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Castaways Resort

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing experience. Camping but with the comfort of hotel room. We did the 2 day break a little cold but the tent/hut was cosy. All the food we could wish for in fact probably too much! Food was not exactly 5* restaurant quality but didn't...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Stayed with friends for a wedding. View is AMAZING! The venue is peaceful and quiet, and the rooms are gorgeous. Our room overlooked the ocean and we spent our time gazing out to the unknown. Staff were great and the food at the wedding was...More

Thank Lania M
Response from MichalJanalik, General Manager at Castaways ResortResponded January 30, 2018

Dear Lalefrema, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Castaways Resort. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am surprised to read the other poor reviews, as when I complained about the food, service and "luxury" experience as a whole I was told that feedback is always positive. We went glamping for our "minimoon" and it was such a terrible experience I...More

Thank Renee J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a horrible night glam camping here. Anything more than 1 light on at a time and a loud beeping noise started - telling us the battery was dying. Microwave wouldn’t operate - so half of the food was inedible, and...all...damn...night....the beeping continued. If we...More

Thank James F
Response from MichalJanalik, General Manager at Castaways ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi James, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback from your Glam Camping experience at Castaways. We are incredibly sorry about the issues you faced and we have taken steps to ensure that this does not happen in the future....More

Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

my family took me here for lunch from auckland a really great place as the views out to the pacific ocean are great the chowder was top draw. really worth a visit . I'll go back when I return to.nz next year

Thank busterwigley
Response from MichalJanalik, General Manager at Castaways ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Busterwigley, Thanks so much for your feedback. It's always a pleasure to receive such positive comments and I will share these with our team. We look forward to welcoming you back to Castaways next year. Kind regards, Michal Janalik

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Beachfront
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$134 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$134 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Vanii12
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Anastasia K | Reviewed this property |
The resort is right on the beach :) I would say two minute walk
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hipalpal
August 15, 2015|
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Response from MichalJanalik | Property representative |
Hi there hipalpal - Kylie Hall here from Castaways Resort. Thanks for your questions. Our Coastal Glam Camp sites are located in secluded settings, so yes you can enjoy the outdoors of your camp too. Walking at night is not... More
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"Only good thing is the views ..."
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"All rooms have a great view from what we could see."
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"We haven't stayed so can't say but the units all face the sea and look amazing."
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"All the studios have great views, if a family, then the 2 bedroom units are higher up the hill and even..."
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