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Bounty Motel

3.5 of 5 42 Selwyn Rd | PO Box 170, Paihia 0200, New Zealand (Formerly Paihia Central Motel)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bounty Motel was a fantastic motel. Very clean and modern. Great location, lovely view and walking distance to everything that you need. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend.

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Victoria, Canada
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153 reviews 153 reviews
19 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Motel is an easy walk to the main street with it shops and restaurants. The room is very clean. Access from the parking lot is easy. The counterpoint is the room was exceedingly hot. If there is an upgrade in the works, air conditioning is recommended. There was a fan in the room and the manager supplied us with... More 

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here recently and found the staff that checked me in to be very helpful with some information I required. The room was very clean and tidy. The bathroom had a nice shower, there was plenty of coffee provided in the room and the continental breakfast was nice. Quiet and within walking distance to shops and restaurants in the... More 

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Wellington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Bounty motel pre-Christmas and found it great. Nice and clean and the limited free continental breakfast was a bonus. Our room was recently renovated and was lovely. Our two year old was happy too in the cot and being provided. The managers were cheerful and accommodating. Great location, walking distance to everything.

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is easy being cheerful and accommodating when we have such nice people. If all our families were as good as you our job would be very easy. Thank you also for putting the cot away, we provide them free of charge if dad is prepared to erect them and put them away but not... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The Bounty more than met our expectations. The room was a good size and clean. The wifi worked and our free continental breakfast was a bonus. The manager was friendly and most accomodating - answering questions and making recommendations. Would stay again if the opportunity arose.

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Heathercrest. It is great to know that we meet the expectations of someone with the travelling experience that you have. We also hope you will return to the Bay of Islands on your next trip to NZ. We will be very happy to host you again. More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Had such a fantastic experience with Bounty Inn right from the time of booking. Excellent communication and were very accommodating. The unit was more than i expected for the price we paid. Clean, tidy, fresh linen and well stocked with kitchen supplies. Location was perfect, nice and quiet. Friendly hosts who seem genuine in the way they look after their... More 

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Wow, what can we say, except thank you. We are humbled by your comments. More 

Paeroa, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Very friendly hosts. Were upgraded to 1 bedroom. The Bounty Motel is well located only a few minutes walk to shops and ferry wharf. It is one block back from the main road for quietness. Outdoor furniture on balcony for evening drinks outside with ocean view. Free continental breakfast makes this motel incredibly great value for money. Hosts were great.... More 

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for you review. Thank you also for telling people about the stairs, I know there is a glimpse of the Bay from the outside deck but I also know from personal experience that stairs can be a bit of a problem as we get older. More 

Inverness, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The newly refurbished rooms were clean, comfortable and well equipped. The bed linen in particular was fresh and crisp. It was a pleasure to go to bed. The hotel was only 100 metres from the beach, 200 metres from the shops and cafés and handy for the ferry terminal. The staff were exceptionally helpful and informative.We enjoyed our stay thoroughly... More 

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Thank you James for your nice comments. We always feel very humble when guests "sing our praises" we consider we are just doing our job. Yes we do give a free breakfast on our website to everyone who ticks the optional services box when they book their room. More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We had a queen and single bed setting that included our grandson. this setting was ideal. For the price, we had a comfortable restful stay in a well designed modern unit. The queen bed felt like a million dollars.

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Ngahana H. As you say our back rooms are extremely quiet. We are located in a quiet suburb away from the backpackers and far enough from the restaurants and bars that they don't bother us. More 

Perth, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Located right in the heart of Paihia the bounty was a great motel to stay at. The rooms are modern and comfortable and the staff were friendly and always willing to have a chat. Rooms also have free Wifi ,We have stayed here three times now and will continue to when we return to Paihia

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Jalander42, Manager at Bounty Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. It is always a pleasure to see guests who have stayed with us before. For someone to come back to stay a third time is best review of all. More 

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Address: 42 Selwyn Rd | PO Box 170, Paihia 0200, New Zealand (Formerly Paihia Central Motel)
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bounty Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Bounty Hotel Paihia
Bounty Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia

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