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Bay Cabinz Motel

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everything about this place is above average. My room was modern, comfortable, roomy, well equipped, and exceptionally clean. Hot water was hot and plentiful and the WiFi was fast and free. Like most places there are steps to climb but even at my age of 66, that was no problem ever. The staff are really friendly and cannot do enough...

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Bateau Bay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here over the Easter long weekend and found it to be an excellent base for exploring the Bay of Islands and Northland. The cabins were very comfortable with good views over the Bay of Islands and walking distance to the CBD in Pahia.

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

The view. It’s all about the view. OK it was up a few steps to get to our cabin, but with a glass of wine on the decking overlooking the Bay of Islands it was nothing for a priceless view. The accommodation itself was spacious, modern and super clean with all you want for a comfortable stay. The location is...

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wherever
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Stayed 3 nights here. I selected it for the view over Paihia and the bay. Villa 4 had a view from the balcony and kitchen and also was more private than some of the villas. The kitchen was well equipped with utensils and clean. Full service not provided eg making beds, towels changed each day and rubbish removed only. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The cabins are centrally located in Pahia, some have views of the sea ours you had to be tall & stretch your neck. The cabins get very hot in summer, the large ceiling fan helps but a/c would be better. If you leave the windows & sliding door open to get a breeze blowing through also helps but your then...

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Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A little home away from home. Cant fault this place. Friendly greeting, immaculate room, very quiet, great views, good sleep on comfy bed. This place was recommended to us i am now recommending to you. A few stairs to the indivual cabins on side of hill so elderely may need a hand to get cases up and down. Laundry on...

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Had pre booked two cabins with sea views as part of a road trip around North Island so unsure what to expect. " no worries" it was brilliant - modern yet quirky beautifully clean and really well appointed with microwave, toaster, kettle , fridge and loads of crockery etc. Not "serviced" but bins emptied, beverages replenished and towels changed daily....

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is an unusal motel set into a steep hillside so that there is a walk up to most of the cabins. However the sea view and charming cabins are worth it. The main part is a studio with a separate bedroom. As a couple staying here we found this useful to stow our suitcases. It is a short walk...

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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Belinda and Pete have not overlooked anything to make a stay in their roomy chalets a memorable occasion. Situated amongst a sloping tumble of lush plantings, the setting is picture perfect ...with all widows offering a different exciting vista. Our accomodation had that fresh well looked after feel with a fully appointed kitchen having all the tools of trade. Tea,...

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Great location, clean , well kept, tidy grounds and friendly staff, close to town. Must do walk up through bush at the end of School Road, can walk from Bay Cabinz as only a short distance to start of track , great views at top. Extended our stay in Paihia , so only stayed one night, but wish we had...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 fully self-contained private chalet bungalows overlooking the Paihia village. This sunny elevated eco-complex is set in sub-tropical/native surroundings with bird life, sea and garden views in Central Paihia. Ideal for singles, couples and small families who enjoy a quiet natural environment. Only 300m flat walk to Paihia's cafes, restaurants, shops, beaches and nearby wharf which is the gateway to the beautiful Bay of Islands many tourist attractions and activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Cabinz Motel

Address: 32 - 34 School Road | P.O. Box 182, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: ₹ 5,194 - ₹ 7,858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Cabinz Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Bay Cabinz Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#20 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“I imagine that some of the higher rooms got a better view but just ask if that is a priority.”
mirabitojoseph, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher cabins offer better views but mean more stairs unfortunately.”
JimM725, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be prepared for uncomfortable nights in hot weather”
747trevorb, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a view i requested a seaview.”
Holiday0610, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for sea view but only if you can manage several flights of stairs easily”
415melaniej, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
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