Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
336 Puketona Road, corner of Puketona & Old Wharf Road, Paihia, 0271, New Zealand
4.5 out of 5 rating 198 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground in Paihia, you'll be on a river, within a 10-minute drive of Waitangi Treaty Grounds and Haruru Falls. This motel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Paihia Wharf and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Paihia Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 13 guestrooms, featuring kitchens with refrigerators and stovetops. 32-inch LCD televisions and DVD players are provided, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are available on request.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and barbecue grills.

Business, Other Amenities

Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Haruru Falls - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Paihia Wharf - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Paihia Beach - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Waitangi Mountain Bike Park - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Waitangi Golf Club - 5.9 km / 3.6 mi
Bay of Islands Marina - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi
Marsden Estate - 16.6 km / 10.3 mi
Te Waimate Mission House - 18.2 km / 11.3 mi
Russell Christ Church - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi
Russell Museum - 19.6 km / 12.2 mi
Russell Beach - 19.8 km / 12.3 mi
Long Beach - 20.4 km / 12.7 mi
Flagstaff Hill - 20.7 km / 12.8 mi
Kerikeri Mission House - 21.6 km / 13.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 18.4 km / 11.4 mi
Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 257.1 km / 159.7 mi

The preferred airport for Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground is Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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.
There is no front desk at this property. There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

National Rating
This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.


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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25 per stay

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25 per stay

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Total number of rooms - 13