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Stargazers Bed & Breakfast

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392 State Hwy 25 | R.D.2 Kuaotunu, Whitianga 3592, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We stayed in Miner's cottage. This was very spacious, and provided very good cooking facilities. Breakfast was served in the main house and this was brilliant. Home-made Muesli, freshly prepared fruit salad. Croissants and home made bread. Hariette and Alastair were very friendly and helpful,...More

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Response from Alastair B, Owner at Stargazers Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 May 2018

Many thanks for your kind review Sheila. I'm glad you and Keith enjoyed your time in the Miners Cottage and Harriette's breakfasts. You certainly made the most of the time you had with us.

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to be booked into the Miner's cottage for 3 nights, and everything was provided. The cottage was lovely and very comfortable. The only issue for my husband was there was no wifi!! He had withdrawal symptoms to begin with but it...More

Thank Car0le88
Response from Alastair B, Owner at Stargazers Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 May 2018

Thaks for your lovely review Carole...glad you and Martin enjoyed your stay and the stargazing tour. You certainly had a good night for it. Sorry he was having withdrawl symptoms but as you know there would have been free wifi for him up in the...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018

Many years ago we stayed at the B&B at Vega-Bray observatory in Tucson and enjoyed seeing the Northern Sky upclose and personal. On our trip to New Zealand we wanted to make sure we viewed the Sourhern Sky. So we decided to stay 4 nights...More

Thank eugenia236
Response from Alastair B, Owner at Stargazers Bed & BreakfastResponded 14 March 2018

Many thanks for your kind review. We both enjoyed meeting you and K so I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us as well. I think you're the only guests we've had who had also been to Vega-Brey Observatory in Arizona. I'm very glad you...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were lucky to spend two nights here on our trip to New Zealand. The house is a beautiful timber dwelling set in amongst trees. We had a lovely ensuite bedroom plus our own lounge and balcony, everything was just outstanding. Harriette and Alastair were...More

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Response from Alastair B, Owner at Stargazers Bed & BreakfastResponded 23 February 2018

Many thanks for your kind review. We're glad you enjoyed our bushy setting and also the stargazing tour...lots of interesting things to see in our skies that you can't see from the UK and we're glad you had a good clear night.

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

In every travel you will remember few thing after few times, this bed and breakfast will be one of it for sure. The owners are sooo kind, we were felling like at home. A big thank you to the owners. The astronomy tours is just...More

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Response from Alastair B, Owner at Stargazers Bed & BreakfastResponded 12 February 2017

Thanks for a kind review. Very glad you enjoyed your visit with us. We do try and offer something a bit different with our stargazing tours.

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New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
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"We don't know what the rooms were like in the main house. We were cosy in Miner's cottage"
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"We stayed in the miner's cottage. Very we'll appointed."
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"Try Luke's Kitchen in the village close by, this is a real experience, first class food but in a very..."
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