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Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island

  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
  • 7 May 2017
    “Weekend away”
  • 6 Feb 2017
    “Amazing place!”
Shoal Bay, Tryphena, Auckland, Great Barrier Island New Zealand See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

What a great spot & fabulous hosts! Super accomodating, true kiwi hospitality. We went with a group of 8 friends & all of us said we will be back. Comfy beds, great bathrooms, super cosy with the fire going & yummy yummy food! Picked up...More

Date of stay: May 2017
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend booked a trip to Great Barrier for my birthday and we stayed 2 nights at this amazing place. The hosts were super friendly, the meals were absolutely amazing and the accomodation was perfect! We had our own private little wing at the back...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

In EVERY way this property is the perfect place to stay. The true Kiwi hospitality, the spectacular residence, the local knowledge and everything is there at your fingertips. Val and Francis have thought of everything, they are so welcoming and made us feel like we...More

Date of stay: November 2016
3  Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Lovely home, great welcome and dinner. Breakfast delicious. We'll be back again sometime. Brilliant having the rental car available and waiting at the airport. Room very spacious and fabulous deck to sit on and watch the sun go down

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank DandDutchie
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I had never stayed in a B&B before, so I wasn't too sure what to expect. However, the whole experience was lovely and pleasant. Friendly and warm hosts, very neat, cozy & clean house and rooms. Wanted to take my mother on a holiday who...More

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank AyakoO105
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See why so many travellers make Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island their bed and breakfast of choice when visiting Tryphena. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a charming More setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you. Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island offers a restaurant, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island offers guests internet access. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. If you’re looking for a cafe, consider a visit to Pa Beach Cafe, which is not far from Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island. Plus, during your trip, don't forget to check out Chaos Charters (1.7 km) and Freedom Fishing Charters (1.6 km), some attractions that are a short walk from Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island. At Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Tryphena. Less
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New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Great Barrier Island > Tryphena
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New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Great Barrier Island > Tryphena
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"We stayed in the upstairs room and we are to come back, we would like to request the ones in the upstairs..."
16 Sep 2016
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"Rooms in the front have the best view of the bay"
13 Sep 2016
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"Enjoy the views and flights."
4 Sep 2016
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"Ask for the "Honeymoon Suite" upstairs - lots of space and a fantastic deck to view the bay."
2 Aug 2016
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