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Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation

100E Greenslade Road | Moonlight Bay, Raglan 3295, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for total relaxation and a bit of luxury this could be the one. Set approximately 5 minutes drive from the charming seaside town of Raglan we stayed in 'The Suite' - a fully self contained and private residence with lovely views of the bay. The Suite offers a separate living area with modern kitchen and is well... More 

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suekendall, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words and really glad you enjoyed your stay. Best of luck with the rest of your travels in New Zealand. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The lovely little cottage was the perfect place to spend the first night of our trip together with a bed that overlooked the sea. It had everything we needed for our own stay but be aware there is no kitchen.

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suekendall, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay. The cottage does have a kitchenette, but not a seperate kitchen. This comes complete with fridge, electric jug, toaster, coffee plunger, electric frypan, electric hot plate, microwave, plates, mugs, ect and a gas BBQ on the deck. Waking up to that great view is a highlight many of our guests enjoy. Thanks for you comments... More 

Sansol
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Gorgeous little gem- with beautiful views. Great linen, water pressure etc. Made feel very welcome and felt completely rejuvenated after our stay. Our only criticism is that the cottage was described as 'luxury' on the Waters Edge website. Whilst it is quaint, it isn't luxurious. We sadly got eaten alive at night as their was no air con and we... More 

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suekendall, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

Really glad you were able to enjoy our peaceful little spot. During the height of the summer we do get a few "flying" visitors - the only down side of living in such a gorgeous spot. Safe travels. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We stayed in the Cottage for the long weekend and it was so charming and delightful. The views are amazing and nothing beats waking up and seeing the ocean. The location is great, lovely and quiet at night and then a 3 min drive into Raglan town. Sue and Gus were lovely and made us feel very welcome. Only one... More 

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suekendall, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

We are really glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had an absolutely lovely peaceful relaxing couple of days here at the cottage.Its cute and cosy.My partner even he said it was cute.The sound of the birds in the back ground,looking at the water from the property on a lovely sunny weekend stay felt like summer is just around the corner.Will be back .Awesome thank you.

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suekendall, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

So glad you had a good time- and look forward to seeing you back again to enjoy the magic that is our little slice or paradise. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed at Water's Edge for two nights during winter. Photographs of the location looked beautiful and we weren't disappointed. On the harbour edge in a quiet bay a few minutes drive from Raglan township, the north-facing cottage captures all day sun. The new owners, Sue and Gus live in another home on the property, and had lit the gas... More 

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suekendall, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to provide a review and the balanced feedback you have given. As the new owners we are always looking of ways to provide the perfect stay- we will investigate the suggestions you have made. We hope you may be able to make it back to Raglan another time. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

On the strength of the other reviews we thought we'd stay here for a couple of nights in July... but we loved it so much we stayed for a week. The cottage is so cosy, quiet and clean. And waking up on a winter's morning to look out over the water was just magical. Therese and Edi are the best.... More 

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RaglanParadise, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review on your stay in the Beachfront Cottage. We really appreciate the time you took to do this, but also to know that you were happy and comfortable here, and that you received the parcel last week. We hope next time you need some 'r & r' you will come back. During the summertime... More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

A wonderful spot with outstanding views. Edi and Therese are wonderful hosts and we thoroughly enjoyed our long weekend here. The decor was tasteful and the extra touches - fresh flowers, real linen napkins and beatiful china - and it was only for breakfast, made it special.

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RaglanParadise, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your weekend here, and that you took the time to post a review on our site. Thank you! Do hope to see you here again so you can enjoy more of Raglan. Kindest regards Therese and Edi Waters Edge Raglan More 

Solana Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

This bed and breakfast sits right on the bay in Raglan is beautiful. We stayed in the cottage which was clean, quaint, had a kitchenette, could sleep 3 and had beautiful views. It was so serene it was a shame to have to check emails occassionally. They do have wi-fi and have the option for a continental breakfast. The weather... More 

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RaglanParadise, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

So pleased we have more guests who enjopyed their stay here, and also took the time to write a review for us. Thank you so much! Raglan has such a lot to offer both summer and winter, and hope you can get back here during another season. Take care...Kind regards Therese and Edi, Waters Edge, Raglan More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Waters Edge lives up to it's reputation. Wonderful site, a cottage that could double as the old curiosity shop and charming hosts. At $185 a night it's beyond our usual tariff, but every now and then you should treat yourself, and this is the pace to do it.

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RaglanParadise, Owner at Waters Edge Holiday Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting your review on Waters Edge. We were so pleased you were referred to us and weren't disappointed. We enjoyed seeing you both taking a break here and enjoying the ambience of The Cottage and surrounds. We hope to see you here again some time. Therese and Edi More 

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