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    Within The Bays

    49 Tarapatiki Drive, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 21 December 2015

    Highly recommend this beautiful and peaceful place sitting high above the bay. AnneMarie and Hans are exceptional hosts. They are very warm and giving sharing with us their very interesting lives. They speak in many Languages which would be of great help to many. From...More

    Thank Annette B
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 23 December 2015

    Thank you so much for this review Annette B. We hope you found what you were looking for in Whitianga:>) We might meet again. Kindest regards, Annemarie and Hans

    Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here at the beginning of our honeymoon and we couldn't have asked for a better place. Hans and Annemarie were so warm and welcoming it almost made it feel like we had known them for years (like a long lost...More

    Thank zabisket
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 15 October 2015

    Dear Zabisket, Ah, young love................................ It was so nice to chat with the two of you! And thank you for showing us some of your wedding photos! Indeed a day to remember! Also thank you writing this review; we are sure you will find B&Bs...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2015

    AnneMarie and Hans welcome you not only into their beautiful home, but into their extraordinary lives. I stayed one night with my mother as we explored the The Coromandel and was sad to have to say goodbye to such a lovely and interesting couple. The...More

    Thank jkershaw24
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 4 July 2015

    Dear Jkershaw, Thank you very much for your very flattering review. It was a real pleasure to have you both as our guests! Kindest regards, Annemarie and Hans

    Reviewed 28 June 2015

    Annemarie and Hans are the Perfect hosts. Every detail was taken care of, and so much more. They spoilt us with little treats and suprises, and had lots of ideas to suit us personally. We had a great time with them, and their home was...More

    Thank Jo W
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 29 June 2015

    Dear Jo W, Thank you very much for this review. We try to find the right balance between 'environmentally friendly' and the wastefulness that is usually associated with 'luxury' and we very much appreciate that it hit the right note with you. Kindest regards, Annemarie...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2015

    We spent four nights at Within the Bays, which is a lovely small B&B set in the hills above Whitianga in a residential neighborhood, with a gorgeous view of the bay. Everything about the B&B was well done, but what makes the place special are...More

    Thank chandulla
    Response from withinthebays, Owner at Within The BaysResponded 18 June 2015

    Dear Chandulla, thank you so much for your review! Hans and I remember that stormy night very well: the rain flew past horizontally and it would have been madness to venture outside. We are pleased you liked our attempt at being restauranteurs because that is...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • US$199 - US$295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
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    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Whitianga
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms both are very good. Shared bathroom. Balcons. Insectscreens. Very good wifi."
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    "Two rooms separated by a large bathroom. Both rooms are only rented to families or traveling parties who..."
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    "Ther is a large double room with en suite and a connecting room for families"
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    "only one room to chose from."
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