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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

We have been placed in the highest cottage, which is nice. The room is not big but has everything - a queen bed and a small room with single bed. The motel is on the hill so that it is quiet. But it is just adjacent to the Paihia School which is next to the central of Paihia. Staying here... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here a few times over the years. Always return as the service is good and the cabins are alway kept in excellent condition as is the whole property. Great place to stay to be able to walk to the shops for groceries or eating out or walking distance to the wharf if you want to get a ferry.... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

A very clever use of space - the cabins are set out on the hill amongst greenery an placed at offering angles, so that although you have near neighbours you don't feel hemmed in at all. There was plenty of room with small kitchen, separate bedroom and sitting room and a verandah for the evening drinks. Just a short walk... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

A secluded but close to town motel that was clean, well equipped and with nice views. A very nice track nearby for a tramp with a view of the bay. Spacious, free parking, had a fabulous time! Helpful staff. We would highly recommend to anyone visiting Paihia. We even were lent beach towels after we checked out. There was a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Stayed here for a couple of nights in a sea view chalet at the top of the plot and yes it's up quite a few steps but so well landscaped and laid out that meerly added to the charm of the place. I could happily have stayed here for a few nights more, loved the view, loved the chalet and... More 

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Waihi Beach, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

The units are private providing you close the blinds or neighboring units will cop an eyeful. The view from our unit was fantastic albeit a distant one of the harbor. We arrived in torrential rain and stayed in the top unit which entailed a lot of climbing stairs and paths to get there. The unit had everything you would expect... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Bay Cabinz Motel for four nights over New Year and it was perfect for our needs. We were in one of the top level self-contained cabins which had a kitchenette, bathroom and two bedrooms. Tea and coffee were provided, and there was a hob, microwave and plenty of kitchenware if you want to take your own... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We stayed in the Bay Cabinz a few weeks ago and although the property was fine it all looked a bit dated. The strange Red, Yellow and Blue colour scheme in the rooms did it no favours and overall it was not really worth the money. The lady at reception was very nice and helpful and could not have been... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Don't book this place is you dislike stairs as you have to climb to get to your cool little cabin but oh is it worth it! Yes! Nice little cabins with kitchenette, 2 beds and decent shower. Don't get me wrong. It's not the ritz. But you get what you pay for. The shower is pretty yuck but it's ok.... More 

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Brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Good practical cabin - On the top level which involved climbing some stairs but worth it for the view. Paihia is a lovely place to be. The Cabinz is situated across the road from Legends eatery which is great for families

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 fully self-contained private chalet bungalows overlooking the Paihia village. This sunny elevated eco-complex is set in sub-tropical/native surroundings with bird life, sea and garden views in Central Paihia. Ideal for singles, couples and small families who enjoy a quiet natural environment. Only 300m flat walk to Paihia's cafes, restaurants, shops, beaches and nearby wharf which is the gateway to the beautiful Bay of Islands many tourist attractions and activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Cabinz Motel

Address: 32 - 34 School Road | P.O. Box 182, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: $89 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Cabinz Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Bay Cabinz Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#20 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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