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Adelaide, Australia
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89 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for one night, wish it could have been for longer. Friendly hosts. Clean, comfortable and very spacious rooms. Within a short walk to the beach, which was also very pretty. We made use of the spa which was great. Much needed after a few days of driving. No noticeable road noise.

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Thank Fran1712
Kansas City
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71 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel is well-kept and comfortable; the reception friendly and helpful. It is in a great location, a short walk to the beach, a fine cafe just across the road. Love the area. Would stay here again any time.

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Thank Sush108
Napier, New Zealand
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely large units, nice comfy beds. Well maintained and very central, shops right across the road. Would certainly recommend. Staff all very nice. On checking in manager was extremely helpful pointing out activities for us to do.

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Thank MARIE F
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only 45mins away from Auckland really nice village with friendly hosts. Great communication and service. Nice sandy Beach a short walk away. Great place to start your north island adventure, in the middle if the he wine region.

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Thank Satpal_Dhoot
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed staying at the Snells Beach Motel while I was in the area. Clean, tidy and comfortable setup. No issues whatsoever and the staff were enthusiastic and thoughtful - we booked with late notice for two nights when the motel was almost full, and staff offered to swap us to another room the second night just in case traffic... More 

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Thank Rachel C
adelaide
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47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a very nice, clean, bright, quiet hotel in a nice part of NZ. The lady at the reception is very helpful in giving directions and recommendations to see interesting sites in the area. The room is very comfortable....separate bedroom, good little kitchen and all very bright....lots of windows. It is like a small apartment. There is a nice... More 

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Excellent location down the road from the beach nice walking paths friendly people across the road from 4 square and the wharehouse also a wholesale café and takeaway shops. Although they do close pretty early mostly at 7:30pm

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Thank Moses R
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Staff are friendly, very clean. Easy access to shops, gas station. A pleasant experience. Pool and Spa well looked after and very clean. Nice area and the beach is beautiful. Snells beach is only down the road.

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Thank Pam A
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We travelled to Mahurangi for a short break as we had not been up this way for many years. Greeted by the lovely Jo with a huge smile and boundless energy. The unit was clean and fresh, well equipped with a nice peak of the ocean. As we were at the front of the motel there was some road noise... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We arrived late at night after travelling from Auckland airport. We were tired and it was really a place to put our head down for the night as we were off again early the next morning. The room was clean and had everything that we needed. The staff were friendly and very welcoming. The only reason for the 3* review... More 

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kathleeng_11, Manager at Snells Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for you review, we do hope you return one day for a longer stay to really enjoy what our region has to offer. Kind regards Jo More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Snells Beach Motel is only 50 minutes north of Auckland, near Warkworth and Matakana Coast Wine Country. 12 stylish self-contained one and two bedroom unit/apartments. Swimming Pool. Located a short stroll to safe swimming beach, adjacent to shops and restaurants. Close to stunning beaches & parks, famous vineyards, farmers market, Kawau Island ferry & Goat Island. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Snells Beach Motel

Address: 289 Mahurangi East Road, Snells Beach 0920, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Snells Beach
Price Range: $135 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Snells Beach Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We were upstairs in unit 9, which was sort of In centre of motel layout. No noise what so ever was heard at night.”
 of 5 bubbles marief74, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floors are great if you don't like stairs if you like view better to take upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles mosesr182, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have a better view”
 of 5 bubbles robk148, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Second floor would have a wonderful view and maintenance was in progress while we were visiting so likely freshened up recently”
 of 5 bubbles hbaw, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs, beach side rooms have good elevated views of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles Camblake, 8 May 2016 | Read review
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