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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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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Airport Transportation
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Centrally Located
Quiet
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All reviews great location room was clean leave the car awesome stay family room close to town hot water within walking distance the kitchen great room great place to stay short stay night stay cooking facilities quiet location boat trip stayed nights
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Reviewed 7 April 2011

We found our room to be spotlessly clean and the beds very comfortable. We had a spa bath that I couldn't get into because of sore back/leg but the owner Greg gave me the keys to another unit for the night so I could shower.Nothing...More

Date of stay: April 2011
Thank EastLynne66
Reviewed 16 February 2011

This Motel is close enough to the wharf area for trips around the Bay but far enough away from the hub to be peaceful. Owner and staff are very helpful and friendly; arranged our next Motel and our trip to Ninety Mile Beach etc. Well...More

Date of stay: February 2011
Thank Sula-Mac
Reviewed 11 January 2011

Badly in need of renovations, very dated and in desperate need of some TLC. A bit of a 1970's time warp. Kitchen and bathroom small and very very basic. Not sure how they qualify as a 4* would only be a 3* in my opinion...More

Date of stay: January 2011
Thank kororoakaye
Response from Alure, Manager at Dolphin MotelResponded 28 January 2011

We Booked these Guests in over the High Season Rate of $220 for a One Bedroom Fully Self Contained Room in Paihia over the Xmas New Year period this tariff is Mid Range in Paihia for this time of season for a 4 star property....More

Reviewed 3 September 2010

Stayed at Dolphin Motel opposite wharf in centre of town the room we stayed in is called the snapper room nicely furnished. The owner is a Bob Hosking look a like so when you vist say Gidday Bob and his Real name is Greg will...More

Date of stay: September 2010
1  Thank Sonny D
Reviewed 9 November 2009

We have to write a review of this wonderful motel after having such a great time at this great motel. We originally planned to stay there 2 nights, but as we had such a great time, we extended our stay to 4 nights. The owner...More

Date of stay: October 2009
1  Thank MikeandLyndaC
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StephanieD4293
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.
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SarthakChowDown
20 December 2016|
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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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Dragonfly4035
11 September 2016|
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"Please fix the overly sensitive shower and use fitted sheets on the bed. Also update the televisions so..."
jdicks709679
22 Mar 2018
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"Great location"
554grannya
15 Mar 2018
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"Ask for a room with good ventilation"
Jwf69822
12 Jan 2018
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"A different Motel/Hotel"
michaeljjackson75
5 Dec 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$73 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
31
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