Breakwater Motel

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Overview of Breakwater Motel

Breakwater Motel

4.5 star property
Upscale motel within walking distance of Paihia Wharf

9.4/10 Exceptional

421 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Guests rated location

  • Walkable50 positive mentions
  • Convenient41 positive mentions
  • Dining options38 positive mentions
  • Safe37 positive mentions
  • Easy Parking32 positive mentions

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Lounge area
The price is P4,921
Price available on 01/07/2022
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1 Bayview Road, Paihia, Northland, 0200
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Beach towels
  • Airport shuttle
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
For families
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Separate dining area
  • Living room
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
Cleaning & Safety
  • Contactless check-in
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the waterfront
  • Paihia Beach - 5 min walk
  • Paihia Wharf - 1 min drive
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 4 min drive
  • Haruru Falls - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 18 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Breakwater Motel

Breakwater Motel offers an airport shuttle during limited hours for NZD 50 per person one-way. Freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can check out the nearby hiking/biking trails, kayaking, and mountain biking. This upscale motel is also 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Paihia Beach. Fellow travelers say great things about the helpful staff and location.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 25 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle from 5 AM to 8:30 PM*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills

What to do

  • Private beach access
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Umbrellas
  • Beach towels

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library

Languages spoken

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils
  • Highchair

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Access via exterior corridors

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD 50 per person (one-way)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Breakwater Motel
Breakwater Motel Paihia
Breakwater Paihia
Breakwater Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
Breakwater Motel Motel
Breakwater Motel Paihia
Breakwater Motel Motel Paihia

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

9.4

Exceptional

9.6/10

Cleanliness

9.2/10

Staff & service

9.1/10

Amenities

9.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.0/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

As always a great place to stay, thanks
Joanne, 3-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Modern and clean. We booked and arrived late and it was ready for us.
Kristina, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

All you want
Perfectly clean, very well maintained, on the waterfront and an easy walk to Paihia town, Waitangi or the Russell ferry.
Balcony view at sunrise.
Tony, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Management were super friendly. Will definitely stay again.
1-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very clean and recently refurbished I would say. Excellent bed, comfy couches, adequate cups, glasses, cutlery etc. Lucky to park right outside my room as some carparks are not adjacent to rooms. I would definitely stay here again amd recommend it to tohers.
1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel in great location
1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Medium stay
Seems the motel was pretty empty because we booked through hotels . Com we got shoved up the back with no view Would of been nice seen as we booked two rooms to have a room with a view Rooms are all tile floors so very cold this time of the year Motel was well over Priced
2-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very Good

Great views and location Could have better cooking facilities ie oven
3-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very Good

Shirley, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very Good

Good comfortable unit with generous and modern bathroom, great location, great host.
3-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review