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Shoal Bay Estate, Great Barrier Island

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  • 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
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

Spent 3 days at Shoal Bay Estate with a group of friends. Val & Francis are fantastic hosts and nothing was too much trouble. Breakfasts were substantial and if you choose to have dinner there then you will not leave hungry. Great Barrier is simply...More

Date of stay: February 2015
1  Thank DavidQuinn
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Spent a wonderful weekend here for my husbands birthday with our 2 teenage kids. The rooms were lovely overlooking the bay which we kayaked around. So peaceful with nice hosts and good food. Felt totally at home here, very relaxing.....

Date of stay: November 2014
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Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

Val and Francis are brilliant hosts. Friendly and relaxed despite being super busy when I visited (weekend of the garden tours). Great Barrier Island is such a special place and Shoal Bay is a magical little corner to spend time in. Lovely gardens. Free range...More

Date of stay: November 2014
1  Thank Debbierainbow
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Spent 3 nights at shoal bay for a wedding.val and francis are excellent hosts.nothing was too much trouble.great barrier island is a paradise and shoal bay is a wonderful place to stay. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: November 2014
2  Thank Brent B
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Good hosts, very accommodating, and a nice room. Handy to have a hire car from the same place. We had one dinner with them and it was nice. It a good place to explore Great Barrier Island from. Great three days.

Date of stay: November 2014
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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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HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Great Barrier Island > Tryphena
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Location
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..."
AyakoO105
16 Sep 2016
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"Rooms in the front have the best view of the bay"
CarolS3963
13 Sep 2016
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"Enjoy the views and flights."
jcchaney
4 Sep 2016
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"Ask for the "Honeymoon Suite" upstairs - lots of space and a fantastic deck to view the bay."
HamishM310
2 Aug 2016
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