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Having visited this wonderful retreat several times, I am happy to be able to write its praises.
Such a wonderful place to chill out, surrounded by fantastic views, peace and quiet, in a super house, near to the wonderful hosts Ada and Evan.
This is our 2nd time staying here and again Ada had made it such a lovely experience. She was so lovely to upgrade us to a bigger and nicer unit with a better view just because she "had already made the beds there".
Our three day visit with Ada and Evan was one of the highlights of our visit to New Zealand. They welcomed us like family, and took great effort to make our stay memorable. They took us around the 120 acre property, and the love they...More
I stayed here on business recently so was travelling on my own. Ada and Evan could not have been more welcoming. They are truly wonderful hosts who seemed to think of every little thing I could possibly need. My accommodation was warm and cosy, and...More
This accommodation has it all, the worlds most hospitable hosts, views to die for, tranquility, comfortable rooms and white sandy beaches a short drive down hill! My wife and I have stayed here several times and just love the place, Evan and Ada always make...More
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Response from Ridgie1, Owner at Arches Retreat - Ridgeland Farm WhangareiResponded 13 May 2010
Thank you A & J, we should have known you would be th first to find us on Trip Advisor (though its taken me a while to find the reply button!). We have really, really enjoyed your visits, you are 'family' to us too, and...More