Overview of Bailey's At The Beach Motel

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4.4 / 5Excellent
97 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Laundry
  • Free airport shuttle


Explore the area

Popular LocationBuffalo Beach11 min walk
Popular LocationLost Spring Thermal Pools15 min walk
Popular LocationFlaxmill Bay Camp Grounds40 min drive

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  • Standard Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Standard One Bedroom)

    Room amenities

    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Water view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Deluxe Room, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Deluxe One Bedroom)

    Room amenities

    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Premium Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen

    Room amenities

    • Studio
    • 1 bathroom
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area


Located in Whitianga, Bailey's At The Beach Motel is near the airport and on the waterfront. Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club and Waiau Kauri Grove are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cooks Beach and Buffalo Beach.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Buffalo Beach - 11 min walk
  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools - 15 min walk
  • Dive Zone Whitianga - 2 min drive
  • Flaxmill Bay Camp Grounds - 40 min drive
  • Lonely Bay Beach - 41 min drive

Getting around

  • Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 130 min drive

About this property

Bailey's At The Beach Motel

3.5-star apartments near the beach
Guests at this beach apartment building will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. Each apartment provides a microwave and a coffee/tea maker, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and an LCD TV with satellite channels. Amenities also include free newspapers and a shower.
Bailey's At The Beach Motel offers 9 forms of accommodation with free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with satellite channels.
Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities


Direct access to the beach


Free WiFi

Parking and transport

Free self-parking
Free motorhome/coach/lorry parking
Free 24-hour return airport shuttle

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker


Breakfast available for a fee: NZD 15.00-18.00 for adults and NZD 15.00-18.00 for children


Shower only


LCD TV with satellite service

Outdoor areas

Picnic area


Laundry facilities


No pets allowed


Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

Tour/ticket assistance
Daily housekeeping
Luggage storage
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Free newspapers
Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

Near the ocean
Near the sea
On the bay
On the waterfront
Near the airport


9 rooms
Connecting/adjoining rooms avaliable



Check-in between 2 PM and 10:30 PM
Express check-in


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types


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 15.00 and NZD 18.00 for adults, and NZD 15.00 and NZD 18.00 for children (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 may be 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.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bailey's At The Beach Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Bailey's At The Beach Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bailey's At The Beach Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 10:30 PM.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Where is this property located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this Whitianga apartment building is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Mercury Bay and 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from Cooks Beach. Buffalo Beach and Lost Spring Thermal Pools are also within 15 minutes.

Guest reviews

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

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Clean, modern, sea views, fully equiped, friendly and helpful owners. Free wifi, albeit a little slow.

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We had a first floor studio room with super king bed and kitchen, it was lovely, great sea view from balcony, all newly tastefully decorated and very clean. Good quality furnishings and fittings. The owner was welcoming, kind and helpful.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very friendly and helpful. The dog was very helpful and friendly and wanted to play all the time

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We liked the friendly and helpful owners. They went out of their way to make our stay perfect. Lent us shovels and towels for our visit to Hot Beach, help with our clothes washing and provided great advice on the town facilities. The family dog was great. Loved having him round our accommodation.

Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Great host

Great host.

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019