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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Concierge
Laundry Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely, comfy stay here. Everything I could require was at hand, friendly hosts. Tons of cute factor, feels like being in a family batch. Sunny and green, just what I need for my break away. Would highly recommend for a no fuss calming...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank AlexD7147
Reviewed 15 January 2018

My husband and I stayed here for 4 days in a "one bedroom apartment". The photos of this motel are very misleading as it is more run down than what the photos would suggest. The fridge door was broken. The TV was old and small...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Thanks for a great stay. Our Motel room was very clean and had a well appointed kitchen with all utensils. Owners friendly and helpful. Really appreciated their offer to pick veges from the garden to have with our BBQ dinner. Large garden area which would...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Bill477
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for just one night and wish we could have stayed longer. From the moment we checked in (friendly, helpful and informative) we enjoyed our stay. The room was clean and comfortable and looked out onto their garden which was gorgeous. We had...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank mp749505
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We had an upstairs King Studio Unit with balcony, and received a very warm welcome from the helpful hostess. Access to the upstairs units was off the balcony, via a staircase with steps that were very narrow, so care was needed, particularly when descending. Parking...More

Date of stay: March 2016
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About
Description
See why so many travellers make Wildcat Motel their small hotel of choice when visiting Pohara. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a romantic setting with an array of amenities More designed for travellers like you. Wildcat Motel is a romantic small hotel offering a refrigerator, a seating area, and a kitchenette in the rooms. Plus, guests can enjoy breakfast served in the room, which has made this a popular choice among travelers visiting Pohara. Wildcat Motel makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. Pohara has plenty of cafes. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like The Penguin Cafe & Bar Pohara and Totally Roasted Cafe, which are serving up some great dishes. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Aroha Health Spa and Sanctuary (0.5 km) and Lollokiki Sculpture 705 (0.3 km), which are all within walking distance of the small hotel. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Wildcat Motel as you experience all of the things Pohara has to offer. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$80 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bay Country Lodge Motel
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Pohara
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$80 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bay Country Lodge Motel
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Pohara
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 nearby attractions
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.54 km away
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1.57 km away
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"This would suit fishermen who do not need to spend a lot of time in the room."
922AmandaW
14 Jan 2018
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"Upstairs units have good views, but access is better for the ground floor units."
Well-Weathered
1 May 2016
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"We stayed on the first floor and loved the views!"
San_028
7 Apr 2016
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"Get an upstairs room so you don't have noise from the room above."
Geoff_Heather
19 Feb 2016
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