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Gwandalan, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2014

The Bay Cabinz .We stayed 3 nights but would have loved to stay longer but we where on a timetable The owners where very very helpfull and lovely people.Plus the room we stayed in was fantastic.Very clean. Would highly recommend this motel.

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Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

Very nice cabins , clean , cosy and with a nice view . Good kitchen facility & barbecue . Only con was the washing room facility. The washing machine did not clean the wash at all, and even though I put in the wash twice in the dryer , it still was not dry. All the machine cost 2 dollars...

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Thank Jennie H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 November 2014

We were travelling with an eco friendly, bird loving relation and this was a perfect spot for her. We stayed for 3 nights. The cabins are so cosy and comfortable with everything you could want - a kitchenette with lots of pots, pans, plates and cutlery, comfy beds, great bathroom and views to die for. The owners, Belinda and Peter,...

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

We were very impressed with our stay at Bay Cabinz and had a relaxing and enjoyable stay there. Sitting on the verandah we could listen to the birdsong whilst looking at the sea view. On our arrival Belinda welcomed us and even carried one of our rucksacks up to the cabin. When we noticed a small problem with ants in...

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Thank Bededaw
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Cozy rooms with lots of character, not your run of the mill motel. Set among trees, the upstairs unit has a balcony with a good view of the paihia bay. The motel is 2 blocks inland and very quiet. Friendly manager.

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Thank Sun j
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We have been in the Bay Cabinz Motel in Dezember 2013. It was really great!!! We had no reservation in Paihia and every hotel had no vacancy. So we were very happy to get that cabin. It is a nice place and we were lucky to get the last one upstairs with a beautiful view. We had three wonderful days...

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Thank Andrea201308
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 March 2014

We needed very last minute accomodation after a disaster booking, and were lucky to find Bay Cabinz Motel. They answered the phone late evening and were very helpful and welcoming hosts. The rooms are beautiful, much nicer than a 'cabin', lovely and spacious, the ideal place to sit on the balcony and say ahhh. They are delightfully set into the...

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Thank Anne F
United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay of 5 nights in the Bay Cabinz Motel in Paihia. The individual cabins are delightful, each one having a deck so it is possible to eat outside. They are fully equipped and comfortable with laundry facilities onsite and a barbecue area in the complex. The owners were very welcoming and a wealth of information, they...

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Thank Dahu60
Reviewed 25 February 2014

From the time we were warmly welcomed at reception to our first steps into the cabin, we felt right at home! Slept like a log every night! The cabins are airy with an illusion of space from the high ceilings. They are practical and have everything you need in the kitchenette to help reduce your holiday expenses. Clean, fresh yet...

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Thank Kathyterry2011
Benfleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Stayed at Bay Cabinz for two nights as part of our tour of NZ North Island in January. Its a great base for exploring Paihai and the Bay of Islands. On arrival the owner mentioned the Bay of Islands boat trips and got us booked on one which we can definitely recommend doing. The cabins are only a 5 minute...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
10 fully self-contained private chalet bungalows overlooking the Paihia village. This sunny elevated eco-complex is set in sub-tropical/native surroundings with bird life, sea and garden views in Central Paihia. Ideal for singles, couples and small families who enjoy a quiet natural environment. Only 300m flat walk to Paihia's cafes, restaurants, shops, beaches and nearby wharf which is the gateway to the beautiful Bay of Islands many tourist attractions and activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Cabinz Motel

Address: 32 - 34 School Road | P.O. Box 182, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: €74 - €113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Cabinz Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Bay Cabinz Motel Paihia, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Paihia
#20 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“I imagine that some of the higher rooms got a better view but just ask if that is a priority.”
mirabitojoseph, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher cabins offer better views but mean more stairs unfortunately.”
JimM725, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be prepared for uncomfortable nights in hot weather”
747trevorb, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a view i requested a seaview.”
Holiday0610, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for sea view but only if you can manage several flights of stairs easily”
415melaniej, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
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