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Dolphin Motel

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69 Williams Road, Paihia, 0200, New Zealand

Upscale motel within easy reach of Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • Free WiFi and free parking
From 407 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Location
Great location
Value
Best value for money
Service
Fantastic service
Room
Great room

Dolphin Motel

from NZ$85
  • Studio (King)
  • Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Studio (Spa bath)
  • Studio (Queen)
  • Comfort Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Accessible
  • Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Ground Floor
  • Superior Studio, 2 Queen Beds
  • Superior Studio, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Superior Studio, 1 King Bed, Accessible

What’s around Dolphin Motel

Landmarks

  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 35 min walk
  • Paihia Wharf - 5 min walk
  • Paihia Beach - 7 min walk
  • Tapeka Point - 34 min walk
  • Waitangi Golf Club - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Russell Museum - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Russell Christ Church - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Russell Beach - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 19 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 26 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6:00 PM.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8 AM to 6 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle from 8 AM to 6 PM *

Parking

  • Free extended parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Washer/dryer
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom (not in room)
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
More
  • Daily housekeeping

Dolphin Motel’s small print

Also known as

  • Dolphin Motel Paihia
  • Dolphin Paihia
  • Dolphin Motel Motel
  • Dolphin Motel Paihia
  • Dolphin Motel Motel Paihia

Policies

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between NZD 13.00 and NZD 18.00 for adults, and NZD 13.00 and NZD 18.00 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD 45 per room (one-way)

Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 2 and 12 costs NZD 25 (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 166 reviews

Poor 2.0
Dishonest
Slept in the car park as there was no one there to issue keys to a room.
Wendy, nz1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay. The room with spa bath. Just what we were looking for at a great price. Close to paihia town, and restaurants.
Lilian, nz1 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Dolphin Motel
Great location, easy walk to town.
Sue, nzFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
Checked in early and everything from reception to room was excellent. Great service. Location is within walking distance of shops and beach.
Leilani, nz1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
I loved it!
I absolutely loved it and will be coming back here for sure!!!!
Josie, nz2 night trip with friends

Dolphin Motel

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