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Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia

104 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we booked a room that sleeps 4, but then at the last minute upgraded to a suite...it was the best decision ever!! Great room, view, balcony, facilities, did I mention the view!! We loved our stay, close to shops and bars, the kids got their own pull out beds in the lounge, whilst we had our own bed too..It was... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are clean, comfortable with king beds.. the hotel is well maintained and have a gym, pool and spa. the staff is courteous and friendly.. They gave us free cycles to explore the city. It is a short walk from the hotel to the city center from both sides. Though rooms do not have a sea view, but can... More 

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Darmstadt, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is nicely situated at the beach although most of the rooms have do not have a sea view. It is only short walk to the city center. My room was of good size and clean. The bed was comfortable and the staff was helpful and friendly.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This property is in a great location by the sea and a short walk to bars and restaurants . It has a large number of rooms but only a few at the front have sea views so you would need to ask for this if that is important. It has a great outdoor swimming pool for summer and a spa... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I was extremely disappointed with accommodation at the Kingsgate and would have to say it was the most basic accommodation of our entire tour of New Zealand. I realise we would have to have been staying in the "poor man's section" as the building opposite looked heaps more up to date. Have to say though it was clean but definitely... More 

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Alex M, Owner at Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback but I am a little surprised at your comments considering the very positive comments we have been receiving recently. We do not have a "poor man's section" in our hotel. Although the 3 buildings we have were built at different times all the rooms have been totally refurbished in the last 5 years and are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Stayed recently over long weekend... For such a large complex I was impressed with everything - Clean, Well maintained building/facilities/gardens/rooms... Great friendly staff & plenty on hand always smiling... Room was just what we needed for trip away... Beds were not amazing however a very nice new bed at home probably highlighted this! Lol Very happy & would stay again

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We stayed at the hotel for two nights with a special offer purchased online. The highlight of the stay was definitely the location of the hotel. The view from our room wasn't fantastic (I am going to assume that for the other rooms available in the hotel as they've designed the rooms to face each other), but the check-in and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Good location, clean and big room, comfortable bed. A lot of facilities were provided, spa, swimming pool, gym. The room was warm even it was raining and cold outside. Staffs were friendly, check in & check out were easy. I got the 2 nights stay for a special, so really can't fault it for that price. I think it would... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

been there for a week comfortable for every things nice view from restaurant good food Staff on hotel are friendly. The rooms are clean and adequate reasonable price The location was excellent, lovely pool and within walking distance to everything

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Amazing service we got to look at what room we wanted to chose from The ladies were so kind and helpful.after our check out time they allowed our car to stayed parked there while we had a few more things to.see and do. The cocktails were amazing and breakfast the next morning in the restaurant was so yummy. Highly recommend... More 

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