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Cavalli Beach House Retreat

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Tutukaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This luxury property at its private beach is just magic. We had our wedding anniversary there recently and were just spoilt and so relaxed. The rooms and furnishings are beautiful, the waterfront views are outstanding. The meals and wine were delicious and chef Hazel, excellent! The hosts Carrie and Richard are knowledgeable, friendly and extremely helpful to make sure your...

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West Scotland
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was the best place we stayed in during our 5 week tour of New Zealand. The property itself is lovely, with perfectly appointed rooms and gorgeous views out to a private beach - just perfect for a swim before breakfast! And what a breakfast! Our hosts Carrie and Richard could not have been more welcoming or helpful and Hazel...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Arrived to this beautifully situated and appointed property. Totally private drive to a beautiful private beach. The hosts Carrie & Richard are excellent -welcoming, knowledgable of the area and indeed all of NZ - but discreet. The chef Hazel was excellent - breakfast (included) superb as was the evening dinner should you chose to eat at the property. The room...

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Reviewed 28 January 2017

We stayed at Cavalli Beach House Retreat for three nights, but would gladly have stayed twice as long. There is much to do, right at the Beach House (which is on the water and offers kayaks and hiking) as well as all the sights and activities in Bay of Islands and points north. The breakfasts and dinners were wonderful and...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Tucked away off the Mahinepua road near Wharangoa and overlooking one of the most scenic bays imaginable the Beach house was a great retreat. The rooms all have their own well appointed balconies and the views are spectacular. Don't expect wild nights at Cavalli. This is a very quiet out of the way place. Excellent three course dinner available daily...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I stayed 3 nights there for our honey moon and we had a lovely time. The localisation and views are just fantastic. You are almost alone in the bay and feel very relaxed. However, we didn't feel the luxury of a 5* hotel. Just as an example dinner is totally overrated for the price and you share...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Views were incredible, staff was cheerful and helpful, close to Kauri Cliffs golf course. Wi-if had spotty coverage in our room, had to use main room for connection. Had dinner there on the first night, more than enough to eat. Everything from the appetizers to the desert were first class.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016

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 1 November 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 8 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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
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: RM1,311 - RM1,851 (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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“ocean rooms has very nice views - not sure the suite is worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles 928nurial, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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 668jasc, 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
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