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Sanctuary Palms

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"Recognised as one of the best couples Sanctuary's in New Zealand" Sanctuary Palms takes its name from the haven it provides, offering a stylish and tranquil retreat nested in a private setting, native bush and sub-tropical gardens. It is away from the tourist hustle & bustle, offering spectacular sea views over the Bay of Islands and only five minutes walk to the beach, cafes, restaurants and wharf where all the water attractions depart from. You are invited to restore your mind and relax in this luxurious tranquil setting. Accommodation Sanctuary Palms contains four beautiful Suites each with their own individual character: The Penthouse Suite - 200sq metres of "pure luxury" The Moulin Rouge Suite - 85sq metres of "sophistication and elegance" The Pacifika Suite - 70sq metres of "sophisticated nauturals with a twist of urban contemporary" The Waterfall Suite -60sq metres of "peace and tranquility" All Suites are individually themed and totally self-contained.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Refrigerator in room
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Non-smoking rooms
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Our stay in the Penthouse apartment was perfect. From the moment we walked in and saw the view of the Bay of Islands, to the very comfortable furnishings, to the very large balcony with a dining table for six, chaise lounges, and a hammock area. Even if you don’t need a second
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We stayed here over the Xmas / New Year period - the location is great, close to town (7 min to the wharf), but as others have pointed out, it's a steep climb back home. The payoff is the view over the Bay. The apartment was roomy with nice touches (like wine, beer, juice and
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My husband and I have just spent three nights over the New Year Period at Sanctuary Palms in Paihia. One of the primary reasons I picked this was that it was a serviced apartment rather than a hotel / motel - what can I say we like our space. First and foremost the owners and
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Stayed here for three nights on a grab one deal in the Pacifica suite, nice apartment with all you need for a stay we ate in most nights and found all we needed to cook, also has a bbq on the deck which was a nice touch. The People were nice and left us to our own devices. Our
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Very well presented serviced apartment accommodation, very clean and with modern decor, spa bath, handy to the centre of town. Views overlooking Paihia. A couple of bottles of beer and a complimentary bottle of wine were a pleasant surprise. Very helpful at reception with
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Summer deck for relaxing
Private deck from the main bedroom
"Book the penthouse, worth the extra room and amazing view, luxury decor and wonderful bathrooms"
"Try the Penthouse"
"The Penthouse is awesome to view Sunrises, quiet end of the cul de sac street"
"Moulin Rouge or Pacifika Luxury Suite"
"Rather go for the Penthouse then you know you still get the views and no noise from anyone above your apartment."
USD 205 - USD 408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
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