Welcome to Ocean Beach

Discover Gisborne’s finest accommodation at Ocean Beach Motor Lodge, Wainui Beach.

Located just two minutes walk from one of New Zealand’s favourite beaches and nestled in the picturesque village of Wainui Beach, Ocean Beach offers exceptional service, friendly, knowledgable staff and stylish, well-appointed spacious and affordable motel suites just minutes from the heart of the city. Enjoy the ultimate Gisborne coastal escape at Ocean Beach Motor Lodge.

As Gisborne’s most prestigious motel accommodation right by the beach, Ocean Beach Motor Lodge combines upmarket and affordable luxury, offering self-contained apartment-style suites featuring full kitchens,  FREE WiFi, Sky Guest Select with 50+ channels. Parking outside your door and your own private tropical courtyard.  BBQ area, as well as attentive service and all amidst the tranquility of beautiful Wainui Beach on the scenic East Coast State Hwy 35. Just 5km from Gisborne city centre and from the inner city bustle, Ocean Beach is the perfect place to start your holiday before journeying around the Pacific Coast Highway, or to host a relaxing sojourn before you head out of Gisborne. It’s ideal as a corporate or business destination and for group stays, romantic getaways, sporting teams, for the bride, her wedding party and guests, or simply a relaxing holiday year round. Walk along the sun-drenched beach with the gentle breaking of the waves in summer and marvel at the ever-changing drama of the ocean in winter.

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Our rooms

Two-Bedroom Suite

Offering the ultimate in comfort with contemporary interior design and tasteful decoration, these units are perfect for a luxurious escape.

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One-Bedroom Suite

Large, superior, self-contained apartment-style one-bedroom suite.

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Executive Studio

Prestigious, open-planned studio suite accommodation with private north-facing tropical courtyard; perfect for outdoor dining and relaxation.

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Executive Spa Studio

Premier, open-planned studio suite with spa and private north-facing tropical courtyard; perfect for outdoor dining and relaxation.

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Latest news & specials


Stay three nights and get the third night free. (Conditions apply)

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Come stay with us – Enjoy our warm Kiwi hospitality.  Affordable Luxury.   Call us FREE 0800 250 800 to discuss our special rate or book on-line www.oceanbeach.co.nz

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Get Up Early

Be first in the world to see the sunrise from our beautiful Wainui Beach.

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