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Rangimarie Beachstay

930 Anaura Road, Anaura Bay 4079, New Zealand
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Canberra, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we found this place we built our New Zealand trip around it. We knew it was to be the central part of our trip, a few days rest i between all the driving around. It was paradise. From that moment we stopped at the top of the bay to take in the view, to judy's warm greeting and her... More

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Biggar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Anyone touring the East Cape is likely to be looking for somewhere a bit off the beaten track and the accommodation blends in nicely with this concept. The quiet approach road is just over 9km from the State Highway and although sealed most of the route it’s fairly narrow (a squeeze for two cars passing) and unsealed for the final... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Wonderful stay at Judy's Beachstay. Such a beautiful place. We booked the cottage for one week and at the end it was hard to drive away. Judy made us so welcome from the first hello. Afternoon tea, lovely muffins made by Lena, a german wwoofer girl, under the strict eye of Judy. Aperitif on the veranda, wonderful dinner with products... More

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New Zealand
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Judy had a cancellation and we were lucky enough to stay one night - wished it could have been longer. We stayed in her home and had a wonderful evening sipping wine and chatting. Judy welcomed us like long lost friends and immediately made us feel at home. To go to sleep with the sound of the waves on the... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This is the second time we have stayed at Rangimarie, and this time, with two kids under 7. Anaura Bay beach is one of the most beautiful beaches on earth, and the accommodation is built to make the most of the stunning views. Judy looked after us brilliantly, and was wonderfully patient with the girls. It is, without doubt, our... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

A stay with Judy Newell should be on everyone's bucket list. A far far cry from the madding crowd. A place of spectacular beauty but also a place of peace, warmth, love and friendship coupled with delicious food and stimulating conversation. Her home and the effortless way she provides these comforts for her guests not only gives restorative powers to... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

When you have a prime location for your Beachstay looking out over what is truly the best beach on the East Coast, the horseshoe Araura Bay, a unique interesting purpose built building, and a delightful hostess; then you have a winning formula. Rangimarie beachstay and Judy Newell have all the ingredients for the perfect NZ holiday. We had the charming... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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17 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I am going to join everyone else by praising this hidden gem. This was easily the best accommodation my family and I have ever had in New Zealand. This spacious B&B is located on sunny Anaura Bay, 70km north of Gisborne. Our room (upstairs) had one of the best views anyone can possibly imagine. The food at breakfast and dinner... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

And Judy shares her paradise with her guests. Thank you so much. We had delicious breakfast and dinner. But most of all we loved the two sunrises watching from our bedroom. Rangimarie is one of the most beautiful accommodations we ever had in NZ. We loved it.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

My partner and I stayed at Rangimarie Beachstay as part of our trip along the East Cape. What a find! Beautiful location with views across Anaura Bay and not a soul in sight. If you are looking for relative luxury in a location far away from main roads, shops and hustle-bussle, this is the place to be. The accommodation is... More

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Address: 930 Anaura Road, Anaura Bay 4079, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Anaura Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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