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Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel

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We offer quality unique Swiss style accommodation in the beautiful Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Our modern, fully self-contained units sleep 1-10 people, have balconies, some with stunning sea views and are only metres from Paihia waterfront. Our prime central location places you within 1 minute's walk from Paihia wharf, beach, shops and cafes. The many exciting attractions and activities on offer around the Bay are at your feet.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Spent two nights it was just great. The location is perfect we could walk to the shops and restaurants. The staffs was just awesome. They've helped us to organise our tours and let us watch soccer till 10.30 the day of departure. Wiĺl be back 4 sure. ;)
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Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your great review shanaud. I was pleased your team won the soccer, it would be lovely to have you come back to stay with us. Kind regards Maureen and Phil
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My sister and I spent 2 nights here while in Paihia. It’s in a super location just steps to the beach and the shops and restaurants. Very quiet, though, in the room (other than my sister snoring lol). We had a two-bed room that was spotless. Beds were comfortable and the
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Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Hi HLiang007. Thank you for your great review. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and I love to help all our guests. I am thrilled to hear that you have been enjoying your travels in New Zealand. It would be lovely to have you back in Paihia to stay with us. All the best, Maureen
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We stayed last month at Swiss Cottage , it was just lovely . The room was spacious and clean and the owner Maureen was such a gem , nothing was too much bother . This is an amazing motel , walking distance to everything in beautiful Paihia . We are up this way for a wedding in
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Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Thank you for your fabulous feedback Cedar House Gisborne. We will look forward to having you come back to visit in the Autumn. Call me directly for the best deals. Kind regards Maureen.
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We have stayed here before, but this time the place was looking very tired and run down. The reception was very friendly and they seemed to be helpful to those who wanted to book tours etc. We did our own thing. We arrived early and they let us park our car so that we could go
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Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel
Responded 12 Oct 2018
Hi Ingrid, Thank you for your feedback. I did promise to put the milk in your fridge but I was called away and it was overlooked, I am sorry. We do like to look after everyone, hopefully you will return another time. Kind regards Maureen
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Arrived in Paihia with no fixed itinerary. We saw the Swiss Chalet and liked the look. Maureen the proprietor was lovely, the room cosy and comfortable, it had a stovetop and microwave in the kitchenette making it self contained. The room was serviced each day. Easy walk into
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Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel
Responded 5 Sep 2018
Hi Peter S. Thank you for your comments. It was lovely to have you choose to stay with us and hopefully you will return another time. Regards Marureen
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Idyllic view at wine-o'clock !
veiw from the family room we stayed in
Hi there, Would like to know if the rooms are air conditioned?
Hello. Thankyou for your enquiry. There is no aircon however beautiful sea breeze. Fans are in the units if required.
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"Suggest a room on the first floor to have some privacy"
"Room 8 is a corner room with plenty of light."
"The apartments are great !"
"All rooms seem similar"
"The rooms that I've stayed in have been spacious and well appointed."
US$88 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
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