Whispering Sands Beachfront Motel

Gisborne only Beachfront Motel. Absolute Beach front with all motel units having ocean views. Walk out of your unit on to beautiful Waikanae Beach for that early morning walk along a endless sandy sea shore.

Per night
$145 - $240

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14 unit motel with 13 x 1 bedroom, 1 x 2 bdrm units all fully self contained with queen beds.

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Our position on the beach front allow all units a striking view over Poverty Bay to New Zealand's iconic landmark, Young Nick's Head. We are only a 10 minute walk to the city centre, a 5 minute walk to the bus depot and a 10 minute drive to the airport.

Gisborne has a lovely laid back life style, a small city of 36000 supported by
beef and sheep farming, cropping and grape growing.Visit Captain Cook's first landing site in New Zealand. Explore our National parks, our beautiful East coast beaches,surf some of the best breaks in New Zealand.


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Physical address

Whispering Sands Beachfront Motel, 22 Salisbury Road, Awapuni, Gisborne, Eastland, 4010, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
7.30am - 8.30pm, 7 days.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Laundry
  • Luggage Storage
  • Internet (Public Use)
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Pricing and Conditions

  High season Low season
  (Dec - May) (May - Dec)
Per night $155.00 - $240.00 $145.00 - $200.00

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