As others have said, this motel is fairly typical of the motels in which we stayed in New Zealand -- a bit dated (but clean and comfortable), no A/C (but had fans and probably don't need A/C too much in New Zealand), no elevator BUT very nice staff and located where we wanted to…
motel advertising says pet friendly, not at all, total the opposite, pets can stay in your car they said on a day that the temp was over 30 degrees Celsius and she is a Maltese and sleeps in her crate,
As per previous reviews and as is quite common with motels over here, this place was a bit dated. However this wasn’t a problem as it had everything we needed, a comfortable bed, and most importantly it was clean. We stayed just one night and didn’t spend long in the room but…
We were very happy with the room which accommodated three people comfortably . The only thing we would criticise is the arrangement of microwave and kettle which we felt was a safety issue. Ideally situated across the road from the superb Beachcomber Restaurant.
All we wanted was a room for the night, I checked booking.com and drove past a different motel that was advertised and it just wasn't up to standard. So we continued on and came across the Wayfarer by driving past. There was one room left after a cancellation had been made and…
"The motel is in town, near the fire station. The fire alarm at the station went off a couple of times, so wasn't too quiet."
"Upstairs had good wi-fi reception"
"I would not recommend this motel."
"Rooms to the rear of the property will have less road noise."
"Parking for each unit. Walking distance to town centre."