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Dolphin Motel

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Qualmarked 4 star. In the heart of Paihia 5 minutes flat walking from waterfront,shops. Wide range of accommodation from Small Queen Studio(Basic Facilities),King Studios,King Studio Spa, One Bedroom(sleeps 3-4),Two bedroom(sleeps 4) and Large Family units(Sleeps 2-7 people)with Spa Bath and BBQ. Kitchens, Sky TV 50+ channels. Free WiFi, Shared Guest Laundry. Knowledgeable Kiwi operators to help you with tours in the Bay of Islands and throughout New Zealand. Special packages arranged. BBQ also available. Optical Fiber Wifi System. Great Discounts for Tours.
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All reviews great location enjoyable stay beds were comfortable the kitchen hot water close to town within walking distance short stay night stay quiet location cooking facilities boat trip stayed nights motel host wharf dishwasher
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Centrally located with nice sea view apartments. Close to all the amenities such as restaurants, booking offices and market. Best for couple/family or even sole traveller who wants to do some cooking. Overall excellent

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Response from snuffy77, Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 18 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments and happy you enjoyed your stay hope to see you again

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Quiet and away from traffic noise.Staff very friendly and extremely helpful. Compared with other places we have stayed it was good value for money. Would have no hesitation in staying again.Will retain pleasant memories.

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Response from snuffy77, Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 18 November 2017

Happy to have you stay again and fabulous to hear you felt it was value for money.

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great room , good facilities . Staff extremely helpful . We stayed two nights and would be more than happy to recommend to our friends . Close to town and supermarket if you wish to self cater . Good restaurants and fish and chips close...More

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Response from snuffy77, Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 18 November 2017

Thank you for your great comments happy to please hopefully we will see you again

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We rent a family suit for a large family. it is lovely and clean. just perfect for parents and kids . we have everythings for cooking in ketchen. the location is also good . easy to access the beach and ferry terminal!

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Response from snuffy77, Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 18 November 2017

Glad you enjoyed your room and ammenties

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Very comfy bed Towels a little on the old side. Had threads and holes, and very small Room was lovely and warm but the smell on cleaning products very strong. Overall a wonderful place to stay. We would stay again. :)

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Response from snuffy77, Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 18 November 2017

Sorry about the cleaning product smell and we have since replaced the towels with new ones. Glad to hear you would stay again.

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31 December 2016|
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Response from cheeky1921 | Property representative |
Hi yes we have the family room available for the 24th january it will cost $250 per night.
20 December 2016|
Response from cheeky1921 | Property representative |
Hi You can not see the sea from any of our rooms and we also do not have a swimming pool sorry
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Room Tips
"Please fix the overly sensitive shower and use fitted sheets on the bed. Also update the televisions so..."
22 Mar 2018
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"Great location"
15 Mar 2018
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"Ask for a room with good ventilation"
12 Jan 2018
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"A different Motel/Hotel"
5 Dec 2017
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US$65 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
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