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Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands

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  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

We bought a voucher for her from grabone, at reception we got a peice of paper that said BUFFET dinner in restaurant tonight, we went down and NO buffet, and JUST 5 options, we didnt end up eating here. Breakfast was OK, not great, just...More

1  Thank Jacqui P
Response from Matthew_Hambly, Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of IslandsResponded 1 November 2016

Good Afternoon. I am sorry that the hotel were not up to your expectations. Warm Regards, Matthew Hambly, Rooms Division Manager.

Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

At the Copthorne Bay of Islands overnight for a function. Organisation and staff were SUPERB, couldn't be faulted. Older Facility but well maintained, would have been good if I had been there in daylight hours as I am sure it is a beautiful setting I...More

Thank Keithry
Response from Matthew_Hambly, Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of IslandsResponded 6 October 2016

Good Evening. Thank you for providing feedback about your stay with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm Regards, Matthew Hambly, Rooms Division Manager.

Reviewed 19 June 2016

Found this place rather disappointing after the previous couple of hotels on our long trip. Our room was spacious but old fashioned & smelt musty. There was no air con, just a rather inadequate ceiling fan. On the plus side, it's really close to the...More

1  Thank WhiteHorseWalker
Response from Matthew_Hambly, Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of IslandsResponded 1 November 2016

Good Afternoon. Thank you for providing feedback about your stay with us. The hotel advises under its amenities and room descriptions that we have ceiling fans only and not air conditioning so that to advise guests that when they choose to stay at our hotel...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Very friendly check in, great location and tasty food: breakfast was good and the dinner served to our group of 30+ was nothing short of superb (very memorable chocolate mousse)! I had read reviews indicating that some rooms had been refurbished, but ours obviously wasn't...More

Thank Tracy_and_Paul_NZ
Response from Matthew_Hambly, Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of IslandsResponded 1 November 2016

Good Afternoon. Thank you for providing feedback about your stay with us. I am sorry that the room that was allocated to you was not up to our normal standard. We are currently going room by room and bringing these rooms up to a more...More

Reviewed 3 June 2016

Great views from ocean view rooms. Fabulous pool facilities. Hourly shuttle service to main town centre or a 20 minute leisurely walk to town Maori cultural grounds just meters away Friendly staff, great food.

Thank Kate S
Response from Matthew_Hambly, Manager at Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of IslandsResponded 1 November 2016

Good Afternoon. Thank you for providing feedback about your stay with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm Regards, Matthew Hambly, Rooms Division Manager.

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Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Refrigerator in room
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Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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US$84 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$84 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kelly L
12 January 2018|
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Response from Shannon C | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely swimming & other water sports. Such a lovely location
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Mickeysbabe
17 December 2016|
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Response from 464JudyLea464 | Reviewed this property |
Best to ask the hotel direct? So far as we can recall the meals were good with plenty of meat on offer but we didn't stay over the weekend. During the week there can be major bookings with conferences when they put a buffet... More
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Mickeysbabe
17 December 2016|
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Response from bobbyjosing | Reviewed this property |
No idea, they only list the restaurant as open for breakfast and dinner but who knows, email them and ask?
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"rooms starting with 700 series are pool side facing"
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"Ask for a room overlooking the Bay."
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"Get a water view room - cooler than the back rooms"
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"Get an east-facing room if the weather is good as otherwise you'll be stifling because of the heat and no..."
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