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Waterfront Apartments

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a great place to stay the owners couldn't have been nicer. It real does make all the difference to have friendly hosts kim and her husband are both incredibly nice people. The room was incredible. So clean and tidy. The bathroom was spotless and so was the living area. They also gave us helpful advise as to where all...

Thank Khan M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly helpful hosts, fantastic location overlooking the beach and so close to all ammenities.(thermal spa,wharf,restaurants,beach,and all the best things whitianga has to offer! We highly recommend the cafe just around the next corner- next to the 4 square -it's called "Jandals" and they have delicious food and friendly service Warterfront apartments are very clean and comfortable, we couldn't ask for...

Thank RachelandWally
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed with the family. Great location across the road from the beach, a little old but spacious and comfortable. The apartment had a magnificent sun room with a kickarse view of the beach. Close to great cafes and restaurants.

Thank Rob W
Kim V, Manager at Waterfront Apartments, responded to this review

Hi Rob, Thank you so much for taking time to post a review. We are currently in the process of a soft refurbishment in the apartments and the difference is already having a huge impact. We are very excited to have just taken on the Management role early April and look forward in being a part of bringing the Waterfront...

Reviewed 10 April 2017

The location was good, easy to walk into town and along the beach. The apartment needs attention. The bed was the worst I have ever slept in, twins joined and they sank in the middle badly. The carpet was badly stained all over. The room did not get serviced during the day when it should have and we had to...

1Thank vwalmsley
Kim V, Manager at Waterfront Apartments, responded to this review

We appreciate the feedback and would like to invite you back to see what improvements have already been made this month in the apartments and outside areas. We do offer a daily service to all our guests and we realise we have some work ahead. We find this very exciting to be a part of bringing this amazing property back...

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I was so pleased we found this place. Dog friendly-meaning dogs are allowed to sleep inside. Basic, but clean and very comfortable. Fantastic view of the beach-right across the road. A very short walk to all local cafes, take-always, restaurants and shops. Highly recommended and we will definitely return.

Thank AbbeyNZ
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great location, walking distance to the main street. Clean and spacious room, great view to the waterfront. Friendly stuff. Great place for staying over for a weekend away from Auckland. Will definitely return in the future.

Thank Johnny N
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Very good location, clean, well equipped apartment and excellent service. Loved the view and the sound of waves. Personnel was very friendly, proactive and helpful. Beach is just across the road, restaurants and shops at a 5 minutes walking distance. Would return anytime.

Thank _hajni_magdo
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The apartment was below our expectations because the photos shown where taken when the apartments where new. The kitchen was fully equipped but some of the cleaning utensils should have been replaced and the amount of detergent supplied was pitifully small. The wet area shower leaked a lot of water outside the shower and some of the tiles were cracked....

Thank rzoest
Reno, NV
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Clean, excellent location, loved having the windows open all night to hear the waves. Excellent views from the top level. Lovely sitting sun room. Cute and charming. I'm glad we picked this location. Walking distance to everything in this tiny town. There's one washer/dryer that you share with the other guests as well as staff for sheets. Friendly and helpful...

Thank xtrmegee
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Stayed two nights room wasn't cleaned had wet towels ran out of toilet rolls and soap was told on check out when we complained that we should have phoned on the first day when we got back to the room late and no one was at reception....no offer of discount ..... at $300 per night pretty rude really .... and...

Thank 790nickyc

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About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waterfront Apartments is ideally located right on Buffalo Beach, Whitianga. All apartments having breathe taking ocean views and the well appointed property is only a 3 minute walk to restaurants & bars, shops, activities and even has a private entrance to The Lost Spring geothermal pools and spa. Everything is right at your door step or you could just stay and relax in your apartment enjoying the scenery. This is the gateway to all the Coromadel has on offer and the perfect base for visiting the likes of Cathedral Cove, Hot Water Beach and many other attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterfront Apartments

Address: 2 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: ₹ 7,240 - ₹ 14,544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterfront Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“I think all rooms have a view,so any room would be great”
RachelandWally, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“best view, very good service”
_hajni_magdo, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Second floor units have a better harbour view”
rzoest, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have best view of the beach.Downstairs rooms also had a view and a nice deck out front to sit and watch what is going on”
KL4424, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms with a view -”
glennissims, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
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