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Kapiti Gateway Motel

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114 Main Road Waikanae, Waikanae 5036 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights and found the owners a delight to deal with. The room was large and very comfortable with tea and coffee making. The fridge was working well not like a few places we've stayed. The shower room was fit for use but...More

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Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Patrick, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Older style properties like this one whilst most spacious and comfortable do require constant upgrading. We are very much on to that - in fact have one more new shower unit going in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean and comfortable motel room. We were upgraded to a queen size bed from the room we had booked which had a double and single bed. Nice gesture from the lovely owner. Tea and coffee facilities, very comfortable bed and happy to see a...More

Thank Teresa G
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Teresa, it was a pleasure having you both here. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights. It was very good,clean and very nice. We had a kitchen to. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was cleaned Every day, and I mean that, it was spotless. We thank you for a great stay😊😊

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Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for your great feedback. We loved having you here and enjoyed the chats! Glad you were comfortable. have a wonderful trip and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 May 2018

I booked a room through an external provider at Kapiti Gateway Motel which I couldn't change. I received a phone call from the motel owner tonight who seemed quite irate wanting to know where our group was. I tried to explain to him that I...More

Thank nickbooth
Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 5 May 2018

If a guest does not arrive and fails to advise the property (direct or via on-line agent) then a cancellation charge will apply. If a guest contacts the property as soon as possible to discuss any situation they find themselves in that is preventing their...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We had the 2 bedroom unit even though only three of us- the hotel was a last minute booking and we’re so glad we stumbled across it. Reasonable prices and whilst the motel is old it is spotlessly clean, has everything you could want in...More

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Response from kapitigatewaymotel, Owner at Kapiti Gateway MotelResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you for your great review Family4Perth! We are delighted you were comfortable - its always a good feeling to get it right, especially with a last minute booking. We loved having you here and hope to see you again on your next trip to...More

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Kapiti Gateway Motel is located in the beautiful village of Waikanae on the Kapiti Coast, minutes from stunning beaches, great river/bush walks and many wonderful attractions. A short walk to local More restaurants and cafes, and half-hourly train service between Waikanae and Wellington City. 10 min drive to Otaki (great outlet shopping) and Paraparaumu (Kapiti Island Tours). Your Kiwi Hosts Viv and Russell promise cleanliness, comfort and service to remember long after your travel ends. Accommodation options for business travellers and holiday makers alike. Full SkyTV service, free unlimited WiFi, free parking. Complex has swimming pool, private spa pool, childrens playground, BBQ facilities, full guest laundry. You are warmly invited to try Kapiti Gateway Motel for your accommodation when next visiting the Kapiti Coast. ENJOY FREE UNLIMITED WIFI DURING YOUR STAY! Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$85 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Kapiti Coast > Waikanae
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$85 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Kapiti Coast > Waikanae
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"I would personally avoid this motel."
3 May 2018
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"All rooms appear to be quiet."
14 Apr 2017
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"Maybe ground level not as noisy from the traffic"
7 Sep 2015
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"ground floor self contain with full oven"
29 Apr 2015
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