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    Bush Sand and Sea

    26 Te Aute Ridge, Te Henga (Bethells Beach), Auckland, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent94%
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    “glow worms” (6 reviews)
    “hillary trail” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed June 15, 2017

    The place is on top of a mountain in a most beautiful location. the house is so comfortable. we loved the spa, it really helped after 1.5 day of Hillary trail walk. We will definitely stay there againMore

    Thank Ameneh S
    Response from LynHappy, Owner at Bush Sand and SeaResponded June 17, 2017

    Thank you for the review. We get great pleasure in helping Hilary Trail walkers get the most out of their time. Time is precious, but you made the most of yours and this was a good introduction for your 1st NZ trip! Each stay is...More

    Reviewed April 11, 2017

    Great restful haven after a day on the challenging Hillary Trail .The stunning view from the lounge down to the sea was memorable as was the comfort offered in this well designed accommodation. Alan and Lyn were great hosts and were very flexible and thoughtful...More

    Thank Tony C
    Response from LynHappy, Owner at Bush Sand and SeaResponded April 13, 2017

    Thank you for completing the 'to do' list for your epic trail trip by placing a review as well. You were all so well organised, able to adapt to weather conditions, truly prepared for anything. What a great Team and congratulations for your achievement too....More

    Reviewed March 18, 2017

    My girlfriend Lou and I loved Bush, Sand, and Sea. Lyn and Alan were great hosts. On our way to the B&B I stupidly managed to get my car stuck in a ditch. Lyn and Alan -- without any judgment of my driving abilities --...More

    Thank eddiegregg2017
    Response from LynHappy, Owner at Bush Sand and SeaResponded March 23, 2017

    Many thanks for taking the time to write a review. Glad you liked us and the glow worms! Have to update you, after you got stuck, we complained to the Council, they agreed it was a hazard and repaired- so we now have a very...More

    Reviewed February 23, 2017

    We had a wonderful stay here. Lyn and Alan are great hosts – making you feel completely at home and offering suggestions of things to do. The guest lodging is self-contained – you have your own separate apartment with kitchen, dinette, sitting area, bedroom, bath,...More

    Thank Mary J
    Response from LynHappy, Owner at Bush Sand and SeaResponded February 26, 2017

    Thank you so much for this review. High praise indeed..."It was definitely one of our best experiences in New Zealand – and we had many wonderful experiences!" It's always our goal, every stay should be the best it can be, but we are always thrilled...More

    Reviewed January 16, 2017

    Suitable for a couple only who want a remote night in the Waitakere ranges and a day trip to bethells beach. You need to drive to the beach or to particular walks in the Bush. friendly and helpful host. Had a problem with locking the...More

    1  Thank TKurdgirl
    Response from LynHappy, Owner at Bush Sand and SeaResponded January 18, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post on Trip Advisor. It's a useful and factual review for other Travellers and I am glad we suited you and your parents. Yes, we are ideal for 1 couple, but have had many 2 couples, etc, and...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • $136 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 1
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    • Te Henga (Bethells Beach)
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    • Bush Sand And Sea Te Henga (Bethells Beach), Auckland
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    "Only 1 room available on site and a bit expensive, has good views"
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    "No kids allowed, but our 14 year old had a great time."
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