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    Motel de la Mer

    321 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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    • Excellent66%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
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    “the penthouse” (11 reviews)
    “marine parade” (39 reviews)
    “spa bath” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    I was expecting since it was on the Marine parade a balcony on the street front. The rooms however are set back from the street with the hotel car parking in front. I don't think I'd be too happy having a ground floor room as...More

    Thank MrsBeasley09
    Response from JWM53, Owner at Motel de la MerResponded 20 November 2016

    Thank you for your comments Unfortunately the marine Parade revamp is beyond our control but it will look very impressive when completed in a couple of weeks. The grounds are being laid as I write to you. I can assure you the chairs are up...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

    Very comfortable accommodation. Nice and clean and well presented. Comfy bed and quiet at night. Very friendly staff and most helpful. Central location 5 min walk to town centre and just across the road from awesome playground bike park and marine parade. And looks like...More

    Thank Markyparknz
    Response from JWM53, Owner at Motel de la MerResponded 20 November 2016

    Hi Markyparknz Many thanks for your kind review. Say Hi to Abby for me. Best wishes John

    Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

    The Motel is very nice & clean centrally located near the city. We stayed in Room 7 with a commanding view of the ocean. The Hosts John Maulder & Llanys Searle are very nice couple who manages the business. My only criticism of this motel...More

    Thank Bert E
    Response from JWM53, Owner at Motel de la MerResponded 30 September 2016

    Hi Bert Many thanks for your review. Pillows are always an issue and we try to have a selection in the room to choose but we will check this out to make sure the selection is correct. Regarding the mattress this is very new so...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2016

    We've just returned home from a visit to Napier - a lovely experience in itself but made very special by our accommodation. We've stayed at Motel de la Mer twice before, but about six years ago, and each time we've loved it!! We had an...More

    Thank Lois M
    Response from JWM53, Owner at Motel de la MerResponded 30 September 2016

    Hi Lois & Colin Many thanks again for a wonderful review. We hope to see you again sometime in the future. Best wishes John

    Reviewed 30 August 2016

    We wanted somewhere we could go and have 2 weeks holiday. Chose Napier as we could be by the sea, do nothing if thats what we felt like, but also plenty to do if we wanted. Motel de la Mer ticked all the boxes for...More

    Thank Sandra S
    Response from JWM53, Owner at Motel de la MerResponded 31 August 2016

    Hi to you both many thanks for your kind review. We enjoyed having you. We look forward to seeing you sometime in the future. Best wishes John.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • USD 119 - USD 182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Napier
    • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Napier
    • #18 Luxury Hotel in Napier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Hawke's Bay Region >
    • Napier
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel De La Mer ,
    • De La Mer Hotel
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    "Upstairs, you have a view of the sea. Just ask for a view and John will oblige."
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