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Brackley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Superb location. Owners were very helpful. Perfect base for exploring abel tasman and surrounding area. All the facilities you would need and view of the beach as well. Excellent value for money. If you are coming to this area you would do well to stay here.

1Thank Cov833JohnRD
Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had a unit that was situated so we could see the beach. Everything was totally amazing. We had 2 nights at the property and loved every second of it. All rooms are very private and have everything that you require to have total enjoyment

1Thank Julie4711
PoharaBeach, Manager at Pohara Beachfront Motel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your great review, we're glad you enjoyed the area. We think It is a very special, beautiful spot here. Hopefully you'll come back and stay again:)

Bridgwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Having stayed in central Takaka in 2011 I decided we'd try to find something a bit more rural this time. This came up in my research and I'm glad it did. The owners were very friendly and welcoming & whilst the bathroom in our unit was a little compact the unit overall was spotless and well equipped. The big reason...

1Thank matthew_graham23
PoharaBeach, Manager at Pohara Beachfront Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your positive review, we're always happy when our guests enjoy their stay :) We hope to see you again in the future.

Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 August 2015

An excellent run motel and one of the cleanest we have ever stayed in around the world. Friendly operators, great location with ample off road parking, handy to restaurants, cafes and off course right by the beach.

2Thank Geoff S
PoharaBeach, Manager at Pohara Beachfront Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review. It's always good to get positive feedback, which we will pass on to our cleaning team. We're happy you enjoyed your stay with us, and hopefully we will see you in the future :)

Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

We chanced upon this gem of a place, not knowing what to expect. What we found was just perfect! The prime beachfront cabin was clean, warm and had everything we needed and more. Watching the sunrise from bed has been one of the highlights of the holiday. Mike was so helpful and kind and we would dearly have liked to...

3Thank Anne H
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Well, what more can be said about this stunning location and accommodation ? Not a lot is the reply... My husband and I spent three weeks touring South Island in December 2014 ( sorry it's taken so long Jackie! ) and this was one of our favorites. We arrived after a very long drive up from Christchurch and were greeted...

2Thank jawsBournemouth
PoharaBeach, Manager at Pohara Beachfront Motel, responded to this review

It was lovely to receive your great feedback, sorry our reply is so late :) It was a great pleasure to meet you and we're so pleased you had such an enjoyable time in Golden Bay, and that you enjoyed staying with us. We agree this area is beautiful - we've been lucky to have plenty of stunning, crisp, clear...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Clean, comfortable, friendly and helpful motel and a beautiful beach right on your doorstep, perfect for exploring the area including Golden Bay and local restaurants although there is bbq if you want to self cater too.

3Thank tournzwithme
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We loved staying here for the night, beach is right there, walk to the restaurants and we had a lovely very warm room that had a lovely view of the beach. great people and very helpfull, we will be back! thank you

1Thank kyleerem
PoharaBeach, Manager at Pohara Beachfront Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your great feedback. We're happy you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to having you stay with us again :)

Reviewed 25 April 2015

We stayed for two nights in a one bedroom cabin, which included a bathroom, a lounge-diner-kitchen room and a small balcony. It was lovely, as we were on the top floor and from our bed you could just stare out to the sea. Lovely to wake up with such a view! The cabin had everything you would need, and was...

2Thank Sam5933
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

The staff were kind enough to find us last minute space during the Easter long weekend and we are so glad they did! Staff are simply wonderful and our room was perfect. Very clean and well equipped. The motel is perfectly situated just steps from the beach. All in all a great stay and I already want to go back!

2Thank Markgarris

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the perfect seaside holiday at our Beachfront Motel, located right on the beach and set in the heart of a beautiful seaside village. A popular destination to base yourself while you explore the wider Golden Bay area.Comfortable Units and a relaxing atmosphere combine to ensure a truly enjoyable holiday.Wake up to the sound of the seas, swim at the safe beach, walk the beach to cafes, restaurants, bars, golf course and general store and soak up the stunning scenery. 8 Units offer great seaviews across to Farewell Spit, and all with cooking facilities and private bathrooms. Large grassed barbeque area, herb gardens and guest laundry, provide everything needed to enjoy Golden Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pohara Beachfront Motel

Address: 10 Tennyson Street | Pohara, Pohara 7183, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Pohara
Price Range: $117 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pohara Beachfront Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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