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On the beach
2 outdoor pools, open 7 AM to 10 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 7 AM to 10 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 7 AM to 10 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Guest reviews

4.0/5 Very Good
998 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

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Explore the area

Popular LocationWaitangi Treaty Grounds8 min walk
Popular LocationPaihia Wharf3 min drive
Popular LocationWaitangi Golf Club3 min drive
AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands)19 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • 16 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Superior King with Seaview

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior King with Seaview
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 23 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsFamily Room
  • Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsJunior Suite
  • Superior 2 Double with Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior 2 Double with Sea View
  • Superior King or 2 Double

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior King or 2 Double

About this area

Waitangi

Located in Waitangi, Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands is next to a golf course and on the beach. Paihia Beach and Waitangi Mountain Bike Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Hundertwasser Public Toilets and The Parrot Place. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 8 min walk
  • Paihia Wharf - 3 min drive
  • Paihia Beach - 3 min drive
  • Waitangi Golf Club - 3 min drive
  • Waitangi Mountain Bike Park - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jimmy Cook’s Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Jimmy Cook's Cafe Bar — 1 min walk

About this property

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

Upscale hotel on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools
Spend the day catching some rays at the beach, relaxing by one of Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands's 2 outdoor swimming pools or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. All 184 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences such as fridges and electric kettles. Other amenities available to guests include balconies or patios, 24-hour room service and pillow menu.
Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands offers 184 forms of accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 5-device limit

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free local area shuttle up to 2 km

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: NZD 19.50-26.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor tennis court

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free local area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • German
  • Hindi

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open selected days
  • Treatment room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Ceiling fan
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • TV/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

American ExpressJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 19.50 and NZD 26.50 per person (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Air conditioning is not provided. Parties and events are allowed on site. 
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Pool access available from 7 AM to 10 PM
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work
Free in-room WiFi has a 5-device limit

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 4 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Copthorne Hotel Resort Bay Islands Waitangi
Copthorne Hotel Resort Bay Islands
Copthorne Bay Islands Waitangi
Copthorne Bay Islands

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands and receive a full refund?
Yes, Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool. Pool access is from 7 AM to 10 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands?
Check-in begins at 2 PM.
What time is check-out at Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in Waitangi, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 1 mi (2 km) of Waitangi Golf Club and Waitangi Treaty Grounds. Paihia Beach and Paihia Wharf are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

4.0
Very Good
5 - Excellent
359
4 - Good
398
3 - Okay
158
2 - Mediocre
61
1 - Poor
22
4.0
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.9
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

    3/5

    • Disliked: Property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    2/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness

    Our bathroom was terrible, mould in the bath/shower and spout handle broken. Definitely needs to be updated

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

    Nice place to stay as long as you have a vehicle. Kerikeri good for shopping , Waitangi hotel clean although it is a bit dated. good for groups - seemed like they would cater group parties well Bay of Islands Waitangi / Paihia has a nice vibe

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020