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Seattle
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87 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We stayed on several scenic beaches in New Zealand, but this is the one I want to come back to! For one thing, many of the beautiful beaches are appropriate for surfers but I want a beach that I can swim in, not just look at, and this protected bay is perfect. Beached As Paihia is just across the road... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2016

room is clean and place is near wharf. we stay at the place for 2 days, but wifi in the room works only 2 hours. the rest of the place is good. there is no kitchen inside the room but there are other kitchen accessories .

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Thank TAO W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

After a flight from Christchurch and terrible Auckland long weekend traffic we arrived at Beached As. We booked units 1, 2 & 3 which suited our family get away of 7. Unit 1 2 singles, unit 2 queen & unit 3 queen & single. All units clean & tidy. With linen, towels & soap provided. A liquor store is located... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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49 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

A relaxed and incredibly well located place in laid back Paihia on the Bay of Islands. Great beach ten yards from the door. We stayed in unit 2 on the top floor with a balcony facing the sunrise and recommend asking for that unit. Very comfortable and affordable. Liked it so much we are already planning our return. Take a... More 

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Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

My stay at Beached As was enjoyable, clean, with friendly and welcoming staff and awesome views! I was impressed with the managers when they had to deal with a disgruntled guest who was rather abusive . I was pleased that the manager came and apologised for the disruption caused by the guest (looks like it was the reviewer below). I... More 

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Thank Jose L
Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

On first glance of the hotel, it was above a liquor shop, but it was across the road from the beach so I was not immediately deterred. I parked up and followed the sign to the hotel entrance, up side stairs of building to the hotel. The door bell was broken and I looked around for a sign on how... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Beached as Paihia is across the road from a beautiful view over part of the bay of islands. The establishment is small and sits over a shop but that did not take away from the location. It is within walking distance to many restaurants and shops, parking is on site and free. The rooms although small had all the things... More 

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1 Thank AaronandSonya
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2015

We loved our stay in Beached as Paihia. The room was beautifully decorated with a private balcony where we sat and drank wine while looking out on the Bay of Islands. We were a little nervous when we first arrived to see that it was over the liquor store but everything was arranged for our arrival and we would definitely... More 

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1 Thank Ellen S
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We had to book for 2 nights as it was busy Xmas holidays period and we couldn't find anything else near beach. The room is terrible, very small, no extra space at all, one can hardly walk in the room, extremely small bathroom, kitchen bench top is just in front of bed which is terrible. There was a big spider... More 

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1 Thank Dhaval K
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

For the price of the twin room it meet expectations. Its small (you won't get your suitcase up the stairs, but knew this due to other reviews) and you won't fit your suitcase in the room comfortably. You can hear all traffic, and although the laundry says no use after 7:00pm, it was used every night at around 8pm while... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Beached As Paihia

Address: 14 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Hotel Class:3 star — Beached As Paihia 3*
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Beached As Paihia New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“On the 2nd floor (3rd by US reckoning) #2 and 3 have queen beds & balconies. #2 has fridge and coffee maker but lacks a sink, which #3 has.”
 of 5 bubbles SeattleSueSeattle, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“I think all rooms have a view”
 of 5 bubbles AaronandSonya, 25 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms 2 and 3 have a balcony on front overlooking bay - room 1 is on side with no balcony”
 of 5 bubbles geordie9Kent, 25 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Take the largest room at the corner, it has big windows to ocean view”
  • Nice ocean view
 of 5 bubbles 299Lee299, 10 Jan 2014 | Read review
“We had Suite 2 which looked to have the largest balcony area”
 of 5 bubbles TVRNz, 7 Dec 2013 | Read review
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