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Carters by the Sea Beachside Apartments

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MAKE CARTERS BEACH YOUR DESTINATION !! 10 contemporary spacious (30m2) studios (opened Dec 2015) overlooking the Tasman Sea at Carters Beach, a pretty little village 5 min from Westport. Each studio has under tile bathroom heating, ceiling fans, a full kitchen, choice of luxurious queen or king beds and occasional chairs. Two studios have corner spa baths. The upstairs studios have balconies (all with sea views) and the ground floor studios have patios (studio 1 and 2 with sea views). Each studio is designed for maximum comfort and relaxation to the soothing sound of the sea and the local bird life. The studios have been built to maximum earthquake code and are sound proof from each other by use of concrete midspan floors and concrete block construction. Carters Beach is a sandy beach, suitable for swimming and surfing, located within Buller Bay, with relaxing walks either to the Buller River mouth or up to the impressive Cape Foulwind cliffs and Tauranga Bay with glorious sunsets. Carters by the seas is the perfect destination to base yourself and relax by the sea. We are close to the beautiful Punakaikai Rocks via the spectacular Great Ocean Road , the UNDERWORLD RAFTING TOUR or the GLOW WORM CAVE TOUR at Charleston , the SEAL COLONY & LIGHTHOUSE WALKWAY at Tauranga Bay and THE DENNISTON EXPERIENCE up at the famous Denniston Incline (30 mins out of Westport ) as well as a day out at KARAMEA and the PREHISTORIC OPARARA ARCHES ( 1.5 Hours from Carters Beach).
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
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Microwave
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Great View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Westport Airport2 km
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All reviews seal colony lovely location sea view restaurant next door dish drawer opposite the beach modern accommodation peaceful area ceiling fan nice option water filter short drive base for exploring comforts of home new zealand upstairs unit well worth the trip
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As in the previous visits - comfortable, well appointed, clean, great sea view (you pay a little extra), extremely friendly hosts - remembered me from past visits - always a big plus. Family restaurant next door, or a 10 minute drive into Westport. Evening beach...More

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Response from Cartersbythesea2014, Owner at Carters by the Sea Beachside ApartmentsResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review. We appreciate your custom and return visits are important to us. Happy travels.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Modern and well equipped units equated to an enjoyable visit to Carters Beach. Our upstairs accommodation had great views of the sea, and was nice and quiet. Big comfortable bed and underfloor heating in the bathroom. Donaldos restaurant is next door, and just fine for...More

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Response from Cartersbythesea2014, Owner at Carters by the Sea Beachside ApartmentsResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely stay. Erica and Chris were very welcoming and very helpful. The room we had was beautifully decorated and very comfortable. I wished we could have stayed longer. Highly recommend Carters by the Sea.

Thank Vicky D
Response from Cartersbythesea2014, Owner at Carters by the Sea Beachside ApartmentsResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Vicky Thank you for a wonderful thoughful review. It was a pleasure to host you and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

Carters beach is 2km from the coastal town of Westport. Carters by the Sea faces a park beyond which is Carters Beach. The property comprises a number of two storey apartments. Our upstairs apartment was at the back of the property and afforded us a...More

Thank Linda0615
Response from Cartersbythesea2014, Owner at Carters by the Sea Beachside ApartmentsResponded 14 October 2018

Thankyou for your excellent review, most appreciated. We have recently planted some tall bushy trees, in the garden, along the fence line, to enhance the view. Thankyou once again for choosing to stay with us.

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Carters By The Sea for a quality, restful stay on the fabulous West Coast! Erica and Chris were fantastic hosts, warm and welcoming and full of local knowledge. The room was modern, exceptionally clean and well appointed. Lots of little touches from electric...More

Thank CherieM127
Response from Cartersbythesea2014, Owner at Carters by the Sea Beachside ApartmentsResponded 28 September 2018

Hi Cherie, thank you so much for your wonderful review, it was lovely having you stay with us. We do appreciate your comments, and happy that you had such a lovely relaxing break with us. Look forward to seeing you again.

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Thank you for your great review, we are glad you enjoyed what we have created here with our location overlooking Carters Beach. Being the newest motel in our beautiful region, we have provided luxurious interiors and... More
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"Ask for unit 3 - best view (pay slightly more)"
209owenb
1 week ago
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"The front apartments have the best views."
631vickyd
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for an upstairs room - the views are lovely"
Linda0615
12 Oct 2018
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"I don't think it really matters. We were in a quiet area. We had an ocean view suite but, frankly, it..."
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26 Apr 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$119 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Carters by the Sea Motel
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionWestport
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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