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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Ahipara Tides Absolute Beachfront

 wish them the best 

Superb modern beach apartment with stunning views.

 The views were amazing, the sound of the sea so relaxing would recommend to anyone. 

Absolute Waterfront-The Kiwi Bach with a view

 Everything in the property was very good and made us to have a comfortable and relaxed stay. We would love to come back. Thanks! 

Absolute Waterfront-The Kiwi Bach with a view

 Great location and it had everything we needed. Thank you. 

Courtyard Retreat Studio Cross the road onto Beach

 Loved the location right on the beach front. Tucked away and very private. Not to far to Kaitaia for supplies but felt like a tropical paradise. 

Superb modern beach apartment with stunning views.

 Thanks again for everything.....I will suggest your house to all of my customers....