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Mana-Nui Motel

20 Albert Street PO Box 35, Whitianga 3542 New Zealand
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#8 of 19 hotels in Whitianga
Mana-Nui Motel is Centrally located in Whitianga comprising 12 ground floor units offering a clean and comfortable stay. 5 family and 7 spacious studio units. Swimming pool, covered spa pool, Large LED LCD Flat Screen Televisions, 5 channel Sky TV, Free starter WiFi available. All units have some form of cooking facilities, kitchens / kitchenettes. Most standard motel items / facilities available. Family environment, closest motel to shopping centre. Short flat walk to beach, cafes, restaurants, shops, wharf, marina, museum and bowling green. Ample parking. Phone or visit our web site for the best and cheapest guaranteed rates. Owner operators Mervyn and Joanne Trebes extend their hospitality and welcome your patronage.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Hot bath
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
Breakfast in the room
Non-smoking hotel
Self-serve laundry
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Clothes rack
Flatscreen TV
Electric blanket
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Family rooms
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PMaryS wrote a review Mar 2021
Feilding, New Zealand21 contributions5 helpful votes
We stayed one night while on a road trip. Our unit was roomy, very clean and we found our short stay there very relaxing. Merv and Joanne are lovely and were very accommodating. The location of the motel is very central to the shops, restaurants and wharf. We will definitely go back for a longer stay.
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Date of stay: March 2021
silverthreads101 wrote a review Mar 2021
Palmerston North, New Zealand388 contributions143 helpful votes
A big tick to the owner for showing us to our unit on arrival and being helpful with dinner options. We appreciated the way she engaged with us and made us feel welcome.A very tastefully appointed unit that contained everything we needed. We did abide by the shoes off in the unit policy especially in such a sandy environment. King bed was comfortable and being able to leave windows open made the room temperature bearable for sleeping. The supplied fan was too noisy to leave on overnight. Although we didn’t use either the spa or pool it was nice to have them available. This motel was right in town and easy walking distance to restaurants.
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
ROBERT M wrote a review Jan 2021
Auckland, New Zealand1 contribution
The Mana-Nui Motel people were extremely helpful to us: firstly I left my sunglasses in the room when we checked out, then we lost a mobile phone and they searched high and low for it before we realized it was in our car! They did all of this with a smile and with kindness, the very definition of hospitality. They were also flexible in order to make our stay better in other ways as well. We enjoyed the hot tub and the pool very much, and the location is excellent. Thank you very much.
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Date of stay: January 2021
Chris G wrote a review Sep 2020
Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand31 contributions11 helpful votes
Just an overnight stop on a road trip , very welcoming , nice quiet clean units with everything you could need , beds / towels etc are fresh and clean , had we been staying in the area longer we would most certainly stayed again . Would not hesitate to book again
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
Antz L wrote a review Jul 2020
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My daughter and I called in for a last minute change of location (our other one was another 30min away) and the hosts were quick to help out. Perfectly clean, tidy and suitable room that met all our requirements for the night. Friendly hosts...location perfect as it's across the road from restaurants/pubs/take away and a short walk to the beach/wharf. Thank you for a great short stay.
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Date of stay: July 2020
US$81 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionCoromandel PeninsulaWhitianga
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mana-Nui Motel
Which popular attractions are close to Mana-Nui Motel?
Nearby attractions include The Lost Spring (0.5 km), Mercury Bay Museum (0.2 km), and Bread & Butter Gallery (0.05 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Mana-Nui Motel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Mana-Nui Motel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Mana-Nui Motel?
Guests can enjoy breakfast and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Mana-Nui Motel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Mana-Nui Motel?
Conveniently located restaurants include That Curry Place, Blue Ginger, and The Espy Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Mana-Nui Motel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Mana-Nui Motel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Mana-Nui Motel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Mana-Nui Motel located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.3 km away from the centre of Whitianga.
Is Mana-Nui Motel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.