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Bay of Islands Gateway Motel

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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness centre
Business Centre
2 Star Hotel
A newly renovated motel located at the northern entrance to Paihia. 50 meters from a lovely swimming beach. All units self contained and air conditioned.
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Location and contact
2 Puketona Road, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
13.8 km to Kerikeri Airport
58 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights. Clean comfortable rooms. Good wifi and great shower. Hosts were very friendly and looked after us. Close to kid friendly beach (150m) couple of small shops next door, coffee and Thai plus supermarket just up road. Would stay again

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Was in town for two nights on business (tour guide), check in was super friendly, initial impressions of the room were what i was looking for, a nice comfy bed, a TV and a shower (when you stay in hotels all the time you really...More

Thank TravellingGolferNZ
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place to stay with lovely owners. Beautiful views of the ocean upstairs and we loved our nights in the spa. Very close to the Paihia shops and just a short drive to Keri keri.We will definitely be back 😊

1  Thank Chickybabe111
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Bit of a story behind staying here but needless to say it was extremely last minute! What can I say? Very friendly welcome from Shearing upon arrival. Offered to show us the room before 'we bought'. Our room could easily accommodate a small family with...More

1  Thank CatTurnTrav
Response from kevin119, Owner at Bay of Islands Gateway MotelResponded 18 March 2016

Thank you for choosing The Bay of Islands Gateway Motel. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Went up for the long weekend with the family (4 adults 2 children), stayed in the two bedroom apartment. The rooms were clean and modern, especially the bathrooms! Owners were awesome, often checked up on us and always friendly in our interactions. Located 50 metres...More

1  Thank Kolone V
Response from kevin119, Owner at Bay of Islands Gateway MotelResponded 18 March 2016

Thank you , we hope to see you again.

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Description
A newly renovated motel located at the northern entrance to Paihia. 50 meters from a lovely swimming beach. All units self contained and air conditioned. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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"Room 5 has 2 single beds & double, very spacious for a family."
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"No bad rooms, even the main street is quiet enough."
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"The rooms upstairs are for families, but the studios downstairs are also large enough for 3."
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"Shop around, we later found there were deals to be had in the area."
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