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Bream Head Coast Walks

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Lovely stay and great walks

Stayed here for 3 nights with our daughter and her partner, did all the walks listed in Claire’s... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Leicester, England
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Get together with friends for a visit and tramping

We were 3 friends having a bit of a reunion, 2 from New Zealand and 1 from the US. It was a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alexis P
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We are Northland's first three-day private unguided walk. Situated at Whangarei Heads our boutique walk encompasses private farmland, stunning ocean and harbour beaches, rural roads, recreational reserves and public walkways. Start each day from our...more
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395 Ody Road, Whangarei 0174, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights with our daughter and her partner, did all the walks listed in Claire’s notes and while the day 2 walk was hard work it was certainly worth doing. If you are staying for 3 nights it might be worth doing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were 3 friends having a bit of a reunion, 2 from New Zealand and 1 from the US. It was a wonderful 3 days. Claire could not have been a better host. The whole experience exceeded our expectations. Her attention to all details was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alexis P
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We were a mixed age group (32 - 66) in need of a break. What a great choice we made. Claires local knowledge is unsupassed and it is impressive that she knows every inch of all the trails. It was such a treat to come...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeff Y
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic 3 days were spent at Claire’s accommodation. The food was excellent and the walk stunning. We thoroughly enjoyed the challenge of day 2 especially. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank claredunne4
Reviewed December 2, 2018

All of the walking paths around Whangarei are so well maintained! And the rating is accurate. Many have toilets at the parking area too. Love to walk around Whangarei.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sburkerd
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Highly recommend this. The walks were stunning, even for a New Zealander who has done lots of tramping. Claire was lovely to deal with, the lodge was very comfortable and the food delicious. Staying at Bream Lodge made the whole experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bridget R
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Lovely stay at Claire's comfy lodge. The walks were magic - we even got to see orca. Claire was a great host - well explained walks, amazing meals, home baking (I ate 14 pieces of ginger crunch by myself - just as well as I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shazzynz
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Our local tramping group had the most wonderful stay at Bream lodge! We all felt so welcome and well looked after by our lovely host, Claire. The food was amazing, the house was so comfortable and the scenery was outstanding ...... what a very special...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

We were a group of 7 friends spending a weekend together with the aim of getting away from the city for some walking, relaxing, eating and drinking. All boxes were ticked and we were all blown away by Claire's wonderful hospitality, local knowledge and cooking....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AngelaMount
Reviewed November 25, 2018

This was an away trip for our walking group from Wellington - a mixture of couples and singles, all in our Gold Card years. Eleven of us fitted comfortably into the lodge, which we had to ourselves, although it did require some to share bunk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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