Paihia
in Far North District of Northland, New Zealand

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-35.281 and 174.091 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -35° 16' 50" and E 174° 5' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:38 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:27 am and 5:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
35.286 and -5.905 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Douar Doui Aissa
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2024-07-18 08:18:14

Explore Paihia

Paihia in Far North District (Northland) with it's 1,944 inhabitants is a city in New Zealand about 417 mi (or 670 km) north of Wellington, the country's capital.

Local time in Paihia is now 01:38 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Paihia, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Kerikeri Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Whangarei, Kaitaia, Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 19th of July 2024

15°C (59 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 20th of July 2024

14°C (57 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 21st of July 2024

13°C (55 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Waterfront Suites – Heritage Boutique Collection

Address
0,0 mi
100 Marsden Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 19:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 19:00


Paihia Beach Resort & Spa Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
130 Marsden Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dolphin Motel

Address
0,3 mi
69 Williams Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Admiral's View Lodge

Address
0,5 mi
2 MacMurray Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Edgewater Palms

Address
0,4 mi
8-10 Marsden RD
Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


YHA Bay of Islands Paihia

Address
0,4 mi
20 MacMurray Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sea Spray Suites HBC

Address
0,4 mi
138 Marsden Road
0247 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 19:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 19:00


KINGSGATE HOTEL AUTOLODGE PAIHIA

Address
0,1 mi
104 Marsden Road Paihia
0247 Bay of Islands
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


SCENIC HOTEL BAY OF ISLANDS

Address
0,5 mi
CNR SEAVIEW AND MACMURRAY RDS
0247 Bay of Islands
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Breakwater Motel

Address
0,1 mi
1 Bayview Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Road trip por Northland, Nueva Zelanda

Published: October 02, 2014
Length: 54:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Dune Rider - Day trip to Cape Reinga, Northland, New Zealand

Published: January 10, 2011
Length: 06:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: johnexplorenz

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Published: January 18, 2009
Length: 48:12 min
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Dolphin Swim in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand

Published: February 08, 2014
Length: 40:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Base Backpackers

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Published: March 25, 2014
Length: 04:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jordan Morrison

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Paihia, Bay of Islands Sunrise Time-Lapse

Published: August 21, 2013
Length: 27:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Paihia Beach House

Published: June 19, 2011
Length: 32:56 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Promotional Videos Ltd

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Explore NZ - Bay of Islands

Published: January 10, 2011
Length: 10:32 min
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Meet the Rock Overnight Cruise Crew: Ben Owen

Published: November 29, 2012
Length: 56:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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A quick chat with Ben about him, the Bay of Islands, NZ and his favourite travel spots.


Killer Whales in Bay of Islands Marcmsm's photos around Paihia, New Zealand (orcas paihia)

Published: November 16, 2010
Length: 03:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Russell, New Zealand

Russell, formerly known as Kororareka, was the first permanent European settlement and sea port in New Zealand. It is situated in the Bay of Islands, in the far north of the North Island. As at the 2006 Census it had a resident population of 816, an increase of 12 from 2001. Much of the accommodation in the area consists of holiday homes or tourist accommodation.

Located at -35.2667, 174.117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Northland Region, Far North District, History of the Northland Region

Treaty House

The Treaty House at Waitangi in Northland, New Zealand, is the former house of the British Resident in New Zealand, James Busby. The Treaty of Waitangi, the document that established the British Colony of New Zealand, was signed in the grounds of the Treaty House on 6 February 1840. The grounds had previously been the site of other important events, such as the signing of the Declaration of the Independence of New Zealand in 1835.

Located at -35.2658, 174.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, Treaty of Waitangi, NZHPT Category I listings in the Northland Region, Houses in New Zealand, History of the Northland Region, Museums in the Northland Region, History museums in New Zealand, Historic house museums in New Zealand

Waitangi, Northland

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Located at -35.2661, 174.08 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, Populated places in New Zealand, History of the Northland Region

Paihia

Paihia is the main tourist town in the Bay of Islands in the far north of the North Island of New Zealand. It is located close to the historic towns of Russell, and Kerikeri, 60 kilometres north of Whangarei. The origin of the name Paihia is obscure. One, possibly apocryphal, attribution is to Reverend Henry Williams. When Williams first arrived in the Bay of Islands he knew only a little of the Māori vocabulary, one of the words he did know being ‘pai’ meaning 'good'.

Located at -35.2833, 174.083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Far North District

Te Haumi

Te Haumi is a settlement south-east of Paihia and north-west of Opua in the Bay of Islands area of Northland Region, New Zealand.

Located at -35.3019, 174.098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Far North District

Te Haumi River

Haumi River is a river of the Northland Region of New Zealand. It flows into the Bay of Islands south of Paihia.

Located at -35.298, 174.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, Rivers of the Northland Region

Eagles Nest, New Zealand

The Eagles Nest is a complex of five rental villas in the Bay of Islands of New Zealand, a few kilometres north of Russell. Located on a headland above the sea with good views of the bay, the secured compound is the most expensive rental accommodation of New Zealand, with a single night costing up to a five-figure sum in New Zealand $ (as of the mid-2000s), depending which of the villas are chosen. Guests are also provided with amenities like personal chefs and Porsche cars.

Located at -35.253, 174.117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotels in New Zealand, Far North District, Buildings and structures in the Northland Region

Pompallier House

Pompallier House is a nineteenth-century building located in Russell, New Zealand which once served as the headquarters to the French Catholic mission to the Western Pacific. It is named after Jean Baptiste Pompallier, the first vicar apostolic to visit New Zealand, who founded a number of missions in the North Island. Pompallier House is owned and managed by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, who open it to the public. The building is remarkable for many features.

Located at -35.2646, 174.122 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1842, Museums in the Northland Region, Far North District, NZHPT Category I listings in the Northland Region, Rammed earth buildings and structures, Houses in New Zealand, History of the Northland Region, Historic house museums in New Zealand

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