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Breakwater Motel

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Exterior
Private beach nearby, beach towels
Terrace/patio
Waterfront Suite Ocean | Living area | 32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, TV
Waterfront Suite Ocean | Living area | 32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, TV

Overview of Breakwater Motel

Breakwater Motel

4.5 star property
Bayfront motel with private beach, near Paihia Wharf

9.4/10 Exceptional

429 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Lounge area
  • Laundry facilities
Map
1 Bayview Road, Paihia, Northland, 0200
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private beach
  • Beach towels
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Separate dining area
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • On the waterfront
  • Bay of Islands - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Upper Deck - 3 min walk
  • Vinnies - 3 min walk
  • Sauce - 3 min walk
  • Pizza Shack - 3 min walk
  • Orange Frog - 3 min walk

About this property

Breakwater Motel

Situated on the bay, Breakwater Motel is a great choice for a stay in Paihia. Freebies such as WiFi and self-parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby hiking/biking trails, kayaking and mountain biking. Fellow travellers love the helpful staff and location.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 25 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • BBQs

What to do

  • Private beach access
  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba-diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Umbrellas
  • Beach towels

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated
  • Separate dining area

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils
  • High chair

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Access via exterior corridors

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

This property does not have lifts.

On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Breakwater Motel
Breakwater Motel Paihia
Breakwater Paihia
Breakwater Motel Paihia, Bay Of Islands
Breakwater Motel Motel
Breakwater Motel Paihia
Breakwater Motel Motel Paihia

Frequently asked questions

Does Breakwater Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Breakwater Motel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Breakwater Motel?
As of 4 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Breakwater Motel on 5 Dec 2022 start from $138, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Breakwater Motel?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Breakwater Motel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Breakwater Motel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Breakwater Motel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-out and contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Breakwater Motel and nearby?
Have fun with activities such as cycling, boat tours and hiking, and practise your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Enjoy amenities such as a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Breakwater Motel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Vinnies (3-min walk), Sauce (3-min walk) and Pizza Shack (3-min walk).
What's the area around Breakwater Motel like?
Breakwater Motel is located on the waterfront, a short 1-minute walk from Bay of Islands and 5 minutes' walk from Paihia Wharf. The local area is walkable and popular for its beaches.

Overall score and ratings

9.4

Exceptional

9.6/10

Cleanliness

9.2/10

Staff & service

9.1/10

Amenities

9.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.1/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

BERMYONG, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

We were really impressed with the unit. Spotless and up to date. I confess, being a clean freak, I tried to find some dust and couldn't. We really couldn't fault it. Comfortable bed, everything you need in the kitchen. The view was amazing, and it was an easy walk to bars and restaurants. 10/10.
Helen, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Jenny, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Across the road from Paihia beach. Beautiful views.
GEOFFREY ST, 4-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Lovely rooms, close to everything. Views from our corner upper level were stunning.
sue, 3-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great location, spacious and quiet
Kate, 3-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location. Close to shops, restaurants and ferry
Rota, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

As always a great place to stay, thanks
Joanne, 3-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Modern and clean. We booked and arrived late and it was ready for us.
Kristina, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

All you want
Perfectly clean, very well maintained, on the waterfront and an easy walk to Paihia town, Waitangi or the Russell ferry.
Balcony view at sunrise.
Tony, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review