Bella Vista Motel Whangarei
We welcome you to the Bella Vista Whangarei.
This property has been assessed by Qualmark (independent accreditation) as 4 Star Plus quality accommodation.
Whangarei is the hub of the Northland business district and the perfect base for your Northland adventure. From the moment you arrive you'll enjoy the convenience of being located in close proximity to the Whangarei CBD for business, shops, entertainment and other activities. At Bella Vista Whangarei we cater for all your business or recreational needs.
We are easy to find on State Highway One just two hours north of Auckland and one hour south of the beautiful Bay of Islands. We are the closest motel to Central Whangarei and easy walking distance to CBD for business or pleasure, just minutes from Forum North, Northland Events Centre, ASB Stadium Kensington and Whangarei Hospital.
We have ample safe parking, leave your car, avoid parking issues, walk to work or explore.
Our 18 superior smoke free units include a variety of studios and one bedroom units. Our purpose built access units have been designed with parking at the door for your convenience. You have a choice of king, queen or single beds with electric blankets for those cooler nights.
Unlimited free fibre WIFI is available with a spacious work desk in every room. Units vary from just tea and toast making facilities to those with cooking facilities. We offer continental breakfasts and evening meals charge back facilities, dine in or dine out.
You can be assured of a warm welcome at Reception where we will assist you in every way possible. We accept all major credit cards and we can book your future accommodation needs at one of 27 Bella Vista Motels, Nationwide.
Distances from Motel
Whangarei Domestic Airport
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Office hours 7.30am to 9.00pm - Please contact us in advance if you are arriving after 8.00pm
On-site parking Free of charge
Breakfast service Continental breakfast available on request
Available on request Cot, high chair (charges apply)
Value adds Unlimited WiFi free of charge
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Phone +64 9 438 6990
Compact Queen Studio
Compact Queen Studio is a small studio unit suitable for 1 - 2 persons, it has an ensuite bathroom with shower, hairdryer, microwave, tea/coffee and toast making facilities, high speed wireless internet, iron / ironing board, Sky TV and radio alarm clock.
- 16 m2
Executive Queen Studio
Executive Queen Studio is suitable for 1 - 2 persons, it has an ensuite bathroom with shower (two with easy-access facilities), hairdryer, microwave, tea/coffee and toast making facilities, iron ironing board, Sky TV and radio alarm clock. Wireless internet is included free of charge.
Twin/Triple Studio is a studio unit suitable for 1 - 3 persons. Ensuite bathroom with shower, hairdryer, microwave, tea/coffee and toast making facilities, wireless internet, iron / ironing board, Sky TV and radio alarm clock.
- 20 m2
King Studio is suitable for 1 - 2 persons, it has an ensuite bathroom with shower, hairdryer, microwave, tea/coffee and toast making facilities, wireless internet, iron / ironing board, Sky TV and radio alarm clock. King bed supplied unless twin beds requested at time of booking. Twin beds available only for bookings made 48 hours prior to arrival.
King Spa Bath Studio
Super King Spa Bath Studio is a studio unit suitable for 1 - 2 persons, ensuite bathroom single person spa bath & shower (over bath), hairdryer, microwave, tea/coffee and toast making facilities, wireless internet, iron / ironing board, Sky TV and radio alarm clock. King bed supplied unless twin beds requested at time of booking. Twin beds available only for bookings made 48 hours prior to arrival.
1 Bedroom Executive Unit
1 Bedroom Executive/Family Unit is suitable for 1 - 4 persons, bathroom with single person spa bath and separate shower, hairdryer, Kitchen with small benchtop oven fridge microwave tea/coffee and toast making facilities, lounge/dining area with table & chairs
- 37 m2
- 18 modern self-contained, fully serviced studio and one bedroom family units
- Easy to find on State Highway 1
- All motel units are Smoke Free
- We have Ground floor and Upstairs units. If you do have a preference please advise when making a booking and we will do our best to accommodate you on the level of your choice.
- Qualmark 4+ star rating and bronze environmental award.
- Eftpos and credit card facilities.
- Continental breakfast
- Guest laundry
- Portacot and highchair available (charges apply)
Whangarei boasts an aquatic playground of 100 beaches, pristine harbours and off-shore islands. Enjoy the world’s best sub tropical diving, stunning walkways, or wander among an impressive array of galleries and cafes where international yachts moor near the centre of town.
Explore the Whangarei Town Basin with its cafes, art galleries and New Zealand's national clock museum.
Whangarei Falls are a picturesque picnic spot.
The Kingdom of Zion is home to 33 big cats including lions, tigers, cheetahs and a black leopard. Guided tours of the park are available daily.
Tututaka for surf, diving and big game fishing
Take the road from Whangarei to the sheltered natural harbour of Tutukaka and the beautiful beaches beyond.
Tutukaka is the gateway to great diving, snorkelling and kayaking experiences at the famous Poor Knights Islands - a wildlife marine reserve above the water and a marine reserve below.
Big game and line fishing trips depart from Tutukaka wharf.
Sandy Bay is famous for its world-class surfing.
Walk to beautiful Whale Bay - the track begins just north or Matapouri.
Mangawhai and Bream Bay Coast
Enjoy the myraid of beaches and bays on the Mangawhai and Bream Bay Coast.
Saddle up your boogie board for the longest string of surf beaches you've ever seen.
Try horse trekking along the beach at Pakiri.
Check out Waipu, the original settlement for five shiploads of Scottish people in 1850. Their story is told at the Waipu Museum.
New Zealand’s well-loved national treasures, The Topp Twins, are hitting the road on April’s Fools Day bringing their...
Hop along to the Library and have a roaring good time. Walk on the wild side during the school holidays and celebrate...
Come along and see the rally cars being prepped for the big event! This is where our local students get a chance to work...
Maker Space school holiday programme: Tweens and Teens have breakfast at the Library, relax with your friends, try different...
Come along every Thursday for family-friendly exercise! No matter what your age you can have fun. We have skates in all sizes...
Award-winning author Barbara Unković will be at the Library showcasing her latest book 'The Adriatic Kitchen' - Recipes...
Whangarei is a developing, modern and vibrant city in the centre of a district of fertile farmlands, orchards and forest. It has a stunning harbour and coastline with some of New Zealand's finest beaches. Whangarei has many beautiful parks and walkways. Right in the centre of the city is Mount Parihaka with its varying trails to the summit and spectacular views of the city and surrounds. AH Reed Kauri Park features a tree-top boardwalk which passes magnificent 500 year old kauri trees and the Whangarei Falls is known as the most photogenic waterfall of New Zealand. The district has many more outstanding walkways and vistas.
The 270 kilometres of exquisite coastline features remote coves, dramatic headland, off-shore islands and world class diving. This pacific playground includes Bream Bay, Whangarei Heads and the Tutuakaka Coast, all popular safe swimming, good surf breaks and plentiful fishing. The Tutuakaka Marina is the access point to the world renowned Poor Knights Islands, one of the top dive locations in the world. With the Bay of Islands, kauri forests, Matakohe Kauri Museum and beautiful coastline only a short drive away, Whangarei is the perfect base to come and stay for your Northland escape.
- Closest motel to Central Whangarei
- Easy Walking distance to central Whangarei CBD for business or pleasure
- Close to Forum North, Kensington Stadium and Whangarei Hospital
Travel distances in kilometres to Whangarei
- Gisborne 647 kms
- Hamilton 282 kms
- Napier 576 kms
- New Plymouth 518 kms
- Palmerston North 683 kms
- Rotorua 386 kms
- Taupo 438 kms
- Wellington 798 kms