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Maraehako Bay Retreat

State Highway 35 Waihau Bay, Opotiki 3199 New Zealand
This is your invitation to experience a place like no other. Absolute seafront Accommodation with Fishing Charters at your Doorstep. Enjoy the abundant pleasures of this oceanside retreat. But don't just enjoy our beautiful landscape, come meet first hand its people and their authentic culture. Maraehako means "a place of meeting for good people". Experience it for yourself - breath it, taste it, live it!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
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Whakatane Airport83 km
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Maraehako Bay is stunning and completely unique location right on the shore of a private beach, this is a perfect place to rest and explore. Kayaks available with really good paddles. Nortically themed our kids dubed it 'the pirate ship' as they could see the ocean out the window
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If you are looking for the Ritz go somewhere else. If you are looking for a peaceful, relaxing, friendly family run accommodation on the edge of the ocean then look no further.
We stayed here when we where touring around NZ on our motorbike, we stayed in a double room (has backp
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We stayed two nights at Maraehako Retreat over Easter weekend and absolutely loved it. The rooms are basic, hostel style rooms with shared bathrooms, but they must be some of the most affordable rooms on the coast. The view is excellent and its tucked away on a privtae beach whe
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If you had a busy week and you need to escape: that's the place. You can't get stress there. Hosts are lovely. You can jump for a swim at any time. Relax in your bedroom with a sea view and the waterfall sound. Then at night, you go for a chat with the other guests around the fir
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Dont stay here if youre thinking 5 star hotel but it is a very cool alternative stay. Abit like a giant tree house. Set on its own wee rocky bay. Warm welcome n atmosphere. Shared bathroom n kitchen facilities. $5 wifi, kayaks for hire. Rooms with a view. Not well sign posted fro
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"Both family rooms we stayed in had goods views"
"there are 2 rooms very closed to the waterfall"
"Best view for a spa bath, beer and bed"
"Arrive early"
"There is mobile reception, take sandfly repellant, take you're own salt, pepper and oil, all cutlery is provided"
New ZealandNorth IslandBay of Plenty RegionOpotiki
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