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    Bay Sands Seafront Studios

    136 Marsden Road | Bay of Islands, Paihia, New Zealand
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (28)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Pool & Beach (2)
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    • Excellent41%
    • Very good44%
    • Average10%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “tour boats” (2 reviews)
    “sea facing” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    All reviews across the road tour boats sea facing two months paihia wharf four nights room was spacious lovely spot countdown supermarket first floor balcony kitchen motel ferry suitcases
    Reviewed yesterday

    My husband is an essential wheelchair user, and I searched high and low for wheelchair accessible rooms in NZ. I came across Bay Sands on Expedia, and we were not disappointed! In fact, this was the best of the six rooms we stayed in during...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stayed here for 4 nights. Poor sleep quality due to a hot & stuffy room. Once the curtains are closed there is no airflow in the N/S facing units, the road is very noisy so to open doors are not pleasant. Insufficient power points in...More

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    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    Stayed here for several days in February 2017. Let's get it out of the way - the decor is very dated, and screams out for an update. However - it was clean, serviced daily, large rooms with comfortable beds, excellent wifi and cable TV if...More

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    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    Long weekend getaway, we had the front studio apartment, great sea / bay views, tidy and clean, daily service, you pay for the Location and the view which was stunning and pleasant. the decor reminded me of art decor style, nothing flash but comfortable.[probably could...More

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    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    We have been travelling throughout New Zealand for the last two months and stayed in a number of motels. We can safely say that this was the worst so far. The room was dark, shabby and although clean it looked dirty. Furniture was worn and...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    Room & Suite (40)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    kiwikath2011
    Hi - we are looking for a nights accommodation but come with 2 Labradors - house trained, with owners at all times and come with their own beds. Do you have a ground floor unit that is pet friendly?
    9 May 2015|
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    Response from BaySandsMotel | Property representative |
    Hi Please call 6494027707
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    Donna G
    Do you have a 2 bedroom available for one night on the 4th April please
    4 March 2015|
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    Response from BaySandsMotel | Property representative |
    Sorry, We are full on that date. Thanks for your inquiry.
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    Room Tips
    "Two rooms at the front of the motel on the upper floor will have the best views"
    1Aimless1, 1 month agoRead review
    "Front Studio rooms have sea / bay views and a breeze"
    suzidass, 1 month agoRead review
    "The seafront studios cost more but if you are going to spend any time in the room it's worth it for the..."
    CGaustralia, 1 month agoRead review
    "Childrens playground 100m to right on beach"
    Phil P, 5 months agoRead review
    "Rooms on first floor offer a balcony with ocean glimpses/views"
    Zoe Y, over a year agoRead review
    "Fantastic sea view from room 1."
    Peter V, over a year agoRead review
    "The ocean view is special, the highway noise during the day is a little annoying."
    schota1, over a year agoRead review
    "Expect the noise as it is right opposite the beach."
    alailevaoc, over a year agoRead review
    "The front rooms have sea views"
    TheNurse00, over a year agoRead review
    "Can't really recommend this hotel at all."
    Blossom56, over a year agoRead review
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