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Cleveland
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This B and B is perched on a hillside overlooking a stunning bay. It is accessed via a steep road but once at the top it is worth it. Martha and Roly greeted us like old friends and were excellent hosts. Roly even moved his car from the garage to allow our motorcycle to be parked under cover. The room...

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romada, Inhaber at Carneval Ocean View, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your report. We are glad, we could help you with your motorcycle. It was great having you with us and hope you had a good trip in New Zealand. Kind regards Martha & Roly

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights with Martha and Roly in this spectacular location. The views of the bay from the deck were fantastic and they provided one of the best breakfasts we have had so far this trip. Wonderful hospitality we could definitely recommend a stay.

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Hallo Chris, it was great having you with us at Carneval Ocean View and are happy you had a good time with us. Kind regards Martha & Roly

Porano, Italy
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The hosts,Roly and Martha, were very friendly and helpful ( they provided very good suggestions as to what to do and see,travelling routes and even helped us to find places to stay in the other locations we were visiting ) Breakfast togather with them was excellent..The location on a hill overlooking the bay was excellent , with a good seaview...

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It is great hearing back from you and thank you for your visit and the report. We are happy you had a good time with us at Carneval Ocean View. We wish you a nice winter and hope, it will not be to cold back home. Kind regards Martha & Roly

Kerikeri
Reviewed 16 July 2016

What a great place to stay! Great views, privacy, the room tastefully decorated, fruit and chocolates in the room, a welcome drink by the hospitable hosts... And a very enjoyable, breakfast with all one could wish for. This place is to be highly recommended for a special occasion, or just a relaxed stay away from home. A Plus.

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Thank you so much for taking the time to write a report. It was a great pleasure having you with us and hope to see you again sometimes. Kind regards Martha & Roly

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 May 2016

My husband and I with my adult daughter thoroughly enjoyed our one night stay at Carnavel. Even though the place is available for minimum of two nights these wonderful hosts, very kindly agreed to accommodate us only for one night as soon as they got to know my daughter had only 3 night stay in NZ.. I highly recommend this...

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Thank you for choosing Carneval Ocean View for your stay. We are happy you had a good time. Thank you for your wonderful cake! It would be great to see you and your family with us again.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We stayed for 2 nights at Carneval Ocean View. The late April weather was spectacular, the view from our bedroom window was the best B and B view ever. Our Swiss hosts were such a lovely couple taking care of us with yummy breakfasts and drinks/nibbles in the evening. We can't recommend this B and B highly enough. Definately number...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to wright a wonderful revue! It was great to have you with us at Carneval. We are looking very much forward seeing you again with us. We wish you a good start to the new Working week. Kind regards Martha & Roly

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We have stayed there for two nights. Roly and Martha welcomed us with a bottle of beer and a glass of fresh fejoa juice. It was my fist time went up to far north. They sent me an email in advance to let me know where I should visit on my way up north and also gave me lots of...

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romada, Inhaber at Carneval Ocean View, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this outstanding report. We are happy you had a good stay with us. The weather surly was a bonus! It would be nice to see you again sometimes. Kind regards Martha

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We stayed at Carneval twice during the first quarter of 2016. The ocean view from this hilltop heaven is simply breathtaking. We have traveled across the globe and stayed in numerous luxurious places, but I can say without hesitation that Carneval is simply the best! I never cease to marvel at the fabulous ocean view, whenever we stay at Carneval....

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romada, Inhaber at Carneval Ocean View, responded to this review

Thank you and your family for your good report, again. It is always good to see you again. Thank you also for sending us your friends as well. We wish you a nice winter and hope to see you again in spring. Kind regards Martha

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Excellent location, accommodation, breakfast (Swiss-style+English!!). Stunning view over Doubtless Bay. We also had dinner, again excellent. Roly and Martha were very welcoming, helpful and friendly, Roly an excellent chef. We had some super conversations about the world, the universe and everything including Donald Duck or Trump. Thoroughly recommended.

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It was a special pleasure to have you with us. Thank you very much for this good report. Hopefully we are able to see you again sometimes. Kind regards Martha

Tetbury
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Roll and Martha are really splendid hosts right from your arrival. The views from their home are spectacular and the rooms and facilities are outstanding. But wait for the Swiss style breakfast -do not miss the Bircher or the yoghurt

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Thank you very much for this great report. It would be nice to see you again with us at Carneval. Kind regards Martha

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury accommodation with panoramic views overlooking picturesque Doubtless Bay. Designed to Mediterranean style in spacious landscaped gardens, Carneval offers European-style B&B accommodation with two king size ensuite bedrooms. Heated with Finnish Tulikivi wall heating, a Tulikivi fire warms the lounge in winter.A short stroll to the safe swimming beach of Cable Bay, where guests enjoy relaxing in the sun, swimmming or fishing. Your hosts, Martha ad Roly, speak Swiss, German and French. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carneval Ocean View

Address: 360 State Highway 10 | Cable Bay, Cable Bay, Mangonui 0420, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Mangonui > Cable Bay
Price Range: $168 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carneval Ocean View 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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“They are both excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterWestSomerset, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose the front room for the amazing outlook!”
  • From the bedroom this is your outlook!
 of 5 bubbles johnmD1716FP, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The front room has a better view. But the other room also has a great view and ideal for families who are traveling with children.”
 of 5 bubbles rums505, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 has the best ocean view. If you wish to share the room with kids, then Room is a better option.”
 of 5 bubbles betspeiris, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Either room is quiet and has a lovely view, the front room a larger view than the back one.”
 of 5 bubbles 380maureen, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
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