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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Reduced mobility rooms
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBounty Motel Paihia
Helpful owners and the perfect set-up for exploring the bay of islands and self-catering.
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Today we had a long drive to north of Auckland to arrive at our most northerly destination in our trip, Paihia. Not too much excitement to report. For a time it was multi lane freeway driving but that was only in Auckland and area. The highway #1 went back to the single lane twisting highway of our previous day's of driving. Dean's hands got sore …
After the Day trip, we headed back towards Paihia, Bay of Islands. Staying in a wonderful Motel, Bounty Inn. It was getting late and what we saw of the town, it's extremely beautiful, situated between the mountains. We will explore further tomorrow.
Nath and I flew in from Sydney late in the day and caught a shuttle bus to downtown Auckland, checked into our hotel and then headed up to the Federal Street pedestrian strip for some share plates at Depot, apparently run by a famous NZ chef. There we enjoyed a glass of local wine and cider and the tasty food while people-watching under the iconic …
... It was so awesome, between us we took over nine hundred pictures! I know unbelievable right! We both wanted to capture the special moment on film that we just kept pressing the camera button. We both knew it would not be a fun experience going through the pictures to delete but at least we have pictures. The dolphins swam with us for a long time before we moved on to find more and also the New Zealand law only gives you a limited amount of time ...
... s favourite holiday haven. There is a large market here ..lots of shops ...but after yesterday's huge walkabout ...am just going to take it easy today ...but there will be more pics - because that's what I do!!! Which reminds me ...yesterday's pics didn't include my successful shopping acquisition ...the penultimate "NZ souvenir" (my version) - the wonderful dish rag!!...for some reason the ugly little things work really well!!...I'll add pic ...