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Admiral's View Lodge & Motel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 63*
US$ 61*
US$ 63*
US$ 61*
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We received a warm family welcome at the hotel on our 5 week trip around NZ. We travelled with our 2 year old daughter and were well catered for, including toys in the room a really nice touch. Nice clean room with all the facilities you could need. Good location close to waterfront, within walking distance of town, shops, cafes...

Thank Owen B
PennyDB, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for you lovely review. Having travelled with small children both in NZ and overseas we understand the challenges you face, sometimes a new toy makes the all the difference!

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We booked an apartment suite at Admiral's View because a google search informed me that it was one of the few motels in Paihia in our price range that allowed 4 guests in two bedrooms (which I thought was strange, but that's another story). Despite the sight-unseen nature of our booking, we certainly were not disappointed.The two rooms were each...

Thank Victoria C
PennyDB, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderfully informative review. I'm glad you found El Cafe, it's a favourite of ours too.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We booked two rooms for two nights and could not fault it. The rooms were spacious, clean, light and well equipped for a short stay. The owners were fantastic and a great source of local information as to where to eat, and places to visit that would suit our family. The chocolate shop in Kerikeri was a treat - thanks...

Thank PollyPocket51
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We had 2 rooms and no complaints. The rooms were spacious and made you feel like you were on holiday. Easy walk to the water. Short walk into town. Restaurants near by. The staff were helpful and accommodating.

Thank bill h
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Great hotel, clean, tidy and spacious rooms! Great views from the spa room and awesome friendly hosts! We loved our stay 😊 highly recommend this motel for your next paihia stay! Nice and easy walk to all the restaurants and beaches. 5 stars😊

Thank amyhF3536JS
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Stayed in the downstairs two-bedroom room. Excellent value for money in winter - not sure what the summer rates are but at $125 per night this was a bargain in June in Paihia. Room very well appointed, full Sky TV (except movie channels), double sinks in bathroom and excellent soundproofing. Hostel nearby loudly celebrating rugby win in street - we...

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We stayed here for 2 brilliant nights. We arrived a couple of hours early ahead of check in but were told this was no problem and could get the room straight away! Then we found out we had been upgraded (bonus!). We had such a lovely warm greeting from Craig who gave us a quick lowdown on the surrounding area,...

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 15 May 2016

The place is excellent... Nice quite location, well furnished 2 bedroom apartment in a quiet little town. The rooms were clean, spacious, well equipped (with a smart TV). Free wifi was the fast. Could borrow the bikes to move around town. The hosts were very helpful and friendly.

Thank 5Patel
PennyDB, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your wonderful review.

Reviewed 14 May 2016

The 6 of us got a 2 bedroom unit and a studio room. The rooms were clean, spacious and well-equipped. Very close to the town centre. Hosts were friendly and helpful too. We totally enjoyed it and would highly recommend Admiral Lodge :)

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PennyDB, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending Admiral's View Lodge and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. The ground floor studio and the two bedroom units are side by side and are perfect for a larger party travelling together.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Admiral's View for 2 nights and would stay again if I'm back in Paihia. Spacious, clean studio room with a sea view. Free wifi and Sky TV. Great in room facilities, including a microwave and fridge, it's in a quiet location (just a 10 minute walk from the centre of Paihia) and has very friendly staff. Highly...

Thank LondonLaura84
PennyDB, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, our staff love to hear appreciation of their work. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly 4+star self-contained and serviced motel in a central location. Relax and enjoy the view to the sea from the sunny balcony or patio of most units. Admirals View Lodge is well located for walking to all your Paihia activities and attractions - plus tours pick up daily from the motel. We are close to the Paihia beach (only 1 block, 250m) but benefit from a peaceful location away from Paihia's main road. Let us help you plan your trip to see the Bay of Islands and the famous Hole in the Rock. Take a bus on an exciting journey to Cape Reinga or enjoy the thrill of swimming with dolphins. Enjoy a ferry ride to Romantic Russell or soak up the history at Waitangi Treaty Grounds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Admiral's View Lodge & Motel

Address: 2 Macmurray Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: ₹ 3,359 - ₹ 7,621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Admiral's View Lodge & Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Admirals View Hotel
Admiral's View Lodge & Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#3 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#4 Best Value Hotel in Paihia
#5 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“all rooms would be fine”
1953nigel, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quiet location”
MIkeSuzie, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Good view of the bay (if on second floor)”
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“Choose one of the balcony rooms for a lovely view over the Bay”
GuidoBrunetti, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I think the upper floor gives the best views.”
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