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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Akaroa Coastal Cottage

 Great bach in a stunning location, absolutely loved the views. Wish we could have stayed longer! 

Chichley Lodge - The Ultimate Romantic Getaway !!

 We absolutely loved our stay at Chichley Lodge. It was the perfect getaway. So peaceful, with the most amazing views! We look forward to returning sometime soon. 

Direct Water access at Childrens bay

 wonderful outlook, nice position, quiet spot. 

Chichley Lodge - The Ultimate Romantic Getaway !!

 The bach is in a cool location overlooking the bay. Would definitely recommend to others wanting a getaway. 

Akaroa Coastal Cottage

 Stunning location, Great wildlife with fantails and wood pigeons. Clean and tidy home. 

Cosy Home - Sunny location

 Nice quiet location, handy to the village.