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Cavalli Beach House Retreat

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very lucky to have a couple of nights at the Retreat with our Grab One Voucher. Richard and Carrie are exceptional hosts and full of fun. Location is spectacular with amazing views. Rooms were very spacious. Both nights we had the 3 course dinner cooked in-house which was well worthwhile. Also recommend the local Mahineapua Bay red wine....

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stayed at this gorgeous spot hidden up North of Auckland. Lovely private rooms with hosts that were not seen unless you needed them. Divine views off your own private balcony, complementary beach towels and kiwi jandels if needed. Amazing meals cooked with local produce at reasonable prices served at sunset. Would recommend to any one that truly wants to de...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Excellent location, wonderful views, room was large and spacious. Excellent hosts and inhouse dining staff. Complimentary breakfast was great. Eco friendly and beautiful house, eco store products for use, spa bath available. Perfect luxury getaway, highly recommended!

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Thank Jason C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Spent a lovely three nights here. Hosts are very welcoming, relaxed and made us feel at home. Beautiful sunny spot with fabulous views. One can either kayak or do the great Mahinepua Peninsula walk or simply relax and enjoy the spectacular views. The hilltop spa provides breathtaking star gazing. Great daily breakfasts with a lovely four course dinner on one...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited Cavalli Beach House in March 2016 and could not have been more blown away by the location, the accommodations, the beauty and the hospitality. This has to be one of the prettiest spots on earth and the Cavalli Beach House is right on the water in a spectacular setting. The owners also cooked and entertained...

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Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Carrie and Richard made us feel very welcome upon our arrival, including unexpected weather delays from our flight into Kerikeri. The unobstructed bedroom views looking into Rapaki Bay are serene and beautiful. The hiking out to the end of the Mahinepua Peninsula is not to be missed! Canapés in the evening with other guests was a social delight! We booked...

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Thank 76DRIVER
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 7 May 2016

What an extraordinary place! Cavalli Beach House is absolutely idyllic...quiet, beautiful, comfortable, relaxing...the perfect place to spend a few days. Carrie and Richard are fun, generous, knowledgeable hosts who know the area well. They suggested the Salt Air flight up to Cape Reinga and the hike that starts at the end of Cavalli Bay, both of which were spectacular. The...

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Cranfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Not to be missed. There's really little we can add to the huge number of positive reviews that Carrie and Richard have already received except to endorse them all. We chose Cavalli Beach to hopefully provide us with a lovely 4 days wind down after a very busy 4 weeks touring NZ. It delivered all that we had hoped for...

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Pisgah Forest, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Cavalli Beach House was a highlight of our New Zealand vacation. The accommodations are outstanding; Carrie and Richard are so much fun to be with. Have an evening meal with them and request cheesecake!

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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for the second time. We absolutely love everything about Cavalli, the rooms are so luxurious and it is situated on such a wonderfully quiet bay. We were the only people on the beach which is right out the front of the rooms, it is the perfect getaway from the city. Thank you so much...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cavalli Beach House Retreat is a fabulous "absolute beachfront" 5 star property at Mahinepua - 45 minutes north of Kerikeri in the Far North of New Zealand. Comprising three guest suites with Pacifica based decor - the Ocean Suite which has it's own large sitting room and the two Ocean Rooms, all with large balconies and spectacular views. A magical combination of adventure, romance and cuisine with the emphasis on local fresh produce and our homegrown vegetables, salads and herbs.Enjoy our hillside jacuzzi and sleep to the sound of waves.The Cavalli Beach House Retreat offers true coastal solitude in a unique and stunning environment - a point of difference for the ultimate New Zealand experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cavalli Beach House Retreat

Address: Mahinepua Rd | RD 1, Kaeo 0478, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Kaeo
Price Range: $381 - $558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Cavalli Beach House Retreat 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“We had the corner unit on the top floor, very spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles JUPANDMUP, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ocean suite, upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles Z7135VNjasonc, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have the same incredible view.”
 of 5 bubbles Cornello, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are fantastic but one of the two suites will give that little bit more.”
 of 5 bubbles davidjackie1957, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have fantastic views of the beach and ocean from you own private deck”
 of 5 bubbles Smithy6966, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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