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    Hicks Bay Motel Lodge

    5198 Te Araroa Road, Gisborne, New Zealand
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    • Excellent9%
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    1 - 5 of 298 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Unfortunately, the motel is in desperate need of investment and maintenance. The Bathroom curtain would not stay up, the table and chairs were filthy, my stay was in winter and would be an ideal time to do maintenance. There is no wifi so recommend a...More

    Thank Duane W
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Could be updated a bit but it was comfortable and clean for the 1 night. We had dinner at the restaurant and it was good. Had fresh fish and chips. Nothing fancy and was prepared properly. Staff was friendly and helpfull.

    Thank Sophia1081
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Clean and tidy but not renovated since the 60s. Reminded us of going on a scout camp with s musty smell and beds so packed in that we couldn't close the bedroom door. Fantastic views and a good half way point to stop around the...More

    Thank Mayathebee9
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, lovely views, track down to the beach, glowworm grotto, woodburner in the lounge and beautiful steak in the restaurant. On travelling on a budget around the North Island, this was the most expensive night's accommodation we had, but in...More

    1  Thank Barbara C
    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Having had a special stay the night before in Tokomaru Bay, we weren't looking for expensive accommodation here. The rooms were clean and comfortable but sparsely appointed. There were no toiletries apart from soaps and no hairdryer. These are essential in this day and age....More

    Thank Robyn V
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Gisborne
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Gisborne Region >
    • Gisborne
    • Also Known As
    • Hicks Bay Hotel Gisborne
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    Room Tips
    "Avoid any work crews that like to party in the evenings."
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    "Ask for a room farthest from the road to reduce noise."
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    "Motel rooms close to the glowworm grotto seem to be quietest"
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