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Pioneer Waterfront Apartments

44 Marsden Road, Bay Of Islands, Paihia, New Zealand
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Ranked #9 of 24 Paihia B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Pioneer Apartments for a week in March 2015, you cannot fault this accommodation. The hosts, Mark and Viv, were more than helpful and make you feel very at home in your "home away from home" and provide helpful information to ensure a pleasant stay. The location is outstanding. Ocean across the road, restaurants and eats merely metres... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Spent 3 nights here on our honeymoon. Lovely intimate apartment close to the beach and fantastic restaurants x Thank you Mark and Viv for your great hospitality. :) Will be def recommending this place to aussies back home. :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

StAyed for two nights after two nights in Auckland. Fabulous apartment, clean, modern and of high quality. Wonderful sea front balcony - perfect to sit and watch the world go by. Central location. Amazing views. So glad we stayed here!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I stayed here for five nights with my wife on a larger trip to New Zealand and the Cook Islands and this was our favorite place. It would be hard to improve on anything at this place. Mark was a great host to the apartments and was very resourceful and friendly. It was a little too chilly for the main... More 

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Tasmania, Australia
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52 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Some places would be hard to improve on, and this is one of them. What you get is a very spacious, very clean and very well-equipped 2-bedroom low-rise apartment right on the Paihia waterfront and just a short stroll to shops and some really good restaurants. The view from the front apartments by day and by night is spectacular; uninterrupted... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Stayed 4 nights in spacious 2 bedroom apartment. Clean, comfortable and well situated property to enjoy Paihia. Walking distance to shops, restaurants and wharf where all the action is. Viv was hosting the resort whilst her family were away and had her hands full with the pool being upgraded but managed our requests with ease and a friendly smile. Beds... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights. Very well appointed apartment, you're not lacking for anything, it's all here. Apartment is very roomy, and nice and snug. The spa bath is nice on a cold night. Situated close to the shops, and the beach is right across the road.

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Warkworth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Not our first time in Paihia but definitely the best so many options for accomadation it is hard to know where to go. After staying at the Pioneer Waterfront Apartments we wouldn't stay anywhere else. For a family getaway the apartments are amazing spacious, clean and comfortable there was everything we needed and more. The view from our apartment was... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Nothing to complain about! Nice space. Clean. Nice helpful owner! Best bed I ever slept in!!! 2 bedrooms in the apartment. Would absolutely stay here again!............................................

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Been coming here for 4years will be back to stay every year for as long as we can .MARK VIV AND BOYS ARE FANTASTIC HOST FEEL LIKE PART OF THE FAMILY . :-D plenty of help of when to go and what to do. Never get bored relaxing at the apartments beautiful views taken from the deck or his looking... More 

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