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Moon Gate Villa

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Inspired by the shape of Cupid’s bow, Moon Gate Villa was originally designed for a romance novelist. Its timeless and elegant design offers sumptuous accommodation surrounded by 1.5 acres of gardens, waterfalls and reflective pools. Private suites feature luxury linens, in-house movies, exclusive guest lounge and access to the heated pool.Free hi-speed Internet and a full breakfast is included in all our rates. Evening dining by arrangement. A hidden treasure, 2 minutes from Kerikeri village in the heart of the Bay of Islands.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
Refrigerator in room
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Full view
Getting there
Kerikeri Airport3 km
Whangarei Airport70 km
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All reviews premium suite attention to detail fabulous breakfast the main road perfect hosts thoroughly enjoyed our stay beautiful garden swimming pool fresh fruit kauri forest hidden gem three nights comfy bed local area private deck a wonderful stay thank you so much
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lionel and Ron's place is amazing. We went to Keri Keri on a wet weekend but it was brightened by the luxury of Moon Gate and the hospitality of Lionel and Rob. I'd highly recommend this place for a couple's retreat.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank cathalh2016
Response from Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate VillaResponded 1 week ago

Kia Ora cathalh2016, Thank you for taking the time to write us a lovely review. We are sorry the weather wasn't as good as it is usually here but glad to hear you both enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you back one day and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hat wonderful time staying in Moon Gate Villa recently while on holiday in Kerikeri. Lionel and Rob's hospitality is exceptional. The property itself is so beautiful and tranquil. The gardens are immaculate and filled with colour and bird song. Best breakfast ever!!! Thank you...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

They say that people make the place and this is so true of Moon gate Villa. Lionel and Robs' hospitality is exceptional. You can expect a very high level of cleanliness (even my mother would have been pleased!). Lovely touches of chocolates in the room...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank shal777
Response from Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate VillaResponded 30 October 2018

Kia Ora shal777 Thank you for the wonderful review and we just thoroughly enjoyed looking after you both. I will cherish and miss our insightful chats. All thou your visit was quick we are definitely looking forward to looking after you both again in the...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Loved this place, we stayed in the cottage. Super peaceful, gorgeous breakfast very comfy bed, really convenient for Paihia. Great hosts, including Mojo. Thank you for a brilliant Labour weekend, didn't want to leave x

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Angie_WS
Response from Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate VillaResponded 23 October 2018

Kia Ora Angie_WS Thank you for taking the time to write us a wonderful review. Very much appreciated. Thank you also for your feedback, we will definitely look at options between bedroom and kitchen. Hope to see you both again in the future. Cheers

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We had a wonderful time staying at the Moon Gate Villa recently while on holiday in Kerikeri. Rob and Lionel are great hosts - picking us up and dropping us off at the airport, bringing over breakfast (and making sure we got enough!), excellent advice...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank simonZ325811
Response from Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate VillaResponded 9 October 2018

Kia Ora simonZ325811 Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, we appreciate that very much. Our guests do love the cottage and sitting on the covered deck enjoying the garden. We look forward to looking after you again the next time...More

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"Any room is a great room, all open out to the gardens."
28 Oct 2018
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"Splash out and get the premier suite - the bath tub is amazing"
29 Jul 2018
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"Cottage for privacy altho' nearer the road. Deluxe rooms with private entrances to the pool &..."
2 Mar 2018
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"You won’t be disappointed with whichever accommodation you choose."
19 Feb 2018
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US$186 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsKerikeri
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