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Pohara Beachfront Motel

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10 Tennyson Street Pohara, Pohara 7183 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
3.5 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to stay. Tidy clean and quite just what you need on your honeymoon. Been to farewell spit today and just need to chill and we found the perfect place. Would come back if we ever come back

Thank MarkF3417
Response from Pohara-Motel, General Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback.

Reviewed 12 July 2018

This motel was located on beautiful Pohara Beach so you certainly couldn't fault the location. We had a unit that looked out to the water, which was fantastic however the layout of the room didn't take full advantage of the stunning view. The room was...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in a beachfront chalet.It was well presented, clean, tidy and had a lovely outlook over the beach.Free WiFi with unlimited data was excellent. Only comment is that there's limited hanging space in wardrobe due to hot water service being in wardrobe.However...More

Thank Gillian L
Response from Pohara-Motel, Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 25 May 2018

I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, and thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 29 April 2018

We spent three wonderful nights at the Sandcastle. The hosts could not have been more helpful and welcoming. Steve’s pizza night was a real bonus! We thoroughly enjoyed meeting our neighbours for a couple of hours. The units are rustic, but clean, comfortable and well...More

Thank TwinknChumb
Response from Pohara-Motel, Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 1 May 2018

I think this review may be placed under the wrong accommodation, we are Pohara Beachfront Motels

Reviewed 29 March 2018

We pre-booked in August for our 4 night stay in March. We were allocated Chalet No.1 which had a reasonable size living area and bedroom but the bathroom was a joke.It was about 3 metres long and 1 metre wide with a wash basin that...More

Response from Pohara-Motel, Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for your feed back.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$72 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Price range
US$72 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Catherine N
2 January 2015|
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Response from Pohara-Motel | Property representative |
Hi Cathi, Thanks for your enquiry. Nelson is about a two hour drive from Pohara. You go over the Takaka Hill which is a winding road, but sealed. Look forward to hearing from you :)
Room Tips
"Units near the main road can be a bit noisy with passing trucks."
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"Would recommend the beachfront units as they seem a bit larger and have the lovely views over the beach."
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"Cars zoom round bend behind Unit 9 so can be noisy"
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"If you would like to see the sea ask for unit 10 or 11 as they are the closest but all others great as we..."
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