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4.6 out of 5

"Very clean, easy walk to town, friendly host. Room was well set up and comfortable. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 09 Jan 2021

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Hotel Description

At Peninsula Motel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Mercury Bay Museum and Buffalo Beach. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi and furnished patios.

TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 9 soundproofed rooms. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops. Additionally, room service and free toiletries are available.

Enjoy the outdoor tennis court along with access to free bike rentals and a playground. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning full breakfast is served between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Whitianga motel, you'll be 32.3 km (20.1 mi) from Hot Water Beach and 36.7 km (22.8 mi) from Hahei Beach.

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (unit)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$161* Per night/room 21 Jan. - 22 Jan.

Superior Deluxe Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Deluxe Studio Unit)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Unit)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Peninsula Motel ratings based on 30 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Peninsula Motel

Everyone (14) Couples (8) Family (7)
5 out of 5
Very clean, easy walk to town, friendly host. Room was well set up and comfortable.

Posted by on 9 Jan. 2021

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12 Jan. 2021 by Fred

Pleased you enjoyed your stay, hope you return again!

4 out of 5
Good location and neat room, suitable for my family vacation needs

Posted by on 1 Jan. 2021

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8 Jan. 2021 by Fred

Thanks for staying and taking the time to review us!

5 out of 5
Great service and wonderful place to stay. Thanks Fred.

Posted by , from Hamilton on 24 Dec. 2020

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27 Dec. 2020 by Fred

Thanks for feedback and great to have you stay!

4 out of 5
It is very close to the shopping centre and all amenities

Posted by on 24 Nov. 2020

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12 Dec. 2020 by Fred

Thanks for the review

5 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Mar. 2020

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4 Mar. 2020 by Fred

Thanks

5 out of 5
Fantasic location, a 5minute walk to the main shops,bars, beach and restaurant. Very clean and comfotable stay. Highly recommend. Pleasant staff. Will be back again 5stars

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2020

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12 Jan. 2020 by Fred

Thanks for the great feedback!

5 out of 5
Was very clean. Lots of room in units, kitchen very well equipped.walking distance to shops.

Posted by on 8 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Apr. 2019 by Fred

Thanks for your review and glad you had a good stay

5 out of 5

Calm and peaceful environment

A pleasant place to be with your family. Felt like been home. Courteous staff and nice places to see around. Close to eateries and bay.

Posted by , from Sydney on 24 Jan. 2018

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30 Jan. 2018 by Fred

Thank you for the positive feed back

4 out of 5

Good cosy place

We had a pleasant stay, there’s a friendly motel cat and the owner was nice and helpful.

Posted by , from Auckland on 31 Dec. 2017

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4 Jan. 2018 by Fred

Thanks for feedback

5 out of 5

Central location - Comfortable, clean and tidy.

Very clean and tidy, well presented and very good facilities. Recommend to others with no hesitation.

Posted by , from Hamilton NZ on 12 Jul. 2017

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3 Sep. 2017 by Fred

Thanks for review, Mike, pleased you liked your stay!!

Property Features

Peninsula Motel offers its guests an outdoor tennis court and complimentary bicycles. Public spaces have free WiFi. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at Peninsula Motel. Free self parking is available. This 3.5-star Whitianga motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL) (179.4 km / 111.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Peninsula Motel offers 9 accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Rooms open to furnished patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Satellite television is provided.

  • Private patio (furnished)
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Kitchenware
  • Cribs (free)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • No lifts
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 9 and NZD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3.25 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Peninsula Motel Whitianga
  • Peninsula Motel
  • Peninsula Whitianga
  • Peninsula Motel Motel
  • Peninsula Motel Whitianga
  • Peninsula Motel Motel Whitianga

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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