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The Sanctuary @ Bay of Islands

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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Charming
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Kerikeri Airport18 km
Whangarei Airport56 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights at the sanctuary. It is a wonderful property with amazing views over a beautiful blue bay. Our room was very comfortable with private balcony also overlooking the sea. Breakfasts were excellent and Glennis' dinner was outstanding. Glennis and Yogi advised on...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property,has beautiful rooms with fantastic views, Glennis and Yogi are excellent hosts that provide superb breakfasts. Their knowledge of local restaurants and attractions are a bonus. Free wifi and parking

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank stew8
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Stunning views from every room. Glennis and Yogi are delightful hosts and helped with arranging tours, dinner, transfer logistics. VERY relaxing atmosphere. I highly recommend staying here while visiting Bay of Islands.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Sarah M
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

Date of stay: August 2018
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

Date of stay: August 2018
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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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PRICE RANGE
US$379 - US$411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
bay of islands hotel opua
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Bay of Islands Lodge
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsOpua
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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