The Sanctuary @ Bay of Islands

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
State Highway 11, Opua, 0241, New Zealand
5.0 out of 5 rating 165 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Sanctuary @ Bay of Islands in Opua, you'll be by the sea, within a 15-minute drive of Waitangi Treaty Grounds and Bay of Islands Marina. This 5-star hotel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Paihia Beach and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Paihia Wharf.


Make yourself at home in one of the 4 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring DVD players and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


At The Sanctuary @ Bay of Islands, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. A complimentary breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Bay of Islands Marina - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Paihia Beach - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Paihia Wharf - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Waitangi Golf Club - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi
Waitangi Mountain Bike Park - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi
Haruru Falls - 9.9 km / 6.2 mi
Russell Christ Church - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Russell Museum - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Pompallier Mission - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Russell Beach - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Long Beach - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Flagstaff Hill - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Bay Of Islands Vintage Railway - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Hundertwasser Public Toilets - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi

The preferred airport for The Sanctuary @ Bay of Islands is Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 27.5 km / 17.1 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

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.

Important Information

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

  • Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50 per night

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking