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Pau, France
Reviewed 13 January 2016

I cannot praise this campsite highly enough. The essential stuff:- the facilities are excellent, the toilets, showers and wash basins are clean (all the time) and the warm water in the showers is very good. The site, though small is very comfortable, the ground is good and very level. The power points and water are in very useable places and...

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 7 nights and it was great. It is right on the river directly below the Haruru falls and has kayaks for hire so you can go right up to the base of the falls and down the river. The units were clean and tidy (though slightly dated). Location is a short drive from Paihia. Would definitely...

Thank jasonbQ9599NO
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Stayed here as a family for four nights. Rooms were very clean and well serviced. What was impressive was the service - very helpful, offered lots of advice and support on what to do in the area. They couldn't do enough to help us. Would definitely return.

Thank Mikedup46
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground in a tent for four nights between Christmas and New Year. We are a family of 4, including 2 toddlers. We really enjoyed our stay at the campsite, in particular the play area and trampoline for the children. It was nice to be close to Haruru Falls and the water. The...

2Thank Victoria M
Auckland NZ
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The owners were nice and very helpful. Rooms (we were upstairs in a pet friendly room) were lovely and clean. Beautiful views, lovely place to walk around. Would definately go back. So relaxing and close to all the attractions

Thank LotsaBlondeMoments
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

All the amenities you need with 5 star views. The staff couldn't be nicer and made us all feel so welcomed. Great walks to Waitangi and you have to take up the kayaks to experience the falls close up and the wildlife in the waterway. Third generation of family to stay here and likely not the last. Super service.

1Thank Klaus R
Reviewed 4 July 2015

This is an older style property with great rooms and a brilliant view of the Haruru Falls straight from the balcony of our family room. We were given a room on the first floor which had two bedrooms, a large dining table, kitchenette and living area. More than enough room for a couple of days. The rooms were clean and...

1Thank Tony W
Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 June 2015

my husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. From booking to check out we found the service awesome. Rooms are well equip with our room having a great view of the falls. Room 9. home away from home. The Motel is not far to Travel to surrounding areas like Paihia, Kerikeri , Waitangi and Russell but you do need...

Thank Thegood1z
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 April 2015

We couldn't have pick a better place to stay! It was close to the water, well maintained, all the amenities you could need, quiet area..and the staff were excellent!! We are already planning our next visit.

1Thank Jillretz
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We were in a powered site. The location and listening and watching the falls is great. Facilities clean and tidy. The Manager was very welcoming and helpful. Great value. Laundry facilities good. Excellent sites to choose from. Recommended.

Thank jan_evans

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spectacular views of Haruru Falls and lagoon, 7 studio units sleep 2-3 and 6x2 bedroom apartments sleep up to 7, fully s/c units with 32" LCD TVs, full kitchens and separate bathrooms, balcony or poolside patio. Swimming pool and barbecue area. Waterfront powered camper van and tent sites, safe private beach, historic jetty and wharf with blue water access. WiFi, Kayak hire, full booking service. Family owned and operated. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground

Address: 336 Puketona Road | Haruru Falls, Paihia 0247, New Zealand (Formerly Haruru Falls Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: €74 - €149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Haruru Falls Hotel
Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground Paihia, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#11 Family Hotel in Paihia
#12 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“we stayed bottom floor right beside the swimming pool/BBQ facilities”
 of 5 bubbles stevekim2017, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Loved the view from our room of the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 3lilgreenthings, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for campsites facing the falls”
 of 5 bubbles AlexxMixx, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No room, powered campsite”
 of 5 bubbles markcG9000MH, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms excellent and camping ground awesome too but downhill.Motels overlook them.Picture perfect”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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