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Driving Creek Villas

21A Colville Road, Coromandel, New Zealand
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014
28beverley58 Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We have stayed at Driving Creek Villas several times over the years and each return trip we love it more and more. The first time we stayed we thought everything was excellent but each time we return further little extras have been done. This time it was the Japanese hot tub at Moehau Villa which added that little something extra.... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Set in beautiful NZ Bush, an easy walk to the renowned Driving Creek Railway, Pottery & Art Gallery, and only a few minutes drive outside Coromandel Town, this property is a haven of tranquility and the perfect base for your exploration of this spectacular region of NZ. Comfort and luxury combine in a superbly furnished villa, with outdoor decks ,... More

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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Our last respite before an arduous journey home... and what an idyllic spot. The beauty of the location, the absolute privacy, the comfort and amenities, the artistic touches.. all combine to make this the loveliest stay we have had in New Zealand. The view from the patio over coffee as the sun comes up is gorgeous, the hot tub experience... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We don’t normally write reviews on the properties that we stay at but felt we had to for this particular property. Our first comments when we arrived were “we should have booked this place for the whole week, rather than just the weekend”. It’s everything that you could want, for a quiet, secluded break. We stayed in the Moehau Villa... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

My wife and spent two idyllic nights at this sheltered Eden away from the noise and bustle of the city. The Villa, with outdoor hot tub, BBQ, tree clad surrounds was as private and peaceful as an island and is only 1 hours travel from almost everywhere up the peninsula, 15 minute walk from first class restaurant and charming bars... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The 3 Driving Creek Villas are beautifully placed in very secluded quiet spots and are set in some stunning NZ native bush. They are very spacious, the internet is perfect, the Weber BBQ's are fantastic and yes, we will go back again.

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London, England
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30 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Booked a 2 night stay in Jan 2014. Stayed in Kaipawa villa: villas are identical and Kaipawa is at the end of the property so absolutely private. The villa is extremely well equipped, everything you need. The hot tub was great (though the mozzies had a feast on me!) . It's only a couple of minutes drive to Coromandel town.... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

What a find. We came here based on previous reviews and were not disappointed. Setting is magical, and very private. Excellent villa, with beautiful new appliances and furnishings. An incredibly peaceful place. Very clean, comfortable, accessible to town. Just beautiful, and the birds were free!

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Shanghai, China
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

the perfect VILLA with complete privacy, garden & jungle around, a hot tub and great facilities. Great rooms, charming design, very cosy. We were 2 adult & 2 children & stayed for 2 nights. Great cookings, BBQ - driving creek train just a t walking distance. To recommend!

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

We stayed there on 21st dec 2013 till 23rd dec 2013. Perfect place to get away. We drove in and the keys were placed for us and a note at the entrance stated where to find them with a welcome note. It was home away from home, small yard, kitchen facing the mountains, outdoor hot tub. Away from the road... More

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Address: 21A Colville Road, Coromandel, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Coromandel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Spa Wheelchair access
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Set in beautiful, private bush surrounds, our spacious, fully self-contained boutique villas offer the perfect accommodation to unwind - beside the meandering Coromandel stream where gold was first discovered in New Zealand over 150 years ago. Purpose-built to a high standard, Driving Creek Villas combine colourful pacific themes with modern styling, providing a Coromandel luxury accommodation experience. ... more   less 
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