We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ara Roa Accommodation - Whangarei Heads

69 reviews
Save
Traveller (82)
Room & Suite (42)
Dining (6)
Overview
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“guest house”(23 reviews)
“cliff house”(3 reviews)
“pics attached”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (69)Write a Review
Filter reviews
69 results
Traveller rating
66
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
66
3
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsguest housecliff housepics attachedfully equipped kitchensound systemquality linensoff the beaten trackbird lifeocean beachshort drivegreat hostenjoyed our staypaulkiwipropertystudioowners
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 69 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent two days here after new year for a bit of R&R. Very nice and quiet. There was some background birdsong. And so long as you don't mind the buzzing of some insects in the afternoon...you'd be all good. The owner visited on my first...More

Thank LinesRosey
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Wow! We stayed at Te Huia which has panoramic views of the gorgeous countryside. We just wanted to sit and drink in the view which was absolutely amazing. The house is beautifully designed and has everything you need. We didn't want to leave

Thank SydneyDnd
Reviewed 30 April 2017

As I want to keep this as a secret for ourselves. What a fantastic place. A beautiful, modern holiday home on the edge of a cliff with views to die for. You feel as if you have been transported back to the jurassic period with...More

Thank Bellatravelscom
Response from Araroa1, Owner at Ara Roa Accommodation - Whangarei HeadsResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you for your positive and descriptive review, it is a special place and it is great to get feedback that appreciates this fact. Hope to see you again some time. Safe travels!

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We spent the last days of our NZ holiday in The Guest House. It was the perfect place to unwind. The cottage is very nice and the view is stunning. The service is also very good. The owners gave us great tips for sights and...More

Thank ThijsvS
Response from Araroa1, Owner at Ara Roa Accommodation - Whangarei HeadsResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to have you stay, and so glad you found it a relaxing time.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Paul & Susanne have done a beautiful job creating a space that provides the comforts of home (open kitchen, spacious bedrooms, quality linens, beautiful bath and shower, local flavor via books and entertainment) and all is placed on a hilltop with a beautiful view of...More

Thank Analisa N
View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345614
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (82)
Room & Suite (42)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (3)
Hotel & Grounds (59)
Bathroom (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ara Roa Accommodation - Whangarei Heads staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Room Tips
"Be prepared to stay longer that you initially anticipated, this place is simply brilliant!!"
Read review
"Great views from all bedrooms. Sunny and quiet but for the ocean and the birds."
Read review
"There is a variety of buildings scattered around the property...read above for info"
Read review
"The drive to the house is unsealed and the Olsens will meet you at their house further down the hill and..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite