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3.6 out of 5

"It had pleasant surroundings and views and it was nice to sit bean bags or park like seating with a cold wine and nibbles with a marina views. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 11 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

At Half Moon Bay Motel, you'll be 14.8 km (9.2 mi) from Rainbow's End and 18 km (11.2 mi) from Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World. Highlights at this beach motel include free self parking and in-room kitchenettes.

Sitting areas, TVs, and coffee/tea makers are featured in all 16 rooms. Kitchenettes come equipped with refrigerators and microwaves, and room service is also available. Hair dryers and phones are also available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and a picnic area. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance, and luggage storage. There's also the convenience of free parking nearby.

With a stay at this 3-star Half Moon Bay motel, you'll be 20.2 km (12.6 mi) from University of Auckland and 21 km (13 mi) from Auckland Domain.

Deluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Marina View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Half Moon Bay Motel ratings based on 82 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.6 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Half Moon Bay Motel

Everyone (60) Couples (16) Business (2) Family (6) Other (1)
5 out of 5
It had pleasant surroundings and views and it was nice to sit bean bags or park like seating with a cold wine and nibbles with a marina views.

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Relaxed easy going place with lots of eating options close by and wonderful walks.

Posted by on 6 Feb. 2020

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4 out of 5
Quiet, very clean and great location. Nice family atmosphere

Posted by on 21 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Lovely place to be spending a night. Sun streaming the room with a view over the marina. Friendly, helpful staff.

Posted by on 3 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
Well setup and very clean. Would prefer real milk and not long life milk

Posted by on 15 Sep. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Apr. 2019 by Anderson

Thank you for your review on wotif.

4 out of 5
It was ok, grounds needed maintenance, tidyup, needs curtains on toilet and bathroom windows. Hand / soap squeeze dispensors broken. Location excellent for us. Very nice outlook.

Posted by on 3 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Apr. 2019 by Abderson

Thank you for your feedback on wotif. We will look into the items you mentioned and discuss with the management team.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Mar. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Apr. 2019 by Anderson

Thank you for your feedback on wotif,

4 out of 5
Property has been recently renovated but was not done professionally which is a shame. Great location, handy to supermarket, cafes and ferry.

Posted by on 26 Mar. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Mar. 2019 by Anderson

Thank you for your feedback. Much appreciated. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the future.

Property Features

As a guest of Half Moon Bay Motel, you'll find tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Public spaces have free WiFi. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Half Moon Bay motel is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL) (25.2 km / 15.7 mi)
  • Train station: Auckland Panmure Station (9.2 km / 5.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Half Moon Bay Motel offers 16 accommodations with hair dryers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Accommodations at this 3-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, cookware/dishes/utensils, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Sitting area
  • In-room dining
  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8 AM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it adheres to the Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Half Moon Bay Motel Motel
  • Half Moon Bay Motel
  • Marina Motel Half Moon Bay
  • Half Moon Bay Marina Motel Manukau, Auckland
  • Half Moon Bay Motel Half Moon Bay
  • Half Moon Bay Motel Motel Half Moon Bay

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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