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    Cliff Edge by the Sea

    Richardson Road West | [ off English Bay Rd ], Opua, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 4 February 2016

    My wife and I and 2 traveling friends spent 2 wonderful nights here and enjoyed every minute. The rooms were very comfortable and the living areas were open with fantastic views looking over the bay. The owner, Peter prepared a wonderful several course dinner for...More

    Thank CEM318
    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    We stayed here for 2 nights on a motorcycle tour of the North Island. Our host, Peter, was very generous and our stay very comfortable. The room was lovely and Peter cooked dinner which was out of this world! Breakfasts were first class too. An...More

    Thank Lou G
    Reviewed 11 January 2016

    Spent an interesting time here in the company of a range of other guests. The house is perched on a cliff with fantastic views to the north, east and south east. The accommodation is comfortable and tastefully decorated. The public area is very comfortable with...More

    1  Thank Kirkstead
    Reviewed 5 November 2015

    Our four days at Cliff Edge by the Sea will remain one of our treasured travel experiences in a lifetime of travel on six continents. The beautiful lodge takes full advantage of the stunning panorama of the boats and passing ferries on the water below...More

    Thank ruthandjohn124
    Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 8 December 2015

    Dear Ruth & John, delighted you liked your stay, and thank you very much for your kind words and also the images of CE,the views, food and Charlie Guests like you who enjoy Cliff Edge, its magnificent waterviews, and my hospitality and cooking- makes it...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

    My hubby and I felt we needed a bit of time away. We absolutely loved Cliff Edge from the moment we walked in the door. The service was amazing, the rooms with stunning and the views were to die for. We came away from the...More

    1  Thank Vanessa L
    Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 20 October 2015

    Dear Vanessa L thank you for your kind words and I am delighted that you and your hubby enyoyed your escape and the experience that Cliff Edge offers. Makes it all worthwhile from my perspective as well and yes, please come back! best wishes to...More

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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$201 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
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    • Northland Region >
    • Bay of Islands >
    • Opua
    • Also Known As
    • Cliff Edge By The Sea Bay Of Islands, New Zealand - Opua
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    "All rooms have great views with the rooms in the front having 180 degrees outlook"
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    "Front two rooms have much better views."
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    "Sit and talk with Peter. Hr has had a full life and has great knowledge of foods and wines."
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    "Most rooms have private balconies."
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