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Oyster River Retreat

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The Oyster River Retreat is situated on the eastern side of Coromandel Peninsula. As you enter your cottage you will feel completely at ease. Oyster River offers much more than just a bed and breakfast; it is your own private retreat. Much sort after by couples and a single person travelling alone. A delicious breakfast hamper is delivered to you daily. If you seek rest and relaxation then this is the place for you. Take a walk around our 16 acres of garden and native bush. Observe abundent birdlife and pick fresh fruit in season. Follow the track alongside the Purangi Estuary. Your accommodation is self-catering, perfect for an extended stay. When it is time for you to leave you will be refreshed, and feeling like you have had an elixir of life.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We spent three lovely days at Sue's place in Cooks Beach. Great apartment, wonderful garden and Sue was the perfect host - booked activities and tables at restaurants for us and gave great advice on Auckland and the Volvo Ocean Race. I can only highly recommend the Oyster River
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Response from oysterriver, Owner at Oyster River Retreat
Responded 6 Apr 2018
It was a pleasure to have you stay, and we had some nice chats. I am happy that you loved your stay and had time to wind down at Oyster River. Wishing you both all the very best! Sue.
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We loved to stay in Oyster River Retreat. Ik was a beautiful place with a magnificent garden. Also the hospitality of Sue was heart warming. Very relaxing place to be. And the beaches are very marvelous.
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Response from OysterRiverOwner, Owner at Oyster River Retreat
Responded 20 Jan 2018
Hi. Thank you for taking the time to review Oyster River. We are glad that you had a relaxing stay. All the very best.
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This is an absolute lovely place - an obvious choice to either relax in Sue's beautiful garden with the most spectacular view or visit many of the Coromandel 'must does' that are all located really near by. On top of that Sue is an absolute wonderful host. She is really
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Response from OysterRiverOwner, Owner at Oyster River Retreat
Responded 13 Jan 2018
It was lovely to have you both stay. I love to see guests enjoy the ambiance of our home and property, it gives me much pleasure. Yes, we are lucky to live in a little piece of paradise. Sabine & Kris, all the very best.
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The time at Oyster River Bed and Breakfast was just great. I had some wonderful days in the area all well as in Sue´s park [she calls it garden ;-)]. If you are looking for a peaceful place to relax, this is where you should stay. Although I travelled on my own, I wasn´t
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Response from OysterRiverOwner, Owner at Oyster River Retreat
Responded 13 Jan 2018
Hi again. It was a pleasure to host you. Glad you enjoyed relaxing here found a peaceful spot under the trees. I saw Danny and Claudia yesterday, and they thanked me for the opportunity to meet you. I have a feeling to will be back here one day. Alessa, all the very best.
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Perfect place to stay when you like nature and tranquillity Host will give you advise on what can be done and what to see Nice Pizza place with cider very close by Quit nights, many birds, large garden.
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Response from OysterRiverOwner, Owner at Oyster River Retreat
Responded 14 Feb 2017
Thank you for staying with us. We love it that our guests appreciate tranquility. Yes, pizza next door, within walking distance. Cheers, for the review.
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Breakfast at the veranda
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A large garden to relax in and enjoy wandering through
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A soft palette makes for a restful stay
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Guest comments are lovely to receive
"Wonderful nature views"
"There is only one room."
"The B&B has a spacious living room and there are all the facilities for self catering"
"Much space and very quiet. Lots of birds and in the middle of nature."
"There is only one double room with comfortable Queen bed so you have the place to yourself."
Oyster River Bed and Breakfast
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionCoromandel PeninsulaWhitiangaCooks Beach
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