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Admiral's View Lodge

#8 of 43 Hotels in Paihia
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2 McMurray Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice place to stay for the budget minded traveler. Property is a short walk to wharf area. Small kitchen to eat meals in. Bed very comfortable. SkyTv service has programs from around the world. They have bikes to borrow and a golf course is a short distance away.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 2nd visit to the Admirals Lodge as we were so pleased with the accommodation the first time. It is within easy walking distance from the town centre yet away from the noise. The 2 upstairs apartments both have lovely balconies with a sea view and are spacious. Also spa baths which were great especially during the winter.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Massive room, great facilities, spotlessly clean and great hosts all at a reasonable price. The motel is a little off the main drag but that also means its a bit quieter. A really good choice and great value in Paihia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic service. Arrived late, greeted on arrival with smiles and room already heated (middle of winter). Early call request, newspapers and milk delivered bang on time every morning. Great rates and service with a smile. Highly recommended.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

My wife and I stayed at the Admirals View Lodge and found the Manager " Debbie" to be a wonderful host who allowed us to come and go as we pleased > The Room was both extremely clean and bright with good heating form a reverse cycle air conditioner The position of the room was private and quite large.It is... More 

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Penellie, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review and your lovely comments about Debbie. We think she is a star and it is nice to know others do too! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

A well located motel in a part of Paihia which consists of hotels. motels and residential properties. The Admiral's View Lodge had a fairly modern (let's say late 1990's) feel about it, was clean, and did its job well. The main part of town was still within a reasonable walking distance, and there was a bottle shop around the corner... More 

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Penellie, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review, we really appreciate the amount of information you have passed on to our future guests. Your comments on the size of the garden rooms are spot on, they are ideal for 2 people, or 2 people and a small child. More 

Birch Bay, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We were part of a group of frequent travelers from various parts of the world who chose this part of New Zealand as our destination this year. This is a lovely independent motel of the kind no longer so commonly seen in the U.S.A. We encountered a friendly greeting and efficient check-in upon arrival. Our room was spacious, well kept,... More 

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Penellie, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review and we appreciate the detail you have provided our future guests. I hope you all enjoyed your time in Paihia as much as we enjoyed hosting you. More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

A very nice property. The greeting was friendly and the location was within walking distance of beach and next door to one of the concert venues. The decor to the room was modern and clean. Recommended.

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Penellie, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Admiral's View Lodge and your kind words. We are indeed well placed for the festivals, close enough to the venues but still a quiet retreat if needed. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

As before we had a spacious, comfortably furnished room on the upper level. Room tastefully furnished, good wi-fi, everything spotless, comfortable bed and quiet. Location is good as town is within walking distance. Host most helpful with restaurant, store and driving directions for the island. Would return.

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Penellie, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for coming back to see us! And thank you for the lovely review, we hope to see you again in another 10 years ... or sooner! More 

Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

A group of 7 couples staying here this weekend and arrived at 7:15pm (thankfully before the 8pm front desk close). We were advised how to get to our rooms, and we found Room 7 at the top of the steps. Pleasantly surprised by the size and the desk overlooking the street (but hardly noisy as traffic flow isn't huge. We... More 

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Penellie, Manager at Admiral's View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing Admiral's View Lodge for your group visit, it looked like you were having a brilliant time. Don't worry we would not have closed at 8pm if you had not arrived, we always try to contact you or wait until you have arrived before we close up. More 

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