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  • 12 Jan 2018
    “Friendly hosts and brilliant view during sunny days”
  • 21 Mar 2017
    “good stay on the top of hill”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Pets Allowed
Golf Course
Shuttle Bus Service
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We booked the room with an ensuited bathroom and were happy with the location. Due to peak (summer Holliday) time we may paid a bid more than usual. The breakfast was very basic and nothing special. The view from the hilltop is brilliant if there...More

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I've been there staying for only one night. But the place is good, location on the top of the hill opens up for marvelous views. Hosts are friendly and positive. Definitely like. Make sure what expectations you have from the breakfast, as it is a...More

Thank Shavlick
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Although finding the property was a bit of a challenge, and driving up the hill the first time was a bit intense, our two night stay at the Hilltop was very good. Owners, Murray and Pauline were great. Murray is a jack-of-all-trades and has many...More

Thank imdrbob
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Full of facts review......Let's start with the location. Hilltop is a few kilometers outside Paihia and you will need a car to get you to the restaurants / bars etc. Be careful not to miss the small wooden sign on the left of the road...More

Thank elvispezlie
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on 4/5 th February and trust me it was just superb. Clean,luxurious and tastefully decorated rooms welcomed us. The owners Murray and Paulline were very warm and very hospitable. They even take care of our Barbecue party with all enthusiasm and offered...More

Thank varshank
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Price range
US$76 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price range
US$76 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
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"...ask the host whether you can get a room with a view, the house is really on the top of the hill with..."
21 Mar 2017
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"Although we stayed on the lower level, from what we saw, the upper level rooms appeared more comfortable."
9 Mar 2017
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