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Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia

3.5 of 5 104 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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corlette
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel the best one on our 16 day tour of NZ.Clean room with separate toilet, bath shower.Hotel has a lovely pool games room and well kept gardens.Very helpful staff.Beautiful views of the waterfront and buffet meals were lovely.Walking distance to pier and shops.

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

Thank you for your feedback and I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Regards More 

Whangerei
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant hotel. If you are looking for somewhere for kids to enjoy themselves, great pool, games room, simple rooms, (ours had a fantastic bathroom), then this hotel is a great choice. The food was average, although breakfast was really good, but the kids loved the simplicity of the food, and a good choice on the menu.

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

Thank you for your feedback and I am pleased your kids had a great time. Our swimming pool has certainly been getting a lot of use over the last few weeks. Regards More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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45 reviews 45 reviews
23 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a couple of nights at this hotel. It is fabulously situated on the waterfront, metres from the shops and restaurants. The room was very clean and spacious. The bathroom had a good sized walk in shower (water pressure a bit weak). The beds were very comfortable- we had a double and a single in our room. TV was... More 

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

Thank you for your feedback and I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Both the group and ourselves are continually reviewing our wifi policy and charges however at the moment we believe that the fairest option is to charge for using wifi as the majority of our guests don't use this facility and they would end up paying in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked late from the net looking for somewhere close to the pier because I was fishing at dawn the following morning. My expectations were low, after all it is a tourist area. In the event, my room (309) didn't have a view but nor did I expect or want one for the price I paid. I have stayed in... More 

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

I hope your fishing trip was also enjoyable and successful. Regards More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here during the Bay of Islands Jazz Festival. It was perfect for location, close to town and the wharf. Breakfast was really enjoyable, really fresh and even homemade fruit preserves. And of course, the water front view made it extra special. Our room was standard however very clean, quiet and comfortable beds. Definitely stay here again in the... More 

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Thank you for your response. Regards More 

Vashon, Washington, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was a suite with a deck that overlooked the bay. FANTASTIC VIEW at a good price! Hotel was convienent to the dock and downtown stores. It had cooking facilities and a refrig. WiFi was free and we had a very good connection.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at Paihia a little tired from our journey, but when we saw our hotel for the next 2 nights, we had a new lease on life. Right on the front over looking the water, it was a sight to behold. Our room was just as we expected, sparkling, every modern convenience, the bed linen was first class as... More 

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

Thank you for your positive feedback. I have passed your comment onto our staff. Regards More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We have stayed here every year for the last five years when the ocean swim race takes place. Central to shops, restaurants and with stunning views, this is a lovely place to stay. The receptionist was really helpful on arrival also. Good sized rooms with spacious bathrooms also. The breakfast is great value for money. 15.00 for continental all you... More 

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Thank you for your feedback and I am pleased you had a good weekend. Regards More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

we have stayed here on numerous occasions and it has also been good value for money, but in this instance was not great, the room we were given were covered in ants. was also quite disheartened that I had to pay $20 if I wanted to use wi fi for a longer period. they do charge $6 per hour. most... More 

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

Thank you for your feedback and I am pleased that you have enjoyed your previous visits and I apologise that this visit was not so great. We do occasionally do have problems with ants but this is normally when someone leaves food in their room. In such cases we get the pest exterminator in to fix the problem asap. Our... More 

Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The views from the bar at Kingsgate are super. Really good bar staff who had a fantastic sense of humour. The evening buffet meals were outstanding with oysters , green lip mussels and prawns at every meal for a starter. Plenty to choose from. Rooms could be a bit noisy as they backed on to the car park but that... More 

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Thank you for your feedback and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. Regards More 

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Additional Information about Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia

Address: 104 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia 3.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#16 Family Hotel in Paihia
#18 Romantic Hotel in Paihia

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