In the northern corner of the north New Zealand island, lies the tourist town of Paihia in the Bay of Islands. The main attractions here are swimming with the dolphins in the bay and also taking small boat trips around the various little islands, making Paihia a really popular destination. This little town offers all the necessary tourist attractions and seems an ideal choice to be your base while you explore the whole area! The team of Trip 101 has listed for you the 10 best accommodation options among the Bookabach holiday homes in the area, so that you may find the one that suits you most. Use our guide and find the best Bookabach holiday homes in Paihia, New Zealand. Do I hear you packing already for Paihia?
This cottage is a really peaceful property in the region of Paihia. The only sounds you are going to hear are the birds and the ripple of the river. Sitting on the front deck you have a stunning view of the Bay. The house is in a great location for you to take a boat around the Bay or go to the sandy beach for swimming, sun bathing or snorkeling. Just don’t forget the Kiwi tradition, you need to clean up before you leave!
Waterviews and relaxation16 Waterview place Haruru falls
This two-level house is a perfect choice for a big family holiday. The house has parking for three cars, but once you arrive you won’t need it again. Everything is in within walking distance. The beach is just across the road. The town of Paihia is only five minutes’ away. Right next to the house is one of Paihia’s best seafood restaurant. And afterward, you can enjoy a drink while staring at the view from the perfect bar on the first floor.
Bayswater, Waterfront Paihia, Bay of Islands40 Marsden Road Paihia
This apartment is quite big, self-contained and has a fully equipped kitchen. From the balcony, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the ocean and of Tapeka Point. On the apartment’s garden, you will find a barbecue and a table to enjoy your meal. In the close vicinity of the house, there is a local dairy and a supermarket. The beach is almost 3 kilometers (1.8 miles) away, and the village of Paihia a bit more. Don’t forget to bring your towels, because they are not included in the rental!
Sea, River and Bush Views28 Goffe Dr Haruru Falls
This big country house can host up to 16 people at the same time, in a private and secluded area. It’s an ideal option for a big group of people that have gathered for a celebration or for multiple families with small children since there is also a playground and lots of toys on the property. The house has native bush on all three sides, making it absolutely private.
Hihitahi Sea View - Peaceful Stunning Views46 Hihitahi Rise Te Haumi
This luxurious apartment has a unique set of furniture and is very comfortable. The area is private and from the apartment, there is direct access to the beach. Right next to the property there are two day spas and several wineries that work also as restaurants. This is an ideal option for a romantic getaway under the sun and pampering yourselves with some wine and a day at the spa.
La Sassa - Ocean Front Luxury Accommodation168 Marsden Road Paihia
This pole house is a two-level building, offering a stunning view of the Waitangi while being right next to the beach. It’s a really private property only invaded by the numerous birds and quails of the area. The house has modern western amenities such as a flat-screen TV and wi-fi and a fully equipped kitchen. An excellent option for two couples that would take some days off the routine!
Romantic Hideaway with Beautiful Seaviews45 Causeway Rd Haruru
This three-bedroom house is ideal for days full of mountain bike rides and hiking in a secluded area, surrounded by native bush. The house is quiet and isolated, with only the house of the owner nearby. You have a fully equipped kitchen but you can also drive towards the marina and take a cruise with Darry’s Dinner cruise!
Relaxing native bush retreat51 Goffe Drive
This three-bedroom house has all the equipment necessary to make you feel at home and to relax and enjoy your holidays. The sunny decks have an unobstructed view of the Bay and you can enjoy your coffee or meals on them. Suitable for four to six persons, this house aims to comfort you and gives you a peaceful surrounding. Various restaurants, shops, and beaches are within walking distance, proving the house’s unique location. Just be aware, you need to book for at least three nights at any time and for at least seven nights during high season!
Vista del Mar - with extensive sea views25 Sullivans Road Paihia
This apartment is a totally independent one-bedroom flat, with a fully equipped kitchen and it is located in the heart of Paihia. The two king size beds, one in the bedroom and the other in the living room, make it comfortable for four people, though it seems more ideal as a couple’s retreat. The outdoor deck has a gas barbecue and also a table and chairs to enjoy a nice grill. All the shops and restaurants are nearby, making this flat an excellent choice for the town of Paihia.
Central location: One Bedroom Self-catering Flat65 Williams road
This small cottage is right in the center of the action in Paihia since it’s a five-minutes walk from all the stores and restaurants. Attached to the main house, the cottage offers both privacy and also the help from the owners. They offer free bookings or several discounts on many tours and cruises of the area. Besides the location, you can really enjoy the large courtyard throughout the day! The house is fully equipped so you won’t miss anything from the amenities or comforts you are used to.
Cosy Cottage in Central Paihia65 Williams road
Visit Paihia by the Bay
Paihia is the tourist town where the heart of the Bay of Islands area, beats. With sandy beaches and numerous activities, this graphic little town seems an ideal destination for couples, families, or even larger groups of tourists. So, take advantage of our detailed guide, find the best and suitable Bookabach holiday home for you and enjoy one of New Zealand’s most beautiful areas.
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