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Carneval Ocean View

360 State Highway 10 | Cable Bay, Cable Bay, Mangonui 0420, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Thank you Martha & Rolly for a superb stay and marvellous hospitality during our much-needed recent break. Great food and fabulous value for money. We appreciated your going the extra mile in helping us with our itinerary. Our room was beautifully appointed with a million dollar view.

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Carneval_8, Owner at Carneval Ocean View, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a report and we are happy you had a good stay with us at Carneval Ocean View. We are looking forward seeing you again soon. More

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Ocean View in April. The rooms were well kept with ocean views. It had a well kept garden. The breakfast was excellent almost star class hotel quality. Two of us , my son and nephew stayed and really enjoyed the stay. They also provided fast broadband of good speed. Martha & Rolly gave us excellent... More

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Carneval_8, VR Owner at Carneval Ocean View, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a report for us. We hope you had a good return and hope to see you again soon at Carneval Ocean View. Kind regards Martha & Roly More

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

From the moment we touched down at Cable bay, which was rather late anyway we were greeted so warmly by the proprietors of the estate. in hindsight it was somewhat serendipitous that we arrived on a full moon night as the, sky was mesmerizing away from all the light pollution and quite high up on top of a hill. The... More

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

Thank you so much for your good review, how can we not be so welcoming when we get wonderful guests such as yourselves and your Family walk through our door. So glad that you enjoyed Carneval Ocean View so much. We hope you all had a perfect time in New Zealand. Martha & Roly More

Deal, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We said that on our first visit some years ago and we say it again after a return visit this January past (2014). Beautiful room perfectly turned out, amazing views and a breakfast to die for. Martha and Roly have maintained their high standards over the years - a rare feat in this day and age. We will return if... More

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

Hallo John, thank you so much for visiting us again and just the same for the very good report. We always like to do everything, to give our guests a good holiday. It would be nice to see you and your friends again anytime. Kind regards Martha & Roly More

Perth, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed at Carneval Ocean View for a few nights in December 2013 and it was lovely. Our room had the most amazing view of the ocean and was huge, plenty of room to relax. Martha and Rolly were so welcoming during our visit, nothing was too much trouble for them. They also had the most amazing breakfast, so much... More

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

Dear Caela, we could not be happier to learn of the excellent, five star experience you have enjoyed during your stay at the Carneval. It is also nice to learn, that you are doing the Bircher Muesli for yourself. It would be so nice to see you again sometimes. Kind regards Martha More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We stayed with Martha and Roly for 3 nights and had a relaxing time exploring the nearby beaches and coast. Everything was provided and we felt very much at home, the room was spacious with a separate dressing room and a good-sized bathroom. Breakfasts were superb - Swiss-style with various cheeses, meats, breads and fruit as well as delicious Bircher... More

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

Thank you so much for this wonderful report in TripAdvisor. We are happy your liked your stay with us at Carneval, the Breakfast and the Ice Crème from the shop below, too. It would be great to see you back sometimes. Kind regards Martha & Roly More

Florianopolis, SC
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Nice place to stay, great view,clean,good breakfast and friendly owners. There are interesting places and nice beaches around. Owners always helpful and interested in giving us suggestios about the area.

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

Thank you so much for your report and are happy to learn, that you had a good trip back home again. It was a pleasure having you with your daughter with us at Carneval and would be happy to see you again sometimes. Kind regards Martha & Roly More

Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

With our two daughters (9 and 7) we stayed 3 nights with Martha and Roly and we had a great time! It was Christmas and we had a fabulous Christmas dinner. The hosts are very friendly and helpfull. They really know what it takes to have a great B&B. Small extra's such as a personalised menu in the evening, perfect... More

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

Thank you so much for staying with us at Carneval. We just can give back our gratefulness for the musical entertainments, this has been so wonderful to us and also our other guests loved the singing of you and your daughters on Christmas. We would be very happy so see you again sometimes. Kind regards Martha & Roly More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Carneval Ocean View for 3 nights early January. The place is up on a hill and it’s got an amazing view of Doubtless Bay. Lovely room with all you need for a nice and comfortable stay. Bathroom has a back door leading to a quite private outdoor area with a table and chairs to... More

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to revue us on Tripadvisor and are glad, you had a good time with us at Carneval Ocean View. It would be great to see you again soon in Cable Bay. Kind regards from Martha & Roly More

Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We wanted to spend several days in the Doubtless Bay/Cape Reinga area and selected Carneval Ocean View as our base for exploring the area. It is located on a hilltop immediately behind the beach at Cable Bay and has stunning views along the coast line. We were warmly welcomed by Martha and Roly, who were ever ready to share their... More

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

Thank you so much, for staying with us at Carneval Ocean View. We are happy you have a good time in our place. It was pure pleasure for us as well, having you two with us. It would be nice to see you back again sometimes. Take care and kind regards Martha & Roly More

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Address: 360 State Highway 10 | Cable Bay, Cable Bay, Mangonui 0420, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Mangonui > Cable Bay
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking
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 
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