Anchorage Motel - Paihia

Marsden Road 2, Paihia, New Zealand  show map
 4 stars
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Anchorage Motel - Paihia

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Saltwater pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa lounge

Overview

The quiet Anchorage Motel is a great place in a beach area of Paihia.

The property is set 10 minutes' walk from Opua Forest and Paihia Harbour. The city center lies within 1 km from the venue.

Haruru Falls is 6.2 km from the hotel and Waitangi Treaty Grounds is 2.5 km away.

The hotel enjoys a convenient location within 20 minutes' drive from Kerikeri/Bay of Islands airport.

Rooms

A superb view over the islands welcomes guests to deluxe one-bedroom apartment, deluxe studio and two-bedroom apartment with beautiful décor offering climate control, a DVD player, a laptop safe, a private balcony and flat-screen television. The rooms feature a microwave, kitchenware and an electric kettle as well as en suite bathrooms with bath sheets, a hairdryer and a spa bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try Italian, French, Asian and Chinese meals at the café Tito's Bistro & Bar located 200 meters away.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of NZD 15 per person per night.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs NZD 15 per person per night. 

Services

The on-site comforts include free self parking, a luggage storage and a safety deposit box.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature a seawater pool, a golf course and a picnic area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   15.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Saltwater pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Marsden Road 2, Paihia, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Paihia
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Kerikeri/Bay of Islands (KKE)
    10.6 mi
  • Whangarei (WRE)
    36.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Alfresco's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Contemporary)
    200 ft
  • Tito's Bistro & Bar (cuisine: Italian, French)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    15

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Rooms and availability

Anchorage Motel photos Room
Studio
Garden view
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Anchorage Motel photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment
Sea view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Anchorage Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment
Sea view
  • Room size:

    560 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Anchorage Motel photos Room
Deluxe Studio
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Anchorage Motel photos Room
Deluxe One-Bedroom Apartment
Sea view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Opua Forest2.8 mi

Local attractions

  • Action World5000 ft
    54 Puketona Rd, Paihia
  • Russell Museum2.1 mi
    2 York Street, Russell
  • Haruru Falls3.9 mi
    Waitangi River, Paihia
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds1.5 mi
    1 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia
  • Just Imagine Gallery2.2 mi
    25 York St, Russell

Near the hotel

  • Paihia Harbour1900 ft
    Paihia harbour, Bay of Islands, Paihia

    Restaurants nearby

    • Alfresco's Restaurant and Bar200 ft

      Address: 6 Marsden Road
      Phone: 09-402-6797

      76% likes this, based on 226 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary
      Price Range: USD 1 - USD 25

    • King Wah Restaurant700 ft

      Address: Paihia Mall
      Phone: 09 402 7566

      60% likes this, based on 46 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Hong Kong

    • Waterfront Restaurant & Bar1200 ft

      Address: 48 Marsden Road
      Phone: 09 402 6701

      71% likes this, based on 183 reviews
      Cuisine: European
      Price Range: USD 18 - USD 27

    • Tito's Bistro & Bar600 ft

      Address: 24 Kings Road
      Phone: 09 4025001

      85% likes this, based on 92 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian, French
      Price Range: USD 7 - USD 24

    • Only Seafood1000 ft

      Address: 40 Marsden Road
      Phone: 09 402 6066

      61% likes this, based on 210 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      15

    Hotel Awards

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    Anchorage Motel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Anchorage Motel

    Average guest rating

    8.8out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 55 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      Convenient location, close within walking distance to restaurants and leisure activities.

      Reception is not open before 7:30 am.

    • Single
      7.0

      Sea front location with a relatively short walk to bars and restaurants. Good sized rooms with all facilites required.

      Limited TV channels available - maybe should invest in Sky or Freeview. Surprised to find in morning that office did not open until 8.00 when we were departing on business at 7.30 am.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Rooms are of a high standard and staff were very helpful.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      We found the staff friendly and helpful. The accommodation is fresh, clean and comfortable. The Motel is on the waterfront on the edge of the main dragg but within a pleasant walking distance to the and cafe's and shops.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Very comfortable and well positioned motel. Friendly and helpful staff. Good facilities. Thanks a lot.

      There appeared to be a lot of heavy vehicle traffic. In discussion with the management about the problem, it transpired that a lot of it was due to water tankers delivering to a nearby resort which had had problems with its reservoir. Repairs were due to be complete in the first week of April so the amount of heavy vehicle traffic, particularly early morning!, would be drastically reduced.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Location, superb spot directly opposite the sea with good views, pool and spa tub meticulously clean and surroundings. Apartments very good, clean, kitchen well equipped, bathroom very good too. Very nice place which it should be for the price.

      The fact that if you are on the ground floor apartments then vehicles are parked immediately outside your front door/window which blocks the beautiful views to the beach and sea which you have paid good money for. Even worse in our case when we didn't have a car and so neighbouring residents parked their huge 4x4 vehicles in front of our window instead of their own! This spoilt it for us.......If you go get the first floor apartments and your view will not be spoiled. Spa tub water was slightly hotter than required.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Lovely views of The Bay of Islands from the motel. Near to all activities in the Bay. Next door to a really good restaurant.

      A very busy road runs by the side of and in front of the motel. The traffic noise from trucks braking coming down the hill & reviing up the hill, really was a problem from about 5am - Not ideal when on holiday. The motel was adequate if somewhat overpriced compared to accommodation elsewhere in New Zealand - although apparently Bay of Islands is more expensive. Would recommend this motel if you're not looking for anything too luxurious and if you can get a room well away from the end of the building, where the traffic noise is worst, or bring earplugs!

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      Good motel. Clean and friendly staff.

      Very thin walls, you could hear all your neighbours and the traffic. If you are sensitive this could be an issue.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Close to wharf for ferry services. Beautiful location to wake up to

      Room wasn't cleaned thoroughly each day and soap wasn't replenished.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the anchorage Hotel. There was everything you need for our 5 day stay. It is right on the water side and so handy for a dip in the sea.Aileen was so helpful to me when I needed a doctors appointment she made it and even took me there herself. A great place to stay.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Rooms were clean and tidy. The motel is well positioned at the end of a long stretch of beach.

      Management will only supply one small carton of milk for tea/coffee-you have to buy your own after that. I find this mean as the room charges are quite high.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The facity was just what we wanted and needed. We wanted to be able to do some of our meals and the unit had good equipment for that. We had a nice view of the Bay and water. The space was most comforatable and not crowded -nice sized bathroom wiht a good shower, roo for the dining table plus a comfortable sitting area to watch TV. we were also able to sit in thedeck outside our room for coffee, wine ,a game of cards, reading or watching the ocean. The pool and hot tub were well kept. Shopping and restauraunts were convenient for us to walk to. The office also were very good in arranging two tours that we took.The staff did a fine job of servicing the unit daily. Another positive feature of the Motel is that it is not a large place.

      The Motel is on the main street of Pahia on hte Esplanade which means that at times the road is busy durung the day and there is some trsffic noise. Anyone wanting to not have any traffic to deal with and wants only quiet should choose another location. However this also makes the location very convenient.

    • Older travelers
      3.2

      The no seaview room was no way a 4½* room. It had holes in the flooring in the kitchen area, a lose wire hanging from by the steel beam in the roof. To 'unquote' their card it was not deluxe, no 32" TV, was not airconditionaed and appeared to be a converted garage. By far the worst value of the of the 7 hotels we used in NZ over 4 weeks.

      The representation that it was 4½* was misrepresentation. The 'greeting'by Aileen on arrival 'so you are the no seaview people' felt like being called a leper and the room confirmed the view.

    • Couple
      8.0

      rooms, nice and clean,excellent bathroom facilities,

      we were going to use the sharp knifes in kitchen,we found the knives in the block hadnt been cleaned, they still had food on them.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The helpfullness of the owners in achieving all we wanted to do while in the bay of islands.

      The aircon unit didnt work properly.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Anchorage Motel - Paihia Paihia location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Marsden Road 2, Paihia, New Zealand

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Paihia
      2700 ft
    Airports
    • Kerikeri/Bay of Islands (KKE)
      10.6 mi
    • Whangarei (WRE)
      36.7 mi
    Restaurants
    • Alfresco's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Contemporary)
      200 ft
    • Tito's Bistro & Bar (cuisine: Italian, French)
      600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      15

    Hotel Awards

    New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPaihiaAnchorage Motel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in New Zealand

    Use Badge