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Cavalli Beach House Retreat

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Mahinepua Rd | RD 1, Kaeo 0478, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Cannot recommend this spot highly enough. We enjoyed our short stay and will be back. Carrie and Richard are most charming hosts. Carrie is also a whizz in the kitchen so I recommend the "eat in" option. Perfect location for a romantic getaway

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We did enjoy the lovely location and the ambience of Cavalli House. We love to meet other people and hear about their experiences and Cavalli House was all of the above. Carrie provided lots of local knowledge as we departed.. We did enjoy fresh fruit and yoghurt and freshly squeezed juice each morning in addition to hot breakfast.. Very spacious... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I can't imagine a more incredible end to our recent holiday in New Zealand than the five nights we spent at Cavalli Beach House. It was absolutely amazing in every way! We had stayed at Cavalli several years ago for two nights and loved it so much we wanted to return for much longer this time. We spent a glorious... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Jon, Carrie and Richard. Jon was visiting chef and took great care of us. We made sure we ate "in" every night of our stay. Initially, we had a little trouble finding the house but we found this inconvenice well worth it once we arrived. The location allowed for easy access to different sites... More 

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Marlow
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This was the perfect Getaway break! As our time was limited, we booked for two nights and decided to stay put cocooned in the natural environment unique to New Zealand. We spent our time absorbing the magic of this glorious unspoilt part of the North island: the perfect place to disengage the mind, rewind, refresh and recharge the batteries. Waking... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Carrie and Richard were terrific hosts and the food and service were unbelievable. They have created a truly special property in one of the most scenic and relaxing places on earth. They know the Bay of Islands and Northern NZ and were very helpful recommending activities. However, we hardly wanted to leave the ambiance and beauty of the property. They... More 

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North Yorkshire
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Great location, wonderful views, excellent food and luxurious decor We would recommend the walk along the peninsula opposite - a short kayak from the hotel We'd stayed here before 11 years ago, and it was good to see that standards have been maintained. It perhaps didnt have quite the same personal feel as before ( when we first went it... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Cavalli Beach house is located in a quiet little bay. The view from the lodge are incredible. Our suite was luxurious with private decks. We spent our last day just hanging around the lodge, sitting out on the deck in the comfortable chairs watching the views, hearing the waves crash on the shore. It was so relaxing, we just didn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We stayed for a few days and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The location is idyllic with beautiful views across the bay. For the energetic there is plenty to do and likewise if you just want to relax you can. Wonderful hosts (Carrie and Richard) wonderful food. Can't do enough for you. Would highly recommend to anyone thinking of staying.

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Moerewa, NZ
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Spent the weekend there, should have been longer, great hosts, great beds, AMAZING meals, Richard and Carrie can not do enough to ensure that you enjoy your stay. With views from the moon rising to open your eyes in the morning, to trying to eat breakfast while looking across the bay. You are almost on another planet

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