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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Booked here for 2 nights to visit the Bay of Islands. We had 3 rooms booked here and all rooms were extremely clean and nicely presented. All rooms self contained. We had 2 rooms ground floor and 1 room on first floor. Ground floor rooms had a lovely little garden area out the back and the 1st floor room had...

Thank MBs4
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Although the value for the $ was ok we were very disappointed firstly upon arrival at the size of the pool and looked more like a pond, plus the pool furniture looked like was 20 years old. The rooms again were ok for price paid however carpet needed a real good clean as did the kitchen blinds. No new towels...

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a couple of nights on a trip to the area The motel room was spotlessly clean with bedroom lounge and basic kitchen area Tea and coffee were available but no milk on both days and right next to a busy main road so noisy when trying to sleep Plenty of free parking and free but poor wifi...

Thank Nick S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Good location, really nice and very helpful owners, nice views and good, clean, spacious accomodation with good facilities - v close to the beach and stuff. Wifi is good, parking easy and safe and quiet.....

Thank jack c
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We enjoyed our winter three night stay in a roomy one bedroom downstairs unit. This recently renovated unit has a wet room bathroom. Everything looked fresh and colourful. The kitchen meant that we could prepare meals when we wanted to - just one minor issue - the microwave display didn't work so using it required guess work. Our room was...

Thank GrannyG45
Toronto, ON Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2016

It is not located at the beach or close to town, but is about 5-10 mins' walk away. The unit has two bedrooms plus the sitting area and kitchen. It is of good size and generally looks clean, but there is always a mysterious odor smell in our room. Otherwise everything works quite well as expected.

Thank Snowbird888
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This motel is not on the hill but is near enough to town to get to the main attractions in about ten minutes. The staff are also very helpful and the rooms were a good size, with an adequate kitchen and furniture. The main issue is that it needs an upgrade as some of the net curtains were ripped and...

Thank Moira C
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Stayed 2 nights in a 1 bedroom upstairs unit, we liked the fact there was a small kitchen as it meant we could buy breakfast supplies from the supermarket instead of eating out. Location wise it was perfect, close enough to walk to the main stretch of shops and restaurants or beach and wharf for boat or ferry trips. Unit...

Thank Leonek
Dargaville, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 April 2016

My wife and I stayed along with my sister in a 2 bed unit. It was clean comfortable and did just what was needed for a 1 night stay. We paid extra as we had our well behaved dog with us, but unfortunately did not get a unit with a courtyard which would have been a boon. It was still...

Thank Malcolm K
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Comfortable airy studio with large sliding doors onto a balcony with seating. Good servicing of the room daily and extremely pleasant helpful manager. Good location short walk to the beach front, shops and pier from which the ferries depart for the bay trips.

Thank travelwise184

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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Marlin Court Motel is probably the best motel in Paihia! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marlin Court Motel

Address: 60 Seaview Road | P.O. Box 394, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: $97 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marlin Court Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ours had a sea view...”
 of 5 bubbles jackc825, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you should travel with a pet, see if you can get a courtyard room.”
 of 5 bubbles pearlNorthampton, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the road side rooms”
 of 5 bubbles BigKiwi31, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Request fully cleaned linens specifically, ask to be placed side by side if you book more than one room.”
 of 5 bubbles nahfree, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask to be away from the main road, its not noisy, but could be in peak holiday times”
 of 5 bubbles Geoffl01, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
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