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Bay Vista Waterfront Motel

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Singapore
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our 14th accommodation during our 2 month NZ road trip. My family stayed 3 nights in mid-December and what a stay this was! This is the first time ever where a host (Lilian) actually stood outside to greet us as we drove in. I mean how often does this happen?? She was highly accommodative, showing us around our...

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Whangaparaoa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This motel was well appointed and roomy and it had a lovely view. The people were very friendly and helpful and we would like to have stayed longer as it was the best of the several motels we stayed at in the South Island.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed with our family of 5 and had such a pleasant stay. The Bay Vista Waterfront Motel is a smaller motel, situated only a few minutes drive from Picton. It's right at the waterfront, so has beautiful views and a very peaceful atmosphere - perfect to start your holiday! The rooms are really nice, everything sparkling clean and the...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We were greeted by Kerry who was very friendly and welcoming. Our lounge room area provided views of the bay dotted with boats. Everything was clean and tidy with smallish bedrooms but a good size lounge and kitchen area. It met our needs and we enjoyed our two nights there. We dined in one evening to relax and enjoy the...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The location is 5-star: fantastic views and peace. Only 4.5 km from Picton. Rooms and amenities are excellent. It is a relatively small motel. Managers are friendly and professional and provide very personal attention to your needs.

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Staefa, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bay Vista is really true to its name: wonderfully placed right at the seafront with a nice lawn between the rooms and the shore. The room was clean, nicely furnished and a very good standard. Waikawa and the Bay Vista are very close to Picton and absolutely quiet. Thank you Kerry for your warm welcome, your good tips where to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed with our family of 4 for 4 nights and we loved it! The beds were so comfortable, the kitchen was well equipped and the views were truly magnificent. Lillian even did our smelly washing for us (!) and offered to help us with sorting out cruises, restaurants or sights to see - thank you Lillian for making our...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, close to Picton and marina's, easy drive to Blenheim and Havelock. Relaxing and quiet motel. Each unit has its own patio on which to relax and enjoy the spectacular view. Lillian and Michael were incredibly helpful and friendly and made our stay a real home from home. The unit was clean and tidy and plenty of room. A...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed with our family of 4 for only 1 night but was one of the best stays during our trip. The place was Super well located and the host was more than helpful with logistics in the area. We would have liked to stay a bit longer however we needed to catch a boat. I will recommend to anybody...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location 2 minutes drive from Picton centre. Peaceful with views of marina and sound. Large grassy area for kids to let off steam after morning on Interislander. Small shore area with shells and flat pebbles - taught my daughter's how to skim them! Clean and comfortable. Free wifi. Pleasant owners. Booked online with small deposit up front.

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waterfrontPicton, Manager at Bay Vista Waterfront Motel, responded to this review

We wish you all, all the best for 2017 barryOliver - thankyou for your lovely Review on T/A it's always great to get the feedback for others to compare and come and enjoy our lovely setting here. Take care. Kindest regards Lilian, Michael and our Great Team at Bay Vista

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spectacular waterfront location and 500mb Free Wifi. All 7 motel units at Bay Vista Waterfront Motel are situated on the waters edge in Picton's beautiful Waikawa Bay, only 5 minutes drive from the town centre. Set in 2 acres of park like grounds these 7 ground floor units are all self contained with sky TV and stunning views of the Bay and Waikawa Marina. Take a short 7 minute stroll over to the restaurants/cafes located at the marina or down to the swimming beach and boat launching ramp. Wake up to the sound of the native birds and enjoy a coffee on your private patio in the sun. Relax in peace and quiet away from all road noise. As well, we have available off site a selection of 2,3,& 4 bedroom spacious holiday homes for those who wish to spread out and enjoy your own private space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Vista Waterfront Motel

Address: 303 - 307 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: $144 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Vista Waterfront Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Picton
#5 Family Hotel in Picton
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“Corner room furthest way from recep is more private”
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“We had a two bedroomed unit which was on the end with easy access.”
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“All rooms are quiet, this is a smaller motel. Beautiful views from everywhere.”
 of 5 bubbles 87Anne, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
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