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One Bedroom Villa Waterfront

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Superior Suite, 1 king Bed, Marina view, Overwater

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Two Bedroom Villa Waterfront (Family)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Two Bedroom Villa Waterfront (Couples)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Three Bedroom Villa Waterfront (Family)

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

Three Bedroom Villa Waterfront (Couples)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly apartment with 2 outdoor pools and marina

A luxury stay in Whitianga awaits you at Sovereign Pier on the Waterways. You'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Lost Spring Thermal Pools and within 5 km (3 mi) of Buffalo Beach and Whitianga Beach. Highlights at this family-friendly property include 2 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor swimming pool, and a marina.

All 16 soundproofed apartments feature TVs with DVD players, and you can enjoy washers/dryers, free WiFi, and fireplaces. In-room dining is easy with kitchens that come equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Additionally, furnished balconies or patios, living rooms, and dining areas are available.

Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center, outdoor tennis court, spa tub, and kids' swimming pool. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute drive of this 5-star Whitianga property include Kuaotunu Beach and Hot Water Beach.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sovereign Pier on the Waterways features a marina, 2 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and an outdoor pool. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury apartment also offers a children's pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Sovereign Pier on the Waterways has designated areas for smoking.

  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Total number of rooms - 16 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Marina on site 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Year Built 2008 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 48 
  • Spa tub 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Fireplace 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Kitchen 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Separate living room 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Nearby Activities

An outdoor tennis court and a marina are featured at the apartment. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an outdoor pool. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a spa tub and a 24-hour fitness center.

Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 6:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 3 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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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