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Waikanae Beach Motel

Hotel Class
3 out of 5



4.2 / 5Very Good
169 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Sunshine Brewing Company
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Gisborne i-SITE Mini Golf
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Captain Cook Statue
    1 min drive
  • Airport
    Gisborne (GIS)
    5 min drive

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Book online or call:

+64 9913 4658
  • Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (suite)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    More details

About this area


Located in Gisborne, Waikanae Beach Motel is in the city centre and near the beach. Toihoukura School of Contemporary Art and Sunshine Brewery are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Gisborne Harbour and Gisborne Wine Centre.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Sunshine Brewing Company - 4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Midway Beach - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Gisborne i-SITE Mini Golf - 7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Captain Cook Statue - 1 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Sunshine Brewery - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Gisborne (GIS) - 7 min drive

About this property

Waikanae Beach Motel

Along with dry cleaning, this smoke-free motel has laundry facilities and a library. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 15 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LCD TVs with digital channels. Room service (during limited hours) and ironing boards are among the other amenities available to guests.



Check-in between 2 PM - 9 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM.


Check-out before 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

Payment types at the property


Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD $10.00 and NZD $14.00 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Property is also known as

  • Waikanae Beach Motel Gisborne
  • Waikanae Beach Motel
  • Waikanae Beach Gisborne

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: NZD $10.00-$14.00 per person
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge


  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Heating
  • Linens


  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • digital channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Fridge


  • Iron/ironing board

Nearby activities


  • Beach access

Very Good

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition


Liked the position of property..didn’t like the parking arrangement

Stayed 2 nights in Nov. 2019


disappoint that internet connection is very poor. Other that that Ok

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019


The internet did not work. We were unable to complete tasks we were required to do. If we had known we would not have booked to stay there. It was advertised as free wifi.

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

The place was handy to where we wanted to be, we found some excellent restaurants, what we didn't like that the parking was not marked.as there was minor damage done to my car. All in all it was a successful trip to Gisborne

Stayed 5 nights in Oct. 2019

4/5 Good

Location is great. Dated but tidy Great for beachcombers and surfers

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

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