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Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Tau Henare Drive | PO Box 150 (Paihia), Waitangi 2150, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014
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Auckland NZ
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123 reviews 123 reviews
78 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Spouse and self stayed here for 3 x nights. Room was smallish though acceptable for two. About 45 degree water view as part of what would have been 180 degrees view was blocked by the next building. Watched the grass growing in the rain gutter of said next building, Room was clean, and worse has been seen elsewhere. Bathroom was... More

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Hobart, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This property has truly beautiful surrounds. Set on a beautiful and quite area, this resort provides a lovely setting for a family, couple or solo stopover for a few nights. The rooms are adequate however in need of a refurbishment so fairly tired, however the beds are comfy. The best aspect of this resort is definitely the views from the... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The Copthorne is set in lovely grounds and most of the staff were very nice....But I found that the place was a bit tired. Our sheets were threadbare, pillows hard as nails and our towels had seen better days. I was disappointed to find on my first morning that they had just run out of gluten free bread. The next... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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86 reviews 86 reviews
46 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Spent two nights at the Copthorne bay of Islands recently after redeeming a grab one voucher. The hotel is located about a 2 minute car drive/ 15 minute walk from Pahia town center so having your own transport is important unless you don't mind the walk. It is right next to the Witangi Treaty grounds though so convenient if you... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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141 reviews 141 reviews
55 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We were greeted very well on our arrival and all staff kept the customer service level high throughout our 2N stay. We had a superb ground floor king size seaward facing room which was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. It was good to have chairs to relax in as we admired the stunning view as we enjoyed our pre dinner... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I'd recommend this hotel to families as it has a great location by the water, pools, kayak hire nearby, fishing off the dock. Rooms are a little bit dated, but otherwise comfortable, warm and clean. The young gentleman that checked us in & out didn't seem too happy to be doing so. Maybe he was having a bad day. But... More

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sydney
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12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

First the Good. Great location within walking distance of The Treaty House and surrounding grounds. The restaurant and bars are well appointed. We only had breakfast which offered plenty of choice and was very satisfying. We didn't have dinner here but mains are around $30+ so we decided to eat a more modestly in towm. The grounds and pool are... More

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Tina A, Front Office Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear jacksdad100, I appreciate your time giving us some feedback on your stay. It is great to hear that you enjoyed the facilities and the service our staff offered. The resort is definitely a great destination in summer! We take your ocmments on the room seriously and your feedback has been directed to the housekeeping team for further investigation. I... More

Auckland, New Zealand
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155 reviews 155 reviews
55 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stayed in a waterfront ground floor unit with views across the lawns to the bay. This is a great hotel if you have the right room and its worth paying a bit extra to have a sea view room. The ground floor ones have an enclosed porch with ranchsliders to a deck, and these are very pleasant if its... More

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Tina A, Front Office Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Clive, thanks for your feedback. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay in the ocean view room. It is definitely on of the best views in the Bay. We take your feedback seriously on the few things that may have affected your satisfaction and will discuss this review in detail with the management team. The spa pool... More

Hervey Bay, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had 2 nights with a coach tour group. The location is great as it is just out of town, the room was large, good sized bathroom & all exceptionally clean. The only negative was the dining room & bar prices, so be careful.

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Tina A, Front Office Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Sue, thanks for your review. I am pleased to read that we contributed to an enjoyable stay in the Bay of Islands. Our location is definitely unique with some of the best ocean views around. We feel that we offer excellent dining and bar vlaue given our location and facilities; however in your case it appears we failed to... More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We bought a deal off of GrabOne for one night b&b and was quite excited because I know the hotel brand so had a higher expectation than I would usually have. The hotel itself is in walking distance from the Treaty Grounds and just a short drive to the main hub of Paihia. However, as others have mentioned, the room... More

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Tina A, Front Office Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Dear Saffa, thanks for taking the time to write a review. Your feedback is invaluable for us to offer better service and offerings in the future. We have taken onboard your feedback about the decor of the room and will try and address it the best we can. I am pleased to hear you had an overall satisfactory stay and... More

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Address: Tau Henare Drive | PO Box 150 (Paihia), Waitangi 2150, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Waitangi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands 4*
Number of rooms: 180
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