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Magic Cottages at Takou River

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed for 8 days at The Shearer's Cottage, 4 adults and 3 children. Communication was easy with Anna from the start. The accommodation was perfect for our needs and facilities at the farm fantastic for our energetic children. Kayaking, swimming in the river, long...More

1  Thank Sheela P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed in the Shearers cottage for 6 nights and we couldn't fault it! We instantly relaxed in the completely stunning and private setting. Everyone loved kayaking down to the beach and catching fish from the jetty! The kids said they felt like they were...More

1  Thank Kathryn_Tourell
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everyone deserves a proper break to rejuvenate and check that one's sanity is still intact! If that's what you're looking for, this is the place to experience (and not just see). The Magic Cottage in particular is secluded and is built just right at the...More

1  Thank Jonny L
Reviewed 21 November 2017

The Magic Cottage and its surrounding property was one of the top highlights of our trip through Northland. The cottage is perfectly equipped with everything you need - a gas stove and oven, bbq grill, beautiful bathroom, a reading nook overlooking the river, a heater...More

Thank Taylor V
Response from takouriver, Owner at Magic Cottages at Takou RiverResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Taylor and Ryan, It was lovely to meet you both too, and we're so pleased that you enjoyed our little hidden corner of paradise! Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay, and we very much look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the magic cottage over a long weekend and left feeling so refreshed and relaxed! An absolutely perfect set up in an amazing and serene little spot. Pictures don't do it justice. Use of kayaks and fishing rods was a nice addition! We...More

Thank Amy P
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US$146 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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missy_kellyB
13 August 2017|
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Response from takouriver | Property representative |
Hi Kelly and Max, Thanks for your enquiry and we would love to help. Unfortunately we don't offer single night stays. Our normal minimum is 2 nights, and over Christmas and New Year, this extends to 7 nights (1 week... More
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"If you are a couple with no children, Magic Cottage it is!!"
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"The magic cottage and glamping tent caught our attention as the most fun experiences."
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"River cottage has a lookout tower and fireplace"
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