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Dolphin Motel

Rental with Snorkeling

4 stars

69 Williams Road, Paihia 0200

+64 9402 8170
8.1
Very good

based on 1,228 reviews

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Fri 4/19

About Dolphin Motel, Paihia

Cleanliness
8.5
Comfort
8.5
Location
9.2
Services
8.2
Staff
8.5
Value for money
8.4
Dolphin Motel is centrally located just 100 metres from Paihia wharf. All rooms feature a stovetop, fridge and satellite TV. Guests enjoy up to 2GB of free WiFi. Dolphin Motel provides apartment-style accommodation of studios, 1 and 2-bedroom units and family units. Some include a fully equipped kitchen and ceiling fans. All are non-smoking. Laundry facilities and free car parking are available for guests. The tour desk can book local activities, such as dolphin-watching cruises and arrange itineraries and reservations throughout the country. Dolphin Motel is situated 100 metres from the beach and the shops and cafes of Paihia town centre. Paihia Ex-Servicemen's Club is a 1-minute walk from the motel.

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Standard Rooms - Water view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed

Prestigia

$112/night

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Superior Rooms - Sea view
1 king bed

1 king bed

Agoda.com

$101/night

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King Rooms - City view
1 king bed

1 king bed

Agoda.com

$96/night

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Queen Rooms - River view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed

Agoda.com

$75/night

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Other Rooms - Skyline view
Agoda.com

$87/night

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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • Adapted bath
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Designated smoking area

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Beach access
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Horse riding
  • Windsurfing

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Bathroom

  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying

Dining

  • Dining table

Places of interest near Dolphin Motel

Attractions in Paihia, New Zealand curated by momondo

Dolphin Motel location: 69 Williams Road, Paihia 0200

Top landmarks

Paihia Beach0.3 mi
Action World Paihia0.5 mi
Waitangi Golf Club1.9 mi

Dolphin Motel Reviews

8.1
Very goodBased on 1,228 verified guest reviews
8.1Couples
8.3Friends
8.0Solo
7.9Families

Pros +
  • "Great location, very clean, friendly staff" (in 186 reviews)
Cons -
  • The shower was terrible (in 37 reviews)
  • Hot water boiling or freezing (in 25 reviews)


Dolphin Motel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does Dolphin Motel compare to other 4 star hotels in Paihia?

    4 star hotels in Paihia typically cost $148/night, but Dolphin Motel is typically available for $84/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Dolphin Motel from Kerikeri?

    If there is no traffic, the 10.1 mi drive between Kerikeri and Dolphin Motel should only take about 30min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Dolphin Motel from Kerikeri?

    Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Dolphin Motel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Kerikeri.

  • Are there food options at Dolphin Motel?

    If you are staying at Dolphin Motel, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Dolphin Motel have a pool?

    Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Dolphin Motel. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Dolphin Motel is +64 9402 8170.

  • What is the phone number for Dolphin Motel?

    You can reach the main line at +64 9402 8170.

  • Does Dolphin Motel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Dolphin Motel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Dolphin Motel?

    You can plan to arrive after 3:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Dolphin Motel?

    $108/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $78/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

  • Is there laundry service in Dolphin Motel?

    Yes, there is. Reach out to Dolphin Motel, Paihia for more details on all available laundry services.

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