Whangaroa, Northland, New Zealand Accommodations

Accommodations in Whangaroa

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The Spacethree bed room house furnished just over the hill too the beautiful whangaroa harbour it is a elevated home that has views of the bush and has no neighbors close whangaroa area is a beach wounder there is a lot of bays around that are beautiful fishing swimming and take in the sun charter boats on the harbour for fishing the harbour nice area too visit
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The SpaceGreat accommodation in the midst of nature, with lots of privacy. November !!!! 14. of Nov: the biggest MOON in 48 years!!! See with use of 200mm Telescope and iPad Pro Night Sky App. November!!!- the Month of Flax Flowers & Tui Songbirds feeding thereon. December: the Month for the NZ Christmas Tree flowering: 'Pohutukawa'; also Big Super Moon on 14. December 2016!!!!! 1GB of Wifi Internet is included; great phone connections. Absolutely private one-room Eco-lodge above the sea in Whangaroa-harbour with stunning views. You will have a cabin with a double bed, and also the possibility to make an extra single (sofa bed) if you need to; and 3 comfy camp beds also available. Bathroom with shower and WC; kitchen area with gas stove & oven. Wood-fired BBQ for your use. You'll have an inside breakfast-table and a bigger outside dinner-table. Wood-burning fire inside for extra warmth. Everybody who likes to have a break with lots of nature and water will love this place. Lots of birds and bush around you. Don't expect a white sandy beach but enjoy nature like it is. In-between your activities enjoy the view, the peace and quiet of Whangaroa Harbour: relax in the hammock, have a seat in the sun or the shade, lie in the long grass & dream. Be prepared to sleep-in, due to the quietness of the place! Internet is via a Vodafone Personal Hot Spot. There are some few books and games for any rainy day; and a set of Boules for Petanque/Bocce. "Thanks for an amazing stay; this place is beautiful beyond belief"- Richie & Nicky; Manchester UK. 'Well organised & so utterly private and gorgeous"- Dee & Brendon; Chch. "Totally & absolutely love it- every inch, every idea, everything!"- Francine & Magdalene; Australia & Poland. "You have been the most gracious host with the essence of a person who has traveled wide & far and has served kings & queens! We have to be going out of our way to find a place as private as yours- it is paradise!! Milton's "Paradise Regained"!- Andre & Shelley; Australia & Amsterdam. Birds attract you?- then often seen feeding at or near the Grange: fantails, pukekos, ring-necked pheasants, silver eyes, tui, kingfishers, Californian quails, morepork owls; a bird-feeding table is provided. Guest AccessThere is a wide footpath down to the harbour-side: Step off the land into knee-deep water (at high tide); float off and swim in sub-tropical water; use the kayaks provided to explore the mangrove forests left & right of the cabin; or paddle out to the very scenic West Arm/Pekapeka bay of the harbour; spear flounder for supper. At low tide walk around the peninsula, gathering rock oysters as you go; or fish from the rocks. Lovely walks, volcanic landscape; sheltered harbour, water-based activities; road up harbour ends at my front gate (harbour is thereafter roadless; large areas of harbour belong to Bay of Islands Maritime & Historic Park). Always welcome to visit me & Prima a Situ, to enjoy different/more expansive harbour views! Interaction with GuestsI meet and greet you at my House "Prima a Situ" atop the hill; then I show you the drive down the 750m private road to your private Eco-lodge "La Grange"; Your privacy is paramount to me; but you will always have my mobile telephone number to call me if there should be a problem. The NeighborhoodMust-Dos: walk up 20mins St Paul's Rock/volcanic dome, for amazing harbour views! The 2hour walk to Lane Cove and then up to the Duke's Nose Rock for lovely views of harbour entrance and Pekapeka Bay. The 1.5hour (return) Mahinepua peninsula walk. The 'million-dollar-views road' around the bays & coast. Discover the harbour by water, either Water Taxi or by Kayak. Enjoy the bush walks & nature on the property where you stay; pry oysters off rocks or try spearing flounder or fishing. Meals: either use traditional wood BBQ outside cabin, or gas oven/stove inside. Or: café meals at either the Marlin Hotel or Sport Fishing Club. Or: drive 9kms to licensed Indian restnt at Kaeo; or 45mins to Thai restnt or famous FishnChips Shop at Mangonui. Evenings: stay at Cabin and commune with nature, hear morepork owls, wonderful starry nights and no light pollution. Or: drive/walk to the local watering places/cafes Marlin Hotel or Fishing Club. Getting Around10 minutes drive from Kaeo, and half an hour drive from Kerikeri. Halfway between Bay of Islands and 90-Mile Beach; 3 hours to Cape Reinga. For a Weekend Break: Perfect!- fly to Kerikeri Bay of Islands Airport & there hire a car; 30mins later you are in the Cabin Haven; or I can collect you from the airport or bus stop; Akld to Grange by plane & auto 1.5hours total travel time! Other Things to NoteClosest supermarket is the 4-Square at Kaeo, open 7 days; 10kms. Some few guests find the Internet connection too slow; in which case please use the fast & free connection at Prima a Situ; code is in Cabin Info. Owner Terry has another accommodation called 'Prima a Situ' aka Villa Ohakiri, on same property, 750m away from Grange, which offers a different experience; check it out!- or come up & visit awhile, enjoy a different ambience!
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The SpaceFree fast & furious Wifi; free use of laundry!! NEW this Season: powerful Telescope and high-flying Kites for your use. "Your place is Heaven on a Stick"- "The best weekend-away in my life". Your Queen Double room is in a brand new one-level home on a superb site overlooking the magnificent Whangaroa Harbour in northern New Zealand. Extinct volcanic dome of St Paul directly behind the house and wrap-around views of the natural harbour. "Lots of great food, sunshine, hospitality, fishing, harbour exploring; the views from your house are the best in the world!"- Jo & Steve. Your room is in its own wing of the home (home also to the owner) and is very welcoming in its expensive fittings. Privacy is assured. It is also possible to stay in the King Bedroom Special, which has a shower + bath, bidet; and a private outside shower with huge sea views! & direct deck access; see separate entry. The house lies 82 metres (300 feet) above sea level yet it is just 1.2 kms to two local haunts: the Pub & the Club, with refreshments & restaurants; also same distance to boat-launching ramp & a small general store. A proper supermarket is in Kaeo, 10kms away, open 7 days. Ample parking at and near the house. A paradise for nature and birds: the property is 15 hectares in size and is all regenerating native vegetation, sloping down to the harbourside. All appliances are best quality; library & games provided. A set of luxury Lujo loungers for you for sunbathing. Boule / Petanque set. Activities could include: fishing both Big Game & recreational; kayaking or boating on harbour or open ocean; walking DOC tracks to top of St Paul's Rock 213masl, behind house; or to Lane's Cove Hut on West Arm of harbour (2 hours one way); or driving to super beaches like family-friendly Tauranga Bay (15mins) or surfing beach Taupo Bay (40mins). Or: doing as little as possible; you deserve it! Situated halfway between Paihia & Kaitaia (both 45mins drive) it is the perfect hub for trips in all directions. Just 30mins drive to Kerikeri/airport. Bird species often seen feeding on lawn: Californian quail, pukeko swamp hen, white-faced herons, ring-necked pheasants, spur-winged plover, NZ pipit, blackbirds; birds often seen feeding in native trees metres from house: fantails, silver eyes, tui, chaffinch, myna, Eastern rosella parrot, NZ kingfisher. Zeiss binoculars and a bird guidebook available for your in-house stay. 2 Bird feeding tables set up, and Bird bath. Walks starting from Prima a Situ: 20mins to top of St Paul's Rock; 10mins down to harbourside; then 2000 steps =1.4kms from Donkeyman's Nest to Boyd Gallery & General Store (all flat along waterside). Two really great walks a short way away: the 2 hour Wairakau Walk to Lane Cove; and the 1 hour Mahinepua Peninsula Walk. Visit (URL HIDDEN) Guest Access"It has been so wonderful here, the scenery, the peace & the warm hospitality"- Lorrie & Ken; Auckland. Guests have full open access to the wrap-around decks with absolutely fabulous views; also to the kitchen and TV lounge which is shared with me. Very comfy outdoor loungers, tables & chairs; and gas BBQ. Property has private access to water by footpath to Ota Landing 900metres from Prima a Situ; 2 kayaks at landing; swimming, fishing, picking rock oysters, picnicking. Interaction with GuestsWhile guests are in their own wing (separated from owner's wing by an open-to-the-sky atrium) then I leave them their space; but we may meet on the decks or in the kitchen/lounge. You'll have your privacy in this house, no worries. But also: if you want to know more about the area, things to see or do etc. etc. you are more than welcome to ask me. You will always have my mobile telephone number should a problem arise. I am often away working and leave the house to my guests. "Stunning views ranging from morning mists lifting, to sunrises to sunsets, to full moon rising, to....! Fantastic".- Deb & Keith. The NeighborhoodThis is the most special place in New Zealand; I have read in a guide book that it is the most beautiful natural harbour in the Southern Hemisphere; it is totally unspoilt and mostly uninhabited, a playground for sailors and fishermen and families. Meals: either use the in-house Miele kitchen, or: the BBQ outside, or: the cafes in the local Pub or Club, or: drive 10mins to the licensed Indian restnt in Kaeo, or: drive 45mins to the Thai restnt & the famous FishnChips shop in Mangonui. Try the Truckers breakfast in Kaeo! Getting AroundSituated halfway between the touristy Bay of Islands/Paihia and the long, lonely Ninety Mile Beach (both 45mins drive) it is the perfect hub for trips in all directions. Just 30mins drive to Kerikeri, the business/shopping centre of the Bay of Islands. Weekend Break: Perfect!- fly to Kerikeri/Bay of Islands Airport & there Hire a car, then drive 30mins to Prima a Situ; this means just 1.5hrs Akld to Prima a Situ total travel time! Only once a day does a public bus connect with Kaeo, 10kms from Whangaroa; your own vehicle is pretty much necessary; plenty of safe private parking space, for cars & boats. Other Things to NoteOne couple at a time in the ensuite Queen bedroom; but if there are 3 or 4 of you (family/friends) and you don't mind sharing the ensuite, then you can also use the second, adjoining Queen bedroom as well; all guest rooms and WC etc lockable and with separate private entries. Nota Bene: Owner Terry has another accommodation 'La Grange' on the same property, offering a quite different experience; check it out! The nearest supermarket is the 4-Square in Kaeo, 10kms; open 7 days.
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The SpaceSTUNNING WHANGAROA HARBOUR VIEWS Welcome to Waimanu Lodge, Luxury Self contained Boutique Holiday Accommodation in Whangaroa Harbour, Northland NZ. We are located in a very special spot (just below St Pauls Rock Scenic Reserve) high above the Whangaroa Harbour with magnificent views. A private and peaceful retreat in which to unwind and relax away from it all. Our Northland accommodation is purpose built and comprises two large self contained studio suites opening directly out onto a lounging deck, private spa and swimming pool, all with expansive harbour views. Our two self contained units cater for two people in each unit. If you wish to book both units please contact the host directly. Waimanu Lodge is located in Whangaroa Harbour Northland New Zealand. We are 30km north of Kerikeri, between the Bay of Islands (Paihia, Kerikeri, Waitangi) and Doubtless Bay (Mangonui, Coopers Beach, Cable Bay, Karikari Peninsular ) in Northland NZ. Guest AccessSpa Pool with Harbour views, BBQ, swimming pool, free wireless Interaction with GuestsYour privacy is assured The NeighborhoodSmall, quiet fishing village with a magnificent harbour Getting AroundNo public transport Other Things to NoteOwners live on site.
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The Cave is designed for two for that special occasion, waterfront, private beach, bubbles on arrival, breakfast basket for you, sauna ,sunsets on the deck while you view the islands and the water below, kayaks. Wonderful walking tracks on the coast.
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The Space3 x Queen Beds 3 x Single beds 1 x Double bed The NeighborhoodWe are situated in a quiet cosy fishing village of Whangaroa. Other Things to NotePlease be aware of the additional cost of $25 per person when there are more than two of you in the group.
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The SpaceCoastal Chalet Suites has 3 Chalets of varying size and cost starting at NZ$175 for 2 nights minimum with a 10% surcharge for one night stay...CCS is suitable for couples. Suite B can accommodate an extra guest Guest AccessPrivate Suite/Chalet with fully equipped kitchen, bar-b-ques, outdoor spa, massive DVD and music options, free wifi everything your need for a get away... Interaction with GuestsOn arrival to say 'Kia Ora' and talk about 'things to do in area' then we give our guests privacy... yes, we live on the property... The NeighborhoodPeace and quite...amazing views, walks, kayaking, fishing, swimming with an incredible pristine harbour....with many other sights a drive away... Getting AroundNo...you will need a car to get around... Other Things to Note10% surcharge for one night stay
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Our stylish retreat is set on a dramatic rock face overlooking it's own beach surrounded by 102 acres of native bush. Facing nor-east (maximum sun in the Southern Hemisphere). Our 3 bedroom 3 bathroom home has a maximum occupation of six people.
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The SpaceA private location with direct access to the beach across the lawn. A safe beach for children. Front deck has dining table and deck chairs. Back deck has table and chairs and sun umbrella. Sky TV with sport channels Guest AccessOutside Barbeque, bench and sink for fish cleaning, and private outdoor shower. Getting AroundYou will need private transport.
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The SpaceAbsolutely and indisputably superb views of, as they say, the prettiest natural harbour of New Zealand. The house is very comfortable and has all you need to relax. It has a lot of unique space inside; outside you have these amazing views. Real beds, real art, real clean, real character, realize a dream. "I've dreamed a dream- I had a beautiful sound sleep...and woke up here"- Rozita dei Leoni. "Perfect weather the whole time with stunning views, ranging from morning mists lifting, to sunrises to sunsets, to....Fantastic!"- Deb & Keith. 30mins drive to Kauri Cliffs Golf Course; 45mins to Carrington Resort Golf Course; 2 other lovely courses within 45 mins driving time. Like birds?- frequently seen feeding outside on lawn: pukekos, pheasants, chaffinch, myna, Californian quail, spur-winged plover, NZ pipit. blackbirds, white-faced heron; Feeding on native bushes next to house: fantails, Eastern rosella parrots, NZ kingfisher, silver eyes, tui. Two bird-feeding tables and bird-bath provided; also Zeiss binoculars. Guest AccessGuests will have the whole house to themselves. Three very comfortable bedrooms; two queen-beds and one king-bed. King Ensuite: with shower, bath and bidet, but also with an outside-shower with sunrises and seaviews. Queen Ensuite with shower and separate WC. The open-plan living room and kitchen is generously sized and gives you the possibility of cooking, relaxing and having a dinner-party. There is even a comfortable sunken lounge. The best possible outdoor loungers, table and chairs. Use all the space of the property, all 15ha (!)- walking tracks marked with blue stakes. "Lots of great food, sunshine, hospitality, fishing, harbour exploring; thanks Terry; and the views from your house are the best in the world!"- Jo & Steve. Interaction with GuestsYou can contact me when you have more questions, or just send me a booking-request. I am always at the end of the phone-line for you as well. Mobile number: (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN). The NeighborhoodHaving travelled the world I have never seen a more beautiful spot than Whangaroa Harbour. But it is a small community, around 200 inhabitants. Two local cafes for meals (Pub & Club); or the licensed Indian restnt in Kaeo; or the Thai restnt & famous FishnChips shop in Mangonui, 45mins. The 'million dollar views road'; the Puketi Kauri Forest; the Lane Cove & Mahinepua Peninsula Walks; the flat 1.5km walk along harbourside from Donkeyman's Nest to Boyd Gallery & General Store. Getting AroundFor Mid-week or Weekend Breaks: PERFECT!!! just Fly to Kerikeri Airport, there Hire a car, and Drive 30mins to your Harbour Home-from-Home; total travel time 1.5hours from Akld to Prima a Situ!!! Other Things to NoteNearest supermarket is the 4-Square at Kaeo, 10kms away; open 7 days.
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The SpaceOur cottage is an easy 4 hour drive from Auckland. We live in the warmest part of New Zealand and have beaches everywhere. We are handy to 2 lovely golf courses and 12km to the Whangaroa Game Fish Club, bar and local hotel. Guest AccessFull use of our swimming pool and barbecue area. Car and boat parking near cottage. Interaction with GuestsGuests get given full privacy but the owner is there to assist with anything if asked. The NeighborhoodThe beaches, diving, surfing and fishing. We are 40 minutes from the lovely township of Kerikeri, with it's supermarkets, restaurants, bars and cafes. 40 minutes from the world famous Mangonui Fish Shop. Other Things to NoteFree wireless broadband. Free telephone calls anywhere in New Zealand.
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    2016/7 Special: a powerful night-sky Telescope AND high-flying Kites for your free use ! A modern, cedar and copper, single storey home. Guests have undisturbed use of the western, sunset side of the home, separated from the owner by an atrium open to the heavens. The quality kitchen / dining / lounge is large (17m) with best-quality fittings and cookware. Free internet & SKY; air-con and heating; outdoor loungers; free cleaning. 2 Queen bedrooms: but only if you are friends / family and are prepared to share the ensuite; otherwise one Queen ensuite for one couple, 2nd queen remains unbookable. There are three different harbour views, and one volcanic mountain view of St Paul's Rock to the south. Other views are of scenic Conservation parkland, farmland and native bush. Only a panoramic photo could do justice to the immense wrap-around views. Situated high above New Zealand's most beautiful harbour, Whangaroa, the property comprises 37 acres (15ha) of regenerating bush. Owner Terry has spent all his life in the service industry, working and travelling all over the world. Now, he loves to share his home and the harbour with people who appreciate quality, beauty, serenity, and understated luxury. Either prepare your own meals in the kitchen or dine out in one of the two local cafes by the harbourside. Alternatively, drive the short distance to the Indian restaurant in Kaeo (10km) or to the Thai or world-famous Fish and Chip restaurant in Mangonui (40 minutes' drive). There is plenty to do such as fishing, walking and swimming, or visiting local galleries and gift shops. "What an amazing jewel to find in New Zealand. Your home is peaceful, relaxing & very inviting"- Joanne and Graham "It was not so much a well-deserved holiday but rather a peak into the wishing well of how life should be"- Rozita dei Leoni "Stunning views ranging from morning mists lifting, to sunrises to sunsets, to full moon rising, to....Fantastic!"- Deb and Keith Whangaroa is home to some of New Zealand's best sights - the Puketi Forest with its towering kauri trees and native birds; the Cavalli Islands and the Rainbow Warrior's final resting place; the family-friendly Tauranga Bay and the surfers' paradise at Taupo Bay; Butterfly Bay where monarch butterflies overwinter; and the "million dollar views" on the Wainui Road coastal drive. Kaeo (the nearest village) has a Four Square supermarket, petrol stations, a hairdresser, boutique, coffee shops, an Indian restaurant and a takeaway. Geographically, the harbour and village of Whangaroa are just a short drive from the golf courses at Kauri Cliffs, Carrington, Kerikeri, Waitangi and Whangaroa itself. Matauri Bay is the launching pad for boat trips around the Cavalli islands or to dive the Rainbow Warrior. Doubtless Bay is a 40 minute drive away, with Mangonui being famous for its Fish and Chip shop, whilst Coopers Beach and Cable Bay have white sandy beaches. Whangaroa is ideally located for visits to the Bay of Islands, Kerikeri and Paihia, Kaitaia and Cape Reinga (New Zealand's northernmost point). Dine in the local vineyards, dive the Rainbow Warrior, walk the great walks of the North, hug the huge kauri trees, eat the freshest seafood, pick your own oysters from the shore, swim and relax at one of the many white-sandy beaches, fish, play golf, visit the local farmers' markets, take a day's trip to Cape Reinga and 90-Mile Beach, immerse yourself in Maori culture, or visit the Hundertwasser toilets and ride the steam train in Kawakawa, or browse the numerous art galleries and gift shops.
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      Situated high above the Whangaroa Harbour with three different stunning sea views and, to the south, the imposing Ohakiri volcano (St Paul's Rock), this comfortable, two year old house is set in a tranquil, private location and enjoys all day sun. Comprises one bedroom with a king-size bed and ensuite plus two bedrooms with queen-size beds which share a shower room with a separate WC. There is also an outside shower area. There is a central atrium/courtyard open to the sky. An open plan kitchen/dining/lounge opens out onto large decks with excellent indoor-outdoor flow. The kitchen is fitted out with modern German appliances. In addition, in the corner of the lounge is a sunken nook/snug replete with cosy beanbags - a great hit with the children. House fine for 6 adults, children also welcome: 2 quality camp beds and a cot on hand. New toys for new season: powerful night-sky Telescope and Kites available, free!! A paradise for birds, fishing and walking along beautiful sandy beaches. "This is such a fantastic place, Thank you so much for such a warm welcome, I felt right at home; my perfect place in NZ!"- Vikram "Lots of great food, hospitality, fishing, harbour exploring; the views from your house are the best in the world!!"- Jo & Steve "Terry- thank you! You and your house rock. We love it here. We'll be back"- Sarah & Rolf & Otto Whangaroa is home to some of New Zealand's best sights - the Puketi Forest with its towering kauri trees and native birds; the Cavalli Islands and the Rainbow Warrior's final resting place; the family-friendly Tauranga Bay and the surfers' paradise at Taupo Bay; Butterfly Bay where monarch butterflies overwinter; and the "million dollar views" on the Wainui Road coastal drive. Kaeo (the nearest village) has a Four Square supermarket, petrol stations, a hairdresser, boutique, coffee shops, an Indian restaurant and a takeaway. Geographically, the harbour and village of Whangaroa are just a short drive from the golf courses at Kauri Cliffs, Carrington, Kerikeri, Waitangi and Whangaroa itself. Matauri Bay is the launching pad for boat trips around the Cavalli islands or to dive the Rainbow Warrior. Doubtless Bay is a 40 minute drive away, with Mangonui being famous for its Fish and Chip shop, whilst Coopers Beach and Cable Bay have white sandy beaches. Whangaroa is ideally located for visits to the Bay of Islands, Kerikeri and Paihia, Kaitaia and Cape Reinga (New Zealand's northernmost point. Dine in the local vineyards, dive the Rainbow Warrior, walk the great walks of the North, hug the huge kauri trees, eat the freshest seafood, pick your own oysters from the shore, swim and relax at one of the many white-sandy beaches, fish, play golf, visit the local farmers' markets, take a day's trip to Cape Reinga and 90-Mile Beach, immerse yourself in Maori culture, or visit the Hundertwasser toilets and ride the steam train in Kawakawa, or browse the numerous art galleries and gift shops. Marlin fishing; family-friendly beaches; great walks in the area; immaculate; between Kerikeri & Kaitaia; ideal location; step-off point for Cape Reinga, Puketi Kauri Forest, Kauri Cliffs golfcourse, famous million-dollar-view road; world-famous fish & chips in Mangonui Guests have use of Zeiss binoculars; large library; bird & nature books; Petanque & select indoor games.
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        Fully self-contained, open-plan, modern Eco-Cabin (50m2) situated at the end of a private 750m access road. Situated in native bush with native birds, this is the ideal location for nature lovers (marked bush walks) or those seeking peace and tranquillity. Comprises one Queen bed (all linen provided). Fridge/freezer, gas cooker and oven, washing machine. Shower room and WC. Wood heater for winter warmth. Electricity is provided via solar power. Books and games provided. Outside there is a barbecue; tools provided for picking oysters off the rocks at low tide below the cabin; two kayaks. Kayak through the mangroves or across the bay, or out to the very scenic West Arm of Whangaroa Harbour. Great walks in the vicinity - along Lane Cove or climb up St Paul's Rock. Drive the "million dollar view" Wainui Road and explore the numerous beaches along this route - Tauranga Bay, Mahinepua or Te Ngaere Bay - up to the stunning beauty of Matauri Bay. Alternatively drive north to the surfers' beach at Taupo Bay or pay a respectful visit to the giant kauri trees in Puketi Forest. "Not only was this the perfect haven for a few days away from the 'rat race' but it is an impressive and admirable nurturing and management of our precious & fragile environment"- Richard. "By far this is one of the amazing places we have been to while travelling. Isolated in a beautiful place; best Mother Nature provides"- Marten & Caroline. "This place is beautiful beyond belief. So peaceful and perfect for wine drinking by the fire on a wind-swept evening"- Richie & Nicky. Whangaroa is home to some of New Zealand's best sights - the Puketi Forest with its towering kauri trees and native birds; the Cavalli Islands and the Rainbow Warrior's final resting place; the family-friendly Tauranga Bay and the surfers' paradise at Taupo Bay; Butterfly Bay where monarch butterflies overwinter; and the "million dollar views" on the Wainui Road coastal drive. Kaeo (the nearest village) has a Four Square supermarket, petrol stations, a hairdresser, boutique, coffee shops, an Indian restaurant and a takeaway. Geographically, the harbour and village of Whangaroa are just a short drive from the golf courses at Kauri Cliffs, Carrington, Kerikeri, Waitangi and Whangaroa itself. Matauri Bay is the launching pad for boat trips around the Cavalli islands or to dive the Rainbow Warrior. Doubtless Bay is a 40 minute drive away, with Mangonui being famous for its Fish and Chip shop, whilst Coopers Beach and Cable Bay have white sandy beaches. Whangaroa is ideally located for visits to the Bay of Islands, Kerikeri and Paihia, Kaitaia and Cape Reinga (New Zealand's northernmost point). Dine in the local vineyards, dive the Rainbow Warrior, walk the great walks of the North, hug the huge kauri trees, eat the freshest seafood, pick your own oysters from the shore, swim and relax at one of the many white-sandy beaches, fish, play golf, visit the local farmers' markets, take a day's trip to Cape Reinga and 90-Mile Beach, immerse yourself in Maori culture, or visit the Hundertwasser toilets and ride the steam train in Kawakawa, or browse the numerous art galleries and gift shops. Lovers' hideaway; getaway from rat-race; book-writer's dream; nature-lovers paradise; oysters & fish on hand
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          Waiwurrie,a hidden jewel,situated on the East coast of Northland surrounded by private farmland,forestry and spectacular beaches. 10kms away from Kauri cliff golf course which is in the top 50 courses in the world,a golfers paradise with Bay of Islands Waitangi,Kerikeri and Carrington golf course all within an hours drive A great base to explore Northland from,central to Cape Reinga and the Bay of Islands Great coastal walks explore the Whangaroa harbour,dive the Cavailli Islands and the Rainbow warrior.Catch a charter and go fishing off the Marlin coast.Sailing and boating or just relaxing Come home and enjoy good kiwi hospitality.For more information have a look at our video on our website dinner $75pp with complimentary bottle of wine $250 downstairs bedroom with private bathroom Mahinepua Bay east coast of Northland Surrounded by spectacular sea views ,Pacific ocean,farmland and forestry
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            Luxury Self contained Boutique Holiday Accommodation in Whangaroa Harbour, Northland NZ. We are located between the Bay of Islands and Cape Reinga, in a very special spot (just below St Pauls Rock Scenic Reserve) high above the Whangaroa Harbour with magnificent views. Much more than just a place to stay the night.........A private and peaceful retreat in which to unwind and relax away from it all. Our Northland holiday accommodation is purpose built and comprises two modern self contained studio suites opening directly out onto a lounging deck, private spa and swimming pool, all with expansive harbour views. Min stay 2 nights NZ$150 per night per room. Waimanu Lodge, Luxury Self contained Boutique Holiday Accommodation in Whangaroa Harbour, Northland NZ. We are located between the Bay of Islands and Cape Reinga, in a very special spot (just below St Pauls Rock Scenic Reserve) high above the Whangaroa Harbour We offer all seasons holiday accommodation for the discerning traveller with 2 modern en-suite studio suites
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            The SpaceThe two bedrooms have King, Queen or one room can be configured to twin beds. There is adjacent separate bathroom and toilet. Guest AccessOther than owners private area, the rest of the property including kitchen, lounge, laundry and courtyard with gas barbeque is available for use. Interaction with GuestsWhile we will respect guests privacy, we also live in the house and will be home and interact with guests when our work commitments allow. We can give advice on things to do and can book trips etc for tourist activities in the Bay of Islands or the Far North. The NeighborhoodEnjoy our peaceful touch of paradise with sunrise and sunset from the terrace, the brightness of the stars at night, 180degree Pacific ocean and island views, petanque on the terrace and the courtyard atmosphere. You can explore our delightful coastal peninsula walkway, swim at our safe sandy beaches, go boating, diving or fishing or just chill out. And the best fish and chips are just a 5min drive away. Getting AroundWe are situated on the Matauri/Te Ngaere Bays 'tourist drive' 40km and 30mins drive north of Kerikeri. Also 20mins drive from Whangaroa Harbour and the gamefishing base. There is no public transport to the property. Guests have an option of being met in Kerikeri from the bus or at the airport by prior arrangement with us. Other Things to NoteThere is no 'Spark' or 'Skinny' cell phone coverage from property. WiFi internet is available.
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            1br b&b
              New for 2016/17: a powerful night-sky telescope and no light pollution; and a set of high-flying kites for your free use. This is the King-bed-Option with extras: like a bidet and a private exclusive outside shower with wonderful sunrises and seaviews; also a shower/bath inside in Ensuite. The bedroom itself is large and inviting; with direct access to wrap-around decking with seaviews on 3 sides and a volcano view on 4th side. There is a walk-in wardrobe, chest of drawers, ceiling fan and original art. The kitchen/dining/lounge area is very generously proportioned (like 17m long) and has 2 bifold doors to the North-facing decks; all appliances are German-Miele; the dining table is NZ rimu; and the sofas are leather. SKY TV, internet, air-conditioning and a Wet-back wood-burner included.
              apt. / condo
              Excellent
              1 review
              2br apt. / condo
                This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
                Bedroom
                Excellent
                5 reviews
                Bedroom
                • Wifi
                • Smoking Allowed
                • Breakfast
                • Parking
                The SpaceDouble bed in a spacious room. There are two toilets and one bathroom. Guest AccessKitchen facilities for tea and coffee making, gardens, sitting room, lounge, dining room, outdoor area. Interaction with GuestsI live on site and will be available to help with any questions. The NeighborhoodFive minutes to Whangaroa harbour, marina and the game fishing club which has a restaurant. We are on the scenic coastal highway between Whangaroa and Matauri Bay, 5 minutes to beautiful Tauranga Bay. 10 minutes to historic Kaeo which has a well stocked Four Square and a delightful Indian Restaurant. Getting AroundYou will need your own transport, cyclists also welcome. Other Things to NoteWe rely entirely on rain water for our water supply so at times we will have water restrictions which we request you to follow.
                Home/Apartment
                4br Home/Apartment
                • Parking
                The SpaceThe Lodge has 3 bedrooms with a queen size bed in each room. The Cottage has 1x king size bed that is able to be split into 2x single beds, with bathroom & kitchenette a few steps from the main house. This property can comfortably take up to 8 guests with the extra cottage accommodation. 3 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY Getting AroundThis location requires you to have your own car or rental car. Other Things to Note•Glimpses of beautiful deepwater Whangaroa Harbour •Explore some of New Zealands most beautiful beaches •Affords visitors and families peace and privacy Totara Country Lodge is perfectly located for your exploration of the Far North of New Zealand. Situated high above the beautiful Whangaroa Harbour on the east coast of New Zealand, it's just one hour's drive north of the Bay of Islands and 20 minutes south of the cute little fishing village of Mangonui. Here, gorgeous accommodation, history and character come together in a peaceful setting nestled amongst native bush in one of Northland's most scenic locations - an area steeped in history. Totara North is a vacation spot that is popular with families, nature enthusiasts and water lovers. It's an easy day trip from The Villa to: - Cape Reinga - the spiritual northern most tip of New Zealand where the Tasman Sea and Pacific Ocean meet - The Bay of Islands - explore by boat from Paihia or drive this stunning piece of coastline by taking the little car ferry to Russell - Waipoua Forest on the west coast and home to New Zealand's oldest standing kauri tree,Tane Mahuta thought to be 2000 years old - stunning experience - Play a round of golf at the world famous Kauricliff or Carrington Golf Courses - And explore some of New Zealand's most beautiful beaches - Coopers Beach, Cable Bay, Taupo Bay, Tauranga Bay and Hihi - all just 20 mins away Set on a ridge above the main road, the lodge and gardens afford glimpses of beautiful deepwater Whangaroa Harbour. The gracious old villa is warm and cosy inside, but generously endowed with verandahs for relaxation. From there, the wide sweep of lawn draws you out to the gardens. Set in such beauty, this holiday home is one you will want to return to again and again, to be able to explore all that Doubtless Bay & Northland has to offer holiday makers. Set aside from the main homestead is the quaint little Cottage. Once the maid's quarters, this is now a comfortable self-contained holiday cottage - a retreat amongst the treetops.
                Home/Apartment
                Excellent
                12 reviews
                3br Home/Apartment
                • Parking
                The SpaceEdmonds house at Te Ngaere is 30 minutes drive north of Kerikeri, handy to Kauri Cliffs golf course and Whangaroa game fishing base. An ideal base for boating, fishing, kayaking, snorkelling and water skiing. Dive the nearby Rainbow Warrior wreck, walk around the rocky headlands and swim at the three nearby beaches in crystal clear water Guest AccessYou have full access to the property during your stay and use of the facilities within. There is a small bbq, some outdoor furniture and space to park the boat and cars. Interaction with GuestsYour hosts, Peter and Marion, live at the neighbouring property, so can answer any queries you may have. The NeighborhoodWe are a quiet, relaxed neighbourhood, up a private driveway and away from the holiday makers at the beaches. There are three beaches nearby, all within 1 km, about 15 minutes walk. Getting AroundWe are 30 minutes drive north of Kerikeri, the biggest town in the area, and 6km from the Matauri bay shop and restaurant. Whangaroa harbour and Kaeo are 20 km north where there are other restaurants, petrol stations and small supermarket. Other Things to NoteThe nearest store is 6km away at Matauri Bay. there is a small supermarket 20km away at Kaeo though we encourage guests to stock up in Kerikeri on their way north. There is no Telecom or Spark cellphone coverage, only Vodafone and 2degrees. There is no wifi internet available on site. The TV viewing is through Freeview.
                Home/Apartment
                1br Home/Apartment
                • Wifi
                • Parking
                The SpaceAn unconventional rustic cottage made from various materials and native timbers. Set on an acre of bush/gardens overlooking Waitapu Bay, Whangaroa Harbour. Guest AccessAll the house, sleeping wing, deck and surrounding gardens. Interaction with GuestsWe will be staying on the boat nearby and contactable by phone/email throughout your stay. The NeighborhoodMajestic Whangaroa Harbour can be explored by water taxi and on foot via Department of Conservation tracks. Other destinations, within easy drive, include Tauranga Bay (8kms away), Taupo Bay, Puketi Forest, historic Mangonui village, vibrant Kerikeri. Getting AroundYou need your own transport to enjoy all the area has to offer. Kaeo, the nearest centre, is 12km away. Tony Foster's water taxi offers harbour tours and drop offs at Kingfish Lodge restaurant and resort. Other Things to NoteNot suitable for small children. Unsealed, private road access. Steep drive requires competent reversing. Other areas of the property are still being renovated.
                hotel
                Nice
                3 reviews
                7br hotel
                • Breakfast
                • Gym
                • Parking
                • Pets Allowed
                • Swimming Pool
                • Wifi
                Situated in Whangaroa, this hostel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Whangaroa Harbour and within 20 mi (32 km) of Puketi and Omahuta Native Forests and Matauri Bay Beach. Marty's Golf Range and Pure Day Spa are also within 20 mi (32 km).
                hotel
                4br hotel
                • Breakfast
                • Gym
                • Parking
                • Pets Allowed
                • Swimming Pool
                • Wifi
                Offering direct access to the beach, this Kaeo lodge is within 9 mi (15 km) of Matauri Bay Beach, Cavalli Islands, and Rainbow Warrior Memorial. Whangaroa Harbour is 9.7 mi (15.6 km) away.
                Hotel
                2br Hotel
                  Waiwurrie,a hidden jewel,situated on the East coast of Northland surrounded by private farmland,forestry and spectacular beaches. 10kms away from Kauri cliff golf course which is in the top 50 courses in the world,a golfers paradise with Bay of Islands Waitangi,Kerikeri and Carrington golf course all within an hours drive A great base to explore Northland from,central to Cape Reinga and the Bay of Islands Great coastal walks explore the Whangaroa harbour,dive the Cavailli Islands and the Rainbow warrior.Catch a charter and go fishing off the Marlin coast.Sailing and boating or just relaxing Come home and enjoy good kiwi hospitality.For more information have a look at our video on our website
                  Home/Apartment
                  2br Home/Apartment
                    Luxury Self contained Boutique Holiday Accommodation in Whangaroa Harbour, Northland NZ. We are located between the Bay of Islands and Cape Reinga, in a very special spot (just below St Pauls Rock Scenic Reserve) high above the Whangaroa Harbour with magnificent views. Much more than just a place to stay the night.........A private and peaceful retreat in which to unwind and relax away from it all. Our Northland holiday accommodation is purpose built and comprises two modern self contained studio suites opening directly out onto a lounging deck, private spa and swimming pool, all with expansive harbour views.
                    Other
                    2br Other
                    • Pets Allowed
                    2016/7 Special: a powerful night-sky Telescope AND high-flying Kites for your free use ! A modern, cedar and copper, single storey home. Guests have undisturbed use of the western, sunset side of the home, separated from the owner by an atrium open to the heavens. The quality kitchen / dining / lounge is large (17m) with best-quality fittings and cookware. Free internet & SKY; air-con and heating; outdoor loungers; free cleaning. 2 Queen bedrooms: but only if you are friends / family and are prepared to share the ensuite; otherwise one Queen ensuite for one couple, 2nd queen remains unbookable. There are three different harbour views, and one volcanic mountain view of St Paul's Rock to the south. Other views are of scenic Conservation parkland, farmland and native bush. Only a panoramic photo could do justice to the immense wrap-around views. Situated high above New Zealand's most beautiful harbour, Whangaroa, the property comprises 37 acres (15ha) of regenerating bush. Owner Terry has spent all his life in the service industry, working and travelling all over the world. Now, he loves to share his home and the harbour with people who appreciate quality, beauty, serenity, and understated luxury. Either prepare your own meals in the kitchen or dine out in one of the two local cafes by the harbourside. Alternatively, drive the short distance to the Indian restaurant in Kaeo (10km) or to the Thai or world-famous Fish and Chip restaurant in Mangonui (40 minutes' drive). There is plenty to do such as fishing, walking and swimming, or visiting local galleries and gift shops. "What an amazing jewel to find in New Zealand. Your home is peaceful, relaxing & very inviting"- Joanne and Graham "It was not so much a well-deserved holiday but rather a peak into the wishing well of how life should be"- Rozita dei Leoni "Stunning views ranging from morning mists lifting, to sunrises to sunsets, to full moon rising, to....Fantastic!"- Deb and Keith