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Dargaville
Reviewed 2 February 2015

we stayed for 1 night as a birthday treat. It is a clean moderately comfortable motel. Dont expect luxury but it was cheap and close to everything in Paihia. the lack of free wifi as advertised was disappointing.

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Dunedin
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Good two bedroom apartment a short walk from the beach and main area of Paihia. Our toaster was broken but that was quickly replaced when pointed out. Would definitely stay again as the hosts were friendly and rooms more than serviceable.

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Thank Rebecca B
Whangaparaoa, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

We booked 3 nights over New Years at the last minute...think it was probably the last room left in the Bay so were lucky to be there. Booked a 2 bedroom unit, very clean and tidy and newly decorated. Well equiped kitchen although provision of extras such as a salt and pepper shaker and daily replenishing of the tea and...

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Thank Helen H
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We were booked in for 6 nights at this hotel over the New Year period. I was impressed with how spacious our 1 bedroom room was. There was enough room to include a foldout sofa bed and a single free standing bed. The balcony was also big. The bathroom was tidy but unfortunately had a strong odor of B.O -...

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1Thank Missdelac
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2015

I don't usually write reviews, but I was not at all impressed with this motel. We stayed here over the xmas/ new years break this year and we did not feel the accommodation was up to standard. Overall, we felt we paid more then it was worth. The website clearly states free wifi, there is free wifi - however it...

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3Thank margie641
Melbourne
Reviewed 16 November 2014

We booked this by phone approx.. a week before and I am always apprehensive about booking ahead. We were totally surprised it was very spacious and very clean. The manager was very courteous and helpful. It was a short walk from the town along the beach front. Also value for money.

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2Thank FandM_9
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 October 2014

If you are looking for a comfortable motel with very friendly service, in a reasonable price range Marlin Court Motel is well situated in Paihia It is on the road coming into town from the south and less than 300 mtrs from the main street & foreshore. With a good selection of Cafes' with in 5 mins walk plus the...

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1Thank Richard G
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2014

I never usually write reviews but here goes, the service is disgusting as are the rooms, they smelt like damp clothes. The owners are so rude and it just proves that when you read their responses to reviews! What kind of owner divulges personal info about what people have been up to the night before (or the same night) as...

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2Thank Wendy M
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 March 2014

I made a reservation at Marlin Court Motel, for 7 people, three couples and one single, for 3 nights. I requested a two-bedroom unit, and two studios, but as there was only one studio available, Maureen kindly offered a one-bedroom unit at the same rate as a studio. I also asked if a discount was available for the multi booking,...

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5Thank JuneS327
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 January 2014

We stayed here with our small dog, the owners were very friendly, even looking after our dog for a few hours the morning we were due to leave so we could do a few things in town, Great prices and nice spacious room

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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Marlin Court Motel is probably the best motel in Paihia! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marlin Court Motel

Address: 60 Seaview Road | P.O. Box 394, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: ₹ 3,984 - ₹ 8,837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marlin Court Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ours had a sea view...”
 of 5 bubbles jackc825, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you should travel with a pet, see if you can get a courtyard room.”
 of 5 bubbles pearlNorthampton, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the road side rooms”
 of 5 bubbles BigKiwi31, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Request fully cleaned linens specifically, ask to be placed side by side if you book more than one room.”
 of 5 bubbles nahfree, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask to be away from the main road, its not noisy, but could be in peak holiday times”
 of 5 bubbles Geoffl01, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
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