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This was our second stay at Bella Vista. There are new owners since we'd been in 2015, but the new owners are also great people, very helpful and pleasant.
I stayed in a smaller room, but it was nicely appointed. A small "kitchen" area had...More
Response from Frik_B123, Owner at Bella Vista MotelResponded 3 days ago
Hello dear reviewer,
Thank you for the comprehensive review and your kind words. We understand that the rooms tend to heat up when Gisborne is hot (and this was a particularly hot summer) and we're sorry to hear that you did not have a comfortable...More
We decided to stay two nights here allowing us time to both explore the region and to relax. On arrival we were met by a happy smiling welcome and shown to our room. The motel is well located for most amenities though the walk to...More
Response from Frik_B123, Owner at Bella Vista MotelResponded 20 January 2018
Thank you for your detailed review of our motel, we look forward to welcoming you back to Gisborne in future!
Frik & Marise
We stayed here overnight in December 2017 - chosen on the basis of good reviews and a handy location for the birthday party we were visiting Gisborne for. The room was comfortable and clean and had everything we needed. The excellent selection of teas was...More
Response from Frik_B123, Owner at Bella Vista MotelResponded 8 January 2018
Ahh, finally somebody mentioned the selection of teas! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the room and your stay in Gisborne and hope to see you again!
Frik & Marise
Room was great. Bathroom was great. However, the road noise can be clearly heard. If neighbours were talking you could hear them. In the summer it did get a bit warm in the room. There is a table fan but does little. The windows are...More
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Response from Frik_B123, Owner at Bella Vista MotelResponded 19 December 2017
Thank you for taking the time to review our motel.
Frik & Marise
Always clean, comfortable and well equiped for a good stay we like the bella vista chain when driving around NZ. What makes the Gisborne excellent is the management team,a warm welcome and very helpful in giving their knowledge of the local places to visit and...More