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Breakwater Motel

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  • Excellent76%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This motel was exceptionally clean and in a location central to everything you could possibly want. Ferries fun hourly just a five minute walk from motel. Restaurants and bars are plentiful and leave you not lacking in choice. Although there is no bath or spa...More

Thank Pooky72
Reviewed 1 week ago

Photos on the Breakwater's web site are accurate. It is across the highway from the bay and quite scenic. This is a very family-run hotel. The reception desk appears to be part of the owners' home. We splurged for a seaside suite with a bay...More

1  Thank Brewbaker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't beat the location of the Breakwater Motel. It's close (walking distance) to local shops and restaurants and is literally on the waterfront offering spectacular views of the pacific from the rooms, garden and terrace. The suites have water-facing gardens that are really well...More

Thank ssc923
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi ssc923 Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay in a Waterfront Suite. Our location is an absolute bonus offering the amazing ocean views plus just a short flat walk to town. All our Waterfront and Seaview suites have now been...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our warm accommodation unit offering good facilities and comfort. Excellent location for accessing Pahia restaurants, shops, and access to ferries. Private parking and very good free wifi access. Our hosts were helpful with recommendations and information. Pleasing stay.

Thank Peter A
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Peter A Sincere thanks for your great feedback on your stay with us. Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and updated! Lovely views of the water in the Bay of Islands. Owners are on site and very friendly and helpful. Short walk to all the action in Paihia. Rooms are very roomy with plenty of space even if you are pulling out...More

Thank Suzanne W
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Suzanne W Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our motel and your kind words plus recommendation. Kind Regards Lyn

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#1 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
#3 Business Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#1 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
#3 Business Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (182)
Room & Suite (119)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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BrianH422
6 May 2017|
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Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
Hi Brian We do have both Waterfront Suites (ocean view) and Lower Seaview Suites (no ocean view) available for February and March 2018. Do have a look at our website for great images and descriptions of the units... More
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Stu I
22 April 2017|
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Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
Hi Stu Thanks for your enquiry. We do offer free wireless onsite. We would appreciate the origin of the complaints you are referring to. Many thanks Kind Regards Lyn
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Stu I
22 April 2017|
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Response from OwnerBW1 | Property representative |
Hi Stu Breakwater Motel is a motel with rooms that are self contained and serviced daily. Kindly refer to our website for the room options we offer. breakwatermotel co nz Thank you Kind Regards Lyn
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"Water views depend on price level"
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