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Cook's Lookout Motel

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Cook's Lookout Motel is a small hotel located on the hillside overlooking the Bay of Islands. Our room was very nice with two bedrooms, a living space with small kitchen and bath. The outdoor patio had spectacular views of the bay. We liked staying out...More

Thank Jeff1978262
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We spent 3 weeks touring the North Island in different sorts of accomodations. Cooks Lookout made it to the top of our list overall. Norm and Shelagh were very welcoming and very helpful - two thumbs up guys. The view over the river and out...More

Thank jeffd613
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Cook’s Lookout. We had a lovely view of the harbour and comfortable, spacious and clean rooms. Nice pool. Norm and his wife were very helpful and gave us tips for our trip back to Auckland.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights. The hosts are most welcoming and more than happy to assist with whatever you need. Our apartment appeared to have been refurbished fairly recently (it still looked dated, though...) and was very comfortable with a well equipped kitchen. We had the...More

Thank Econoclast1785
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The hotel is in a quite location and has amazing views. The rooms are well furnished but aging. The hosts are extremely helpful. Our room was not serviced properly on one of the days, this might have been an exception since no one else has...More

Thank Raza A
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 99 - USD 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Paihia
#1 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 99 - USD 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Paihia
#1 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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16 August 2016|
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Response from Mia W | Reviewed this property |
i am not sure, i got the bus there, and Norm picked us up from the wharf. Email the hotel, they are very helpful!
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cforchuck
6 January 2015|
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Response from Wendsgeo | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is free wifi, coupons are given with passwords, and you can get as many coupons as you need!
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"The further up the hill the better the view but they all seemed to be good that way."
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"the overhead studio, on the top of the property offers a great view with 4 large windows"
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"I can't imagine there would be a bad room"
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"Get an ocean view room"
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