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Breakwater Motel

4.5 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Excellent place to stay for a few nights. Enjoyed the view of the ocean and the total Bay of Islands experience. Many good places to eat in town, and lots to see and do.

1 Bayview Road Paihia Northland

Hotel highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Laundry facilities

Paihia Beach is a short stroll from Breakwater Motel, and other popular attractions like Waitangi Treaty Grounds are within a couple of miles (3 km). This 25-room, 4.5-star motel welcomes guests with in-room amenities like living rooms, dining areas, and refrigerators. On the waterfront, it's also near Waitangi Golf Club and Haruru Falls.


The 25 individually decorated accommodations afford space to spread out with living rooms and dining areas. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 32-inch flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and DVD players. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Microwaves, refrigerators, and stovetops are also standard.

Property features

At Breakwater Motel, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and a terrace. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NZD 30.00 per person one way. Front-desk staff can assist with tours or tickets, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this beach motel include laundry facilities, a garden, and barbecue grills.

Room options

Waterfront Suite Uninterrupted Ocean View

Queen 1 | Sleeps 4

Upper Seaview Suite

King 1 | Sleeps 5

Lower Seaview Suite

King 1 | Sleeps 6

Garden Suite

King 1 | Sleeps 4