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Captain Cook Motor Lodge

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31 Awapuni Road Waikanae Beach, Gisborne 4010 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsmotor lodgestayed hereminute strollacross the roadfree unlimited wifilocation was perfectspa bathtwo bedroom unitshower headclose to townroom was cleanan easy walkheat pumpwould definitely stay here againmotelunitssingles
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We are road tripping through the north island with no plans and stopping when we feel like it. Called up and made a booking and arrived five minutes later. Host was great gave us information on where to eat. Motel is immaculate, bed is comfortable...More

Thank kimlH2786LL
Response from CaptainCML, Owner at Captain Cook Motor LodgeResponded 19 June 2018

Hi, Thank you for your positive comments. Glad you enjoyed Captain Cook Motor Lodge. Hope to see you again when you do your next road trip. Best Wishes Annette

Reviewed 22 March 2018

The staff were really friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable and quite and were fully equipped. We used the laundry when we stayed and the facilities were clean and in good condition. The food at the restarunt was awesome. We had a...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed here while with a friend who had come up for business trip as I had never been to gisborne. The motel staff was friendly and helpful. They gave us ideas of what to go and what to see and where to eat. Very helpful....More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for a night and were very surprised by the facilities. Units were fully equipped and spotlessly clean. The staff member was absolutely lovely and super friendly. What a treat to deal with her. Over all a great experience. I would recommend this...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I made the booking in the middle of the night while not sleeping at the accommodation I was staying in. I called the Captain Cook Motor Lodge around 8am and explained that I had left my other accommodation and had no sleep, and asked if...More

Thank AucklandGal88
Response from CaptainCML, Owner at Captain Cook Motor LodgeResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your comments we are glad we could accommodate you. Regards Annette

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$74 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$74 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
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Traveller (15)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"we had a back room so it was quite, with no road nose."
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"Clean, roomy, parallel to the Beach - Recommended highly to others"
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"Very easy to find"
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"All rooms would be the same I think"
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