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    Marlin House Bed & Breakfast

    15 Bayview Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
    011 64 9-889 6810
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    “b b” (27 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    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

    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    This place is situated up a quiet street but it is easy walking distance to the shops/restaurants. The hosts are lovely and helped us up the stairs with our luggage when we arrived which was much appreciated. Breakfast was wonderful and the view is stunning,...More

    Thank Amyls86
    Response from Marlin-House-Paihia, Manager at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 10 March 2017

    Hi Amy Thank you for your lovely comments. We always try and get our guests to their tours on time. Cannot miss out on breakfast!!. Cheers Helen & Ray

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    • US$142 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    • Bay of Islands >
    • Paihia
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