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Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands

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Warkworth, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently took our Daughter Son in Law and two grandsons for a weekend get away. This place is great for this sort,the boys loved the pool great for kids to explore and swim in with all the different rock pools etc.The lawn area around the pool is nicely kept a great family area.The hotel is a touch old and...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great base, right next to the Treaty Grounds (which has a fantastic cafe btw!). If you do need internet you only have a set allowance for free each day and wifi is a bit sporadic. Other problem was no aircon so rooms can get very hot and stuffy.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booking was easy with a breakfast thrown in, where other local options for some comfort at this price were not as easy to access. No motel would offer the easy walk to the water, with no road to cross nor the beautiful pool and surroundings. Our sea-view room was a long walk to the end of the complex but was...

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Thank 344deane
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel on our recent visit to the Bay of Islands as we have stayed at Copthorne hotels elsewhere and we've been satisfied, but not this time. On arrival,the receptionist was a bit rude and abrupt, so not a good start. We where then shown to our room, well not a room really, more of an oversized broom...

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good points Great room, very spacious, had walk-in wardrobe, bath, located at end of wing overlooking Treaty grounds and beach. Bed very very comfortable, lovely pillows…. Ceiling fan was a life saver, extremely hot and humid when we visited with tropical storm meaning we couldn’t leave the patio sliding doors open. A hotel of this standard should have aircon. Front...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views from the grounds and the pool are fantastic. The rooms are basic and dated. There is NO AIR CONDITIONing so we slept with the patio doors open. Thank goodness there were not bugs or "critters" to come in visit overnight. Can't beat the views and pool, but don't plan to stay in your room.

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Booker Bay, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for two nights during which we experienced very bad weather, of strong winds and rain. Our room was clean and our queen size bed was very comfortable. The room size was adequate. The bathroom is an older style with step in the bath for a shower, and shower curtain. Whilst there was a rubber mat...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great location this hotel is situated on .. views across to Russell and being surrounded by water make this a very nice place to stay . The pool and spa pool were good and the staff friendly and attentive ..only ate the buffet breakfast and was standard stuff but good.. shuttle van to Paihia was handy

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London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pretentious hotel operating well beyond its sell by date. Rooms badly maintained and bathroom had black mould in the grouting (ugh) and behind bath and basin (double ugh). The image someone suggested of a 60s motel is very fitting. We arrived on a very hot and humid day and there was no air con, just an old fashioned fan...

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Andrew708, General Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that we did not live up to your expectations. I can assure you that at all times our team tries to ensure that our guests are well looked after and enjoy the Bay of Islands experience in a Professional manner. I will pass on your comments and ensure that we strive achieve...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly I cannot understand some of the glowing reports. Apart from the new wing this hotel is dated and in need of a refurb. We paid for a so called Superior room with an ocean view, superior it is not. There is no air con and during warm spells the room was uncomfortable, we were also allocated a room in...

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Andrew708, General Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that we did not live up to your expectations. I can assure you that at all times our team tries to ensure that our guests are well looked after and enjoy the Bay of Islands experience in a Professional manner. I will pass on your comments and ensure that we strive achieve...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands

Address: Tau Henare Drive | PO Box 150 (Paihia), Waitangi 2150, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Waitangi
Price Range: $109 - $231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands 3.5*
Number of rooms: 180
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Copthorne Hotel And Resort Bay Of Islands
Copthorne Hotel Paihia
Copthorne Hotel Bay Of Islands
Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay Of Islands Waitangi
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“Request ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles JamesF806, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A harbour view is a must to make the most of you stay”
 of 5 bubbles lewisdasafety, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were room 705 upstairs looking over the pool and out to the sea”
 of 5 bubbles LynleyM_12, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a room fronting the open water not the pool/restaurant area.”
 of 5 bubbles Virgo13_13, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The garden rooms are great for Family and Kids.”
 of 5 bubbles C241VVchrisc, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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