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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a beautiful place to just relax and take in the beautiful surroundings. The lodge is stunning and the price includes an amazing breakfast. The beach is mainly pebbles, but one can walk up into the hills or kayak out in the bay or just relax at the lovely lodge. Bill and Claire Hurst are the ultimate hosts, making...

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Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there recently over New Year. What a wonderful experience. Bill and Claire are absolutely outstanding hosts catering for your every need and Claire's meals are to die for and could grace any top class restaurant in the world. The whole lodge is beautifully maintained and the settings are stupendous from the rolling hills behind to the sunsets over...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The setting of the lodge is magical and its beautifully presented ; but what really makes it is the delightful couple of Clair and Bill the hosts who are very welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. Should you opt for the food its is exquisite ! Richard and Vivienne

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Timisoara
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Unique location, directly on the waterfront. Superb large rooms and very clean. Because the lodge is so small (8 rooms I think) and the owners are present at all time, you really feel like visiting friends rather than staying in a hotel. If you are looking after a remote place (it is nearly at the end of the road) to...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This outstanding B&B will redefine your expectations of what an upmarket B&B should provide. Located right on the water, this purpose built lodge has expansive lounge and living rooms that provide a luxurious ambience that is perfect for reading or relaxing in front of the giant open fireplace built of locally quarried stone. The bedrooms are well appointed and our...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Lovely location on the bay - very quiet and peaceful outlook, beautiful sunsets. Comfortable and well appointed self contained accommodation. Very helpful hosts with excellent knowledge of the surrounding areas and New Zealand.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Set in the most tranquil bay, Pawhaoa Lodge is a joy to visit. The scenery all around it is beautiful and there are many excellent hikes to take. Bill and Claire are excellent hosts and good cooks. Their rooms and cottages are spacious and very well equipped.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Claire and Bill are amazing hosts and Pawhaoa Bay Lodge is a Jewel in New Zealand crown. From beautifully catered meals in the Lodge if you don't wish to cook to collecting clams on the beech and catching snapper in the bay for the BBQ at your Villa, Claire and Bill ensure your stay is perfect for you. On arrival...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Our stay at Pawhaoa Lodge, a tranquil haven about 45 mins from the small town of Russell, was so relaxing. Our large ensuite room was very comfortable and clean. Small touches such as fragrant gardenias on the bedside table, a bowl of fresh fruit, and biscuits to accompany our tea and coffee were much appreciated. The view was like a...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We stayed at Pawhaoa Bay Lodge over Christmas/new year 15/16. All guests were away from family and friends but Claire and Bill made this experience everyone's home away from home. We were met with a glass of bubbles and treated to a 4 course Christmas feast. It is secluded but meets all criteria for total relaxation, except for the walks,...

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Address: 946 Whangaruru North Road, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands
Price Range: £202 - £291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pawhaoa Bay Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“I would recommend one of the cottages just away from the main lodge”
 of 5 bubbles KathyW112, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are rooms in the main lodge and also delightful stand alone chalets”
 of 5 bubbles PieterWilliams, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Villa's are amazing, upstairs bedroom with balcony, and large lounge/kitchen downstairs with covered decking and BBQ”
 of 5 bubbles scN5905GF, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Villas have separate lounge, kitchenette if you wish to self cater”
 of 5 bubbles C3821MDjog, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed the self-contained villa, but the B and B rooms looked fantastic too.”
 of 5 bubbles AnnD136, 21 Feb 2015 | Read review
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