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Cook's Lookout Motel

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Quiet, spectacular location with Million Dollar Views. Studio, 1 and 2 Bedroom Apartments all upgraded with new kitchens and bathrooms, most with stunning ocean views. Totally smoke-free property - no smoking in Buildings OR Grounds. Large solar-heated saltwater swimming pool, trampoline, BBQ, guest laundry, tour desk. FREE Wireless broadband internet access to all units. FREE DVD library & Book Exchange. 4 minutes drive to town centre, 3 minutes to beach. Secure parking outside all units.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
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Kerikeri Airport12 km
Whangarei Airport61 km
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All reviews new zealand short drive amazing views watching the sunrise great hosts places to visit quiet location three nights a great place to stay overlooking the bay cape reinga stayed longer boat trip norm deck unit motel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're heading north of Auckland, be sure to stop in Paihia. It's a lovely spot, with lots to see and do. Norm & Shelagh, your hosts, are kind and helpful. It's lovely just to sit at the picnic table, by the pool, enjoy the...More

Thank Canadian_Laurie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights at this wonderful place. Norm was a wonderful host and gave us a room with a stunning ocean view. Especially when we woke up in the morning we couldn't trust our eyes. He also gave us good advices for activities.

Thank karolinr495
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spectacular views across the Bays from our deck, as well as a stunning sunset! The accommodation had everything we could want for a lovely weekend getaway and the hosts were really friendly and helpful.

Thank Carmel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three nights in unit #3; exactly as advertised; check their website. Just a short hop into town, but we could have spent all three days just soaking up the spectacular view—which we didn’t even have to get out of bed to enjoy. We had a...More

Thank MacDuff47
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Found this to be a wonderful and very relaxing place to stay perched on the top of a knoll. Walking to the private deck area from the bedroom revealed a magnificent 200 degree panorama of the Bay of Islands, looking out to the small township...More

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VPMarketing
17 August 2016|
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Response from Mia W | Reviewed this property |
i am not sure, i got the bus there, and Norm picked us up from the wharf. Email the hotel, they are very helpful!
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Yes there is free wifi, coupons are given with passwords, and you can get as many coupons as you need!
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Room Tips
"All the rooms facing the Bay."
Wander815334
13 Sep 2018
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"The further up the hill the better the view but they all seemed to be good that way."
I179MXjohnm
9 May 2018
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"the overhead studio, on the top of the property offers a great view with 4 large windows"
carmenpegurri
28 Apr 2018
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"I can't imagine there would be a bad room"
jeffd613
17 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$93 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
cook`s lookout hotel paihiacooks lookout hotelcooks lookout paihia
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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