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Owhanake Bay Estate

68 Korora Rd, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Owhanake Bay Estate
Ranked #6 of 23 Waiheke Island B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights in March in the Tamure Suite Our impression is a little mixed. Pro.: Very nice deck with chairs and table and fantastic view over the bay. Very comfortable bed. Quiet location but only 1/2 hour walk to center of Oneroa. Nice freshly baked bread in the morning. Con.: Juice, spread, jam etc. in the fridge... More

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Owhanake, Owner at Owhanake Bay Estate, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you liked our tranquil location yet close proximity to Oneroa Village, the beautiful view over the bay from your deck, the comfortable beds and the fresh pastries in the morning. We do try hard to please all our guests. We had a rare misunderstanding which meant your room was not serviced in the daytime, which... More

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The host Mike was wonderful, he was attentive yet not obtrusive and gave us plenty of space to relax. His tour of his gardens was really fun where he shared his passion and knowledge for the place. The facilities were great, very comfortable, and a spa right outside. There are some great walks near by, not too hectic and the... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for one night on one of the package deals. We both really enjoyed it, the service was fantastic and the accommodation was perfect. We both would recommend this place to anyone and I will be returning. Lynda McHugh

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at Owhanake Bay Estate in the Manuka Suite, and wish we could've stayed longer. The suite was clean, comfortable and spacious and the hot tub on the deck exactly what we needed to relax and acclimitise to Waiheke Island pace after our wedding. The location is just far enough away from Oneroa Village to feel secluded,... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We - my 9 year old younger son and me - relaxed on Waiheke Island for a couple of nights. We could not have chosen better by picking Owhanake Bay Estate. It was simply paradise: a very nice room with super comfortable beds, a private deck and spa, a delicious breakfast, close to everything, yet very quiet and secluded. Best... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

We stayed at OBE in the Manuka suite for an anniversary weekend celebration. My husband had chosen OBE based on its excellent TA reviews and because we were seeking, peace, quiet, vineyards, and a spa. It did not disappoint. Although there is no sea view from the Manuka suite itself, there is a sublime view down to Owhanake Bay from... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

If you wish to recharge in the most pleasant environment, with great people catering to your every whim, look no further. Owhanake should be your first choice. A beautifully run family operation with spectacular views, and an aspiring vineyard, we will no doubt hear more of in the future. My partner and I have a thing for excellent bathrooms and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here with my husband, sister and her husband who were over from the UK and we loved it. It was the most beautiful place I have ever stayed at. It was magical to sit within the vines and taste the special wine produced there & having breakfast overlooking the harbour was especially memorable

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Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We spent the weekend at Owhanake Bay Estate. It is quiet and peaceful, surrounded by not much more than green open space. The rooms are clean, spacious and full of light. A nice bathroom. It is a pleasant 20 minute stroll to the local shops and restaurants. Their taxi service is a real bonus for the times that you would... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

My husband and I stayed over for one night (away from the kids). The intention was to have a night of decadence and spoiling. Owhanake Bay Estate delivered just that! Mike was amazing. His attentiveness, welcoming nature and balancing this with privacy was perfect. Mike took us around the estate - his passion for wines, nature and life was enthralling.... More

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Address: 68 Korora Rd, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Waiheke Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Owhanake Bay Estate offers luxury boutique accommodation overlooking the beautiful secluded Owhanake Bay on Waiheke Island in New Zealand. Each suite has a sumptuous super king bed with quality furnishings and linen, and private modern ensuite bathrooms. Enjoy a complimentary bottle of our Pinot Gris wine whilst on your private deck with a stunning sea view over beautiful Owhanake Bay. Specialising in popular packages including romance, retreat and wine discovery options. Ferry transfers from Matiatia Ferry Terminal, and a quality continental breakfast is included. ... more   less 
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