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    Within The Bays

    49 Tarapatiki Drive, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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          Reviewed 26 May 2013

          We spent one weekend with Hans and Annemarie in March 2013 and had a wonderful time from start to finish. The location itself is stunning, it must be one of the best views over Whitianga, maybe of the whole Coromandel! Hans and Annemarie have very...More

          1  Thank anonymous_v3
          Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 2 June 2013

          Thank you so much for your kind words; Hans and I really appreciate it! Thanks again:>)

          Reviewed 1 May 2013

          Hans and Annemarie are one of the sweetest couples we met on our New Zealand adventure to celebrate our 42nd wedding anniversary. We were so happy to have gotten to stay in their beautiful home. Loved our room and bath, the chocolates on the bed...More

          1  Thank MichelleG149
          Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 4 May 2013

          Thank you very much for your flattering review! We don't agree with the six stars though; we just like to spoil our guests a little:>)

          Reviewed 17 April 2013

          Within The Bays was the third stop on our tour of New Zealand and we were not disappointed with our choice. The house is really beautiful and is in an absolutely stunning location. Hans & Annemarie were the most wonderful and inspiring hosts. They gave...More

          1  Thank Pauline C
          Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 19 April 2013

          Thanks so much for your review! It is nice to read that you enjoy your new hobby in needle felting! Easier than learning how to spin :>) Kind regards, Annemarie

          Reviewed 15 March 2013

          We chose this accommodation as part of our honeymoon. The house was amazing with beautiful views from both the bedroom and main living area which guests are free to use and we certainly did. Annemarie and Hans were excellent hosts and provided a truly unique...More

          Thank Fiona S
          Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 19 March 2013

          Thanks for your comments! It's great to know you loved our Romantic Getaway with all the trimmings. For us: Looking after newly weds, preparing breakfast with "bubbly", tickets to The Lost Spring thermal pools and setting the table with all the candles for the romantic...More

          Reviewed 24 January 2013

          Hans and Annemarie share their home with their guests. They are perfect hosts. Within the Bays has a very high standard of accommodation and a wonderful view from the lounge and bedroom. Breakfast served on the balcony was enhanced by the view and Hans's homemade...More

          Thank Peter H
          Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 26 January 2013

          Thank you very much! I hope Pat has found a nice group of ladies (with maybe the occasional gentleman) to perfect her wool spinning! Kindest regards, Annemarie

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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          • US$193 - US$288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 2
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          • Coromandel Peninsula >
          • Whitianga
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          Room Tips
          "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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          "Ther is a large double room with en suite and a connecting room for families"
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          "only one room to chose from."
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