We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Absolute Bliss Apartments

Traveler (25)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (7)
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
About
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Two Apartments on one level of this multi level home,set up high to get the wonderful views.and One Bed and Breakfast Room located upstairs in owners home. in Central Paihia,located a few minutes walk to restaurants, cafes, beach, shops and the wharf in Paihia.Easy access with a central Lift,or easy stairs The house has 3 levels and 2 huge surround balconies with magnificent Sea views across to Russell, and surrounded by native bush. Water views from inside and outside, house north facing. Every Room has a King bed,and Ensuite Bathroom and there is 1 single bed available.All rooms have an option of Breakfast,but is Complimentary in the Bed and Breakfast Room.Plenty of Safe off street parking at top of drive up Free Wifi,and Laundry available for Guests.All Rooms have access to Bbq,s,and outdoor living on surround Balconies to enjoy the stunning Sea views. Air-Condtioning/Heat Pump,Complimentary Tea and Coffee,and Bathroom amenities,Bathrobes,,Multi channel Tv,and Apartments have well equipped Kitchenettes. Tour desk and assistance available by experienced hostess.
Read more
Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room features
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Charming
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Kerikeri Airport9 mi
Whangarei Airport37 mi
See all nearby hotels
Nearby restaurants
See all nearby restaurants
Nearby attractions
See all nearby attractions
Reviews (58)
Filter reviews
55 results
Traveler rating
49
5
0
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
49
5
0
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beautiful apartment short walk self catering marilyn driveway host tuis russell views accommodation elevator bay bush steepest township units
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 55 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Marilyn's B&B is a real treasure: - location is great with breathtaking view over the Bay of Islands from the terrace - the room was very beautiful and clean - breakfast was super delicious and - Marilyn was so nice and helpful we didn't want...More

1  Thank Michaela E
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Absolute Bliss is perfectly located a few minutes walk from the town. There are 2 apartments and also a bed and breakfast option. The accommodation is a very high standard and breakfast delicious. Marilyn our host was so friendly and welcoming that we felt really...More

Thank Marilyn869
Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded October 28, 2017

Hi Marilyn, Thank you so much for taking th time to write your lovely review of Absolute Bliss,where it was my absolute pleasure to host you and John..we are only a few minutes walk to everything downtown and I pride my business on guests expectations...More

Reviewed September 21, 2017

I stayed here with my husband and we loved it. Our host for our stay was the gorgeous Esme, who made us feel like we were staying in someone's home rather than in rental accomodation and could not have been more helpful. The apartment was...More

Thank syd652016
Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded September 30, 2017

Dear Syd, Thank you for your glowing review of your stay at Absolute Bliss last week. I am thrilled Esmae was able to look after. you so well ,as she is a wonderful person to manage in my absense. Yes we re lucky to have...More

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Have spent 4 nights at this wonderful place. The units are perfect - well presented with magnificent views over the water with Russell as a backdrop. Marilyn the owner/host is very friendly and cannot do enough to make your stay a memorable experience. We hope...More

Thank chicko7
Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded September 30, 2017

Dear Chicko, Wow thank you for your review of your recent stay at Absolute Bliss. I am always appreciative of your taking the time to write a review and it was my pleasure that you enjoyed your stay and I do look forward to your...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful apartment! It has stunning views - over the bay and the bush. Just a quick stroll down to the township. And what a way to be woken up each morning - tuis jumping on the tress, feasting on the nectar from the...More

Thank vanessaj919
Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded August 9, 2017

Dear Vanessa ,wow thank you for your review of your recent stay at AbsoluteBliss. The Tuis and Wood Pigeons are enjoying their time here too ,and we are so lucky to have beautiful bush and blossom surrounding us and wonderful birdsong daily,thanlook out across the...More

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Absolute Bliss Apartments staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Both the Gold and Platinum suites are comparable and both have great views with the edge going to the..."
BATGBT
Jan 24, 2017
Read review
"All rooms have views and access via a lift"
SusieQ22Australia
Nov 12, 2016
Read review
"Both apartments ideal. We stayed in the Platinum Apartment."
MarcoP2011
Jul 31, 2016
Read review
"All rooms quiet with great views."
rosemaryc438
Jul 13, 2016
Read review
Show More 
PRICE RANGE
$107 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing