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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.
All reviews undercover parking hosts phil short walk cleaning staff stayed longer bit dated rooms are clean location is great visiting paihia room was large a lovely stay enjoyable stay motel balcony accommodation wharf bay
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...More
Date of stay: October 2018
Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge MotelResponded October 12, 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
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....More
Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Peter S
Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge MotelResponded September 5, 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
A 65th birthday led us to Paihia for the weekend so we booked the Swiss Chalet, what a lovely comfortable place to stay, warm friendly and cosy. Very friendly staff , very welcoming. I highly recommend to all if you want a really cost effective...More
Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Marion M
Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge MotelResponded July 8, 2018
Thank you for your great review Marion M. It was really nice to see you all enjoying yourselves - fun and laughter is always good for you. Hopefully we get to see you another time. Regards Maureen and Phil
This place is so wallet friendly (reasonable priced), clean and very comfy. We enjoyed the hosts hospitality and her attention to details. Maureen the host looked after our sightseeing for the next day suggesting what we could be doing and how to get the best...More
Friendly helpful staff, clean comfortable room, great parking and facilities with a perfect location for exploring the bay of islands. Wished I could have stayed longer, this place was great, would highly recommend.
Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Paul R
Response from Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge MotelResponded April 6, 2018
Thank you for your great review Paul R. It would be lovely to have you stay with us again. Kind regards Maureen and Phil