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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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Kettering, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Chalet style rooms, good quality usual Scenic beds - wonderful. Easy walk to town / ferry etc. Self laundrette available Wifi available. Breakfast ok - nothing exceptional. Would use again with no problems

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Goslar
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You get a good value for your money. Our room was modern, good bathroom and very good bed. our room didn't have a view, but we did not care anyway. We would stay again but skip the breakfast, that wasn't bad, but a bit under standard. Since we were looking for a modern and quiet room, the scenic was the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided it was time to return to the Bay of Islands and returned to a hotel that we had stayed at many years ago, and we were definately not let down. The rooms are probably some of the best rooms that we have stayed in world wide, right down to the choice of pillows! spotlessly clean with up to date... 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 place a review on Tripadvisor. We are glad that once again we met your expectation. We look forward to welcoming you back to our property. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here as part of an escorted trip around NZ, lovely rooms in a fab setting but what makes me give it top marks is the customer servce. I left an earring at the hotel and emailed to ask if had been found and got a swift email response to say they had it and where could they send... More 

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

Dear Guest. We are happy we were able to get your earing back to you. We pride ourselves on customer service and am glad to have met your expectations. Should you travel to NZ again we would welcome you back gladly. Kind Regards Ross Brljevich. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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46 reviews 46 reviews
4 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked the structure and layout of the hotel. The rooms were neat, tidy, modern and fresh. Great room service and food. I loved the surroundings and walk to the town centre. Its stone throw away from the main attractions and ferry.

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

Dear Guest. Thank you for placing a review on Tripadvisor. As you state the hotel is a close distance from all the facilities in the Bay of Islands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards Ross More 

California
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69 reviews 69 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely landscaped grounds and spacious, nicely decorated, clean room. Bed was very plush and comfortable. Location is a few blocks away from main town, which makes it relaxing and quiet, but you won't have a water view if that it your intention. Nice selections for continental breakfast. Hot breakfast also available.

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

Dear Guest. Thank you for placing a review on Tripadvisor. Our staff pride themselves on giving great customer service . I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards Ross More 

Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Loved this hotel! It felt like we were somewhere in Fiji... The room was a great size, clean and fresh. It was very quiet when we were there, which meant lots of privacy. The restaurant was great, breakfast was good. The staff were all excellent, particularly in the restaurant. Room service was good, but expensive. Welcome drink on arrival was... 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. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards Ross More 

Lyttelton, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

It is a large hotel meaning some rooms are a good walk from reception/dining. Rooms very nicely appointed. The ones at the back (the 800's) back on to bush and a very quiet indeed. Breakfast is the standard buffet aimed at the coach market. It is good, but not outstanding.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and would welcome you back in the future. Kind Regards Ross More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Our 3rd stay and as great as ever. We so enjoyed this place that we got the same room as last time, that is upstairs in the block at the back. Very quiet. Again, as always, excellent staff, service, and surroundings. On perhaps a lighter note, sad to see the big trees in the courtyard gone, along with the Tuis... 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 positive review on Tripadvisor. As you stated ,it is a shame that a storm damaged the large trees and we had to cut them down. We are doing some planting shortly and these will be replaced. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Ross More 

NZ
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Good room, clean and tidy-everything you needed. Nice dinner and awesome breakfast. Very friendly and helpful staff. We stayed the weekend and arrived early. Staff allowed us to check in early too. Would stay again.

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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. We take pride in providing good service and great meals. We would welcome you back again. Kind Regards Ross 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:
#4 Business Hotel in Paihia
#14 Family Hotel in Paihia
#15 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#17 Romantic Hotel in Paihia

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