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Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands

4.5 of 5 58 Seaview Road | Paihia, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've travelled north land around mid January 2015, and stayed a night in most hotels on our way. Scenic Hotel was a nice one. Friendly staff around the hotel. It was Asia Cup, me and my husband came back to hotel late night and had few drinks at bar while watching our game on the bar'TV till late...we really appreciate... More 

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On the outskirts of Paihia, this hotel is in the perfect location as it is quiet but very close to all amenities. Staff very helpful, rooms extremely spacious and clean, good bathroom, and you can park your car right outside your door! Toiletries were in abundance and good quality. We would definitely stay again, and would look at other Scenic... More 

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for posting a review on Tripadvisor. As you state we are a short walk to the centre of town , but far enough away to be quiet and peaceful. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager. More 

Sydney, Australia
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822 reviews 822 reviews
235 hotel reviews
332 helpful votes 332 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The weather had let me down and I drove through torrential rain to what is known as the tropical playground of New Zealand...just not today. Located on the main road into town, I was checked in very efficiently, parked my car and dodged the raindrops to get to my room. My luggage was brought in by a helpful porter. The... More 

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for posting a review on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager. More 

Auckland NZ
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We (my two children aged 7 and 4 and I) stayed at the Scenic on Friday 23 to Sunday 25th of January. We found the room to be very spacious, the beds lovely and the bathrooms more than adequate. The facilities were great - my children loved the pool! We found a great deal on the hotel's website for bed... More 

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for posting your comments on Tripadvisor. We pride ourselves on guest service and are pleased that we were able to help your daughter and yourself when she feel ill. We look forward to hosting you again. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager More 

Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel has clean, spacious and comfortable rooms. The hotel also features a nice foyer and bar/restaurant area. The wifi is good in the rooms, and is free to access. The bathroom was spacious and offered a good array of provided products. The only disappointments were the lack of air-conditioning, and the lack of water view from the hotel and... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at our property. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights as part of a package tour . Lovely rooms, very spacious, clean and comfortable. Quality of toiletries was excellent. Bed and pillows extremely comfortable . Thoroughly enjoyed the stay -would look at booking other scenic hotels and would recommend to others .

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager More 

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, comfortable & spacious, everything our family of 4 needed, beautiful grounds in a most amazing location in the Bay of Islands. Excellent customer service, in particular the chef & staff during our much too short stay. My husband was lucky enough to catch a Kingfish on a shared fishing charter from Paihia wharf which the Scenic's chef cooked to... More 

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are glad the efforts made by the chef and his team made your holiday memorable. I hope the fish stories continue for many years. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager More 

Coffs Harbour, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is walking distance to the town centre and restaurants. it is about a 10 minute stroll along the main drag and is close to the bay itself. The marina is very accessable as well as the treaty ground which is a 10 minute drive way. The rooms are well equipped and it has ample parking. I was also... More 

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Tripadvisor. As you state ,the hotel is located a short walk from the centre of town. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager. More 

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely, clean, nicely furnished rooms, amazing welcome and great location. Easy walk to nearby restaurants and shops, ferry to Russell and attractions. Very happy with our short break away to a hotel with such friendly hospitality, thanks. They had a pillow menu to choose your preferred pillow option which is neat.

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for taking the time to post comments on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. As you state the hotel is ideally located ,a short walk from the town centre. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich General Manager. More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a 4.5 star hotel, which is a fact that I am really puzzled by. We stayed in the hotel at the beginning of this year(2015) in a room with one double bed and one single bed. While the hotel is conveniently located, and staff are friendly enough, the facilities are disappointing. They advertised for free wifi, but... More 

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rossbboi, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for posting a review on Tripadvisor. You obviously stayed at our property during the busy Xmas New Year period .Reading your comments you stay in a disabled room. These rooms do have wet area floors and as such for Health and Safety reasons , no power points are allowed by Council by laws in the bathrooms..... More 

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Address: 58 Seaview Road | Paihia, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands 4.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
Scenic Hotel Paihia
Scenic Hotel Bay Of Islands Paihia
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Paihia
#16 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#17 Family Hotel in Paihia
#17 Romantic Hotel in Paihia

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