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Pioneer Waterfront Apartments

4.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   44 Marsden Road, Bay Of Islands, Paihia, New Zealand
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Ranked #13 of 23 Paihia B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    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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    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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Auckland, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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 via mobile

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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Cardiff, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Lovely resort and great accommodation. I agree with the other reviewers, the hosts work really hard to make all their guests feel really welcome. A tropical storm hit whilst we were staying, but our place was fine, due to the effort Mark and Viv put in beforehand. Spacious, well located, and very comfortable appartment, we would love to return there... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We had 9 days in this lovely apartment from 10-19 March 2014 and would thoroughly recommend it. Mine hosts Viv and Mark go the extra mile to help and make you feel at home. The apartment was spacious, with TV in lounge and master bedroom and a kitchen a pleasure to cook in. We look forward to returning.

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Downers Grove, IL, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

First, Paihia is a nice small beach community in The Bay of Islands on the North Island of New Zealand. The city is small enough to walk from end to end, but filled with many restaurants, bars, and shops. If you plan on playing Kauri Cliffs Golf Course, I would definitely choose Paihia over Kerikeri as your home base. Pioneer... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This apartment is great. it has a magnificent view of the Bay and beach opposite . We had a 2 bedroom apartment at the front and top. The rooms wee spacious and the kitchen is big. The hosts are very helpful too.

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Canberra, Australia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
18 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

As noted by many, Mark is very helpful. Paihia is a great place to do as little or as much as you like, in our case chilling out and relaxing. The only minor downside with the location of the apartments is that when the local bars close, you may get some noise in the early hours from drunken revellers walking... More

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Baulkham Hills, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

This is a lovely block of apartments, it has quality fit out with everything you could possibly need including the BBQ, and dishwasher. The spa and swimming pool clean and fab to relax in. And the management a dream team. Would stay again without a doubt, we stayed for four nights.

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Address: 44 Marsden Road, Bay Of Islands, Paihia, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Pioneer Waterfront Apartments 4.5*
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Fully equipped and serviced 2 bedroom apartments in Paihia, gateway to the Bay of Islands. All apartments have spa baths, full kitchen, dining lounge area and patio with BBQ. On site pool and hot spa. Ticketing facilities for local tours, cruises and activities. 3 minute walk to Paihia Village and Maritime Centre. Restaurants right next door. Your Bay of Islands home away from home. ... more   less 
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