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Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands

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Standard Room

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Standard Room - Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands.

Standard Room that was recently refurbished, average size of 25m2.

Bedding configurations are 1x King bed that can be split into two singles, Queen Bed, 2x Queen Beds or 1x Queen plus 2x Singles (2 bdrm).

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Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands has a sub-tropical resort ambience, with island-influenced architecture, beautifully landscaped grounds and light airy rooms. Situated at the entrance to the seaside town of Paihia, it's a pleasant stroll into town to access the main wharf, visitor activities, fine dining and shopping.

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Review date:   April 23, 2018 1:39AM
Review:   Very nice, modern hotel. Room was excellent, very clean bathroom. Nice grounds. However, I shared the place with two large tour groups, and they were clearly priority. They filled the restaurant that evening, and breakfast was no better. All the tables that were actually laid were either occupied or had reserved notices on them. I ended up getting some food and setting up my own table in a corner of the bar. I was clearly an afterthought. So, in conclusion if you stay here under normal conditions you’d probably give it five stars, but if there is a tour group go somewhere else.
Author:   Ian
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Review date:   January 14, 2018 7:31AM
Review:   Huge rooms with 2 king size beds & a balcony. Located about a 10 minute walk from the sea front with restaurants & bars but we ate in the hotel restaurant couldn't be bothered to go out & well the steak & chips was delicious & not expensive. They do have happy hour but you only get $1 off each drink. Not a very big pool but we don't swim so didn't bother us.
Author:   Wendy Homeyard
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Review date:   April 17, 2018 10:23AM
Review:   Faultless. Lovely Bedroom, Bed and Bedding. Very peaceful and excellent staff. Immaculate grounds and gardens.
Author:   Lawrence Lewis
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Review date:   March 11, 2018 7:24PM
Review:   For the money not overly impressed ...first impression carpet edge nails into my feet as i crossed tile / carpet ...room serviced but did not replace coffee or sugar sachets. .. if it was explained to me that scenic had infact over booked 39 rooms for the labor weekend i would of stayed elsewhere
Author:   Barry Algar
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Review date:   May 24, 2018 12:31AM
Review:   Wonderful stay in wheelchair room just the parking needs to be set out for wheelchair people outside of their room thankyou scenic hotel
Author:   Raymond Solomon
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