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    Whispering Sands Beachfront Motel

    22 Salisbury Road | Waikanae Beach, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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    2017-07-30 2017-07-31
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good35%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    2nd time ive stayed here and its become my 'go to' accommodation when in gisborne. Literally on the beach and always absolutely spotless. Last time i was in gisborne Whispering Sands was full so i booked more 'corporate accommodation' down by the port. It was...More

    Thank Grant K
    Response from Judith A M, Owner at Whispering Sands Beachfront MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for your review it is great to get such great feed back. Makes us feel we are doing something right. Thanks from us all

    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    Started staying here every few Weeks while working in the district. Previously stayed at other local accommodation but this place is fantastic, old school accomodation but very neat tidy large rooms with kitchenette bathroom and lounge with sea views and external balcony. Free parking wifi...More

    Thank KiwiBoy66
    Response from Judith A M, Owner at Whispering Sands Beachfront MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for your great review it means alot to us to get such a postive review. Thanks again

    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    Walked in got a good room on ground floor at good price. Effectively two bedrooms separated by bathroom shower and kitchen facilities accessible both sides. Queen bed and two singles ideal for most groups. Sliding door access to grass area then walkway and beach. Plenty...More

    Thank Phil P
    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    Lovely spot right on the beach. Had room 14, 2 bedrooms ​upstairs. Great views not only from the balcony, but also the bedrooms. Had private staircase to the beach. Nice kitchen facility as well. Our top spot we stayed on our New Zealand trip.

    Thank Kurt H
    Response from Judith A M, Owner at Whispering Sands Beachfront MotelResponded 17 May 2017

    Thank you for the review, nice to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope the rest of your trip around New Zealand went well. Regards, Peter & Judith.

    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    we needed to stay an extra night in Gisborne due to the storm and couldn't have had to stay in a better spot. The owners are very welcoming and allowed us to check in early. the room was No.8, upstairs with a fantastic view of...More

    Thank Limesemma
    Portside Hotel - Heritage Collection
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$104 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Gisborne
    • #4 Family Hotel in Gisborne
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Gisborne
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Gisborne Region >
    • Gisborne
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    Room Tips
    "Upstairs for great views No.8+"
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    "I had a broken leg so ground floor was perfect, but would also like to try the upper floor. All rooms are..."
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    "Second floor rooms provide a better view and a private balcony. First floor is perfect for families with..."
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    "First floor rooms have great view of surf, ground floor rooms have direct access to head to the beach."
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