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13 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014
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Boulder, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed at the Marlin Apartments for 4 nights in February 2014. We were in #2, the two bedroom apartment. It was a lovely apartment, with all the amenities, including working WiFi and Sky TV. We were self catering, so used the kitchen quite a bit. Only thing that didn't work well was the oven. The views from the full... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

All reviews are subjective, of course. We loved the Marlin Apartments, we found the owners to be very friendly and helpful, and the Wi-Fi worked perfectly for us. We had a two-bedroom apartment at the front, so probably the best spot and very spacious. All for the price of a one-bed apartment as we just turned up and there were... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We have just spent 3 nights there in apartment One. It was dated and uncomfortable. The bed was uncomfortable and squashy. The couch was a sofa-bed type - again very uncomfortable. The dining table had 4 chairs but there wasn't room for 4 people. We got a 300ml milk and a single bar of soap. The soap and towels etc... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We were pre booked into our Marlin Apartment which I had done online. Once we arrived the motelier told us that she had overbooked purely by accident, she was very very helpful and put us next door in a 3 bedroom home with lovely views at the same price for our one bedroom motel room. we were very happy with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

My family of 6 stayed at Marlin Apartments for 2 nights and found it extremely enjoyable. The location is awesome with stunning views of the bay. We had one of the front apartments which comfortably slept the 6 of us with plenty of room to spare. It was spotlessly clean and the owner was extremely helpful. We will definetely be... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

The accommodation location was great Situated by the beach and Whitianga town. The friendly staffs made us feel welcome and the facilities were well maintained and clean. The unit is spacious enough for 4 adults With a nice sunny deck in the afternoon (we stayed in unit 4) Loved the sound of the waves through out our stay, and afternoon... More 

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Wanganui, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Marlin Apratments is in an awesome location directly across the road from the beach, also only a 5 minute walk to the wharf and into town. Four of us stayed in a one bedroom unit, was a bit small however was sufficient for us as we spent most of our time at the beach. Rooms were very clean, equipped well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Only 4 units in block right across from beach. Our unit had modern decor, good kitchen, opened to outdoor setting on deck area. Was raining when we were there so the DVD player came in handy, and was only a few minutes walk to shops. Office is not always attended, so need to call a phone number to find out... More 

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Address: 13 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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