If you are heading up to the Bay of Islands on your next New Zealand holiday the best place to find accommodation is in Paihia. From feature filled backpacker accommodation to luxurious holiday homes, Paihia has it all. Staying in Paihia has the added advantage of being close to the departure points for The Bay of Island’s major attractions and activities. Wander down to the wharf area on Paihia’s waterfront to find restaurant dining overlooking the water, ferry transfers across to the historical town of Russell and connection to some of the most experienced fishing charters in New Zealand.
The accommodation in Paihia is all within easy reach of the town and Bay of Islands tour connections with most Bay of Islands Hotels and other forms of accommodation being located close to the waterfront. The entire town has a holiday atmosphere and the people are friendly and helpful. For a comfortable and relaxing stay in the Bay of Islands it is hard to go past the 4 star hotels of Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands and The Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge. Both have restaurants on site and offer sought after features including swimming pools, excellent garden or ocean views and convenient extras like bicycle hire and entertainment options to enjoy.
You can even enjoy a relaxing massage after catching a prize winning fish or jet skiing across to your own private beach. The Scenic Circle has two 3 star accommodation options in Paihia with The Scenic Circle Bay of Islands Hotel commanding excellent views across 4 acres of perfectly manicured gardens and The Scenic Circle Beachcomber offering expansive sea views and a waterfront location. Both hotels allow you to enjoy the surroundings from either a balcony or patio and have a choice of different room types ranging from standard hotel rooms to family rooms. Enjoy the swimming pools, meeting venues and extra activities these two hotels offer.
There is one form of accommodation in Paihia that has perfected the backpacking experience. Nomads Bay Adventure Backpackers offers the complete package for the active adventurer, combining the choice of dorm accommodation and apartments within the same complex. Take advantage of free hire of videos, kayaks and bikes along with the convenience of luggage storage. The tennis courts, swimming pool and spa give you the relaxation you need at the end of a day of Bay of Islands attractions and activities. Book your connections to all Bay of Islands tours when you book your Paihia accommodation through us today.