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Marlin Court Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   60, Seaview Rd. | P.O. Box 394, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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Ranked #34 of 43 Hotels in Paihia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 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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Christchurch, New Zealand
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 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... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 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... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 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,... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 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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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I stayed with my family for a few days in early January 2014. The one-bed room apartment on the first floor was tidy with comfortable beds. The balcony outside the lounge provided the tranquility that we needed after a busy tour day. The motel is just a few minutes walk to the beach, ideally located. The swimming pool was open... More 

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Haywards Heath, England, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We (2 adults + 10 & 7 yr old kids) stayed here for 6 nights in a one bedroom unit, which was a good size. The unit was well equipped and the bbq was handy. The kids loved the pool and the wifi worked well. The location is great - easy, flat walk to attractions and swimming beach is also... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This was a very bad experience as I called and booked in for only one night, which I made it very clear with the date and day. I did call before leaving Auckland to confirm my reservation and asked for a confirmation to be sent to us via e mail but was told by the lady over the phone that... More 

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jd426, Owner at Marlin Court Motel, responded to this review

This woman booked two night by telephone, I have owned and run this motel for 11 years and work from a script for bookings, always double checking dates and number of guests. When she booked she knew from the web site that it was two nights min. I believe that she thought she could arrive and just stay one night... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Me and a few friends stayed over the labour day weekend and had a great time! The one bedroom unit had everthing you needed and nice clean roomy showers. John was very helpful with local information and places to eat. Would definitely stay here again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We recently had the opportunity to spend 3 nights at Marlin Court. We had a great time. Our hosts, John and Maureen were very friendly and welcoming and the unit was spotless.The bed was sooooooooooooooooo comfortable, I was very reluctant to get up each morning! The motel is located very close to Paihia central, just a 10 minute leisurely walk,... More 

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Address: 60, Seaview Rd. | P.O. Box 394, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Marlin Court Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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