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Oceanside Escape - Whitianga Holiday House

 Great place, beautiful home very tidy. All of the amenity's you would need and more, Would highly recommend 

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Oceanside Escape - Whitianga Holiday House

 I hope this is constructive as it is only meant to be. As we did our own cleaning we had everything else except a bucket and mop to do the floors and we would suggest a toilet brush be placed in each bathroom. Thank you for a great stay. 

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The Cove - Matarangi Holiday Home

 Close to beach very well presented property with modern decor roomy to suit a large family and nice outlook to beach and sea from deck great indoor-outdoor living and BBQ and private access to beach only a few meters 

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