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White Heron Sanctuary Tours Motels Cabins

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60 Main Road, Whataroa 7886 New Zealand See on map
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New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Whataroa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent though basic accommodation - one large room with a queen and single bed. Great bed, huge bathroom, lacked a kitchen sink however bathroom sick plenty large enough if you're OK with that. Bring food you can microwave - no hob. Very clean and fresh...More

Thank AngevahnA
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We were looking for accommodation near Okarito and were pleased to find this motel available and at a good price (much cheaper than anywhere in Fox or Franz). Comfortable bed, good shower, large accessible bathroom though the bed was in the way to gain access...More

Thank KaritaneMartin
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We made this booking via an ‘i-site’ Tourist Office and were told that this was the only unit available that night. It was sold as a ‘Studio’ but turned out to be their smallest, grossly overpriced, single room whose bed took up 75% of the...More

Thank Hanoger
Reviewed 15 March 2018

It's just a jump to the left... The place you might have stayed in when you were very young, in the best possible way. Dion gave us Room 1, which was simply huge, 2 very large bedrooms, big bathroom, kitchen, dining room, living room, potbelly...More

Thank BigRedAl99
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff. One of the cleanest motels I have stayed in. Beds were comfortable. Kitchen facilities had plenty of equipment and utensils. Flexible room options. I booked for most of my family and everyone was happy with this Motel. Highly recommend this...More

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"Book direct or you get their cheapest room. There is an undercurrent of deceit in this motel."
15 Mar 2018
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"Room 1 for space if available"
14 Mar 2018
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