We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Marlin House Bed & Breakfast

    15 Bayview Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
    011 64 9-889 6810
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (39)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa suite” (7 reviews)
    “b b” (27 reviews)
    “great hosts” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    24 Dec25 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Paihia hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["META_ABSOLUTE_PRICING","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b39ebcfeab644c669b4c5bad82d20d71", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1957315,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"b39ebcfeab644c669b4c5bad82d20d71","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Marlin House Bed & Breakfast","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIzOWViY2ZlYWI2NDRjNjY5YjRjNWJhZDgyZDIwZDcxIiwiQUlLIjoiZTYxYjkwMzQwNGM4NGIzMWIyYjFiMGYzMTE3NmI3OTEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "24/12/2017", "checkOut": "25/12/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","dust":{},"js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (119)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    This was the first stop on our visit , the room was very comfortable and spacious and we were made very welcome by Helen and Ray who were a mine of local information. The breakfasts on balcony were superb enhanced by the view overlooking the...More

    Thank Brian G
    Response from Marlin-House-Paihia, Owner at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Brian & Gwendy Thank you for your lovely review. We hope that you have a very enjoyable experience for the rest of your stay in New Zealand. Merry Christmas and safe travels. Regards Helen & Ray

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    We stayed in the spa suite and had a great view and room. The room was clean and tidy and the bed was big and really comfortable. The spa bath was great and relaxing. The service was fantastic, the continental breakfast was tasty and included...More

    Thank Blair_R_O
    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    After a long journey from Australia, we arrived at Marlin House to the warmest of welcomes from Helen and Ray ! Nothing was too much trouble, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Helen and Ray were wonderful hosts, helpful but not gushy and respectful of...More

    Thank haphrd2016
    Response from 31Bayview, Manager at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 19 June 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Dont forget Australia is only across the ditch so would love to have you back again.

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    We booked a four-bedroom apartment on the second floor. Ray and Helen are fantastic hosts who are friendly, helpful and attentive, making sure we enjoy our stay. The kitchen was well facilitated. The sea view was great. Overall the apartment was quite worn out with...More

    Thank sharonk136
    Response from 31Bayview, Owner at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 19 June 2017

    Hi Thank you for your comments and will take on board of what you said. But just to let you know that Marlin House is an 1953 old Villa. Maintenance is on going and we always do keep abreast of this. I am not sure...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2017

    We came here for the Russian's birthday. It was towards the end of winter and during the week so Paihia was fairly quiet plus the weather was somewhat wet. We had the place pretty much to ourselves. On the plus side the owners representative/host/family member...More

    Thank nipitinthebud
    Response from 31Bayview, Manager at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 11 May 2017

    Thank you for your comments. We were sorry about the Spa bath not working but these things do happen occasionally. We were hoping you were satisfied with a complimentary bottle of wine and the use of the Managers private Spa which has fantastic views over...More

    Breakwater Motel
    651 reviews
    #1 of 43 hotels in Paihia
    0.2 km
     
    Anchorage Motel
    468 reviews
    #5 of 43 hotels in Paihia
    0.9 km
     
    Paihia Beach Resort & Spa
    267 reviews
    #12 of 43 hotels in Paihia
    0.3 km
     
    Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands
    614 reviews
    #8 of 43 hotels in Paihia
    1 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$136 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Agoda, Orbitz, Priceline, Booking.com, Hotwire and Travelocity so you can book your Marlin House Bed & Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Northland Region >
    • Bay of Islands >
    • Paihia
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (39)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (5)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (24)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 43 hotels in Paihia
    Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands
    614 reviews
    1.00 km away
     
    Anchorage Motel
    468 reviews
    .93 km away
     
    Paihia Beach Resort & Spa
    267 reviews
    .26 km away
     
    Breakwater Motel
    651 reviews
    .22 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Provenir
    290 reviews
    .25 km away
    GREENS
    785 reviews
    .32 km away
    Letz Cafe
    78 reviews
    .35 km away
    Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack
    1,295 reviews
    .35 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    R. Tucker Thompson
    457 reviews
    .45 km away
    Skydive Bay of Islands
    332 reviews
    .45 km away
    The Rock Adventure Cruise
    631 reviews
    .45 km away
    Paihia Mountain Bike Rentals and Shuttles
    141 reviews
    .47 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Marlin House Bed & Breakfast staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Fabulous views of the Bay of Islands ! Friendly hosts"
    Read review
    "Good view, breezy, large bathroom, but up stairs to third floor, but hosts happy to help you with luggage."
    Read review
    "THe upper floors have better views from the verandah outside."
    Read review
    "Spa suit has the best view!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing