Scenic Hotel Bay Of Islands
Travel Blogs from Paihia
We leave Auckland mid morning on Sunday, borrowing Pat's car for the three hour drive up to Paihia in the Bay of Islands, despite reservations over his "5PUR5" number plate. We stop off for lunch en route in the town basin at Whangarei and have a stroll around the shops and the harbour.
Upon arrival in Paihia the overcast skies remain and …
I made it to New Zealand! Woo hoo! Plane ride was rather pleasant. Lots of movies, tv shows, etc to choose from. I watched Argo and Slumdog Millionaire. Made it through customs without a hitch, took the bus to the city, checked into my hotel, then explored the city. Observations? Lots of kebab places, sushi restaurants, and Asian tourists. They …
Elf Jahre hat es gedauert bis wir mal wieder nach Australien kamen. Nur acht Jahre hingegen, bis wir wieder das „Land der weißen Wolke" betreten konnten.
Als Reiseziel haben wir uns die einzige subtropische Region Neuseelands ausgesucht: The Northland. Der Temperaturunterschied zwischen dem Winter im australischen Northern Territory …
Sunday morning we piled into the van and started our road trip to the Bay of Islands -
the forecast was not great, but when you only have a few days left to spend on the north island of New Zealand, one just cannot wait for the sun to shine!
Our first stop was at Goat's Island - the sun was shining and it was time for a bit of …
3/01/10 Left a foggy and rainy Sydney and flew to Auckland, New Zealand. We stayed in the Langham Hotel overnight in Auckland and didn’t want to leave as it was so beautiful. But in the morning 4/01/10 we set off (yes in the rain again can you believe) to the very North Island and the Bay of Islands and so pleased we did. The …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
good location for walking to harbour, beach, and restaurants - great rooms, good breakfast - very quiet and nice staff
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.