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    Bay Motel

    9 Dundee Street | Halfmoon Bay, Stewart Island 9846, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good27%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Kitchenette
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    Laundry Service
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    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 171 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very clean and comfortable Motel. The hosts are really lovely and helpful. Highly recommend staying here and would happily stay again ourselves. We had Room 3 which was classified as a honeymoon room which had a great view over Oban and had a well supplied...More

    Thank 23Shannon23
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is our 3rd trip to Rakiura and our 2nd stay at the Bay Motel. On this occasion we planned to have four nights over the Christmas period, but unfortunately at the time of enquiring the Bay Motel was fully booked. However Rhonda kindly placed...More

    Thank _eileen_trevor
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We didn't know what to expect when we booked the Bay Motel on Stewart Island, given that it's a pretty out-of-the-way place. We were pleasantly surprised! The owners are wonderfully nice - just amazing. The room we booked was was clean and comfortable with a...More

    Thank EllzeyB
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stewart Island is a must for every Kiwi to see. We stayed at this excellent motel & were impressed with the friendly way we were greeted & treated. Jeff & Rhonda are great hosts even picking their guests up from the ferry. The motel is...More

    Thank thefalconman
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    Fantastic place to stay in the perfect location with views out to the harbour. Quiet and a short walk to the pub, ferry and shop. The bird song is beautiful in the morning and the tui, kaka, green parrots and other birds are plentiful. Hosts...More

    Thank judithbergman18
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$121 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Southland Region >
    • Stewart Island
    • Also Known As
    • Bay Motel Stewart Island ,
    • Bay Hotel Stewart Island
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    Parf2014
    10 April 2017|
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    Hi, I am sorry we have no availability for the dates you have requested. Cheers Rhondda Bay Motel
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    "Pay a little extra and get a room facing the bay. It's worth it."
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    "All the rooms are good."
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    "I think all the rooms would be great, with views over the town and bay"
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    "Our room was downstairs and at one end. Very quiet and peaaceful."
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