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The Sanctuary @ Bay of Islands

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Overview
State Highway 11, Opua 0241 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
5 Star accommodation
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$322 - US$394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Bay of Islands Lodge
Also Known As
Bay Of Islands Hotel Opua
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Opua
Location
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Contact
State Highway 11, Opua 0241 New Zealand
Getting there
Kerikeri Airport18 km
Whangarei Airport56 km
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Traveller (84)
Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (6)
Reviews (139)
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

We enjoyed 2 glorious nights at The Sanctuary!! The property is spectacular. Our meals were delicious and the easy going nature of our hosts made for a very relaxing, enjoyable stay. The Bay of Islands is very lush and beautiful. If you are traveling in...More

Thank eileenlevesques
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Our group of 6 recently returned from a 2 week driving trip touring the North island of New Zealand. We visited Auckland, Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Napier, and Taupo. We were incredible lucky as for our 2 weeks on the Island we only had 2...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I recently "rested and renewed" myself at the Sanctuary Bay of Islands for 3 nights and it was so enjoyable. As soon as you step through the front door you just know this is a special kind of place and you immediately feel a sense...More

1  Thank englishdownunder
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This is a beautiful place to stay and Glennis is a brilliant host. She was very helpful organising a restaurant (she was not cooking as there were few guests whn we were there) and the restaurant offered a pick up service. Our only regret was...More

1  Thank Martin and Sue C
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our 2 night stay at The Sanctuary. The views on the deck of our comfortable bedroom were amazing both day and night. You are close to the bush and hear amazing birdsong. We had a lovely breakfast each morning and had dinner...More

1  Thank Wayne C
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"We had the very last room on the end of the building. The views were great and it was very peaceful"
mands_carter
26 Apr 2018
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"All good!!"
juliegK7318ZE
11 Mar 2018
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"Romantic stay for couples!"
lb419
29 Jan 2018
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"all the rooms are great"
GabyTraveler
20 Jan 2018
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