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Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel
4.0 of 5 Resort   |   27 Kings Rd., Paihia, New Zealand   |  
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Ranked #33 of 44 hotels in Paihia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
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“Value for money”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

Bought a deal on Grabone and it was worth it. We may not had our 2nd dinner (as part of the Grabone deal) as their restaurant was closed on that sunday night, they have made it up though great service and friendly staff.

  • Stayed June 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We were very pleased with our room
It was very spacious, clean and well serviced

There was no view but it was one of the cheaper rooms - it was a very good price
We did not use the resort facilities as it was winter and we were out every day
The free WIFI wasn't very good 50 megabytes which disappeared in a few minutes
Overall a great place to stay -close to everything

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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27 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Room was nice and clean, spacious. Thank you for the complimentary upgrade :) spa pool was beautiful under the stars and we enjoyed the sauna. Close to town centre. Would recommend to other travellers.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Burnley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

I stopped at for 2 nights in March 2013 in a twin room.

Summary
A small hotel located in a quiet area of the town, with friendly staff and fresh and modern rooms.

This review is based on my stay in room 304 which is on the first floor.

The rooms amenities include: 2x double beds, room fan, Sky TV, coffee and tea making facilities with kettle, fridge, iron and board, hair dryer, sofa, balcony with chairs.

Hotel amenities include:- Restaurant, lounge bar, in house tour desk, swimming pool, spa pool, gym, sauna, wifi costs NZ$5 for 90 minutes.

Located at the top end of Paihia where the backpackers lodges are, however just a nice 10 stroll to the shops, restaurants and Pier, just 5 minutes from the beach.

My room (304) was modern, spacious and most importantly clean. Room 304 is located in the block separated from the main hotel via a car park & drive way. The bathroom was large, with a spacious walk in shower.

The feature swimming pool is large and attractive, but is not heated (& was freezing). The spa pool was lovely and hot. However both the spa pool and the swimming pool have access issues if you are unsteady on your feet in any way.

I couldn't access the Wifi network at all during my stay.

Breakfast was included in the room rate and is the standard fare, bacon, sausages, hash browns, tomatoes, beans, mushrooms, selection of breads/toast, cereals, pastries, tea, coffee and fruit juice.

Overall I would happily stop at this hotel again.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Dereham, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

A superb location and lovely little hotel close to beach. Dont miss cooking your own selection of meat on a volcanic stone heated to 400c and placed before you at the table.We were located in top block of rooms uphill but no problem.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Kent
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36 hotel reviews
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

We stayed here 3 years ago and found the hotel very good, but 3 years on it seems ot have gone downhill somewhat and is in need of investment. The room we had was clean but the bathroom let it down. There was build up of calcium around the plug hole which had to be over 4 inches in diameter and about 1/4 inch thick. When I mentioned this to the receptionist I was told that new owners had bought the hotel last year and were working their way through the rooms. In fairness my sister in law and her husband were very pleased with their room next door to us which had received an update

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Stayed one night. Room was very spacious and clean (just a shame the toilet seat was broken).
Only a small resort so location is irrelevant. The hot stone evening meal was good. Breakfast was good with a fair choice. The staff were very helpful and friendly.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel

Address: 27 Kings Rd., Paihia, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#20 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Relax in the tranquil atmosphere of The Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel. Swim in the pool, relax in our spa, enjoy a sauna, work out in our gymnasium or tan yourself in the sunbed. Most of our rooms look over a natural setting of native and subtropical plantings and are available at surprisingly affordable rates. The Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel is located at 27 Kings Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands, New Zealand. It is a short stroll to the ocean and only a 5 minute walk into Paihia town centre. ... more   less 
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Paihia Pacific Hotel Paihia
Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel Bay Of Islands

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