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    Within The Bays

    49 Tarapatiki Drive, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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    “homemade beer” (6 reviews)
    “anne marie” (5 reviews)
    “glass of wine” (8 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
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    31 - 35 of 64 reviews

    Reviewed 27 April 2015

    We had four nights at Within the Bays and loved it! The views are fantastic as were the breakfasts. What makes this place really special however are the hosts. Annemarie and Hans were born to run a B & B. From their insightful advice on...More

    1  Thank cynthia158
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 29 April 2015

    Dear Cynthia,Thank you so much for your flattering comments. The review is so beautiful, it will go straight to the poolroom, as Darryl Kerrigan would say :>) We are looking forward to seeing you again as our guests, kindest regards, Hans and Annemarie

    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    This is a truly stunning property (slightly out of town but worth it for incredible views!) run by two very special people. I agree with previous reviews that Hans and Annemarie truly go out of their way to get to know their guests and cater...More

    Thank SandSS
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 25 March 2015

    Dear SandSS, Thank you very much for your kind words; we appreciate it very much! Your amount of suitcases and bags was so much that it would have been a tight fit to get all those in one room and sort all the items in...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2015

    I'm struggling to describe this B&B. It's really more of a homestay. Normally a tiny B&B like this would not be my cup of tea, but Annemarie and Hans are so gracious, accommodating and welcoming we were instantly at ease, even with our toddler running...More

    Thank TravelFreak1771
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 17 March 2015

    Dear Travel Freak, Now we too are struggling to write a response to your great review, as we feel we are not doing anything special when we interact with our guests and their children:>) But, many, many thanks for your review: we'll treasure it! Let's...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2015

    A great place to stay with the most fantastic view and beautiful balcony for breakfast and drinks. Annemarie and Hans have thought of every small detail in making sure that everything is wheelchair friendly - roll-in shower, hand rails, wide halls and electronic lights and...More

    Thank Judith C
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 15 March 2015

    Dear Judith, great to hear that you found the facilities we have here for guests in wheelchairs, very useful! The remote controlled curtain in the Bay View Room also gets used a lot by our guests to admire the night sky from their bed. Thank...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2015

    A real gem . Although a bit out of town the views are amazing .The owners are very welcoming friendly and obliging .Ammemarie spins fleece from their own sheep ,and you can try your hand at it ,whilst Hans plies you with a glass of...More

    Thank june g
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 8 March 2015

    Dear JG, thank you for this nice review of our B&B. Indeed, we are not walking distance from the shops and restaurants but the tranquility and the views here are things people will not easily find in the middle of town. It is good to...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Whitianga
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    "The room has a beautiful view. We loved waking up to looking over the Bay"
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    "The views are amazing"
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    "Rooms both are very good. Shared bathroom. Balcons. Insectscreens. Very good wifi."
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    "Two rooms separated by a large bathroom. Both rooms are only rented to families or traveling parties who..."
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