COVID-19 restrictions.

See detailsOpens in a new window

Breakwater Motel

Photo gallery for Breakwater Motel

Featured image
Beach nearby, beach towels
Terrace/patio
32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels
32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels

Overview of Breakwater Motel

Breakwater Motel

4.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Contactless check-in
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
  • Contactless check-out
1 Bayview Road, Paihia, Northland, 0200

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPaihia Wharf4 min walk
  • Popular LocationPaihia Beach5 min walk
  • Popular LocationWaitangi Treaty Grounds4 min drive
  • AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands)18 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

About this area

Paihia

Breakwater Motel is located on the waterfront and in a walkable area with great shopping. Paihia Wharf and Waitangi Golf Club are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Paihia Beach and Haruru Falls. Hundertwasser Public Toilets and The Parrot Place are also worth visiting. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Paihia Wharf - 4 min walk
  • Paihia Beach - 5 min walk
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 4 min drive
  • Waitangi Golf Club - 6 min drive
  • Waitangi Mountain Bike Park - 9 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Orange Frog - 3 min walk
  • Letz Cafe - 4 min walk
  • Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack - 4 min walk
  • King Wah Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Charlotte's Kitchen - 5 min walk

About this property

Breakwater Motel

4.5-star motel near the beach
Guests at this beach motel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free local calls. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like living rooms and dining areas.
Breakwater Motel offers 25 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate living rooms. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Fridges and microwaves are provided.

This Paihia motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 5 AM to 8:30 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times

Family friendly

  • High chair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Separate living room

Similar properties

See similar properties

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 30.00 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is 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

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 295 out of 417 reviews
5 - Excellent 71%
Rating 4 - Good. 103 out of 417 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 17 out of 417 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 417 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 417 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Management were super friendly. Will definitely stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great hotel in great location
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Staff & service
Medium stay
Seems the motel was pretty empty because we booked through hotels . Com we got shoved up the back with no view Would of been nice seen as we booked two rooms to have a room with a view Rooms are all tile floors so very cold this time of the year Motel was well over Priced
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great views and location Could have better cooking facilities ie oven
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in May 2021