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Cliff Edge by the Sea

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Richardson Road West | [ off English Bay Rd ], Opua, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent 3 nights between Christmas and New Year. Very comfy 4/5 bedroom B&B with optional superb food from Peter - ex food writer of Sydney Sunday Telegraph. Option for all guests to eat at large table in the evening. We met some fascinating people and would thoroughly recommend to do this. Location is 20 minutes walk from a nice, simple... More 

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Hiawassee, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I and 2 traveling friends spent 2 wonderful nights here and enjoyed every minute. The rooms were very comfortable and the living areas were open with fantastic views looking over the bay. The owner, Peter prepared a wonderful several course dinner for us that was like being at a 5 star restaurant. We sat out on the... More 

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Pershore, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights on a motorcycle tour of the North Island. Our host, Peter, was very generous and our stay very comfortable. The room was lovely and Peter cooked dinner which was out of this world! Breakfasts were first class too. An interesting mix of guests when we were there and new friends made. Oh, I nearly... More 

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Kibworth Beauchamp, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent an interesting time here in the company of a range of other guests. The house is perched on a cliff with fantastic views to the north, east and south east. The accommodation is comfortable and tastefully decorated. The public area is very comfortable with a panoramic veranda. Breakfast was fine although the host only managed cooked eggs in his... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Our four days at Cliff Edge by the Sea will remain one of our treasured travel experiences in a lifetime of travel on six continents. The beautiful lodge takes full advantage of the stunning panorama of the boats and passing ferries on the water below with walls of glass and broad terraces on many levels that insure a constant view... More 

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PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Ruth & John, delighted you liked your stay, and thank you very much for your kind words and also the images of CE,the views, food and Charlie Guests like you who enjoy Cliff Edge, its magnificent waterviews, and my hospitality and cooking- makes it all worthwhile. Charlie still is the darling of the guests and of course laps up... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

My hubby and I felt we needed a bit of time away. We absolutely loved Cliff Edge from the moment we walked in the door. The service was amazing, the rooms with stunning and the views were to die for. We came away from the weekend feeling like we had had the most wonderful excape we had been looking for.... More 

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PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Vanessa L thank you for your kind words and I am delighted that you and your hubby enyoyed your escape and the experience that Cliff Edge offers. Makes it all worthwhile from my perspective as well and yes, please come back! best wishes to you both Peter Meier More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

Although we were here in an unseasonably cold winter month, we were always very cosy and warm,our bedroom was very comfortable, with underfloor heating in the bathroom, and stunning views of the bay. Peter was an excellent and very generous host, who's company we much enjoyed, and the feeling was one of being welcomed into his home, though we were... More 

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PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Sarah & Ian, a rather belated reply to your very kind words about your experience at Cliff Edge. Very much appreciated. Delighted you enjoyed the cooking, being the only guests at the time it must have been a bit like having your own private cook and butler Please come back one day and thank you Peter Meier More 

Nelson, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We spend 2 nights in the B&B. Peter and his dog Charlie were very welcoming. Driving from Auckland in the evening, Peter was waiting for us with a great dinner (3 big delicious courses (especially the prawn frittata, I couldn't even finish my desert) with good wine too! The bed was very comfortable and we woke up to an amazing... More 

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PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Laura, it took me a while to respond tou your kind words, delighted you enjoyed the experience, and the food. The prawnfritters, a favourite with many guests are still on the menu Charlie still welcomes the guests and I am just about ready for another season. Please come back one day and thank you Peter More 

Bingen am Rhein, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We have booked Cliff Edge for 4 nights and extended for another 2 nights, Peter is the most wonderful host, we felt like coming home every evening. Absolutely outstanding dinner with interesting guests from around the world. We will try to get back end of the year. Birgit&Günter- Hawke's Bay/ Germany

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PeterMeierOpua, Manager at Cliff Edge by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Birgit and Guenter, there are really no excuses for my belated response, other then I am slack. Its almost 8 month since your stay. time goes by too quickly! thank you for your kind words, delighted that you enjoyed the experience that Cliff Edge offers. Hope that you had a wonderful summer in Germany. Please come back before your... More 

Hartfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We have just returned home after 6 weeks in New Zealand. Cliff Edge is by far the best D,B&B Boutique Lodge that we stayed in, with superb furnishings & fabulous views. We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 nights there at the end of January. Peter Meier is a great chef and the 3 different wines he served for each course were... More 

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PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the Sea, responded to this review

thank you for your very kind words, and the perfect score! please also accept my belated reply. There is really no excuse, especially after what you wrote. I am delighted that you enjoyed the experience and of course the food & wine. thank you also for putting Charlie in the picture. She still looks after the guests and laps up... More 

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