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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   20 Zita Avenue | Matakatia, Whangaparaoa 0930, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014
Karen Rose C Monroeville, Pennsylvania
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Monroeville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Clear View is one of the best bed-and-breakfasts I have ever stayed at. The property is immaculately clean, quiet and beautifully landscaped with a killer view of Matakatia Beach and (at night) the sparkling lights of Auckland across the harbor. The location is great if you have a car, close to shops and a wide variety of restaurants. Hosts Shelly... More

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Very steep drive to this B&B!, but enough off street parking for guests. Thought the deal was good value for money but you will need a car to go anywhere. Ate at the local Marina which was good and at a noisy JAC' s Bar ( pizza was v good).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Really great place to stay - super clean and fresh bed linens - lovely welcome from the owners who go out of their way to help and make your stay enjoyable. Great nights sleep and good view of the bay looking back to auckland harbour. Good breakfast too.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Whangaparaoa Peninsula [Māori for "Bay of Whales"] is a hidden gem just 25 KMS north of Auckland NZ’s largest city. From the opening of the front door Shelly and Nigel made us instantly welcome and to feel like long lost friends staying in their home. Our room, the Fantail room had en suite and coffee/tea kitchenette. All the faculties offered... More

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Ubersee, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

It is a lovely place with stunning views from the deck over the bay. The rooms are clean, very comfortable and very beautyful. The Breakfast is perfect. Shelley is a amazing host and you don't want to leave at the end of your stay. Thank you, I would return in a heartbeat and recommend Clear View without hesitation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Not only the view is gorgious but Shelly and her husband, make that short stay and unique experience. The location is great, the cooked breakfast was perfect. So a highly recommanded place to stay. To conclude amazing view and supberbe beach that we didn't have the time to test- we wish we could have stayed longer...

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Rangiora, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Shelly, her husband and their daughter were perfect hosts and we will be back. The cooked breakfast, yummy toast with home made jam was superb and the '45 second' (ask Shelly!) cappuccino coffee was right up there with the best barrister.The views from the property are great, the beds are very comfortable and our stay felt more like staying with... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

A beautiful home and a very warm welcome by Shelly. A tasty breakfast and some lovely home baked cakes to take on our travels. Very comfy bed and good clean facilities. A very comfortable night thank you.

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Beautiful location, everything- the atmosphere, furniture, hosts and ambience was very comfortable and relaxed, whilst of high standard. Amazing view and beach only moments away- we wish we could have stayed longer...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Our stay in NZ was made by Shelly and her amazing house with views to die for. She could not have done anything more to make us feel welcome. Her home cooked scones are an afternoon treat well worth coming back from your daily trip around this tranquil peninsular. This B&B is one of New Zealand's well kept secrets. She... More

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Address: 20 Zita Avenue | Matakatia, Whangaparaoa 0930, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Whangaparaoa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Clear View 3*
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Clear View Bed & Breakfast - beautifully elevated position, enjoying stunning views of Rangitoto & the City. The house backs on to protected native bush, where Tuis, Wood Pigeons and Fantails can be seen. Three Beautifully styled rooms, with garden or sea view. Fantail en-suite with Ranch Sliders leasing onto garden. Pukeko & Tui share a bathroom. Pukeko had Ranch Sliders leading on to the garden, 2 x king single beds or Californian King. Tui has ranch sliders leading on to the deck, Queen Bed which enjoys stunning sea views. Sit, relax and enjoy the stunning views over Matakatia Bay, Rangitoto and the city. .Manly village is a short stroll away, with its many shops and restaurants. Cooked or Continental breakfast included in rate. ... more   less 
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