The Waterfront Suites - Heritage Boutique Collection

Address: 100 Marsden Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands, North Island, 0252, New Zealand | 5 star hotel
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This 5 star hotel, located on 100 Marsden Road, Paihia, is near Kings Dolphin Cruises, Paihia Harbour, Carino Sailing & Dolphin Adventures, and Waitangi National Trust & Treaty House.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Waterfront Suites - Heritage Boutique Collection Paihia

    Reviewed by rubin

    Wish we could stay longer!

    Reviewed May 20, 2013
    by (14 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    We had a fantastic stay at the Waterfront Suites and wish we could have stayed longer. The suite was well appointed and spotless, the staff friendly and helpful. The four of us (two adults, 10 and 13 year old children), had plenty of room in this two bedroom, two bath suite with kitchen, dining area, and living room. A washer and dryer were included - such a bonus for a vacation with kids. Great location and plenty of covered parking. The outdoor swimming pool was chilly - but it is almost winter and the kids enjoyed trying it out. We didn't pay extra for the view and most likely were given what was considered the worst room - the back windows were very close to a private home - but it didn't dampen our enthusiasm. Our two complaints were relatively minor - we were unable to use the purchased internet in the room (so they didn't charge us) and we needed to use portable heaters provided as it was rather chilly.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews The Waterfront Suites - Heritage Boutique Collection Paihia

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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