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54 Harambee Rd | RD1 Onerahi, Whangarei 0192, New Zealand
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Hamburg, Germany
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed in the Cliff House in December 2013 during our honeymoon trip through New Zealand and we did not want to leave and actually extended our stay for another day. The views are phantastic (see pics attached) as is the house which had been updated recently. We received directions from Paul who waited for us when we arrived. He... More

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Melbourne, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

What a pleasant experience it was to star at Ara Roa. I had phoned through (from Australia) a couple of weeks in advance to book the accommodation and confirm rates. My original intention was to book The Studio, though, from memory, that may have been undergoing a renovation at the time and so, the owners allowed us the use of... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

An outstanding place for those looking for coastal luxury, peace, and privacy. We stayed at the Barn as a couple for a long weekend. It was the perfect romantic getaway for 2, but the huge space indoors and out, and facilities means we will probably come back with kids at some point. Plus: building, grounds, views, fit out, rooms, beds,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

What a find! I hate to admit that it's my first time in northland, my husband has wanted to bring me here awhile and we finally made it, touring around in our vintage car. We found Ara Roa on tripadvisor, and we booked The Barn. It's an amazing drive out there, undulating country roads with majestic coastal views on arrival.... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The Guest house was designed with infinite care, set in a breathtaking natural landscape and equipped with all one requires for a truly relaxing stay. It has been cared for immaculately and everywhere was spotlessly clean. Suggest you stock up on groceries in Whangarei and retreat to the Guest house. Plenty of walks from the house, short drives to magnificent... More

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Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
42 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We stayed at Aria, which is a two bedroom self-contained wing attached to the Owner's house. The Manager (Paul) checked us in, and gave us the tour, very helpful and friendly, then left us to soak up the jaw-dropping view and utter silence ... well, there may have been a bird or two twittering, but that just added to the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We stayed at the Guest House . It is high up the hill with great view of the ocean and everything . Waking up to such a great view and tranquility every morning was wonderful . It has 2 bedrooms and a spacious bathroom with a view . The kitchen was well stocked with most of the stuff you need... More

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

What a wonderful and unique experience it is staying at the glasshouse. Situated on the cliff with expansive views from all three floor to ceiling glass walls. Or slide open the glass 'walls' to open the whole house and enjoy the quiet, peaceful, natural surrounds. At night, light the inbuilt fire on the deck and enjoy the night time tranquility... More

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Waimea, Hawaii
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

A long belated review from our trip Jul 2010. We stayed at the Aria, which is a duplex, but you don't park or enter on the same side as the family who owns the other side. The house is on top of a hill that overlooks the ocean, which is beautiful all day. We cooked our meals on the outdoor... More

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new hampshire
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

We spent four nights in March in the Guest House, which sits high on a hillside above the owner's house and has a more than 180 degree open view of the ocean, offshore islands, pasture and woods, plus beautiful sunsets. Even watching rain showers approach was beautiful from the deck of the Guest House. The setting is completely private -... More

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Address: 54 Harambee Rd | RD1 Onerahi, Whangarei 0192, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
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Welcome. Ara Roa Unique Accommodation is a collection of very distinctive accommodation properties located along the Whangarei Heads glorious east coast, near the city of Whangarei, Northland. Private and secluded, contemporary and professionally maintained luxury retreats in Northland. Our opinion, and that of many of our guests, is that travelers wishing to explore less exploited destinations will find the best of Northland here. Our range of self contained and serviced properties suit many different purposes such as family vacations, romantic hideaway or can be a luxury business or honeymoon retreat. Utilise as a clean and stylish base from which to explore the region, or simply rest and re-charge in your wonderful surroundings. ... more   less 
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