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Breakwater Motel

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  • Excellent76%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Same room too, giving us excellent diagonal view out over the ocean. 3 nearby supermarkets made breakfast provisioning easy, and dinner was doable too. Walkable to Waitangi, Russell pedestrian ferry and Huranga Falls was particularly convenient. Ken & Lyn run a tight ship, and it...More

Thank HonestopinionWW
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 24 January 2018

Hi HonestopinionWW Wonderful to welcome you back! Sincere thanks for your glowing review and hopefully we will see you again. Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This was a great place to stay. Close to the centre of town. We arrived very late after a flight and long drive to Paihai and the manager had our room ready for us with a note at reception letting us know which room and...More

Thank Tony L
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 24 January 2018

Hi Tony L Thank you for a lovely review and glad to know you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 11 January 2018

The motel has rooms with sea view but we booked an inside apartment (with kitchenette) Apartment was small but was more than adequate for our two night stay. Since they were inside the campus there was not much traffic noise. The whole complex is in...More

Thank Nick S
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 13 January 2018

Hi Nick S Thank you for your great review of your stay in our Studio Suite. Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 10 January 2018

The thing that really separates hotels from each other is not only the price, location or even reviews, such as this one. What I can contribute is that your hosts at the Paihia Breakwater Motel are excellent. The motel is great as well, but the...More

Thank DavidKlease
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 13 January 2018

Hi DavidKlease We are beaming with pride...thank you ever so much for your kind words. As owner operators we are most passionate about our motel and do our utmost to ensure that every guest has a memorable stay with us. Best Regards Ken and Lyn...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

We stayed here in December for 6 nights, the views were great, We booked a room with sea views and you could wake up to the sound of the waves. Bed was comfortable, everything nice, clean and tidy. You hear the road noise if you...More

Thank poundingfeet
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 13 January 2018

Hi poundingfeet Thank you for your glowing detailed review of your stay in a Waterfront Suite. Kind Regards Lyn

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$ 96 - US$ 177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#1 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
#3 Business Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 96 - US$ 177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#1 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
#3 Business Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (103)
Dining (3)
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BrianH422
5 May 2017|
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Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
Hi Brian We do have both Waterfront Suites (ocean view) and Lower Seaview Suites (no ocean view) available for February and March 2018. Do have a look at our website for great images and descriptions of the units... More
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Stu I
22 April 2017|
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Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
Hi Stu Thanks for your enquiry. We do offer free wireless onsite. We would appreciate the origin of the complaints you are referring to. Many thanks Kind Regards Lyn
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Stu I
22 April 2017|
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Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
Hi Stu Breakwater Motel is a motel with rooms that are self contained and serviced daily. Kindly refer to our website for the room options we offer. breakwatermotel co nz Thank you Kind Regards Lyn
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"Delux Suite Room (1st Floor) with Sea View is the only way to go!"
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"Try for an ocean facing room, worth the extra money."
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"Stay in waterfront suite for the picture view of sea and large, comfortable accommodations."
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"One of the best views in town if you ask for a room that overlooks the beach."
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