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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You could not top the Avalon Resort for its privacy, tranquility and overall comfort... A short rundown of pros and cons: Pros: The setting is unbeatable; the self-contained cottages are a good size and well equipped; the bath is fabulous for a good soak; the bed is super comfy and the large balcony with table and seating is like having... More 

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Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Great location and setting. Friendly, cheery and helpful resort manager, Willem, waited longer than his usual work day for us arriving at night, thanks again. Resort is in peaceful setting with cottages positioned well with own parking. Close to town shops and amenities with plenty to see and do in the area. The cottage is well appointed and has all... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Can't rave enough about this place. A little island of paradise & tranquility in the heart of KeriKeri. Love having an excuse to go to KeriKeri just so that I can stay here. Beautiful balinese style cottages set in the most peaceful, beautiful gardens - my little patch of heaven

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Unfortunately for us as a family our trip to Kerikeri which was the first in a long time was a sad occasion. However the setting was delightful, the cottages were set in the most peaceful way, we were woken up to beautiful bird song and as we sat on the deck drinking coffee, the local wildlife played nearby. The peacefulness... More 

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

First of the location is fantastic. A little difficult to know you have the right drive in the dark. Once you get down the drive it opens up in to lush subtropical gardens, complete with two spring fed lakes. Set in the heart of the property is the office and the studio apartments. This area also includes the spring fed... More 

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Savigny-Sur-Orge, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

I spent a very amazing stay (three weeks) in Avalon! the staff was very plaisant and the place very beautiful! No noise, it is really secure ! I recommend this hotel to spend a very nice stay! The hotel is in the country, very green with beautiful landscape and very near to town around two minutes by car. I recommend... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Our hosts were very friendly, but unfortunately our room was not properly cleaned. Mold was clearly visible on the window sills and blinds, the fridge was dirty, mosquito marks on the roof and walls. On having to close all the windows at night due to the mosquito problem the mold gave off a really strong musty smell which was too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic place to stay! The cottages are so comfortable and private. I felt like i was staying in an oasis but only 2min walk from town. The hosts are such lovely people! Cant wait to go back.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Amazing spacious 'little' cottage set in a slice of paradise with hosts who still believe in hospitality. The cottage was beautifully appointed and immaculately clean. I could live there forever... It is set amongst the most amazing 7 acres of planting, together with gorgeous ponds. Minutes from the Kerikeri shopping centre, and unfortunately not too far from the Makana Chocolate... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

A hidden gem. We had a 5 night stay, from the time we arrived we were greeted with very helpful and friendly staff, Willem and his lovely staff Ation and Manu made our stay special,we started our stay in a studio room which was lovely but when we saw the cottages we decided to ask for an upgrade, this was... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Avalon is a small boutique resort with self-contained serviced cottages and studio units, facing the golf course. Described as a little paradise and piece of heaven by many travellers, our 7 acre property features natural springs, waterfalls, lakes and river where you can kayaking. Our secluded valley has the feel of a nature retreat, but is close to shops, restaurants and various attractions in Kerikeri and the Bay of Islands. Set at the top of the valley, the stylish self contained cottages offer elevated views over the beautiful property. The deck, as well the large windows, allow one to be fully immersed in nature both inside and outside. With a king bed in the bedroom and 2 sofa-beds in the lounge, the unit can sleep up to 4 guests. The cosy self-contained studio rooms are located near the lush gardens around the Oasis pool complex. They sleep 2 or 3 guests and can be adjoined for families. Our studios all have an en-suite bathroom, a kitchenette and a private covered deck area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Avalon Resort

Address: 340A Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Kerikeri
Price Range: $84 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Avalon Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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