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Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands

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Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands has a sub-tropical resort ambiance, with island-influenced architecture, beautifully landscaped grounds and light airy rooms. Situated at the entrance to the seaside town of Paihia, it’s a pleasant stroll into town to access the main wharf, visitor activities, fine dining and shopping. Whether you are here for business or pleasure, the relaxed atmosphere of Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands will melt away your stresses in moments. The entire property has been extensively refurbished and expanded, and the attention to detail will impress you. As our guest you will enjoy: A choice of accommodation styles including standard, superior and deluxe rooms. Beautifully presented guest rooms, with earthy tones, splashes of colour, and quality room amenities. Excellent hotel facilities, including swimming pool, ample parking, wireless Internet and comprehensive conference facilities. Quality, relaxed dining and socialising in our licensed restaurant, and lounge bar. Easy walking access to Paihia’s main wharf, shops and local attractions. Our lush sub-tropical gardens, with water features and feature lighting, are attractive and relaxing by day and night.
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Multilingual Staff
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The hotel is well located for the town and beach. Rooms are huge with comfy beds and a good shower. Bathrooms could be better designed so that you can actually see in the mirror. Breakfast was very good. Nice swimming pool.
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We enjoyed 3 nights at the Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands. The rooms were well appointed and maintained. AC worked well and the bathroom was spacious. The rooms were cleaned daily and overall the facilities where well maintained. The bedding was very soft and comfortable and perfect
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Drove from Auckland to here, ground floor room with patio surrounded by plants and the wonderful sound of the native birds. Truly peaceful. Wish we had longer here, great room, big bathroom and friendly staff. Photo of room & out of the patio.
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Response from RamonJ318, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands
Responded 4 weeks ago
Good afternoon Debs P, Thank you very much for your 5/5 rating and amazing review via www.tripsadvisor.com. We pride ourselves on our peaceful settings and it is certainly pleasing to read that you enjoyed your stay. I have passed your kind words about the friendly staff onto the team. We sincerely hope you have the chance to visit us again soon, Kind regards, Ramon James - Hotel Manager
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12 colleagues stayed here for work. Rooms modern, well appointed, and quiet. Only issue some had was long waits for evening meals. Otherwise no real issues. Handy to central Paihia. Walking distance. Staff friendly.
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Response from RamonJ318, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands
Responded 29 Oct 2018
Good morning JBNZ1969, Thank you very much for your online review and rating via www.tripadvisor.com You are quite right, our location and rooms are testament to how well we do and why we have so many repeat guests who love staying here. It is pleasing to read about our friendly team too. We do hope to see you again very soon, Kind regards, Ramon James - Hotel Manager
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The hotel is in a wonderful peaceful spot with native birds singing in the mornings. Lovely and quiet for a restful stay. Can't fault the location and cleanliness of the hotel at all. Well done.
Unfortunately we had booked a deluxe room and I wasn't aware that it was a twin q
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Response from RamonJ318, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands
Responded 29 Oct 2018
Good morning Katrina P, Thank you very much for your online review and rating via www.tripadvisor.com It is pleasing to read you were happy with our location, cleanliness and rooms. I have passed your comments onto our Food and Beverage departmental managers for review in an effort to avoid it happening again. We pride ourselves on our service and great food, but appear to have let ourselves down. We do hope to see you again very soon, Kind regards, Ramon James - Hotel Manager
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Is there a hairdryer in the room?
Sorry you will have to ask the resort about hairdryers -I cant remember
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Do you do a Roast Dinner on a Sunday please?
No. We run and A La Carte menu as well as a buffet on certain nights.
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Do you do a Roast Dinner on a Sunday please?
Sorry I go not know however the hotel is very traditional so I would expect so. If not the hotel is very near the centre of Paihia where there are a number of restaurants where I would expect one would provide a roast option Enjoy this beautiful part of NZ
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hi, when booking how do i select kids under 12, do they count as normal guests
If you go to Scenic Hotel website there is a space to book children under 12.
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Is this hotel on the beach, or is there a view of the water from Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands?
No. The Scenic Hotel y of Islands is 150mtrs back from the beach and there are no water views.
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"Large complex, rear rooms are the quietest. But if you dont want to walk far then ask to be near reception area"
"I always prefer ground floor."
"Get and upper floor room overlooking the botanic courtyard and backing on to the woods."
"All rooms seem to be quiet, hotel very close to the main shopping area and harbour. Very little noise from the air-con noise."
"Stairs only for 1st floor rooms could be a problem for some."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 105 - US$ 239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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scenic hotel paihia
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
114
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