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Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A little home away from home. Cant fault this place. Friendly greeting, immaculate room, very quiet, great views, good sleep on comfy bed. This place was recommended to us i am now recommending to you. A few stairs to the indivual cabins on side of hill so elderely may need a hand to get cases up and down. Laundry on...

Thank Holiday0610
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had pre booked two cabins with sea views as part of a road trip around North Island so unsure what to expect. " no worries" it was brilliant - modern yet quirky beautifully clean and really well appointed with microwave, toaster, kettle , fridge and loads of crockery etc. Not "serviced" but bins emptied, beverages replenished and towels changed daily....

Thank Melanie J
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed December 4, 2016

This is an unusal motel set into a steep hillside so that there is a walk up to most of the cabins. However the sea view and charming cabins are worth it. The main part is a studio with a separate bedroom. As a couple staying here we found this useful to stow our suitcases. It is a short walk...

Thank Diane W
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed November 22, 2016

Belinda and Pete have not overlooked anything to make a stay in their roomy chalets a memorable occasion. Situated amongst a sloping tumble of lush plantings, the setting is picture perfect ...with all widows offering a different exciting vista. Our accomodation had that fresh well looked after feel with a fully appointed kitchen having all the tools of trade. Tea,...

Thank rubydooby_4
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Great location, clean , well kept, tidy grounds and friendly staff, close to town. Must do walk up through bush at the end of School Road, can walk from Bay Cabinz as only a short distance to start of track , great views at top. Extended our stay in Paihia , so only stayed one night, but wish we had...

Thank jan r
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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...

Hobart, Australia
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....

Thank 264rickr
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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...

Thank JayZee48
San Diego, California
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...

Thank Dorothy G
Manchester, United Kingdom
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...

Thank DavidKee
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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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: $85 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Cabinz Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Bay Cabinz Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#20 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“All rooms have a view i requested a seaview.”
 of 5 bubbles Holiday0610, 6 days ago | Read review
“Ask for sea view but only if you can manage several flights of stairs easily”
 of 5 bubbles 415melaniej, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Go high for the best views”
 of 5 bubbles 1Wardie, Dec 4, 2016 | Read review
“Choose and pay a bit extra for sea view chalet if poss it's worth the bit extra!!”
 of 5 bubbles DavidKee, Feb 26, 2016 | Read review
“Sea views best sought”
 of 5 bubbles rodneym125, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
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