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Opononi Lighthouse Motel

Overview
45 State Highway 12, Opononi New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews across the road hokianga harbour comfortable beds waipoua forest laundry facilities would stay again eating places fish and chip shop extended family cooking facilities queen bed kauri museum kitchen area stunning views of the harbour small kitchenette friendly and helpful owners excellent value for money
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We stayed for 3 days in room 11. On first sight, it looked good. Very spacious with one queen bed two singles and a bed settee and not at all cramped. having lived in it the irritations became more obvious. First the good points. The...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank spock999
Response from Jan33n3, Manager at Opononi Lighthouse MotelResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments and if you had made us aware of the lights being too bright we could have changed the bulbs and also the kettle would have been replaced immediately if you had told us it was dangerous...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the town and long walks on the beach. Weather was very hot so appreciated having ac. There were adequate kitchen facilities in the flat for simple meal preparation. Place was immaculately cleaned and maintained.

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Richard J
Response from Jan33n3, Owner at Opononi Lighthouse MotelResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you for your great review Richard. Your comments are very much appreciated.

Reviewed 27 June 2018

Funerals in our custom are called tangi and it traditionally requires a gathering of close and extended family over a period of a few days. When you are travelling nearly four hours to get to the tangi - in the middle of winter - you...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Redheaded2
Response from Jan33n3, Owner at Opononi Lighthouse MotelResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review. We are very pleased that you chose to come and stay with us at such an important time for your family and we look forward to having you return to the...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

A great place to stop for the night. The room was clean and comfortably appointed. A word of warning - don't open the doors at night with the inside lights on, you'll be swamped by sandflies! Would stay again if I was in the area....More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Mel-Kiwi_NZ
Response from Jan33n3, Owner at Opononi Lighthouse MotelResponded 4 May 2018

Thanks Mel for your review and your feedback. A word of advice, the bugs are not always like that : ) Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Stayed 1 night. Comfortable but dated accommodation with small kitchenette. No traffic noise from the main road but could clearly hear people in neighbouring units. Received warm welcome from Janeen with recommendations on where to eat. Small supermarket, cafe/restaurants and takeaway within 400 metres. Wifi...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank jaykay315
Response from Jan33n3, Owner at Opononi Lighthouse MotelResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you for your review.

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About
Description
A motel in a tropical setting, 20 metres from the beach. Clean, comfortable rooms in a quiet location close to local shops & restaurants 450m. Central location to explore the Hokianga region including the More Waipoua Forest and Tane Mahuta. Beautiful views from the front of the property. Self-contained units with sea and garden views. One and two bedroomed units, 2 studio units, (one with wheelchair access). Motel amenities include a spa pool, under cover BBQ area, guest laundry. Free wifi on site. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
USD 79 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Opononi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
USD 79 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Opononi
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Room & Suite (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Not room11"
spock999
17 Oct. 2018
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"The double rooms overlooking the camping grounds are great."
Redheaded2
27 Jun. 2018
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"Room looking straight down the drive was great"
N3790VJpatriciac
30 Aug. 2017
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"Stay at The Lighthouse you wont regret it."
winnie024
8 May 2017
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