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    Whispering Sands Beachfront Motel

    22 Salisbury Road | Waikanae Beach, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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    13 Nov. 14 Nov.
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good34%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “great location” (14 reviews)
    “board walk” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    A very clean, comfortable and spacious motel, situated next to the beach. Lovely views for sunset photos. Well equipped for self catering if you don't want to eat out. Close to the town centre, only a short walk to some good restaurants and bars near...More

    Thank jennyc152017
    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    We booked this not quite sure what type of room we were getting? Don't worry, the design of this motel, is excellent. All rooms have beach and sea views. First floor have balcony and better view. Layout of rooms is very clever, with walk through...More

    Thank carefree2017
    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    We stayed in Unit 8, upstairs, with a balcony overlooking Poverty Bay and the boardwalk. Considering that this town is where New Zealand's history began (at least to some), the town is surprisingly quiet and peaceful. We enjoyed walking the boardwalk and relaxing after the...More

    Thank sophia818
    Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

    We were not sure about the motel's location-proximity to the beach. The location could not have been much better - less than 30 seconds from the sandy beach. The boardwalk is right there too if you want to go for a stroll or jog. Lots...More

    1  Thank Pio M
    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    The Whispering Sands Beachfront Motel provides the very best location to enjoy easy access to the beach and close access to Gisborne shopping. The annual cricket match is a unique feature of the motel, and an example of the rare generosity provided by Judith and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 112 - USD 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Gisborne
    • #4 Family Hotel in Gisborne
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Gisborne
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Gisborne
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    Room Tips
    "Upstairs for great views No.8+"
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    "I had a broken leg so ground floor was perfect, but would also like to try the upper floor. All rooms are..."
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    "Second floor rooms provide a better view and a private balcony. First floor is perfect for families with..."
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    "First floor rooms have great view of surf, ground floor rooms have direct access to head to the beach."
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