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Which to choose?

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Which to choose?

We are going to Bay of Islands in January and have the choice of staying at either The Bishop Selwyn or Club Pahia.

Can anyone give me any opinions on which one is the better of the two?

Thx

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1. Re: Which to choose?

I am an owner at Club Paihia and it is one of the best timeshare resorts in the Country. Its facilities outstrip both Busby Manor and Bishop Selwuyn the two other timeshare resorts in Paihia. There is one definite negative about Club Paihia and that it is built on the side of a hill and some of the clims up can be tiring if one is unfit or has bad knees legs etc.

If your health and fitness is okay then Club Paihia, if you have problems where walking up relatively steep inclines are an issue stay on the flat at Bishop Selwyn.

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2. Re: Which to choose?

Thanx v much for the reply. I think your views have just sold Club Pahia to us. x

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3. Re: Which to choose?

Hi we have just returned from a week in Paihia at Bishop Selwyn and would have to say it is one of the best timeshares we have stayed in and we have stayed in a lot! The units are very well equipped with everything you will need. Units are very spacious, facilities are great with 2 Spa pools, Deep Swimming Pool that has just been redone, Sauna, Kayaks, Bikes, a Dinghy and it is in the middle of town. Jackie the Resort Manager is great and did all of our bookings for us - nothing was too much bother.

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