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Ahi Kaa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great location, close to beach and easy walk to town. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was in great condition and very comfortable. Perhaps the only issue being the bar fridge was a little noisy.

Thank tobindonna
Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night here whilst touring the northern coast. Lovely courtyard and garden in front of the motel. Very well decorated. Owners were very friendly and helpful. Rooms are good size. Very comfortable bed. Very large bathroom and great shower. Our room had no cooking facilities but had cutlery and crockery and fridge. Laundry room available for small charge. Excellent...

1Thank Steve6244
Reviewed 28 February 2017

You know, travelling around a country means sleeping in different beds almost every night, or even using different means of transport that can accomodate you over night as well. Steady sleep for me in this case is difficult. At Ahi Kaa we had the best sleep for weeks! The room was clean, spacious, nicely decorated and with huge bathroom. It...

1Thank grafvondanneberg
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Stopped in to this Motel after staying here a year before . close to the beach and a stones throw from Fish n Chip shops. the beach front has a long board walk for your daytime or evening stroll . A long hike into town if your walking but if you have no ailments it can be enjoyable.

1Thank joy532
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Doesn't look much from the road...the rooms are spacious with separate bedroom, large bathroom, dining, kitchen with hob and private courtyard. Immaculately presented with super friendly helpful managers. Washing facilities on site for a small fee and directly across across the road from the ocean and boardwalk. Would definitely stay again.

1Thank TinaMalone27
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I stayed here when we were back to visit family. The place is very clean, nicely decorated and quiet. It is a bit away from the city centre, on a quiet street, but very close to Waikanae beach which is beautiful and a great beach for swimming.

1Thank Claire S
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a night the room we had with the garden view was amazing room was so tidy and well presented a shame we didn't stay longer the owners were such beautiful people would definitely recommend this hotel to everyone

1Thank Stacey T
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 December 2016

For someone in an electric wheelchair, I found this place as being one of the best in Gisborne for the price. Large Bathroom, can manouver easily. Easy access to room and large parking space opposite the room. Getting in and out of vehicle is no problem. All this and a 5 min walk to Captain Morgan's to have the best...

2Thank kcollins2016
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Certainly appropriately named - home fires. I had a beautiful night in a one bedroom. Felt amazing with gorgeous decor and well appointed. Loved the authentic Maori touches around the place. Right across from gorgeous beach. Amazing service. I regret I didn't try their breakfast. Would love to stay there again.

1Thank marama662
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 December 2016

At $135 a double, we found our room (bedroom, living room & bathroom) to be modern, spotless, well-appointed and new-looking. It was very conveniently sited and the husband and wife managers very welcoming and helpful.

1Thank terry g

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ahi Kaa

Address: 61 Salisbury Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range: $112 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ahi Kaa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Large Bathroom for Disabled”
kcollins2016, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room (#1) had a sunny courtyard in the morning.”
FionaBL, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with patio...”
Denise_MM, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I was in Room 4 which opened onto a sun-drenched garden patio”
CDG100, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“They're all quiet!”
KentandMichelle, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
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