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The Farm at Cape Kidnappers

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446 Clifton Road, Te Awanga, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 4 nights at Cape Kidnappers and it was outstanding from our arrival to departure. The lodge is magnificent and the rooms are spacious and extremely comfortable. Lovely bedding, great amenities in the large bathroom and a huge soaking tub, radiant heating in the floor and heated towel racks. Also loved the delicious homemade snacks. The staff are gracious... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Such an amazing place to stay. You will not be disappointed and wish you could stay longer. Everything about this place is wonderful. The staff, food, spa,views, so much to see and do. Very family friendly. We stayed durning the Rick Stein weekend and had a hard time leaving. You will feel welcome from everyone.

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Koblenz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

If you like to play golf and love stunning scenery this is the place! This is the most beautiful golf course I have played in 90 countries. Each hole has its difficulty but always you are surrounded by an incredibly beautiful panorama. The lodge is at its best, true 5 star comfort, right on the golf course. But this is... More 

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KrisShep123, Manager at The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments! We are very lucky to have such an impressive product to work with, it is a constant reminder to us of the Robertson Family's vision to create and be the best. It is always a pleasure to share the Cape property with our guests and great to hear you enjoyed the challenging round of... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Seven years after our first visit another memorable weekend was had here. Excellent staff, great food and wine, and the lodge and accommodation easily as good as the last experience. I'm sure I could find something that wasn't quite right but that would really be splitting hairs. We have been fortunate enough to stay at Kauri Cliffs and Matakauri as... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

It's hard to share how much we loved Cape Kidnappers. We were skeptical as we entered--it's a 15-minute drive after you enter the property to get to the actual lodge. But it's heaven throughout. Not pretentious at all, but you're never left wanting for anything. The staff is engaging and omnipresent but not all up in your business. It was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We have just arrived back down to earth after a, "One of a kind", weekend away at The Farm, everything was 6 star. The rooms are more like small villa's with the up-most privacy and stunning views encompassing nearly all of Hawkes Bay. The service, food along with wine pairings.. well I'm just speechless. All this and in the most... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed a weekend at Cape Kidnappers with a group of friends and everyone left feeling that it had been something really special. From the moment we were greeted by staff at The Farm to the time we checked out, the service was fantastic - attentive and caring, but not overwhelming. Our suite was beautiful, comfortable and... More 

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Zurich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Sister Lodge of Kauri Cliffs overlooking beautiful coastline. Plenty of things to do in the area, we wish we would have stayed longer. Beats Kauri Cliffs on setting, service level, pool area. Staff less volatile. However still not up to friendliness and warmth of Huka Lodge. Food was average. No dark bread at breakfast, no cheese, cold cuts, etc on... More 

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Had a great time despite the rain. Would love to come back. Fantastic property with plenty to do . You just need a good weather. Would have loved to spend time by the pool and do some more walks. Staff very helpfull and food great.

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San Carlos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

From our personal greeting upon arrival, to the staff telling us "it seems you just arrived" after our three day stay, we felt welcome and at home. Set on a 6,000 acre sheep and cattle farm on the rugged coastline of the North Island, luxury awaited us at every turn. Our beautifully appointed room looked out over the breathtaking views... More 

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