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Breakwater Motel

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(82 reviews)
“waterfront suite”(14 reviews)
“separate bedroom”(25 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our time at the Breakwater Hotel as it was a perfect location for us to base as our holiday home whilst visiting the many attractions within the Bay of Islands. Lyn was a perfect host during our stay and made our stay that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent 4 very enjoyable days in Paihia staying at the Breakwater Motel The owner, Lynsie was incredibly helpful in giving recommendations for places to eat and advising us to alter our our boat trip in light of the weather forecast ....More

Thank bisham
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bisham Sincere thanks for your glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure assisting you both to ensure you had a hassle free and memorable stay in the Bay of Islands. Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay, good free WiFi, full sky: nice and close to the wharf and waitangi beach. About halfway between both Little bit of road noise if in front unit but at an ok level so as to not annoy,

Thank freighttradee
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi freighttradee Great concise review - thank you so much! Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Breakwater Motel for 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed it. The view of the sea from the bedroom window is amazing and we enjoyed breakfast on the balcony. The Motel is in a perfect location for the town and for exploring the...More

Thank JaineMcB
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi JaineMcB Thank you for sharing your experience at our motel and so good to hear you have a great stay. Hopefully we can welcome you back one day! Kind Regards Lyn

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After escaping Auckland, which we didn’t totally enjoy, Paihia - and the Breakwater Motel- were a welcome find. The motel is modern, extremely well maintained, very clean and super well thought out. We were very comfortable and the location is great to walk or drive...More

Thank Lzbdavis
Response from OwnerBW1, Owner at Breakwater MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lzbdavis Thank you so much for your glowing review and 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
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$255 (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$121 - US$255 (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 (152)
Room & Suite (98)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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BrianH422
5 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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"Ask for a water view room as these offer excellent views of the surrounding islands and ocean."
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"Pay the extra and get a room with a view."
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"Back rooms may have less road noise, but you'd miss a great view."
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"The view rooms are worth the money!!"
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