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Chalet Romantica

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2017

If you are visiting Paihia this is the only place to stay if you want first class service and facilities. Inge is an excellent hostess and her breakfasts are divine - fresh fruit salad, yogurts, home baked bread and rolls, cooked breakfast, cheese, toast and coffee. Her breakfast table was stunningly laid out and facing the Bay of Islands. Our...

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Northwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Great location and fantastic views over the bay. Inge is one in a million. A wonderful host who has thought of everything. We stayed in the top floor suite which was beautifully appointed. Many of the reviews rave about the breakfasts - they are truly out of this world! Better than you'd find at many high end hotels. Paihia is...

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Mercer Island, WA
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Chalet Romantica sits above the town with a lovely view of the town and water. It is very easy to walk to the local shops and restaurants. Inge is a wonderful, warm inn keeper who made sure everything was spotless and perfect. Our room had everything from make up removers wipes to nail polish remover to some soap to do...

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new york city
Reviewed 17 March 2017

As others have noted,Inge is a gracious and welcoming host. Our room had a wonderful view of Paihia Harbor and was well equipped. There are personal touches everywhere that made it a memorable stay. The location is good and walking to the wharf and stores is very feasible. Breakfasts are wonderful with a delicious variety of fruit, cereals, fresh-squeezed juice,...

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Reigate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Beautiful Paihia was made even better by Inge, our host. We felt like being at home (we stayed in the Romantika Suite). Inge gave me a jar of coffee for the room as I drink a lot of coffee which is just one of the little touches which makes it so special to stay here. Magnificent breakfast which caters to...

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Thank AndreaL911
The Netherlands
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were 3,5 weeks in New-Zealand and this was the best B&B we've stayed in. Very nice room and magnificent view. Good advice from Inge on how to make best of stay. Amazing hospitality & wonderful service! We loved it!

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Mulwala
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Inge is the perfect host, friendly, welcoming, nothing is too much effort and everywhere there are little touches that separate Chalet Romantica from the rest. A perfect place fo a couples escape. The breakfast room is something to behold. Possibly the best of many, many b&bs we've stayed in.

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Thank John F
Runcorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place to stay in Bay of Islands. Lovely property with superb views. Very welcoming, great breakfasts. Good advice from Inge on how to make best of stay including discounted bookings for trips etc.

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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Wow, where to begin! We stayed here for our Honeymoon and it was so divine! With its fantastic views of the ocean, amazing hospitality & wonderful service this place is definitely not a place to be missed! Prime location and a wonderful family. Best BnB in Piahai by far!

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Thank talbury17
Surrey
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Delightful hostess Inge (Swiss flag flies outside the B&B) spares no trouble to ensure guests enjoy their stay. Breakfasts were beautifully presented and included fresh fruit, home-made yogurt, fruit puree, granola, cereals etc. Cooked breakfasts were prepared to a high standard. Our room was immaculate with safe, fridge/mini-bar, and balcony with amazing view. Paihia as a place offers a number...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spoil yourself and experience the magic of Chalet Romantica. Each upstairs room has its own balcony with superb seaviews, quality furnishings and fittings, free wifi & extra comfy beds. One room is on the ground floor and has garden views. Indoor pool, spa & gym Central town location within a stroll to all amenities, Dolphin - Bay cruise departure piers & beaches. Friendly hosts with a wealth of local knowledge love to welcome you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chalet Romantica

Address: 6 Bedggood Close, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: $192 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chalet Romantica 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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Chalet Romantica Hotel Paihia
Chalet Romantica Paihia, Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The top floor Romantica Suite is fabulous!”
TealyPuff, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the Bay.”
mrlen2015, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“talk to Inge”
groupleaderinPC, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Use the pool as swimming against the current will use up the extra calories. We chose the loft suite which has the full feeling of space.”
Crowborough18, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask about which rooms have in suite bathrooms. I believe all rooms have a beautiful ocean view.”
hcjc68, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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