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Clive Colonial Cottages

198 School Road, Clive 4001, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Overland Park, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We love the setting and tranquil atmosphere. Our 2 bedroom cottage was spotless and Sandra and Neil furnished our first breakfast with fresh eggs from the next door neighbor. We BBQ 2 nights and in the quiet night we could hear the Pacific Ocean only a block away. This was our favorite lodging on our 8 day tour of New... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A delightful place to stay. Sandra greeted us on arrival - a delightful and very helpful lady. We were there for cycling through vineyards, orchards, along the coast. A great location to all trails. The units were well set up, very clean and spacious. The barbeque area was fantastic and works very well. Had a great social time, with good... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Hi. On a recent business trip to the Hawkes Bay I stayed at the Cottages for 3 nights - this was perfect. Great location, great rooms - clean, modern and tidy. The feel of the place is fantastic and the hosts couldn't do enough to help. In all - 10 out of 10 and when I am down again in... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

An absolutely delightful place to stay. Immaculate inside the cottages, free wifi & best of all free citrus fruits from the trees. Close to some great wineries and only 20 mins from Napier. The owners are super friendly and helpful. It's the third time we've stayed here & again fantastic.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My second visit. It's a great place to stay. Friendly people, a beautiful location close to Napier and Hastings. Nothing beats sitting on the deck eating farm eggs on toast and a mug of tea, listening to the birds - best way to start the day!

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CliveCC, Owner at Clive Colonial Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks Ian for the fab review, just wonderful. It was lovely to welcome you back to the cottages and so glad you enjoyed your return visit. Thanks for taking the time to write a review, it is really appreciated. Kindest regards, Sandra More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

My husband and I stayed with our four-year old daughter for three nights over Easter, and had an absolutely magnificent time. The two-bedroom cottage was just magic - so much so that when it came time to leave there were very nearly tears! The cottage is incredibly quiet, with a beautiful garden setting - very restful. The hosts couldn't do... More

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CliveCC, Owner at Clive Colonial Cottages, responded to this review

Many thanks for the fantastic review Kiri. It was wonderful to have your family stay with us and your daughters attachment to 'her' cottage was rather gorgeous! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we'd love to welcome you back in the future!. Kindest regards, Sandra More

Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We were looking for accommodation in the Hawkes Bay area which would be quiet and away from main roads and comfortable and rural. We found it. A small but perfectly formed development of three lovely cottages in a garden setting adjacent to but separate from the owners bungalow with ripe figs and citrus fruit to pick and herbs to hand.... More

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CliveCC, Owner at Clive Colonial Cottages, responded to this review

Wow what a wonderful review, thanks David for such wonderful words! So glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are certainly in an ideal location to explore the Hawkes Bay area! Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review, it is most appreciated. Kindest regards, Sandra More

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

We have just had a family reunion at the Clive Cottages, the cottages are very well appointed with everything you need. Our hosts Neil and Sandra could not do enough for us and made the weekend so enjoyable. I would really recommend the area and the cottages to anyone who wants a great weekend away. Thanks so much Neil and... More

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CliveCC, Owner at Clive Colonial Cottages, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review Lynette. It was delightful having your family group stay with us and so glad you had a great time, you were such a fun group!. Hopefully we will see you back again in the future. Kindest regards, Sandra More

Linton, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at the Tui Cottage and it was wonderful, very clean with all the amenities you could wish for. Sandra and Neil our hosts were very welcolming and never seemed to stop working. We would certainly have no reservations about recommending Clive Colonials for your stay in Hawkes Bay,

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CliveCC, Owner at Clive Colonial Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks Peter for your lovely review, we really appreciate it. It was lovely to meet you and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to NZ. Kindest regards, Sandra More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Lovely stay in these quiet, charming cottages in Hawke's Bay. Very clean with modern bathroom and walk in shower. Extremely helpful owners and great location for visiting Napier and the vineyards. Good welcome pack for breakfast, barbecue area and an outdoor chess board.

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CliveCC, Owner at Clive Colonial Cottages, responded to this review

It is always lovely to welcome guests who have stayed with us before and we are so glad that you again enjoyed your stay with us. Many thanks on your review and hope we may see you again in the future. Kindest regards, Sandra More

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Address: 198 School Road, Clive 4001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Clive
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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