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 relaxation
Top guest reviewsThe two main bedroom had comfy queen size beds while the small room had a not very comfy bedThe main bedrooms have a great viewThe lounge has a big TV with sky and wifi is providedKitchen was really stocked well and modern Lots of room and close to town Very quiet areaWe marvelled over the view from our bedrooms and balcony everydaybut we weren't bothered with her presencethe location was wonderful and quiet and the views lovely
Host:the owner is very nice ladyWe have a wonderful two weeks in this lovely homeThe owner met us with a smile and all the info we needed The house was very pleasant and cleanmade it all the more enjoyable ThankyouThe owner lives next to the houseRead more reviewswe loved the location (a few minutes drive from Paihia)The location is quiet yet only minutes away from Paihia and WaitangiThere is a supermarket very nearbyThe property is surrounded by bush and isA lovely house with a fantastic view Very convenient for The Bay of Islands
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 Islands
Top guest reviewseverything 4 couples needed for 3 nights ( or more )its large with plenty of seatingPerfectly situated close to townGreat location with a restaurant in front and walking distance to Paihia Ideal for family/friends group with four bedrooms with queen/double beds and three bathrooms but can easily sleep more A...every morning I would open the sliding door & you could smell the sand/sea water beautiful view from the balcony 5 mins walk to the townshipThe place is very spacious with nice clean rooms for everyoneSpotlessly clean beds all had crisp white sheets with towels and soapWe loved the bar 4 bathrooms in all
Host:we took full advantage of the BBQ both days The owner was very friendly as wellwell set out house very good for holidays close to shops beach and wharfFabulous location and great size for our group Nice being set back off the main road tooThe kitchen was well laid out and extremely well equipped Outdoor seating for everyone and nice comfy lounge seating insideLovely very spacious batch with a great deckRead more reviews5 mins drive to WaitangiIt is in a prime location and consequently access to Paihia Village and all that it has to offer is only a few foot steps awayAs we were 8 adults travelling in 2 cars it was very convenient Parking for both cars and also walking distance to the shopsBayswater is ideally situated in central PaihiaWhat a beautiful setting Loved sitting out on the deck
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!
Ocean, River and Bush ViewsPaihia, Northland, NZ
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 Accommodation
Top guest reviewsIt was equipped with everything we needed and felt like a home away from homeThe Bach we stayed in had everything needed for basic catering and livingGreat position for an easy walk in to town with a beautiful view over the estuary toVery comfortable spacious accommodationThe view from the balcony is wonderful & location idealVery clean and comfortable Awesome location
Host:was magical and relaxing The host of the Bach was very friendly and helpful and the Bach was always cleaned and tidiedWe also appreciated the thoughtful extra touches and quick response to any of our requestsLoved the property & Bev & Kevin were great hostsWe were there during the recent storm and it was great to sit and watch the huge waves over towards WaitangiWe were there during the recent storm and it was great to sit and watch the huge waves over towards WaitangiRead more reviewsThere is a supermarket right around the cornerThere is a supermarket right around the cornerAn easy walk to the waterfront & restaurantsThe property is a short walk either way to the restaurants and shops of Paihia or to WaitangiThe property is a short walk either way to the restaurants and shops of Paihia or to Waitangi
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 SeaviewsHaruru, NZ
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 retreat
Top guest reviewsThe living area was good but the matress in the double room was very lumpy and the bedding was very tiredVery steep access drive could be challenging in the wet but secured and private settingThe only complaint is that the behind the native bush in the photos there is a noisy highwayComfortable and clean Had everything that we neededthe dried fecal matter on bathroom wall an the blackVery clean accomodation well furnished and comfortable Views are very good
Host:The house is big new and in good working orderVery nice house with amazing viewBeautiful location well equipped very cleanthe location and house are loverly and hosts were friendly and helpfulit is nice and clean and very close to all locationsRead more reviewsGreat location Pictures are very accuratePerfect location away from the hustle and bustle in PaihiaEasy access to all the sights of the region - Kerikeri Piahia RussellVery neat Lockwood style dwellingVery lovely place to stay - clean tidy and close to lots of interesting things to visit
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 views
Top guest reviewsLight airy open plan living spaceThe beds were so comfy and the shower was amazingquiet bedrooms that can be closed off from the living / kitchen area heaps of amenityThe location is great with stunning views from the large floor to ceiling windows in living areaThe three bedrooms and two baths were niceviews and facilities which surpassed our expectations
Host:We walked into town most daysAbsolutely fantastic views and great windows and deck to enjoy themFantastic house with beautiful views over the harbour a gorgeous home away from home with all the extras would love to stay again sometime it suited the 5 of usfabul property with views to die forGrand vistas of the sea better than anticipated Quality furnishingsRead more reviewsThe view is spectacular and the house is easy walking distance to Paihiaall adults perfectly a lovely part of New Zealand to visit Piahia is certainly worth exploringWe enjoyed all the nearby activities and spent a wonderful day exploring at RussellToo bad there are only 5 starsA luxurious beautiful house
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 Paihia: One Bedroom Self-catering Flat
Top guest reviewsSuper that we didnt need to use our care while we stayed at PaihiaSuper that we didnt need to use our care while we stayed at PaihiaComfortable and clean flat with everything necessary for self-catering Convenient locationCorinne has provided a very comfortable flat with a nice homely atmosphere Highly recommendedSpacious and clean flat Owners are in the process of updating but
Host:Nicely decorated well appointed flat Great location almost in the heart of heNice tidy property Had everything we needed Fantastic locationI wouldn't hesitate to recommend to anyone visiting the areaSuch a beautiful part of the country Would recommend to anyone visiting the areawell thought out Our second stayRead more reviewsjust a few minutes walk to central PaihiaPerfect place Close to beach supermarket and activitiesPerfect place Close to beach supermarket and activitiesvery little work is needed Perfect locationjust 5 minutes stroll to the sea and many quality eating places on the doorstep
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 Paihia
Top guest reviewsBonus was the off-street parking next to the cottageIt was cozy well-appointed with a fully functioning kitchen and an easy 2-minute walk to downtown PahiaThe kitchen was well equipped and the beds were reallycomfortableGood parking for the car too Loved this cottage so muchWhat a great private cottageThe cottage was clean spacious and had all necessities
Host:lovely outdoors area for drinks or mealshelpful and friendly Washing was returned ironed and folded For a very reasonable costThe owner was bright and cheerful helpful and respectful of our privacyIt was a nice peaceful cottage which was very private despite sharing a driveway with other accommodationThe facilities were all in good condition and had been recently cleaned when we arrivedRead more reviewsAwesome location to walk to shops and cruise pier Hostess Corrine wasWe loved the Pahia CottageExcellent off street parking lovely outside area and only moments from the shops and ferrySuch a quaint lovely cottage perfectly positioned for a break Corinne is easy to text and helpful Easy walking distance to the town and wharf for those romantic nights outLocation was amazing right where we needed to be and yet very peaceful and quite
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
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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