Motel Rooms… with a View

16 well appointed units, each with its own verandah/balcony facing out over the water of Mill Bay, only 5 minutes walk from the historic village of Mangonui.

Acacia Lodge Motel is set in a lovely location on the water’s edge in the Mangonui Harbour and offers studio and 2-bedroom family units.

Room facilities include:

verandahs/covered patios, bathrooms (some with baths/spa baths), kitchens, Smart TV and wireless internet access. Some units are wheelchair accessible.

Also provided are our swimming pool and sun-loungers overlooking Mill Bay, BBQs, on-site parking and guest laundry.

Groups are welcome. “Corporate Rates” are available for our frequent guests staying mid-week. Please enquire via email.

Deluxe Studio Unit – with water views

Fabulous units on the top floor with super king size beds and bathrooms with large corner baths to soak in (some with spa jets) with shower over.

The kitchenette has cooking hobs, microwave etc and there is your own balcony with table and chairs to sit and enjoy the views over Mill Bay and out to the Mangonui Harbour.


Sleeps 2
Tariff: From $160.00 for 2 people (Seasonal), no room for extra children or babies

Reservations: 0800 406 000

Standard Studio Unit

These lovely units offer a covered deck with seating to enjoy the views over Mill Bay and the pool*.

There is a queen size bed and bathroom with shower. Some with full kitchen facilities and others with fridge, microwave etc.


*Please note that the “Studio Unit (no water views)” does not include views of the water or pool.

Sleeps 2
Tariff: From $145.00 for 2 people (Seasonal), no room for extra children or babies

Reservations: 0800 406 000

2 Bedroom Units – with water views

Enjoy the luxury of space in these large units all overlooking Mill Bay. Queen (and an single bed for the 5 person unit) in one bedroom and 2 singles in the other.

There is a full kitchen and a bathroom with shower.

The size of this unit is perfect for a family or group.


Sleeps 4 or 5 (depending on the unit)
2-Bedroom Unit Tariff: From $185.00 for 4 people (Seasonal), extra person $30

Reservations: 0800 406 000

Booking Policies

Cancellation Policy

  • Guests can cancel free of charge until 48 hours before arrival. The guest will be charged the cost of the first night if they cancel within 48 hours before arrival. During peak times these rules are subject to change.
  • If the guest doesn’t show up, they will be charged the total price of the reservation.
  • Guests will be charged a prepayment of the cost of the first night at time of booking.


  • A deposit of one night’s stay is required to confirm all bookings. This can be done by Visa/MasterCard or Direct to Bank Account.

Balance of Accounts

  • Balance of accounts are payable on check-in.
  • Sorry no reduction for early departure or late arrivals.
  • Additional guests to those booked will incur additional charges.
  • Any reduction in the number of guests will not be refunded, and full payment for those people may be required.

Arrival and Departure Dates

  • Please ensure you check the dates of your booking carefully on your booking confirmation.

Check-in Time

  • Check-in is after 2pm.
  • Please arrive before 8pm as our Reception closes at that time. If notified in advance we can arrange for a late check-in.

Check-out Time

  • 10am


  • Our Tariff/Prices are reviewed yearly for the new season starting June/July each year.  Please be aware that prices may change when booking in advance from one season to the next and the new rates will apply.