodation to relax and enjoy the amazing scenery. Sunrise over the Sounds on our last morning was special. Warm and comfortable and everything we needed. We were made to feel welcome and at home. Will...

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Thank tsiremonger
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were four ladies visiting Picton/Blenheim area for five nights. Each morning we woke to a beautiful view across the lawn to the boat marina and tuis singing in the trees - just idyllic. It was nice to be just out of the township and be in that gorgeous setting. Our first night we went for a short walk to...

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Thank Joanne A
Motueka, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 2 bedroom apartment was great for 2 couples, great shower, full oven and kitchen equipment. Only thing the lights are not as bright in the lounge as we would like. The beds were very comfortable and good blackout curtains, being in a residential area means no road noise and also off the road a bit helps. Great to have...

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Thank suzannewin2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent warm welcome all the important thoughtful things thought about to make traveling worthwhile. For example heaters and electric blankets put on low before we arrived to take the chill out amazing. Hosts friendly and caring. Views Unforget able so peaceful. Cannot fault our stay. Will be back.

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Thank Geoff P
Paeroa, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We selected this motel many years ago as we did not like staying in Picton as traffic flowed throughout the night disturbing sleep. The views from the windows are spectacular irrespective of the weather. On our most recent visits 1 May and 10 May 2017 we were "blown away' by the firiendliness of Lilian - our hostess. The heaters were...

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Thank David T
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend. Nothing was a trouble for the hosts Lilian and Michael, very accomodating to us as a family with a small baby. Stunning views! Spacious unit. Very clean. Will definitely stay again.

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Thank Roblisa26
Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Lillian for helping us plan our itinerary. We had a wonderful, peaceful stay at your hotel. It was cosy, clean and comfortable. We loved waking up to that incredible view. Thank Again! Miriam, Chris, Amelia & Abigail

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waterfrontPicton, Manager at Bay Vista Waterfront Motel, responded to this review

I just hope you enjoyed the rest of your journey Cmeiser and hopefully you were able to get as far as the Glaciers. Thankyou for taking the time to put a lovely Review on T/A for us to help others with their travels too. We wish you all the very best for 2017. Kindest regards Lilian, Michael and our great...

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you Kerry and John for your attention to detail that made our weekend so enjoyable. Your willingness to go out of your way to accommodate your guests'needs is commendable. A quiet haven with superb views and great hosts. Lana and Pete

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waterfrontPicton, Manager at Bay Vista Waterfront Motel, responded to this review

As Kerry is on an enjoyable break with her Grandchildren, I will take this special time to speak on her behalf talana2017 - you can get no better than our Kerry and John and we have been lucky enough to have had the priviledge of looking after the motels in the past 18 months (allowing her to do our weeks...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spectacular waterfront location and 500mb Free Wifi. All 7 motel units at Bay Vista Waterfront Motel are situated on the waters edge in Picton's beautiful Waikawa Bay, only 5 minutes drive from the town centre. Set in 2 acres of park like grounds these 7 ground floor units are all self contained with sky TV and stunning views of the Bay and Waikawa Marina. Take a short 7 minute stroll over to the restaurants/cafes located at the marina or down to the swimming beach and boat launching ramp. Wake up to the sound of the native birds and enjoy a coffee on your private patio in the sun. Relax in peace and quiet away from all road noise. As well, we have available off site a selection of 2,3,& 4 bedroom spacious holiday homes for those who wish to spread out and enjoy your own private space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Vista Waterfront Motel

Address: 303 - 307 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: ₹ 5,430 - ₹ 9,697 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Vista Waterfront Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Picton
#5 Family Hotel in Picton
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