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Dolphin Motel

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“great location”(40 reviews)
“room was clean”(14 reviews)
“short walk”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationroom was cleanshort walkleave the carspa bathbedroom unitenjoyable stayclose to shopshot waterwithin walking distancethe kitchengreat roomgreat place to staynew zealandgood sizecooking facilitieswould definitely stay here again
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The check in was not very friendly and she couldn't give us advice on where to eat. The room was very small and the fan was noisy as were our neighbours with their windows open. The bed was comfortable, but the hotel was down at...More

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Response from emmz2015, Front Office Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 13 April 2017

It is with regret I have read your comments, I was away the day in question, can only say sorry the lady in question was of no help with you eating request, as Paihia is well catered for in restaurants. as to the room that...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Friendly staff rooms very clean and comfortable. Close to town centre. Room floor covering a bit tired . Carpet worn bedding very good Stairs hand rail too low. Overall very nice stayed an extra night

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Response from emmz2015, Front Office Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for your valued feed back, carpet issue being dealt with as thing slow down after Easter.

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Stayed one night- nice greeting warm and friendly good value for the price, close to shore and quays Good size bathroom with all the basics to creat breakfast - plenty of parking and in safe area- police station almost next door!

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Response from emmz2015, Front Office Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 11 April 2017

thank you your feed back this of great value Best Regards Margaret Duty manager

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Ideally situated just on the edge of town .Very clean and tidy units and motel . Rooms have a kitchen with Microwave / Fridge . Kettle for tea and coffee . Plenty to to do and visit in Paihai . Tour will pick-up at motel...More

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Response from emmz2015, Front Office Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 8 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback, I am very happy you enjoyed your stay and the location of Paihia Best regards

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Had a great night, this room was a big size the spa bath was cool we enjoyed our stay very much and good price to... Would stay here again at the motel close to town to so you just need to walk out your door...More

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Response from emmz2015, Front Office Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 7 April 2017

thank you for your feedback glad you enjoyed your stay. Best regards Margaret duty manager

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Price range
USD 85 - USD 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Paihia
#9 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites
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Price range
USD 85 - USD 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Paihia
#9 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites
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Traveller (33)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (7)
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Stephanie D
31 December 2016|
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Response from emz1921 | Property representative |
Hi yes we have the family room available for the 24th january it will cost $250 per night.
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Sarthak C
20 December 2016|
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Response from emz1921 | Property representative |
Hi You can not see the sea from any of our rooms and we also do not have a swimming pool sorry
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Dragonfly4035
11 September 2016|
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"depends on what you wish for.I sooner have ground levels and no stairs fo a little mroe Noise!"
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"During the winter season, from June to September consider that could be cold even the room ara equipped by a..."
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