Valdez Motor Lodge

Address: 1107 Karamu Road North, Hastings, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 1107 Karamu Road North, Hastings, is near Te Mata Peak, Grape Escape Ltd, Craggy Range Winery, and Sileni Estates.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsValdez Motor Lodge Hastings

    Reviewed by smbragg

    Lots of Room

    Reviewed Feb 16, 2013
    by (1 review) , United States Flag of United States

    Got a room with an upstairs bedroom. Lots of room to move around to work without bothering each other.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Valdez Motor Lodge Hastings

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Hastings

    North Island just about done

    A travel blog entry by caretaker on Dec 02, 2014

    38 photos

    This morning we walked through Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Absolutely amazing, boiling water bubbling up from the ground, steam erupting from the rocks and turquoise lakes. It was so unique. This was all formed way back in 1886 when a massive eruption of a mountain devastated the area, Further eruptions occurred 1900/1917 which reshaped the valley as it is today. It was astonishing to see birds standing on the hot rocks feeding on ...

    The recipe for a great road trip

    A travel blog entry by wattsy on Nov 02, 2014

    2 comments, 13 photos

    ... running down my T-shirt, some of Kirsty's down her dress! Afterwards we enjoyed a stroll around town and the seafront.

    Napier was to a large extent, flattened by an earthquake in 1931, so when they rebuilt it was in the Art Deco style. Much of it still remains today and in pretty good condition. The bright colours of Art Deco looking very much at home here, especially in the sunshine. The Art Deco scene has become something of a trademark for the town and many things ...

    Hellooo Te Ika-a-Maui again

    A travel blog entry by crissy.huberts on Nov 01, 2014

    340 photos

    ... me as ‘HelpX girl’ a French couple also stayed with them. Tangy and Marion. Together with them we went up to ‘Te Mata Peak’, an amazing lookout/hill where you can see as far as Mount ruapehu! We also went to the famous ‘Hastings farmers market, where we had French crepes and the best orchard fruit of Hawkes Bay! Because of the Mediterrean climate there are plenty of orchards and vineyards! A real food and wine whalhalla that I ...

    Wednesday 10th

    A travel blog entry by petes.van on Sep 10, 2014

    12 photos

    ... I’m tired and my thoughts are muddled from the drink. The doors are locked and my stick is propped up within reach.
    Half past 11, I am wide awake and the darkness is gone. The rocky beach and the sea are shining in moonlight. You could read a newspaper outside, it’s surreal. I take more pictures and sleep ...


    A travel blog entry by shirlprins on Jul 02, 2014

    10 photos

    The next morning it was apparant that the ship had popped out of the inside passage and was traveling on the Pacific Ocean, we were rocking and rolling a little and it doesn't need to be much for me to feel nausea. After a stint on deck breathing in the fresh air and a quiet breakfast free morning I was wishing that I had organised some sickness tablets. Thankfully it only lasted until lunchtime and the nausea feeling seemed to ...