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Sandcastle Motel

Paetawa Rd | North Waikanae, New Zealand
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8 reviews
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2016
“Motel right on the beach.”
31 Mar 2016
“Cozy and private with your own beach 30 paces away”
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

I have stayed here with my partner many times over the years. After the arrival of our son five years ago, we went back with him and still had a great time. The staff and owners are really friendly. Recommend especially for a weekend getaway...More

Thank Joanne A
Reviewed 1 April 2016

A quirky motel designed by one of Wellington's top architects 40 years ago. Looking a bit tired in places but it's well equipped with a full kitchen and comfortable furniture including books and magazines (and cable TV if you must). But the real thing is...More

Thank GerryNZ_11
Reviewed 22 February 2015

If I had to spend a long time here it would not be long enough. The whole vibe of this place is wonderful, don't update it too much, don't redecorate it too much, leave it alone ! We chose this Motel just because it looked...More

1  Thank peteandmarion
Reviewed 5 December 2013

We only intended to stay one night on our way to Wellington, but quickly decided it should be two. We had our almost one year old and 3.5 year old and they also loved it! Lots of room for them to play and the spacious...More

Thank Nate43
Reviewed 18 November 2012

We enjoyed staying here. Its like we went back in time. The yellow toilet, the awesome selection of glasses & especially the view. Its so quiet & peaceful. You can't hear anyone in the other units. We stayed in the one bedroom apartment upstairs &...More

Thank TheHalpins
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"The large room on the left with the upstairs access has a great view of the ocean."
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"Ground floor is my pick, but upstairs has the view."
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"We had room 8 with the awesome view"
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