2 MacMurray Road, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 9 402 6236 or 0800 247 234

The Bay of Islands is approximately 3.5 hours drive / 250km north of Auckland. You will find us at 2 MacMurray Road, Paihia.


  • By Car: You can reach the Bay of Islands in only three and half hours drive from Auckland via State Highway One or five hours if you travel via the scenic Kauri Coast. Car parking is available free on site.
  • By Coach: Northliner operates a daily luxury express coach service from downtown Auckland to the Bay of Islands. It is a 10-minute stroll to our motel or the friendly staff at Admiral's View Motel can arrange a free pick-up service from the bus depot.
  • By Air: Air New Zealand Link operates daily flights from Auckland Airport to Kerikeri Airport. The flight time is approximately 45 minutes. A shuttle service is available from the airport to Admiral's View Motel.


The Admiral's View Motel is the following distance by road from these locations:

  • Kerikeri – 24km
  • Whangarei – 69km
  • Dargaville – 112km
  • Warkworth – 168km
  • Auckland – 229km
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