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Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel

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#10 of 43 Hotels in Paihia
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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 July 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in a family room with a sea view and it was great. Though, personally, I would've preferred better internet and better lighting in the bathroom, the overall stay was great. The view and location were, as promised, wonderful. A calm, evening stroll along the wharf of Paihia is only seconds away, with shops and restaurants...

Thank Michael T
Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We just had 4 nights in a first floor family room at Swiss Chalet. Although dated, the self contained apartment was clean and comfortable and had all the amenities we needed for a short stay. Phil and Maureen were friendly and helpful . The view from our balcony was wonderful and the location is spot on, being only a short...

Reviewed 10 May 2014

Nice place to stay very clean tidy and quiet. I feel there "free internet" is a bit of a have 200mb a night . I felt Maureen was nice and helpful at the start of our conversations then when I rang to cancel one night from 2 nights her tone changed a bit of putting I gave 48hrs which usually...

1Thank tinam M
Mitzi51, Owner at Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Yes you are right, we do take the time to make sure our property is clean and appealing for our guests. We do offer FREE internet for people initially giving 200mb of data per day, this is normally plenty for the traveller – I told you at the time that if you required more we...

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

Poor internet. Great location right in front of the bay... Friendly couple that run it. The French window opened right in front of the motel. Unfortunately after paying that much money, you really expect more than 250MB of internet! Really!

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 May 2014

A huge thank you to Maureen & Phil for a wonderful stay at the Swiss Chalet in Paihia and for their advice and help. We had travelled up the Westcoast to Cape Reinga and then down to stay at Paihia and our accommodation at the Swiss Chalet was hands down the very best. The bed was oh so comfortable and...

Reviewed 29 April 2014

We stayed here for the last weekend of our Easter holiday trip to NZ. We booked prior to arriving in the country and mostly on the reviews it had obtained on Tripadvisor. It didn't disappoint. We were met by Maureen after arriving fairly late as we drove from Rotorua (about 7 hours), she was lovely and guided us to our...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We can't thank Maureen and Phil enough for making our stay in Paihia such a fantastic experience. We had only booked three days initially, but we stayed longer as we were enjoying ourselves so much. The room was great with a balcony for us to view the bay, clean and comfortable. Will definitely stay there again, when we are able...

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 April 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel for 3 nights over Easter just passed. We had a studio unit which was very adequate for our stay. Our days were very long due to the vast amount of travel we did each day to see as much as we could, so it was nice to come back...

Thank Boyo1
Reviewed 10 April 2014

A very handy location, nice spacious rooms and very friendly helpful owners, excellent price, and and excellent couple of days, We would use the Swiss Chalet next time without question. Highly recommneded.

Thank martin1352
Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at the Swiss Chalet. It is very close to shops restaurants and the harbour. Our hosts Maureen and Phil could not have been friendlier and more helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable \. I would recommend this place to anyone and will certainly stay there again if we are intending staying in Paihia.

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
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: €70 - €153 (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
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Paihia
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Paihia
#8 Romantic Hotel in Paihia
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“The rooms that I've stayed in have been spacious and well appointed.”
roses77, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms above the office on the 2nd floor have a view of the bay from the balcony.”
U5735QBdavidm, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best views on 2nd floor all had balconies some had shared balconies”
Izyrich, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have views of the beach and others are blocked by the Motel in front, so if a view is important do ask,”
ordersoriginz, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a Studio Room and it was quite spacious for two.”
petereY5445DI, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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