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Tui Cottage Waiheke Island

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 I had a great night at Traxx and would very much recommend it to anyone, particularly those doing the Hairaki Rail Trail. It is a cosy little cottage that is well located right on the track. Thanks Sarah~! 

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SANDUNES BACH- Morning coffees on the beach

 Perfect place for some R&R. Roomy, clean and tidy property. The view does not get any better than this! 

'Sea Spray' - A Bach on the Beach

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COUNTRY CHARM: Tranquil self-catering cottage

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