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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Family Room
251 square feet
1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bunk Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Superior Double or Twin Room
277 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Double Room, Sea View
Room with view
232 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Twin Room, Sea View
Room with view
276 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room
172 square feet
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
Room with view
377 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Upscale hotel on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

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 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

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.

Room Amenities

All 184 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and electric kettles. Guests will also find balconies or patios, 24-hour room service, and pillow menus.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

1 Tau Henare Drive, Waitangi, 0200

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a children's pool. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This beach hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. A complimentary area shuttle within 2 km is available for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands is a smoke-free property.

  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Smoke-free property
  • Children's pool
  • Free area shuttle
  • Spa services on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Banquet hall
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 184
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Chinese
  • Hindi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands offers 184 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Refrigerator
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Pillow menu
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Balcony or patio
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count 5
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Electric kettle

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Jimmy Cook’s Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Jimmy Cook's Cafe Bar - This poolside bar specializes in local cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

S.O.S Day Spa has 1 treatment room. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

The spa is open select days.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 1
  • Reflexology
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.  Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 4 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Air conditioning is not provided. Parties and events are allowed on site.

Only service animals are allowed

Union Pay

Events/parties allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

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

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

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

Hotel Names

  • Copthorne Bay Islands
  • Copthorne Bay Islands Waitangi
  • Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay Islands
  • Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay Islands Waitangi
  • Copthorne Hotel Resort
  • Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay Of Islands Waitangi
  • Copthorne Hotel And Resort Bay Of Islands
  • Copthorne Hotel Bay Of Islands
  • Copthorne Hotel Paihia
  • Copthorne Hotel Resort Bay Islands Waitangi
  • Copthorne Hotel Resort Bay Islands

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 hotel 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 neighboring 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 accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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