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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

1950's bach/French country ambience 150mt to beach

 Great Location a short walk from all Whitianga has to offer. Clean homely feeling property with everything you need for a pleasant stay. Highly recommended! 

Waterfront, Whitianga, Outstanding Sea Views

 Great location and view. Pool a bit cold but lovely that we had the option. 

Stunning Ocean Front Beach house

 Had a lovely time, House perfect for three couples to enjoy each others company yet have own separate rooms and bathrooms. House well equipped with everything we needed 

Beach Cove Stunning Ocean-Front - Great Location

 Great location, everything is clean and new, modern decor, hosts are great to deal with. Excellent! 

Sea views from Villa at Aqua Soleil

 Great location ... far end of the beach from Whitianga, but we were very happy with that. The apartment suited 6 adults well and we had a great break. The teenagers used the pool and spa and had a great time as well. 

The Publican's Palace. Downtown Whitianga LOCATION

 Great property and location, awesome.