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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 April 2016

A small motel at the southern end of the main road in Paihia. I believe it only has three rooms. Very pleasant without being sensational. Good price for Paihia. Centrally located within a few minutes walk of the beach, restaurants and the town. Others have praised the service - it was good but one of the owners was away so...

Thank alannevillenz
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We have just returned from a 3 month trip and found Paihia Star Motel to be one of our favorite and most memorable stays. The room was very cozy, clean and well stocked and the location was very close to everything. What makes Paihia Star Motel so wonderful however, are the owners. They are kind, thoughtful and very generous and...

Thank travel627
Wantage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Paihia Star whilst travelling with another couple. The 2 bedroom apartment was very spacious and clean, with a good bathroom and well equipped kitchen. It also had the added bonus of air conditioning which no other motels had. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank Lisa B
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This is a small motel with about 3 motel rooms run by the owners who live above. We had a warm welcome and the accommodation was very clean with all the equipment you might need. Within 10 minutes walk are Paihia's bars, restaurants and the information centre, boat trips and ferry to Russell. The rooms at the motel have a...

Thank BaildonBoy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

We visited paihia in dec 2015 . we had a very comfortable stay at paihia star motel.it is spotlessly clean . The wifi was resonably good . they have a small rose garden which i really loved . The owners wete really welcoming and nice to us . really recommend this place to stay .

Thank Arti2308
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We stayed here in December 2015. This is a very well located motel, with beach practically a stone's throw away. The owners are very friendly and accommodating (They even asked us to join them for dinner since they had caught fresh fish, alas we had to deny the offer as we are vegetarians!!) The room is very well equipped and...

Thank Prateek S
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We had a 2 bedroomed apartment which was excellently maintained and had all the facilities we required. Very nice kitchen area, large living area and comfortable beds. As well as tea, coffee and home made cookies, the home made banana muffins, brought in straight out of the oven, were lovely. Great self catering facilities. Very close to the beach, bars,...

1Thank petetaylor2015
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

The most hospitable host was very accommodating. Fresh baked muffin upon arrival. Well appointed room, with excellent kitchen facilities. Lent us his umbrellas due the inclimate weather after checking out for our visit to the Waitangi Treaty site and Russell township. Also assisted with our laundry, when it was really not an available option. We would stay there anytime again....

1Thank Rene M
Greater Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Trevor and Litia make you feel very welcome in this small family motel. Spotlessly clean and comforable without pretentions. After returning from the day sailing on the R Tucker Thompson, found warm fresh mufins in our room! Lovely, quiet and restful in between activities. Good parking.

1Thank McCRichards
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 November 2014

I turned 50 in November 2014 and I chose to have a holiday at Paihia. I stayed at this very high standard Motel, very pristine and I can't say enough how immaculate it was! It really was a 5 STARs motel! The owners Mr & Mrs Simpson welcome us and even invited us and other guests for dinner. It was...

1Thank 777faye
PaihiaStarMotel, Owner at Paihia Star Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words Faye Manu, it was a pleasure to host you and Bez. Thank you for choosing Paihia Star to stay for your 50th birthday. As new owners we look forward to hosting guests like yourselves. Best wishes and thank you again.

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Accommodation comprises two modern studio units and a spacious 2-bedroom apartment, all with kitchen facilities. All units are situated at ground level with convenient parking. We have a garden with gas BBQ, a patio area, and a laundry for guests' use. Wireless internet is accessible at the motel (Free for the first 100 MB each day). Paihia town centre with its many cafes, restaurants and shops is an easy stroll along the waterfront - just park your car and relax. We would be happy to advise and assist in arranging tours and cruises. We are not big enough to be inflexible. We are here for your holiday comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paihia Star Motel

Address: 78 Seaview Road | Northland New Zealand, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: £81 - £152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Paihia Star Motel Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
Hotel Style:
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Get the size of room you require.”
 of 5 bubbles petetaylor2015, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“There are three units. The first unit can fit 5 to six people. The second unit where I stayed fit 3 comfortably and the third unit there were two people.”
 of 5 bubbles 777faye, 30 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We had the ground floor apartment; very easy to move into.”
 of 5 bubbles HerewardM, 9 Jun 2013 | Read review
“all rooms good”
 of 5 bubbles Dave55154914, 1 Nov 2011 | Read review
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