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Austria Motel

36 Selwyn Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Ranked #28 of 42 Hotels in Paihia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The owner was wonderful and gave us lots of ideas of what not to miss in NZ's north. We had a great room, on the front of the units, with a large deck out front, and a small one to the side...sat out every afternoon and evening. Everything was nice and clean and we even got REAL plunger coffee, rather... More 

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France
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74 reviews 74 reviews
32 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I am writing this review today but I stayed at the Austria back in 2009 or 2010/2011 I can't remember exactly but I could find détails if I checked my previous travel détails....lazy? Who ? Me? Well, I was on a OZ-NZ tour for some 18 days and Russell and Cape Reigna were part of the trip. The bad thing... More 

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Ruby Victoria Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Very good location and services that meet all our needs. The free Wi-Fi was there but the signal strength was poor and variable. Ok to do email, whereas not sufficient to surf the net, especially with the dropout.

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Heather E, Owner at Austria Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. I am currently looking into the wifi with Zenbu. More 

Chula Vista, CA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

My husband and I spent one night in the "Deluxe Studio". The room is VERY spacious and comfortable. It was an end unit with a large 2-sided balcony. It is located on the second floor, accessed by stairs (only) and car parking (free) underneath. The unit was spotless. There is a queen bed with a comfortable mattress, 2 large recliner... More 

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Heather E, Owner at Austria Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for lovely review. Just one thing we give 100MB vouchers and these are available as many as one needs each day or we give a 1 KB if people want a lot. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in March. We hadn't pre-booked anything so we just drove along the streets looking at the motels. Austria motel caught our eye as it had good street appeal. The motel is one street back from the waterfront and only a few minutes walk to all the facilities of Paihia. The rooms are one level... More 

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

What a great place to stay, we were there for 12 nights and it was not long enough, Our room was excellent, quiet, spotless, very comfortable. Heather & Laurie are so friendly there is no way anyone could not enjoy their stay here.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

We received a warm welcome at the Austria Motel and some helpful advice about local eateries etc. The hosts are very friendly and obliging, happy to go the extra mile to fulfill our requests. Comfortable bed, spotlessly clean room, trouble-free WIFI and easy walking distance to all amenities. Under cover parking provided free. We were spoiled for choice with local... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

We stayed in the 2-bedroom unit. Staff were friendly. Premises were clean and pleasant. The room had a great view of the bay and there was a balcony big enough for the four of us to sit in as well. Wifi worked well. Walking distance to all the shops and restaurants but at the same time quite private and not... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
17 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

It was our third time in Paihia but our first at Austria Motel and I must say "we missed out on the other two occasions". It suited our needs perfectly, large clean bright units with a small kitchenette, bathroom with shower over a "shub" (very small bath). TV, two recliner chairs, table and chairs, sleeps 3. Plus a balcony with... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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50 reviews 50 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We love staying here, so close to shops and ferry building. The owners are very friendly and always offer to carry our bags to the room. The units themselves are always spotlessly clean and spacious with lots of light. So all in all every stay (we have stayed 3 times) is comfortable and we feel good value for our money... More 

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