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The Waterfront Wynyard

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I must admit to thinking "you are kidding" when first arriving at this hotel. It looks straight out of the 50's or 60's. However, the rooms were spotlessly clean, the staff were lovely and very welcoming and the food was fabulous. The rooms had everything...More

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Response from nzpjm, Owner at The Waterfront WynyardResponded 7 January 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review. Hope to see you this way again sometime soon. Regards Cyndia

Reviewed 12 October 2017

My partner and I stayed 1 night and were really surprised at how lovely and comfortable the rooms was. Very modern decor and attention to detail. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We had such a lovely experience here we are already planning our...More

Thank jody m
Response from nzpjm, Owner at The Waterfront WynyardResponded 7 January 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review. We aim to be helpful! Hope to see you this way again sometime soon. Regards Cyndia

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Just about to get up after a great night’s sleep in our deluxe room’s king bed here in this special revamped 60’s motel. The location is superb with views over the Inglis River and the ocean, our room was spotless with thoughtful little extras that...More

Thank brucie12
Response from nzpjm, Owner at The Waterfront WynyardResponded 7 January 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review. Justin is a font of knowledge! Glad you enjoyed our renos- we try to reno without losing the character of the original motel as much as we can. Hope to see you this way again sometime soon....More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The welcome from front desk staff upon arrival at The Waterfront Wynyard was very genuine and warm. The room was very well presented, especially for an older motel. My room was quiet, clean, well appointed with a nice large bathroom and plenty of heating options....More

Thank Suzie Q
Response from nzpjm, Owner at The Waterfront WynyardResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Suzie Q Thanks so much for your review- always great to read when our guests have a 5 star experience! WE are currently updating the facade of the motel so hopefully will look a bit more inviting next time. My philosophy has been as...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

Two of us stayed at the Waterfront Motel in Wynyard on 23 September 2017; we've stayed here before. Julian & Cyndia are always welcoming and hospitable. The standard of accommodation at the Waterfront is consistently good. My room was spotless and comfortable with thoughtful touches....More

Thank billmollison3207
Response from nzpjm, Owner at The Waterfront WynyardResponded 7 January 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review. Always a good sign when your guests stay frequently and comment on the consistency of the experience- that's what we aim for! Hope to see you this way again sometime soon. Regards Cyndia

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Hi Daniel We don't have anything that is 100% secure for dogs that are good escape artists! Our back fenced area is good for our dog as she doesn't try too hard to get out, so that might be an option. We can certainly look... More
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"My tip is to sus this little gem out, you won’t be disappointed. All rooms had water views."
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"Rooms are all equally good as we have stayed in all of them"
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"Our room was at the far end (west?) of the premises but we assume all are similar."
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"All rooms face the river."
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