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West Yorkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights and used this as a base for our weekend in the Bay of Islands. It is a few minutes drive outside Paihia in a peaceful setting overlooking forest. So you get the benefit of being near Paihia, but with the benefit of somewhere very relaxing to stay. Our room was lovely, spotlessly clean and very...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your wonderful review, it was a real pleasure looking after you and glad that you enjoyed. all that we have to offer and may be 1 day we can welcome you back.

Denia, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are just coming to the end of our three night stay at The Longhouse. Being seasoned travellers we have stayed in many great locations an hotels worldwide. The Longhouse has to be up with the best. Beautiful room, great furnishings and the owners have great eye for detail. We were given a very warm and friendly welcome and the...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review , and glad that we were able to make you stay a happy time with us and hope that you have some fond memories of your time at Longhouse.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay in the longhouse was extremely pleasant. We stayed in the King Room that is more like an independent suite than a Bed and Breakfast room. We found the room extremely clean, and well appointed, plenty of local information was available in the room or provided by the owners, the room was even providing Wi-Fi Internet connection. Breakfasts were...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review , we try to make everyone have a good experience at Longhouse and go that little bit extra, so glad that we did on this accassion with the help of Fullers greatsights...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This was our second visit to the Longhouse. John & Mike made us feel at home immediately. We've stayed at numerous B&Bs on our travels but this one is a real gem.. We stayed for 5 nights in the King room which is a very large room with a hugh, very comfy bed. The variety of breakfasts offered is equal...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Well what can we say, it was a real pleasure to welcome you back to Longhouse and glad that this vist was as good as the first. and you no that there will always be a welcome should you wish to have a 3rd vist

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We stayed at the Longhouse in mid-December 2016 for 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. John is a lovely host and a great cook - splendid breakfasts and very pleasant to chat too. The room was very comfortable and kept very clean. We had a BBQ one evening which was marvelous - great food and company! If you get...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, and glad that the room and the food was to your liking, we do try to go that extra mile and I really enjoy chatting to my guest over a meal or breakfast, and may be you will be back to see us 1 day soon.

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Had a fantastic stay, John made us very welcome. We had the queen room which was a lovely size and had everything you could need. Also recommend having dinner at least once whilst you stay here. Can't wait to go back when we come to New Zealand again. Would definitely recommend it to friends.

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Well what can i say ???? Thank you for your wonderful review I am so glad that we were able to make it so enjoyable for you ,it was a real pleasure looking after you both and enjoying a few laughs over dinner, and the door is always open for your next visit. ( and i did get the ironing...

Reviewed 27 December 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights just before Christmas and were very pleased with our choice of venue. John made us feel very welcome and was keen to help us get the most out the area. The room was very well appointed and wonderfully clean, but the creme de la creme was John's cooking at breakfast, which was simply outstanding.

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi, and so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we were able to make it outstanding for you, and look forward to your return one day.

Reutlingen, Germany
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Early November we stayed two nights in the Longhouse and enjoyed the outstanding hosspitality granted by John and Mike. Both had lots of advice what to do in and around Piahia. Our room was the spacious queen room which was spotless clean and offered a lot of amenities. The wide windows overlook the garden and allow access to the deck....

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We thoroughly enjoyed looking after you while you were here. So pleased that you enjoyed the breakfasts that we take pride in. Once again thanks so much for the review and the time taken to write it. Hopefully one day you may like to return to Longhouse and the Bay Of Islands

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We were so pleased we booked at Longhouse B&B for our short visit to Piahia and The Bay of Islands. The room was great, we chose the King/Twin. It was spotlessly clean and, for us, the bed was very comfortable. Our host, John, is a qualified chef so breakfasts were really good and if the offer is made to enjoy...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure looking after you both. So pleased that you found the King Room and the bed very comfortable. John takes pride in his meals so really pleased for the feedback. Really pleased you had a memorable stay at Longhouse. Talita thanks you for making so much fuss of her!!!!! Once again thanks for your review and...

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

If you are visiting the Bay of Islands this is a perfect stay. Just outside Paihia near Haruru Falls it is in a quiet position. John and Mike are very hospitable hosts-nothing is too much trouble. Our party of 4 stayed in the King and Queen rooms which were spacious and spotlessly clean. There was an enormous selection for breakfast...

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John S, Owner at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi all and thank you for your great review, We are so glad that you enjoyed you stay with us, and sorry we could not have made the weather a little better for you, it was a real pleasure looking after you and glad the you enjoyed all that we had to offer. And we look forward to your next...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful spot in the Bay of Islands, Longhouse is an idyllic place to stay to relax and unwind. We are just 3 km from bustling Paihia for all of the Bay of Islands activities. Two minutes to the amazing Haruru Falls and only ten minutes to Kerikeri. We have three rooms available to our guests. The King room with en-suite, King Size bed (can be made into a twin) is situated at one end of the house for privacy that has its own balcony and entrance. The Queen Room with En-Suite is situated at the opposite end of the house with own entrance and balcony adjoining to the main deck area. The Princess Room is a smaller room and is a shared bathroom with one other room and this has direct access on to the main deck. Delicious Full English or Continental Breakfasts are included in all of the room prices. Dinner is also available by prior arrangement. A two minute drive to Paihia to enjoy your Island Boat Trips, Russell, Waitangi Treaty Grounds and the local Golf Course or just to relax on the local beach. There are plenty of other activities available to you that the Bay Of Islands has to offer. You can explore further by driving to the Top Of New Zealand to Cape Reinga and discover the beautiful beaches en route either on your way up or on your return. With all this on your doorstep come and join us at Longhouse Bed and Breakfast. You won’t regret it. Your hosts John and Mike will look forward to welcoming guests to Longhouse Bed and Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Longhouse Bed and Breakfast

Address: 3 Kaipatiki Rise | Haruru, Paihia 0204, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: ₹ 7,910 - ₹ 9,720 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Longhouse Bed and Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“A super place to stay if in The Bay of Islands area”
 of 5 bubbles louislincoln, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“King room has a small balcony where you can sit and enjoy the sunshine. There is also ample decking and loungers outside.”
 of 5 bubbles Honeybee64711, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Longhouse is located in a quiet cul-de-sac with almost no traffic. Hence all rooms are absolutely quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles judneuschaefer, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Either King or Queen rooms”
 of 5 bubbles happy029, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the queen or king room”
 of 5 bubbles Dany587, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
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