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Marlin House Bed & Breakfast

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
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3 Star Hotel
Marlin House is a comfortable colonial-style home set in a subtropical garden with ample off-street parking. Substantial decks provide stunning views of the Bay of Islands. An easy four minute walk to the beach, wharf, cafes, restaurants and central Paihia. Marlin House offers three...
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15 Bayview Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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14.5 km to Kerikeri Airport
40 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Quiet location off the main street, but up a small hill. Many major sites within easy walking distance from harbor and restaurants. Our room had a spa and was on the third floor with a view of the harbor and there was always a breeze....More

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

AFter some iffy hotel experiences in New Zealand, our welcome here from Ray and Helen couldn't have been better. Both are experienced hoteliers and know how to treat guests unobtrusively but caringly. THe property is set back from the front and overlooking the harbour and...More

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Response from Marlin-House-Paihia, Manager at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We really enjoy hosting guests at our BnB. Breakfast is always a winner on the terrace overlooking the Bay. Cheers Ray & Helen

Reviewed 22 January 2017

We stayed with a few family members in their self-contained unit - and it was just amazing! It's almost a whole floor of the building, including a huge deck with BBQ, 10 beds, and generally a very spacious layout. The best part of the building...More

Thank Chris_hnz
Response from Marlin-House-Paihia, Manager at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 March 2017

Hi Chris Thanks for your lovely review. Everyone just loves the space that is up there in the 4 Bedroom Apartment and also the views. See you again one day. Cheers Ray

Reviewed 18 December 2016

My husband and I have just had the pleasure of spending three nights in this hotel, amazing views and you couldn't wish for more attentive hosts, fantastic breakfast and only a short walk to the resort centre.

Thank Eileen W
Response from Marlin-House-Paihia, Manager at Marlin House Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 March 2017

Hi Eileen Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed our breakfast as we always try to please. Regards Helen

Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is the best combination of room and view we have stayed in in New Zealand. Hosts very friendly and accommodating. Excellent breakfast service. Great location. On a hill so not for the unfit but not too strenuous. Paihia has plenty of amenities. Good touring...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Price range
US$127 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$127 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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"We were in the Snapper Suite and loved it."
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"4 bedroom apartments for large groups"
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"Fabulous views of the Bay of Islands ! Friendly hosts"
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"Good view, breezy, large bathroom, but up stairs to third floor, but hosts happy to help you with luggage."
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