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Pohara Beachfront Motel

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(16 reviews)
“golden bay”(25 reviews)
“abel tasman”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Kitchenette
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3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationgolden bayabel tasmanone bedroom unitpohara beachhiking trailscooking equipmentocean frontnice groundslaundry facilitygarden unitwithin easy walking distancespent three daysthe kitchenminute drivea great place to relaxquiet place
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wish we would have booked two or three nights here. Such a beautiful spot and comfortable place. Quiet, clean, great bed, and so close to the beach. Looked out our place to see the golden sand. This place made the drive down the curvy road...More

Thank Salmondeschutes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled across this motel a few years back and loved it so much that we come back every year. A gorgeous location next to a family friendly beach and an easy drive from Takaka township or the opposite direction Tata beach for some more...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a studio unit for 4 nights in early January. The unit was quite small but had absolutely everything you needed for a casual break away. The kitchen was clean and well stocked with cooking equipment. There was a choice of an indoor...More

Thank MJBAuckland
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I went to the front desk at least 10 times looking for help, and EVERY. SINGLE.TIME. no one could be found. At one point, I finally called the hotel mainline to get help. I had a tire blowout and wanted their help in finding a...More

Thank ewf28
Response from Pohara-Motel, Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 31 December 2017

Hello there, I would just like to take the time to clarify a few things. - Our office is open from 9am till 8pm and if no one is in the office during that time we are contactable 24hrs a day either by the buzzer...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed overnight after a day exploring the region. Garden unit was nicely appointed and very well presented. Lots to do and see in the area. Great outdoor BBQ area which would've used but for the weather Recommended

Thank Scott R
Response from Pohara-Motel, Manager at Pohara Beachfront MotelResponded 15 December 2017

Thanks for the lovely review

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$80 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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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 :)
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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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"All of them - so close to the beach."
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"Ocean side had a great balcony to have breakfast on."
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