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Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just left....quite emotional teary farewell .... as we've just had the most amazing 4 night stay. Greated by Maureen who is nothing but charming & very knowledgeable. The place is spotless clean with beautiful towels & bed linen. So comfy beds...that we didn't want to get out of but so many places to see & visit. Facilities are...

Thank picofdarwen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location. Homely atmosphere. Lovely design of the rooms is decorated with wood. No noise from the road. The ocean is 1 minutes walk. All you needs is within walking distance - the marina, bus station, supermarkets, cafes, shops and restaurants. Very nice place to spend your holiday and to relax.

Thank _Elena108_108
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very relaxed friendly welcome and a comfortable. clean unit. In a good location, as walking distance to beach and restaurants, Outdoor bbq was a bonus. One of the better motels we have stayed in and look forward to staying again our next visit to the area.

Thank ordersoriginz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maureen and Phil very friendly and helpful managers. Nothing to fault with room. Very clean and good amenities. Would not hesitate to recommend. Excellent value for money. Great position within walking distance to restaurants, wharf, shops.

Thank Peter e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a few days here while meeting up with family and friends. The staff were most helpful and knowledgable amnbout the area. The hotel was clean and tidy, the parking is a bit tight but can be managed. The rooms were well appointed but needed some modernisation as all the wood walls etc tended to make them dark. No complaints...

Thank johnamason
Rhondda, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Stayed here for New Year, excellent location, spotlessly clean, good facilities. Nothing negative to say about the Swiss Chalet. Phil and Maureen were so welcoming, nothing was too much trouble for them. Only stayed two nights and would have stayed longer but there was no availability. If you are looking to stay in Pahia we would highly recommend this place.

Thank daice44
Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. New Year is always a very special time for us in Paihia with the fabulous fireworks display in the bay. We are pleased you enjoyed your time here. Regards Maureen and Phil

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I will say that i have never stayed in a cleaner, more presentable older style accommodation in all my travels. The owners Phil and Maureen made my wife and I welcome from the moment we arrived and nothing was too much trouble for the owners or their staff. Dont expect the Hyatt hotel but do expect a comfortable, clean and...

Thank BCFenwick
Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi BCFenwick, thank you for your glowing review. We are both thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and it would be lovely to have you back again. Our motel is unique because it has the Swiss theme and we do try to keep it looking as nice as possible, so thank you from Maureen and Phil.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great location close to main sea front strip, nice clean and spacious rooms, easy parking. Maureen and Phil were the perfect hosts. Very friendly and helped us out with bookings and several other little challenges.

Thank N6703CCmark
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Such a great find in a perfect location and a fabulous start to our honeymoon. Thank you Phil & Maureen for making our stay special. We really feel like you looked out of us and gave some fantastic recommendations of where to eat and trips to do.

Thank Jacqui W
Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review Jacqui W. It was really nice to have you stay with us and we are pleased you had a good look about and enjoyed our beautiful area. We would love to have you stay with us again some day. Merry Christmas and Happy New year from Phil and Maureen.

Okaihau, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Phil was a most welcoming host. Under cover parking isn't something we come across often. The presentation of the property and grounds was immaculate. Very nice to be given proper milk in a carton. The towels were beautiful.

Thank GNolz
Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a great review for us GNolz. I hope you will be able to come back to stay sometime soon. We do like to keep our lovely motel looking good and its nice to have someone come back to let us know that they have enjoyed being here. All the best for Christmas,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer quality unique Swiss style accommodation in the beautiful Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Our modern, fully self-contained units sleep 1-10 people, have balconies, some with stunning sea views and are only metres from Paihia waterfront. Our prime central location places you within 1 minute's walk from Paihia wharf, beach, shops and cafes. The many exciting attractions and activities on offer around the Bay are at your feet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel

Address: 3 Bayview Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: €83 - €197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Swiss Chalet Hotel
Swiss Chalet Motel
Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel Paihia, New Zealand - Bay Of Islands
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#3 Family Hotel in Paihia
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#8 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“Some rooms have views of the beach and others are blocked by the Motel in front, so if a view is important do ask,”
 of 5 bubbles ordersoriginz, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a Studio Room and it was quite spacious for two.”
 of 5 bubbles petereY5445DI, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a corner room and you will have a view of the beach front”
 of 5 bubbles daice44, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room near the front if you require a view of the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles BCFenwick, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room was spotlessly clean and had a small balcony for sitting, beautiful flowers in window boxes and the gardens were well maintained.”
 of 5 bubbles 904janc, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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