Terms & Conditions
La Dolce Vita Policies & Conditions
Arrival & Departure
Guests may check in any time after 2:30pm. You will receive detailed instructions with self-check-in details before your arrival via email and via text message on the morning of. There is no on-site reception at La Dolce Vita, we are self-check-in only. Check out is by 10:30am latest. Early check-in and late departure by prior arrangement only. Email to request.
Any more than 2 guests in any unit must pay $25 per head per night. Infants are welcomed free of charge.
Children and Infants
A child is anyone up to 12 years of age. An infant is up to 3 years. Contact us if you require an extra trundler bed or crib made up.
Bookings & Payments
La Dolce Vita takes 100% payment upon time of booking unless otherwise arranged. If your reservation is made through one of our booking sites (Expedia, Booking.com etc), they may charge a booking fee. Visit the webpage of the booking site you have used for their terms & conditions. **PLEASE NOTE that as of April 30th 2019 La Dolce Vita will no longer be accepting cash payments. Credit card & online banking are our only accepted methods of payment. Payment on arrival by prior arrangement only. We do not accept AMEX Payments. Any bookings made at least 3 months in advance must be reconfirmed. Any changes made to bookings during your stay may incur a full charge. Any unregistered guests staying past 9.30pm will incur a $25 fee. Credit card details are required to secure a booking.
During 20thDecember – 20thJan a non-refundable deposit of full payment of one night’s fee with be charged at time of booking. Normal cancellation policy for deposit refunds does not apply during this time period.
Bookings cancelled within 7 days will forfeit a 100% payment. Any cancellations made within 48 hours of expected arrival are non-refundable. Bookings cancelled outside of the 7-day window are 100% refundable. La Dolce Vita is not liable to refund any fees incurred through external booking sites.
Each unit includes an ensuite, free WIFI, toaster, microwave, kettle, storage, basic cutlery & crockery. Some units also include basic cooking facilities such as kitchenette unit / electric fry pan. Bringing your own cooking equipment (gas cooker etc) is prohibited. If you require specific cooking facilities during your stay, prior arrangement must be made. Depending on the time of your booking, assigning you a unit with cooking facilities is not always a guarantee. Please specify at the time of booking your exact needs. Off-street parking is restricted to 1 car per unit unless otherwise arranged. Further roadside berm parking can be found on Beverley Terrace.
Smoking is prohibited in all units. Extra charges may apply for any cleaning or replacement costs if the unit and/or amenities provided are damaged, theft or loss of amenities or unit key, or if the unit is left in an unsatisfactory state upon departure. In respect for other guests, the cooking of odorous foods is prohibited in our studio units. Charges may apply if extra cleaning is required to remove stains and/or smells from the furnishings. Pets are prohibited at La Dolce Vita. La Dolce Vita reserves the right to refuse entry to any guest, and/or request a guest to leave if these conditions are breached. The registered guest is liable to any extra charges incurred for damage to the unit.
We request that you act respectfully towards others & the environment during your stay with us in Whangamata.
La Dolce Vita is easily recognised by the Mediterranean-style architecture. We are located at the North - Western end of Beverley Terrace in central Whangamata, only 3 minutes’ walk from the beach and town.
Arriving from The Hikuai Ranges, Thames, Auckland, Tairua, Pauanui, Coromandel
Head into town by crossing the causeway bridge until you reach the roundabout at the intersecting Port Rd and Hetherington Rd. Turn right and head down the Main St, until you reach the roundabout with the Z Service Station, intersecting Port Rd & Ocean Rd. Turn Left onto Ocean Rd and in less than 100m take a soon left onto Barbara Ave. In less than 100m on Barbara, Beverley Terrace will be on your right. Turn right down Beverley Terrace and La Dolce Vita is located less than 100m down on your right at number 107 Beverley Terrace.
Arriving from Waihi, Tauranga, Paeroa or South
Head into Whangamata along Port Rd until you reach the roundabout with the Z Service Station, intersecting Port Rd & Ocean Rd. Turn Right onto Ocean Rd and in less than 100m take a soon left onto Barbara Ave. In less than 100m on Barbara, Beverley Terrace will be on your right. Turn right down Beverley Terrace and La Dolce Vita is located less than 100m down on your right at number 107 Beverley Terrace.