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Magic Cottages at Takou River

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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for our anniversary weekend in March. It was by far and away, the most amazing spot we've visited in the Bay of Islands. The owners really have thought of everything. I would definitely recommend spending extra for one of their combo deals.From...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a lovely, relaxing weekend in the Magic Cottage.It is rare that we are without the internet and TV but this was a refreshing change! We were able to truly relax in a lovely setting. The hosts Anna and Iain provided...More

Thank ClareUK123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Magic Cottage, and agreed that this was most definitely one of our favourite places to stay. Everything we needed was in the cottage, and everything we didn't need wasn't (wifi, cell reception, TV), we were gladly cut off...More

Thank chrispeteru
Response from takouriver, Owner at Magic Cottages at Takou RiverResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Chris, So glad you both had exactly the weekend you wanted at Magic Cottage! Looking forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Best regards, Anna

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

My wife needed a weekend away and I chose this property. With that selection I also won brownie points. We stayed in the Magic Cottage. Very clean, great amenities, and a wonderful, private spot. Easy drive to Kerikeri for groceries, and on this wet occasion,...More

Thank Modex
Reviewed March 9, 2018

This magic place is one of nature’s beauties. Peaceful, beautiful, relaxing, calming, romantic, fun and just the right place for a couple to unwind. Great to have use of the kayaks, walking through the farmland and beautiful native bush where all you hear are the...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Hot Tub
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Price range
$138 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$138 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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missy_kellyB
August 12, 2017|
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Response from takouriver | Property representative |
Hi Kelly and Max, Thanks for your enquiry and we would love to help. Unfortunately we don't offer single night stays. Our normal minimum is 2 nights, and over Christmas and New Year, this extends to 7 nights (1 week... More
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"If you want total privacy, book the Magic Cottage in summer"
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"The house is amazing, I also can't wait to return on an anniversary to one of the other properties."
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"If you are a couple with no children, Magic Cottage it is!!"
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"The magic cottage and glamping tent caught our attention as the most fun experiences."
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