Marlin Court Motel - Paihia

60 Seaview Road, Paihia, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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Marlin Court Motel - Paihia

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Overview

The 3-star Marlin Court Motel is set just 2.5 km from Just Imagine Gallery, Russell Museum and Waitangi Treaty Grounds. The hotel in Paihia attracts guests with its colonial architecture.

This property is positioned in the center of Paihia. The city center lies within 1 km from the venue.

Marlin Court Motel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Kerikeri/Bay of Islands airport.

Rooms

Marlin Court Motel provides 12 guestrooms appointed with complimentary Wi-Fi, heating, television with satellite channels, a dining area and a dressing room for a pleasant stay in Paihia. They feature bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can share a meal in King Wah Restaurant and Tito's Bistro & Bar, located about 200 meters away.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of NZD 12 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers bicycles and cars for rent to explore the local sites.

Relax

Marlin Court Motel pleases guests with outdoor chaise lounges and umbrellas on the beach. Guests can choose from windsurfing, snorkeling and hiking available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Courtyard
  • No elevators
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Wind surfing
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Kettle
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

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

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 6 years
Extra bed NZD 15
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

60 Seaview Road, Paihia, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Paihia
    3000 ft
Airports
  • Kerikeri/Bay of Islands (KKE)
    10.6 mi
  • Whangarei (WRE)
    36.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Tito's Bistro & Bar (cuisine: Italian, French)
    600 ft
  • King Wah Restaurant (cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Hong Kong)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

Marlin Court Motel photos Room
Large Studio
  • Room size:

    315 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This studio features a kitchen with a microwave and stove top. It includes a sofa bed and a 32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a DVD player. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 3 (see Hotel Policies).

Marlin Court Motel photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    390 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

These rooms have either a balcony or patio. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 4 (see Hotel Policies).

Marlin Court Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    560 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Located on the ground floor, featuring a fully equipped kitchen, the main bedroom has 1 queen-sized bed and the 2nd bedroom has 2 single-sized beds and a roll-away bed. There is a spacious lounge. Please note that the price is based on 4 guests. Maximum occupancy is 5 (see Hotel Policies).

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2700 ft

Places of interest

  • Opua Forest2.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Action World5100 ft
    54 Puketona Rd, Paihia
  • Russell Museum2.2 mi
    2 York Street, Russell
  • Haruru Falls3.8 mi
    Waitangi River, Paihia
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds1.6 mi
    1 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia
  • Just Imagine Gallery2.3 mi
    25 York St, Russell

Near the hotel

  • Paihia Harbour2200 ft
    Paihia harbour, Bay of Islands, Paihia

    Restaurants nearby

    • Tito's Bistro & Bar600 ft

      Address: 24 Kings Road
      Phone: 09 4025001

      71% likes this, based on 102 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian, French
      Price Range: USD 5 - USD 22

    • Alfresco's Restaurant and Bar700 ft

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

      73% likes this, based on 216 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary
      Price Range: USD 0 - USD 24

    • Waterfront Restaurant & Bar1600 ft

      Address: 48 Marsden Road
      Phone: 09 402 6701

      73% likes this, based on 179 reviews
      Cuisine: European
      Price Range: USD 18 - USD 27

    • King Wah Restaurant600 ft

      Address: Paihia Mall
      Phone: 09 402 7566

      68% likes this, based on 56 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Hong Kong

    • Only Seafood1400 ft

      Address: 40 Marsden Road
      Phone: 09 402 6066

      75% likes this, based on 223 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      12
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    Marlin Court Motel Reviews

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

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 20 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      5.0

      The room was very spacious and clean.

      The room was very old. For the money there were things missing like, sky television, an iron in your room. The pool was not really in a fit state to use and even though a view was mentioned our family room looked out towards the car park. We only stayed two nights of our three nights booked as I could not watch the rugby as there was no sky tv. We ended up staying at another motel that was a similar price was brand new with everything we needed with a view of the bay. I will not be recommending this motel to anybody.

    • Family with children
      7.0

      The rooms were very clean and neat, and well supplied with towls, crockery etc.

      It was a very basic and dated room.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Accommodation was comfortable, clean and functional. The appartment was well equipped and better than many I have stayed in.

      Hotel was not on the seafront (about 100 yards away) and rooms did not have a sea view.

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      Service and sweet smiles from stuff(Owner), thats the most important thing in trip,feels warm as home. and everything else was way above standards.

      not really

    • Single
      7.0

      Free, genuinely high-speed wi-fi (tested as 12Mbps download), despite its being advertised as attracting an extra charge. - Apparently, this charge applies only to customers staying for just one night. As I was staying for ten, I got it free but two nights would have been sufficient. Very friendly and helpful staff and, being a husband and wife joint venture, you always got to talk with the top person! The staff advised upon and arranged all my excursions and cruises whilst I was in Paihia.

      The fast, free wi-fi came in bundles of 50Mb, after which you had to "begin again" with a new access code. So was fine for surfing the net and email, but not so good for applications such as Skype or speedtest.net which gobble up the megabytes.

    • Couple
      5.4

      Good location right near to the beach, decent size and well equiped room. Pretty decent budget accomodation.

      The cleanliness was only let down by a couple of pubic hairs on the towels. The room is quite bright with outside lights staying on all night. We understand the need for security but the glass doors have no blinds or curtains. The bed was uncomfortable.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Owners are a nice obliging couple, the facilities were clean and comfortable, handy location and good vale for money.

    • Family with children
      7.8

      The helpfulness and friendliness of hosts

      NOticed that a few other motels in the area had a spa pool. While this is not essential it would have been nice to have had the option of as the summer holiday we booked was really wet and cold weatherwise.

    • Family with children
      3.8

      Nothing. Owner was a grumpy bloke and I will never go back there. Would not recommend it to others. Quite the most unfriendly place we stayed in new zealand

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Very helpful staff, nice room with small garden/play ground.

      We found ants on the dinning table.

    • Group of friends
      5.8

      The room was clean and tidy

      The staff were incredibly rude. I stayed there for my sisters wedding which was next door at the Scenic Hotel. The staff were yelled at my mum when she tried to book me into the room (under my name as I was staying there, plus one other) while I was out doing bridal photos for the wedding. The next morning (before checkout) the manager knocked once and let himself in and forced me and a friend out of the room yelling and abusing I was not the correct person for the room. My mum came over to help out and they also abused her and were very disrespectful. I would never go to this motel again!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      It is a lovely clean well maintained Motel run by a truly wonderful couple

      No sky tv

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      It was very clean and light. It had all the facilities it promised. It is reasonably located to town.

      Smell of mildew in the cupboards under the kitchen sink. The price must have risen for Waitangi days because I think it was overpriced for its location and decor.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      friendly manager,

      TV was not up to scratch.Most of the channels had very poor reception.Suggest either freeview or sky to bring it into this century.Digital is mandatory soon so i guess this will be solved.Also flat screen and a bit bigger.That was the only problem.

    • Family with children
      7.8

      Good sized accommodation at a reasonable price in a great location.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Marlin Court Motel - Paihia Paihia location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    60 Seaview Road, Paihia, New Zealand

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Paihia
      3000 ft
    Airports
    • Kerikeri/Bay of Islands (KKE)
      10.6 mi
    • Whangarei (WRE)
      36.6 mi
    Restaurants
    • Tito's Bistro & Bar (cuisine: Italian, French)
      600 ft
    • King Wah Restaurant (cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Hong Kong)
      600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      12