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Absolute Bliss Apartments

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Two Apartments on one level of this multi level home,set up high to get the wonderful views.and One Bed and Breakfast Room located upstairs in owners home. in Central Paihia,located a few minutes walk to restaurants, cafes, beach, shops and the wharf in Paihia.Easy access with a central Lift,or easy stairs The house has 3 levels and 2 huge surround balconies with magnificent Sea views across to Russell, and surrounded by native bush. Water views from inside and outside, house north facing. Every Room has a King bed,and Ensuite Bathroom and there is 1 single bed available.All rooms have an option of Breakfast,but is Complimentary in the Bed and Breakfast Room.Plenty of Safe off street parking at top of drive up Free Wifi,and Laundry available for Guests.All Rooms have access to Bbq,s,and outdoor living on surround Balconies to enjoy the stunning Sea views. Air-Condtioning/Heat Pump,Complimentary Tea and Coffee,and Bathroom amenities,Bathrobes,,Multi channel Tv,and Apartments have well equipped Kitchenettes. Tour desk and assistance available by experienced hostess.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Great View
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We stayed 5 nights at Absolute Bliss and enjoyed every moment. Situated about 5 minutes walk from Paihia shops, beach and cafes this apartment has stunning views of the harbour and surrounds. It is very well appointed has everything you need, is very clean, a very comfortable
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Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss Apartments
Responded 5 days ago
Dear Travelled, Thank you for taking the time to submit a wonderful review of your 5 day stay with me last week.I realise and appreciate the time it takes to do this,but in travel nowadays we all look at reviews for reviews that will help in decision making. You covered all the aspects of what guests are seeking and what future Absolute Bliss guests will receive,for which I thank you. Anytime in the future I would be delighted to host you both again. Kind regards Marilyn
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We booked it for a week in February. Marilyn is a great host and helped us with ideas for adventures in the area. Studio apartment that is very spacious, comfortable and clean. Cooked 2 nights on the huge patio on the barbeque. Great views of town from patio. It's a short
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Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss Apartments
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Guests, Thank you for a wonderful review of your stay with me in the Gold Apartment. I am so glad your expectations were met . It was my pleasure to host and welcome you and a delight to get to know. There is so much to do in the beautiful Bay of Islands and Paihia a great base. The BBQ on the deck is a wonderful asset that guests love to use. All the best for the rest of your travel. Kind regards Marilyn
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Wonderful apartment, Marilyn the Owner was really friendly and welcoming. The apartment is just a few minutes walk from the beach, cafes, restaurant etc. A great place to stay when visiting local attractions.
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Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss Apartments
Responded 14 Feb 2019
Dear Susan Thank you for your wonderful review of your recent stay with me at AbsoluteBliss. I am glad you found we are so handy walking to everything in Paihia, Including beach,wharf and restaurants. All the best and enjoy the rest of NZ,and I look forward to your return in the future. Kind regards Marilyn
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Marilyn is such an amazing soul. We stayed here right after our wedding reception. The room was massive. The breakfast was lovely and she made us feel right at home. We'll worth the money we spent. Thank you Marilyn
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Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss Apartments
Responded 10 Jan 2019
Wow ,thank you so much ,I loved being able to spoil you on your very special wedding day and night where it was my absolute pleasure to have hosted you. Wishing you both a wonderful life together and look forward to you coming back celebrate your anniversary . Kindest regards Marilyn
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Stayed there for two nights was impeccably clean and comfortable. The cooking facilities were quite adequate. The view was breathtaking the owner was most accomodating and sociable A most satisfying experience A must do if visiting the bay of islands
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Are the apartments single as there are two couples would we need to book two apartments
"Both the Gold and Platinum suites are comparable and both have great views with the edge going to the Platinum suite in our opinion."
"All rooms have views and access via a lift"
"Both apartments ideal. We stayed in the Platinum Apartment."
"All rooms quiet with great views."
"All the rooms have Fantastic Views overlooking Paihia and the bay!"
US$95 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
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