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Bella Vista Motel Oamaru

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Oamaru is the hub of the Waitaki region and the perfect base for your adventures. From the moment you arrive you'll enjoy the convenience of being located in close proximity to the Oamaru CBD for business, shops, entertainment and other activities. At Bella Vista Oamaru we cater for all your business or recreational needs. We are easy to find on Thames Street, State Highway One just two hours drive south of Ashburton and one and a half hours drive north of Dunedin. We are the closest motel to the town centre, shops, restaurants, cafes, our beautiful Opera House and Historic Oamaru. We are only a very short drive to both Blue and Yellow-eyed Penguin Colonies. We have ample safe parking so you can leave your car, avoid parking issues, walk to work or explore. Unlimited free WIFI is available with a spacious work desk in every room. Units vary from just tea and toast making facilities to those with cooking facilities. You can be assured of a warm welcome at Bella Vista Motel Oamaru.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Centrally Located
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All reviews thai restaurant free wifi room was clean the shower water pressure wall heater short stay cold night the main highway one night stay great shower within walking distance overnight stay few minutes walk tv channels new zealand spent two nights town centre
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

The room was very small, to the point I kicked the wall getting out of bed. It was clean and warm, no movie channel on TV but free Wi Fi. It is central with liquor stores across the road and KFC & McDonald's near by....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank wattys4
Response from BellaVistaOamaru, Owner at Bella Vista Motel OamaruResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Wattys4, Thank you for your feedback. Sounded like you had booked and stay in our Compact Studio. We do also have other different room types for you to choose from on your next stay. Furthermore, we also have all free-to-view channels on our tv....More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

located on hwy 1, right beside a liquor land, fuel , mcdonalds, and a thai place. shower pressure was amazing and nice ice cold water to drink. nice bed and comfy. limited cable. free wifi decent speed unlimited usage. very cool place, i would return

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank saipan1
Response from BellaVistaOamaru, Owner at Bella Vista Motel OamaruResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Saipan1. Thank you for your feedback. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards,

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Had a one night stop over in Oamaru whilst driving down south. Upon arrival, reception was friendly. Got into room and was pleased with the quality and cleanliness. Only odd factor was that the wall heater hit straight into the bed, but was able to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank ZoeH1869
Response from BellaVistaOamaru, Owner at Bella Vista Motel OamaruResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Zoe H, Thank you for your feedback, it is much appreciated. And we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards,

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very handy to town and nice eating facilities. Compact but all you need in a motel. Always clean and tidy. Good value for month. Great base to visit Oamaru. The historic precinct is well worth a visit.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Sue S
Response from BellaVistaOamaru, Owner at Bella Vista Motel OamaruResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback, Sue. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 1 July 2018

Friendly welcome, clean well-appointed room, comfortable bed, strong hot shower and advice on local attractions and restaurants - all you need for a short stay. Good location if you are intending to visit the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Nmsj1957
Response from BellaVistaOamaru, Owner at Bella Vista Motel OamaruResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for your time to review us. We look forward to seeing you back sometime. Regards,

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Karen R
27 October 2014|
Response from PennyPie | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am sure they offered us free wifi
Room Tips
"good thai food up the street"
18 Sep 2018
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"Pay more for a larger room."
5 May 2018
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"upstairs possibly quieter and larger rooms very spacious with kitchen etc"
17 Jan 2018
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"If you must stay here bring ear plugs!"
21 Oct 2017
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US$84 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionOamaru
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