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    Breakwater Motel

    1 Bayview Road | Bay of Islands, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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    “sea view” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Beachfront
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    1 - 5 of 621 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Comfortable well laid out unit with great views over the harbour. Sky TV and free wifi a major plus. Convenient location just 3 minutes walk to the township. Friendly helpful hosts, would definitely stay at the Breakwater again, highly recommended.

    Thank Terry C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Perfect view of the bay, at the end of the beach so nice and quiet--we were there off season, just perfect. Excellent staff, especially the woman who checked us in; loved that she handed us a half-pint of fresh milk to use for coffee or...More

    Thank tlutz22
    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Clean and very comfortable and good value, had a beach front unit and very good nights sleep in comfortable bed, Good hosts and would recommend highly. Only suggestion to improve would be a ramp to upper floor for ease of access for the older people's...More

    Thank Expat66
    Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Expat66 Sincere thanks for your lovely review and for your recommendation. We welcome your feedback re the elderly and luggage and to date we have managed to overcome this by either Ken or I assisting with the luggage up/down the stairs for the guests...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    Rooms clean and neat , roomy , Nice hosts , walking distance to town and restaurants...2 mins. Bit of traffic noise in rooms 1 and 2 but i slept through it. you have the view ... you are on the road front. not a problem...More

    Thank Graeme C
    Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Graeme C Thank you for sharing your experience at our motel and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Lyn

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    I paid extra to book a waterfront view, and that's exactly what we got - it was perfect. The bed was comfortable, the kitchen was well-equipped, everything was very clean and fresh. There was free, designated parking and the hotel reception staff were lovely -...More

    Thank Charlie W
    Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 11 August 2017

    Hi Charlie W Wow thank you SO much for your fabulous review! Very happy to hear that you had enjoyed all aspects of our motel and we can easily arrange a long stay for you next time! See you soon. Kind Regards Lyn

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 95 - USD 231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
    • #3 Business Hotel in Paihia
    • #5 Family Hotel in Paihia
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
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    • Northland Region >
    • Bay of Islands >
    • Paihia
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    • Breakwater Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
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    BrianH422
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
    Hi Brian We do have both Waterfront Suites (ocean view) and Lower Seaview Suites (no ocean view) available for February and March 2018. Do have a look at our website for great images and descriptions of the units... More
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    Stu I
    22 April 2017|
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    Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
    Hi Stu Thanks for your enquiry. We do offer free wireless onsite. We would appreciate the origin of the complaints you are referring to. Many thanks Kind Regards Lyn
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    22 April 2017|
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    Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
    Hi Stu Breakwater Motel is a motel with rooms that are self contained and serviced daily. Kindly refer to our website for the room options we offer. breakwatermotel co nz Thank you Kind Regards Lyn
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    "All excellent."
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    "Pay the extra for the waterfront view - it's so worth it!!"
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    "Suites with views over the picturesque Bay a must."
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    "Corner suite has wonderful views over the bay, and a small balcony"
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