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    The Nautilus

    387 Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand
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    • Excellent60%
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    “marine parade” (76 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Available
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    Reviewed 28 January 2015

    Four of us stayed in two rooms in December 2014 for 3 nights on a short visit to Napier. The location on Marine Parade gave easy access on foot to town and the view of the ocean was lovely - particularly from our balcony on...More

    1  Thank WitneyUKKiwi
    Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 10 February 2015

    Thank you so much for a great review. Our Restaurant Nautilus special meal has been enjoyed by many. Our mission always is to make your stay enjoyable. Many thanks for staying with us.

    Reviewed 23 January 2015

    This is a great motel. The rooms are very spacious, scrupulously clean and the staff are helpful and friendly. The views over the ocean are lovely and the delights of the town centre are within an easy walk. The restaurant was very good indeed, in...More

    2  Thank Janette G
    Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 10 February 2015

    Many thanks for your wonderful review and we certainly appreciate your delightful comments. I will forward your praise onto our chef. Thank you for staying with us.

    Reviewed 19 January 2015

    We stayed here over Summer 2014/15. We found our room to be very generous in space and really enjoyed the location. Right on marine parade amongst restaurants, the beach and other attractions. well worth staying here, price was really reasonable as their was 4 adults...More

    2  Thank rachel_Stu
    Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 10 February 2015

    Thank you so much for your review. We are pleased that your stay was pleasurable and you found our facilities to be spacious and comfortable.

    Reviewed 18 January 2015

    The Nautilus is a new motel situated on Marine Parade. It has great views of the Pacific just over the road (ask for an upstairs room). Great location too. Has an on-site restaurant but didn't try it since easy walking to CBD, restaurants, etc. Rooms...More

    1  Thank Mike B
    Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 10 February 2015

    Many thanks for your review on your recent stay. Great that you found our rooms comfortable. Occasionally there is some traffic noise as we are centrally located. We would love to host you again.

    Reviewed 13 January 2015

    We stayed for one night at the hotel, very friendly welcome, plenty of space for the car, room was clean well appointed and had great views overlooking the sea front, we had dinner on the balcony because it was so nice, we also have a...More

    2  Thank Kenneth O
    Response from nautilusnapier, Manager at The NautilusResponded 10 February 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review and the positive feedback. So glad you enjoyed the spectacular view from your room.

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    Lee M
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    Response from nautilusnapier | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry. We have 2 options available the Executive Suite ( middle level) has a queen size bed in the bedroom area with a pull out sofa bed in the lounge. The other alternative is our Executive Apartment... More
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