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God himself must play here !

The most amazing course ive ever played. Such incredible views that golf almost seems secondary... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kiwiaudio
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Toledo, Ohio
5 star resort

I’ve stayed at Kidnappers and Kauri and they are totally pretentious albeit fabulous. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
973reneet
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Del Mar, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The most amazing course ive ever played. Such incredible views that golf almost seems secondary. Its expensive, but worth it. Definitely should be on top of any serious golfers bucket list. I was lucky to have the course almost to myself on the last day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve stayed at Kidnappers and Kauri and they are totally pretentious albeit fabulous. The anachronistic insistence on men wearing jackets in the dining room boggles the mind and is just one example of pretention. But absent that silly requirement the place is gorgeous and a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from 3 nights here for our 25th wedding anniversary. The main lodge building is absolutely beautiful and the welcome your receive on arrival is gorgeous. The decor is divine and the views out to sea (over the golf course) are stunning....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

As the course is out of the way (4 hours from Auckland) traffic here is extremely light. If you wanted to, you can whiz by in a 3 hour round. But you don't want to do that with this course. Along with bringing your "A"...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rokasanda
Reviewed April 3, 2018

5+ star for this magnificent golf course. If you are looking for a golf course that has an amazing course, breathtaking views, wonderful first class service and top-class facilities then you need to play here and add to your bucket list. This truly is a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

I have played Pebble Beach, Spyglass, the Old Course in St. Andrews, Kingsbarnes, Pine Valley and many others. This is a drop dead gorgeous course, but it is very fair and not punitive. There are no water features to get you into trouble, and there...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank slwsweet
Reviewed January 11, 2018

Kauri Cliffs golf course, fantastic staff made experience awesome, take lots of pics, bring your A game, the facilities were 5stars. Bring your partner / wife/ husband if not golfer let them drive you around the course and the will get an idea why you...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank xiemh
Reviewed December 1, 2017

Kauri Cliffs is one of the best courses you'll ever play in your lifetime! It starts with a very professional golf staff, continues with a great golf course layout that includes some of the best views in the Bay of Islands and finishes with an...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Russell P
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We had a great day playing Kauri Cliffs. The golf course was exceptional, the condition A1 and the service 2nd to none. I can't fault anything BUT you will pay for it. It is very expensive. It was a great thing to do and for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank kevinn404
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The course has the most amazing views and was in perfect condition. You can definitely see why it is rated in The top 100 in The world. The service all through the day from first arrival until we left was second to none. On top...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Anotherkiwitraveller
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