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Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms were large and well appointed and very clean.Bed was perfect.The staff were very obliging and friendly. Breakfast was excellent even though it was quiet.Stayed here 7 years ago and liked it then.This time totally impressed.More

Thank James B
Response from Ramon J, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of IslandsResponded 4 days ago

Good morning James B, Thank you for the 4 star rating and also taking the time to review us online via www.tripadvisor.com, we do appreciate it! You online review is testament to how hard we are working as a team and it is pleasing to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed during a coach trip of NZ. The hotel is in 2 story blocks, requiring a short walk in the open from your room to the restaurant and reception. We had a ground floor room backing on to the gardens. The vegetation is quite...More

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Response from Ramon J, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of IslandsResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Simon E, Thank you for your online review and rating for Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands, Paihia. Our location is a key aspect of our success, we are very lucky indeed. As a hotel, we would advise that Russell is well worth a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a pleasant stay at the Scenic Hotel Bay of Island, lovely room with all the modern cons. The hotel is in a perfect location and an easy walk into town along the main coastal road. Breakfast was delicious with all that you could...More

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Response from Ramon J, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of IslandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon BendigoVic, Thank you so much for the 5/5 rating! Your recommendation means a lot to us and we are pleased to read that you loved our breakfast offering and location. Our location, service and food are certainly key to our success and something...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a lovely hotel, walking distance to the Paihia wharf. Very clean and comfortable room. the staff was very friendly and helpful. We would stay again and highly recommend this hotel. Breakfast was good.More

Thank HGC_13
Response from Ramon J, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of IslandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon HGC_18, Thank you very much for your 5/5 rating and taking valuable time to review our hotel here. Your recommendation is well received and we are happy you found our team very welcoming. We hope to see you again sometime soon, Kind regards,...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018

We stayed three days, the hotel was well located, very clean, staff very keen to please and the breakfast enough. The food in the restaurant was more than ample and delicious, as gluten intolerant finding good and tasty food is difficult therefore I was very...More

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Response from Ramon J, Hotel Manager at Scenic Hotel Bay of IslandsResponded May 6, 2018

Good afternoon Waterman1Aust, Thanks very much for rating and reviewing Scenic Hotel Bay Of Islands, Paihia online via www.tripadvisor.com We do appreciate all feedback and certainly hope to see you again very soon, Kind regards, Ramon James - Hotel Manager

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Free Parking
Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$69 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Paihia
#8 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#15 Family Hotel in Paihia
#17 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$69 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Paihia
#8 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#15 Family Hotel in Paihia
#17 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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PennyW
December 11, 2017|
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Response from Charles A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry you will have to ask the resort about hairdryers -I cant remember
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Mickeysbabe
December 17, 2016|
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Response from rossbboi | Property representative |
No. We run and A La Carte menu as well as a buffet on certain nights.
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Mickeysbabe
December 17, 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I go not know however the hotel is very traditional so I would expect so. If not the hotel is very near the centre of Paihia where there are a number of restaurants where I would expect one would provide a roast... More
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"I always prefer ground floor."
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"Get and upper floor room overlooking the botanic courtyard and backing on to the woods."
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"All rooms seem to be quiet, hotel very close to the main shopping area and harbour. Very little noise from..."
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"Stairs only for 1st floor rooms could be a problem for some."
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