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Moanarua Beach Cottage B&B

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Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
2 Hoterini Street Bay of Plenty, Ohope 3121 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Miria and Taroi were the most hospitable and energetic hosts who provided us with a perfect 2 night stay as we travelled around the north island for 3 weeks in November. Our accommodation was comfortable, clean and built separately from their home, which provided space...More

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Response from Moanarua, Owner at Moanarua Beach Cottage B&BResponded 4 days ago

Thank you we do appreciate feed back and like to know that our guests have felt at home. We enjoy meeting folk and learning about their interests their culture, the places where they live and the interesting travel adventures they have enjoyed.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We so enjoyed staying at Moanarua Beach Cottage. Miria and Taroi are generous and kind hosts. They welcomed us like whanau (family) and invited us for welcome drinks and nibbles. They also celebrated our wedding anniversary with us and made it even more special. We...More

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Response from Moanarua, Owner at Moanarua Beach Cottage B&BResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you both so much. The pleasure was all ours. We just loved your interest and your sharing. A very special time for us and we so look forward to seeing you again!!

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great stay in the Cottage of Miria and Taroi, lovely people and we love to come back to have a boottrip with Miria and Taroi. The wether was bad, when we came in but we were directly invite for a drink inside...More

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Response from Moanarua, Owner at Moanarua Beach Cottage B&BResponded 19 March 2018

Always good to know how folk enjoyed their stay with us. It is lovely here by the beach and we wish that we could order fine weather for all our lovely visitors!! We do have some wet weather activities with the Mataatua Marae experience an...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I spent a wonderful time at this colorful cottage in Ohope, near Whakatane. My hosts, Miria & Taroi Black, a lovely, friendly and very hospitable Maori couple, made me feel so at home-away-from-home. Furthermore, they told me a lot about the Maori culture. I definitely...More

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Response from Moanarua, Owner at Moanarua Beach Cottage B&BResponded 12 February 2018

We certainly loved getting to know this lovely lady. Its great tmeeting folk from other countries and learning about their cultures.

Reviewed 19 January 2018

We enjoyed our stay in this beautiful bed & breakfast. We experienced our hosts Miria and Taroi as lovely,kindly and warmly people. They do everything for you to make the stay comfortable. Also the surrounding of Whakatane is nice. A place to be is White...More

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Response from Moanarua, Owner at Moanarua Beach Cottage B&BResponded 21 January 2018

We are most grateful to receive reviews from our guests. It bis good to know what they enjoy most about our accommodation, the activities available and the surroundings!

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Naumai, haere mai, welcome to a unique Maori cultural experience in a romantic hideaway nestled in award winning gardens between the ocean and the harbour in sunny Ohope. Widely travelled we love sharing stories More over complimentary drinks and nibbles. The cottage is fully self contained with King and Single beds, kitchen, en-suite, own entrance and patio area. The Queen room in our home has own toilet and vanity - share other bathroom facilities. Relax in the spa or on loungers in the garden, have a bbq or hangi with us. Continental breakfast for all visitors. Boat cruises, culture/historic cruises, kayak and bike hire. Less
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$107 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Ohope
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$107 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Ohope
Traveller (36)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"The cottage has one room. Well worth the visit!! It is lovely."
16 Aug 2016
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"seconds to the beach"
19 Jun 2016
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"The cottage is best for a couple or small family; they do have a couple of rooms in their house also but I..."
27 Jan 2016
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"It's not really a hotel but a separate cottage next to the house of the hosts."
2 Apr 2015
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