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Hamilton, New Zealand
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

We stayed at this motel for the 1st time and have no hesitation in recommending it. As previous reviews have said, the harbour views and the size of the units are quite remarkable. It is a little way out of town but the units have cooking facilities so not a problem to bring food back.

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Wellington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We spent 4 nights here and were pleased we chose this Motel. A good sized Unit with wonderful views of the harbour. A King size bed in the large living room and 2 single beds in a separate bedroom. Good sized bathroom and heating is available as required. The free Wi-Fi worked okay but being a fairly isolated town top... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 May 2014 via mobile

My husband and I have just spent three nights at the Harbour View and really cannot add anything to the already excellent reviews posted. It is just lovely. The walks from the back of the motel were excellent. One was easy, the other, Harray's Track, a tad more challenging! But both were worthwhile. We also walked to the Driving Creek... More 

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Auckland
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Discovered this little bit of Paradise back in 2008.Since then have stayed about twelve times. It is great to get away from the bustle of city life and to just enjoy the peace and quiet and relax. The rooms are spacious and the view is very special.Everything is spotless and nothing too much trouble for the hosts Leanne and Des.(... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2014

The four of us stayed here for one night. Room was spacious, clean and comfortable with fully equipped kitchen. Owners are helpful and are happy to advise about sightseeing, restaurants, local attractions etc. We will come back.

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Cambridge, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights during our recent visit. The view is absolutely stunning across the bay from a lovely large and private decked area and the room very large with parking right outside. Would recommend the walk to town over the hill (ask at reception who were very helpful).

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London, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2014

We stayed two nights at the Harbour View where we were incredibly lucky to get a room as we hadn't booked but were able to get a cancellation. This has to be the best motel I have ever stayed in. First, the welcome from Leanne and Des is warm and genuine. They really do want to make your stay a... More 

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Ticked all the boxes. Great accommodation, great hosts in Leanne and Des, fabulous views, and a couple of walking tracks leading right from the property. We wished we could have had longer at the Harbour View. Oh by the way the fish and chips from town were every bit as good as other reviewers have said...

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Shell Beach
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2014

We stayed here for 2 lovely nights. Upon arrival Leanne couldn't have been more helpful. After checking in we took the trail from behind the motel to town. We had a fabulous dinner at the Pepper Tree and then hiked back by the light of dusk to dark. The rooms all look out at the harbor/bay and it is very... More 

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Harpenden, UK
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

This was our fifth stay here. This time, we stayed a fortnight at the start of our annual holiday to New Zealand. I think I'd make the 24-hour flight from London just to stay at the Harbour View.. Says it all really. The motel is great, the little town of Coromandel is a gem and the eastern side of the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spacious self-contained 1brm ground floor units, all with private deck and harbour views. Set in quiet garden and bush setting, parking at door. Kitchens with cooking facilities, dining area, en suite with shower/shub and separate toilet. King or queen size bed in living area, separate bedroom with 2 single beds. SKY TV, Spa, BBQ, laundry,Broadband Wi-Fi. Continental/cooked breakfast available. Bikes for guest use. Adjacent to walking tracks, Wetlands, safe swimming beach; 2klm to town and golf course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour View Motel

Address: 25 Harbour View Road | Coromandel Town, Coromandel 3581, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Coromandel
Price Range: $106 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbour View Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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