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    Absolute Bliss Apartments

    24 Joyces Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
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    “comfy bed” (4 reviews)
    “short walk” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

    Just got back from our 2-night stay at Absolute Bliss. Location is perfect as it's just a short 8 minute walk to town centre but secluded enough to be away from the main crowd. It's got a beautiful deck overlooking Paihia town. But what made...More

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    Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded 3 April 2016

    Dear J &J Thank you for your unexpected comments on Absolute Bliss. It was my delight and pleasure to welcome you as guests and leave as friends. I loved hosting you and getting to know you over breakfast whist staying upstairs with me in my...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2016

    We stayed for a week in the Absolute Bliss apartments to use as a base for exploring Northland. The apartments are really lovely and have both been recently decorated so they're nicer than the photos online. Marilyn is always on hand for advice or recommendations...More

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    Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded 21 March 2016

    Dear John and Yuzhno, Thank you for your review of Absolute Bliss after your recent week long stay with me. I really do appreciate your comments,and love the surprise of a review that you have taken the time to write and I will update the...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

    Having spent a number of weeks exploring the North Island we wanted a few days of relaxation before the long journey home. We we so lucky to have found Absolute Bliss. We had the bed and breakfast accommodation which was spacious (and has a very...More

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    Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded 13 March 2016

    Hello my Yorkshire Friends, Thank you for your wonderful surprise review of your stay with me at Absolute Bliss. It was my pleasure to meet and host you and I am happy you had a wonderful stay and I know how much you enjoyed the...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2016

    We had a wonderful relaxing stay, the lovely apartment was quiet, peaceful and very close to all amenities. The view was terrific from the large balcony. Marilyn was a great and friendly host. And.... Yes the driveway is a bit daunting at first. Kathy and...More

    Thank Kathleen R
    Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded 13 March 2016

    Hi Kathy and John, Great to see you have written a lovely review which I appreciate you doing. I do so love welcoming my guests from around the world,and helping to make your stay memorable. It was great for you to have such wonderful hot...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2016

    Was lucky enough to spend 5 blissfull days/nights at "absolute bliss" Paihia, for the second time....our kids thought we were mad going back as there are so many wonderful places to stay on the bay of islands however we loved it last year so went...More

    Thank RandJd
    Response from MARILYN K, Owner at Absolute Bliss ApartmentsResponded 5 January 2016

    Hi Russell and Janice, Thank you as repeat guests for a wonderful unexpected review of Absolute Bliss,where I do so appreciate your kind words and actual real description of your experience again. I always aim to please and exceed guests expectation ,but you have exceeded...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$87 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
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    • Northland Region >
    • Bay of Islands >
    • Paihia
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    • Absolute Bliss Apartments Paihia, Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
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    "Both the Gold and Platinum suites are comparable and both have great views with the edge going to the..."
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    "All rooms have views and access via a lift"
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    "Both apartments ideal. We stayed in the Platinum Apartment."
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