The Heads (formerly Mac Retreat) Apartment

Stunning accommodation situated in Mangawhai Heads

8.7/10 (6 ratings)

#13169 - Mangawhai Heads - Flat or duplex - Listed Mar 2011 - Shortlisted by 267 members

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  •  Excellent location, very close to beach with lovely view of the water from the sitting room. Spa was very relaxing - a definite bonus! 

  •  Great location, excellent facilities will be back next Summer!!! 

  •  The location is great-close to everything. View was lovely. The property was amazing. 

  •  Great place and so well set up. Would definitely stay again! 

  •  Great place to stay - lots of space and the spa was a hit given that the weather was not good. 

  •  Property in prime location to get to Mangawhai Heads shops and only about 10 mins away to Waipu Cove & Langs. Property very spacious 

  •  What an awesome Bach! Really sociable set up, plenty of room and comfy beds. We really enjoyed our stay, especially chilling in the spa with a book and a wine :) Thanks Kylie! 

  •  Perfect for a group of 4 people who enjoyed (3) separate bedrooms - spacious and comfortable; a home away from home atmosphere with all the comforts. Fresh eggs provided for breakfast was a welcome treat. Many thanks for a lovely weekend. 

  •  Lovely place to stay, very central and spacious living area. 

  •  Fantastic place! It exceeded our expectation! Would love to stay there again some time! Thanks for everything Sadie! 

  •  Can recommend this property. Relaxing, clean, really nice people, really nice hot tub and great coffee. Comfortable beds too. And we loved the hens. 

  •  For all the stressheads out there, this is the ideal place to unwind and relax. Fantstic accommodation complete with relaxing spa. Sadie and Hira are the perfect hosts and we must not forget KC and Boo. 

  •  Really nice place - big and tidy - a total bargain! Amazing location and the hosts are lovely. Would definitely go back! 

  •  Stunning property with loads of space, really appreciated the kid's toys too. Will recommend and would love to stay again. thanks. 

  •  Wonderful welcoming hosts and a lovely home away from home - will definitely stay again! An extremely enjoyable stay Jan and Susan 

  •  Nice relaxing get away! 

  •  Had a wonderful time, Sadie and her family were wonderful and extremely accommodating.. will be staying again! 

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  •  Sadie is a welcoming host and we found the apartment perfect for two families needing a short getaway. 

  •  This place was so lovely, clearly alot of thought has gone into the setup/decor. Was really cosy, easy to find and close to everything we wanted. We plan to come again. 

  •  Very comfortable and homely bach with spacious bathroom. Nice to be able to book for one night and also to have linen provided. 

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